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Zip Code 08053 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 08053 is 45,555 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.03 | Zip Code 08053 land area is 29.2838 sq. miles | Population density is 1,555.64 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 08053

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 39.4
Median Age - Male 37.8
Median Age - Female 41.7

Median age of zip code 08053 is 4.4% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 5.9% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 08053 is 5% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 5.6% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 08053 median age is 1.9% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 8.3% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 08053

White population 39836
Black or African American population 2319
Asian population 2583
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 313

Region of birth

Zip code 08053 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 0.6%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 1.3%
English 10.1% French No Basque 2.1%
French Canadian 0.6% German 20.3%
Greek 0.8% Hungarian 1%
Irish 27.8% Italian 27%
Lithuanian 0.8% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 9% Portuguese 0.3%
Russian 3.7% Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Scottish 1.7% Slovak 0.4%
Subsaharan African 0.2% Swedish 0.9%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.8%
USA 3% Welsh 0.8%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.3% Other Ancestries 15.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 08053

Family Type Distribution
Total families 12371
Married couples 79.1%
Other couples 20.9%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 08053

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 5.42% 11.46%
$30,000 and $50,000 8.19% 11.49%
$50,000 and $100,000 32.66% 33.4%
$100,000 and $200,000 41.76% 34.4%
$200,000 or more 11.98% 9.26%

Households by size in zip code 08053

Household language in zip code 08053

English language 89.39%
Spanish language 2.26%
Other European language 4.86%
Asian language 2.95%
Other language 0.54%

Population by housing unit in zip code 08053

Total Occupied housing units 17422
Detached housing units 57.28%
Attached housing units 20.15%
2 units 0.78%
3 - 4 units 2.63%
5 - 9 units 6.11%
10 - 19 units 7.51%
20 - 49 units 1.54%
50 or more units 4%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 08053

Use car, track or Van 91.24%
Use public transportation 2.96%
Use Motorcycle 0.04%
Use bicycle 0.24%
Walk to work 0.78%
Work at home 4.74%

School attendance in zip code 08053

Attent Preschool programs 3.33%
Attend Public School 16.97%
Attend college undergraduate program 5.21%
Attent graduate studies 1.26%
Not enrolled in school 73.23%

Highest school attainment in zip code 08053

Less then 9th grade 1.59%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 4.59%
High school diploma 25.34%
Some college, no degree 21.25%
Associate degree 8.95%
Bachelor's degree 34.65%
Graduate or professional degree 3.62%

Real Estate in zip code 08053

Housing occupied 95.69%
Housing vacant 4.31%
Housing occupied by owner 77.48%
Housing occupied by tenant 22.52%
Total Rented Units 3924
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,159
Median Gross Rent $1,300
Median Home Value $289,700

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 08053 median gross rent is 12.17% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 08053

Studio $990
1 Bedroom $1,130
2 Bedrooms $1,350
3 Bedrooms $1,650
4 Bedrooms $1,990
AVERAGE RENT $1,422

Average rent in zip code 08053 ($1,422.00) is 13% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 52% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 08053 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 13.1% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 13.2% higher, two bedroom rent is 13% higher, three bedroom rent is 13% higher, four bedroom rent is 13% higher.

Housing units in zip code 08053

Total housing units 18206
Detached housing units 55.71%
Attached housing units 20.73%
2 units 0.75%
3 - 4 units 2.62%
5 - 9 units 6.7%
10 - 19 units 7.64%
20 - 49 units 1.65%
50 or more units 4.2%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 08053

Total Real Estate Taxes $98,329,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $76,990,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $21,339,800

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