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Zip Code 08505 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 08505 is 17,087 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.02 | Zip Code 08505 land area is 21.0531 sq. miles | Population density is 811.61 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 08505

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 40.3
Median Age - Male 37.9
Median Age - Female 41.9

Median age of zip code 08505 is 7.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 8.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 08505 is 4.4% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 5.9% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 08505 median age is 4.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 8.8% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 08505

White population 13004
Black or African American population 1849
Asian population 1413
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 562

Region of birth

Zip code 08505 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.4% Czech 0.6%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 1.3%
English 12.2% French No Basque 2.4%
French Canadian 0.4% German 21.7%
Greek 0.9% Hungarian 5.5%
Irish 24% Italian 21.3%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 9.6% Portuguese 0.2%
Russian 1.5% Scotch-Irish 1.2%
Scottish 1.9% Slovak 1.5%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 0.7%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.8%
USA 3% Welsh 0.6%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.2% Other Ancestries 16.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 08505

Family Type Distribution
Total families 4371
Married couples 72.75%
Other couples 27.25%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 08505

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 4.05% 10.78%
$30,000 and $50,000 14.64% 17.14%
$50,000 and $100,000 29.95% 32.34%
$100,000 and $200,000 44.09% 34.35%
$200,000 or more 7.28% 5.39%

Households by size in zip code 08505

Household language in zip code 08505

English language 82.67%
Spanish language 2.96%
Other European language 8.77%
Asian language 4.45%
Other language 1.15%

Population by housing unit in zip code 08505

Total Occupied housing units 6774
Detached housing units 56.33%
Attached housing units 22%
2 units 2.41%
3 - 4 units 5.67%
5 - 9 units 4.15%
10 - 19 units 5.86%
20 - 49 units 2.1%
50 or more units 0.83%
Mobile homes 0.66%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 08505

Use car, track or Van 89.69%
Use public transportation 3.21%
Use Motorcycle 0.22%
Use bicycle 0.53%
Walk to work 1.73%
Work at home 4.63%

School attendance in zip code 08505

Attent Preschool programs 2.94%
Attend Public School 18.71%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.1%
Attent graduate studies 1.57%
Not enrolled in school 72.68%

Highest school attainment in zip code 08505

Less then 9th grade 2.79%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 5.2%
High school diploma 29.57%
Some college, no degree 21.38%
Associate degree 7.72%
Bachelor's degree 30.83%
Graduate or professional degree 2.51%

Real Estate in zip code 08505

Housing occupied 93.08%
Housing vacant 6.92%
Housing occupied by owner 73.16%
Housing occupied by tenant 26.84%
Total Rented Units 1818
Median Contract Gross Rent $966
Median Gross Rent $1,104
Median Home Value $289,300

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 08505 median gross rent is 14.29% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 08505

Studio $800
1 Bedroom $910
2 Bedrooms $1,090
3 Bedrooms $1,330
4 Bedrooms $1,610
AVERAGE RENT $1,148

Average rent in zip code 08505 ($1,148.00) is 10.6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 22.7% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 08505 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 11.3% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 11% lower, two bedroom rent is 10.6% lower, three bedroom rent is 10.8% lower, four bedroom rent is 10% lower.

Housing units in zip code 08505

Total housing units 7278
Detached housing units 55.92%
Attached housing units 21.89%
2 units 2.24%
3 - 4 units 6.87%
5 - 9 units 3.86%
10 - 19 units 5.88%
20 - 49 units 1.95%
50 or more units 0.77%
Mobile homes 0.62%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 08505

Total Real Estate Taxes $33,973,500
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $25,833,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $8,139,700

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