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Zip Code 08234 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 08234 is 42,343 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.07 | Zip Code 08234 land area is 60.5818 sq. miles | Population density is 698.94 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 08234

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 39
Median Age - Male 38.1
Median Age - Female 39.6

Median age of zip code 08234 is 16.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 4.8% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 08234 is 16.1% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 6.4% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 08234 median age is 18.2% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 2.9% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 08234

White population 28674
Black or African American population 4450
Asian population 4049
American Indian and Alaska Native population 112
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 85
Other population 2483

Region of birth

Zip code 08234 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.4% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 1.4%
English 10.6% French No Basque 2.2%
French Canadian 0.6% German 18.4%
Greek 0.7% Hungarian 0.6%
Irish 23.2% Italian 17.3%
Lithuanian 0.3% Norwegian 0.6%
Polish 4.6% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 1.5% Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Scottish 1.4% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.9% Swedish 0.9%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.5%
USA 4.3% Welsh 0.8%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.5% Other Ancestries 26.3%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 08234

Family Type Distribution
Total families 10661
Married couples 78.67%
Other couples 21.33%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 08234

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 9.99% 17.6%
$30,000 and $50,000 18.3% 17.77%
$50,000 and $100,000 33.93% 34.71%
$100,000 and $200,000 31.84% 25.04%
$200,000 or more 5.95% 4.88%

Households by size in zip code 08234

Household language in zip code 08234

English language 75.6%
Spanish language 12.05%
Other European language 5.4%
Asian language 5.67%
Other language 1.28%

Population by housing unit in zip code 08234

Total Occupied housing units 14674
Detached housing units 75.8%
Attached housing units 4.14%
2 units 1.86%
3 - 4 units 2.46%
5 - 9 units 2.5%
10 - 19 units 1.96%
20 - 49 units 0.62%
50 or more units 0.51%
Mobile homes 10.14%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 08234

Use car, track or Van 95.08%
Use public transportation 2.02%
Use Motorcycle 0.1%
Use bicycle 0.06%
Walk to work 0.49%
Work at home 2.25%

School attendance in zip code 08234

Attent Preschool programs 2.79%
Attend Public School 20.29%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.01%
Attent graduate studies 1.23%
Not enrolled in school 70.68%

Highest school attainment in zip code 08234

Less then 9th grade 4.23%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 8.05%
High school diploma 33.46%
Some college, no degree 23.18%
Associate degree 7.69%
Bachelor's degree 21.73%
Graduate or professional degree 1.66%

Real Estate in zip code 08234

Housing occupied 92.59%
Housing vacant 7.41%
Housing occupied by owner 88.89%
Housing occupied by tenant 11.11%
Total Rented Units 1631
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,047
Median Gross Rent $1,222
Median Home Value $247,400

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 08234 median gross rent is 16.71% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 08234

Studio $930
1 Bedroom $1,020
2 Bedrooms $1,220
3 Bedrooms $1,550
4 Bedrooms $1,730
AVERAGE RENT $1,290

Average rent in zip code 08234 ($1,290.00) is 1.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 37.9% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 08234 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 1.8% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 1.4% lower, two bedroom rent is 1.7% lower, three bedroom rent is 1.8% lower, four bedroom rent is 1.6% lower.

Housing units in zip code 08234

Total housing units 15849
Detached housing units 74%
Attached housing units 4.17%
2 units 1.72%
3 - 4 units 2.47%
5 - 9 units 2.44%
10 - 19 units 2.44%
20 - 49 units 0.98%
50 or more units 0.47%
Mobile homes 11.3%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 08234

Total Real Estate Taxes $68,397,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $54,396,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $14,001,500

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