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Zip Code 08204 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 08204 is 18,296 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.10 | Zip Code 08204 land area is 20.272 sq. miles | Population density is 902.53 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 08204

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 46.5
Median Age - Male 42.7
Median Age - Female 48.9

Median age of zip code 08204 is 7.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 25% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 08204 is 13.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 19.3% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 08204 median age is 4.7% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 27% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 08204

White population 16747
Black or African American population 781
Asian population 185
American Indian and Alaska Native population 340
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 7
Other population 44

Region of birth

Zip code 08204 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.4%
Danish 0.3% Dutch 1.1%
English 14.2% French No Basque 2.9%
French Canadian 0.4% German 24.7%
Greek 0.6% Hungarian 0.4%
Irish 30% Italian 15%
Lithuanian 0.5% Norwegian 1.4%
Polish 5.3% Portuguese 0.4%
Russian 0.8% Scotch-Irish 1.7%
Scottish 1.7% Slovak 0.2%
Subsaharan African 0.3% Swedish 1.5%
Swiss 0.2% Ukrainian 1%
USA 4.1% Welsh 1.4%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.4% Other Ancestries 8.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 08204

Family Type Distribution
Total families 5289
Married couples 76.18%
Other couples 23.82%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 08204

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 14.69% 25.09%
$30,000 and $50,000 17.53% 19.69%
$50,000 and $100,000 37.46% 32.06%
$100,000 and $200,000 25.79% 19.51%
$200,000 or more 4.54% 3.65%

Households by size in zip code 08204

Household language in zip code 08204

English language 92.6%
Spanish language 3.73%
Other European language 3.2%
Asian language 0.46%
Other language 0%

Population by housing unit in zip code 08204

Total Occupied housing units 8191
Detached housing units 73.58%
Attached housing units 4.8%
2 units 3.7%
3 - 4 units 4.2%
5 - 9 units 2.48%
10 - 19 units 3.09%
20 - 49 units 0.84%
50 or more units 6.06%
Mobile homes 1.26%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 08204

Use car, track or Van 84.25%
Use public transportation 1.01%
Use Motorcycle 0.12%
Use bicycle 2.99%
Walk to work 7.56%
Work at home 4.07%

School attendance in zip code 08204

Attent Preschool programs 2.81%
Attend Public School 13.16%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.08%
Attent graduate studies 0.84%
Not enrolled in school 78.11%

Highest school attainment in zip code 08204

Less then 9th grade 2.54%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.28%
High school diploma 38.95%
Some college, no degree 22.42%
Associate degree 6.52%
Bachelor's degree 20.86%
Graduate or professional degree 1.43%

Real Estate in zip code 08204

Housing occupied 62.95%
Housing vacant 37.05%
Housing occupied by owner 72.82%
Housing occupied by tenant 27.18%
Total Rented Units 2226
Median Contract Gross Rent $841
Median Gross Rent $926
Median Home Value $313,900

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 08204 median gross rent is 10.11% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 08204

Studio $780
1 Bedroom $800
2 Bedrooms $1,000
3 Bedrooms $1,310
4 Bedrooms $1,350
AVERAGE RENT $1,048

Average rent in zip code 08204 ($1,048.00) is 14.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 12% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 08204 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 15% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 14.9% lower, two bedroom rent is 15.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 14.4% lower, four bedroom rent is 15.1% lower.

Housing units in zip code 08204

Total housing units 13011
Detached housing units 67.31%
Attached housing units 6.12%
2 units 4.11%
3 - 4 units 6.45%
5 - 9 units 3.29%
10 - 19 units 3.39%
20 - 49 units 1.38%
50 or more units 6.34%
Mobile homes 1.61%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 08204

Total Real Estate Taxes $24,587,700
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $14,394,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $10,193,300

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