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Zip Code 08098 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 08098 is 8,963 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.99 | Zip Code 08098 land area is 56.3653 sq. miles | Population density is 159.02 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 08098

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 42.9
Median Age - Male 42.5
Median Age - Female 43.4

Median age of zip code 08098 is 9.2% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 15.3% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 08098 is 4.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 18.7% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 08098 median age is 4.6% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 12.7% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 08098

White population 7994
Black or African American population 773
Asian population 26
American Indian and Alaska Native population 54
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 59

Region of birth

Zip code 08098 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.2% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0.1% Dutch 2%
English 17% French No Basque 2%
French Canadian 0.2% German 19.9%
Greek 0.7% Hungarian 1.1%
Irish 16.7% Italian 11.4%
Lithuanian 0.2% Norwegian 0.5%
Polish 4.1% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.9% Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Scottish 2.3% Slovak 0%
Subsaharan African 2.2% Swedish 1.7%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.3%
USA 5.4% Welsh 2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.4% Other Ancestries 16.4%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 08098

Family Type Distribution
Total families 2403
Married couples 85.19%
Other couples 14.81%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 08098

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 6.41% 15.8%
$30,000 and $50,000 11.53% 13.23%
$50,000 and $100,000 37.45% 34.46%
$100,000 and $200,000 34.79% 29.1%
$200,000 or more 9.82% 7.41%

Households by size in zip code 08098

Household language in zip code 08098

English language 95.64%
Spanish language 2.94%
Other European language 1.21%
Asian language 0%
Other language 0.22%

Population by housing unit in zip code 08098

Total Occupied housing units 3265
Detached housing units 80.25%
Attached housing units 4.75%
2 units 3.95%
3 - 4 units 2.6%
5 - 9 units 3.34%
10 - 19 units 1.59%
20 - 49 units 1.47%
50 or more units 1.81%
Mobile homes 0.25%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 08098

Use car, track or Van 91.51%
Use public transportation 1.43%
Use Motorcycle 0.18%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 1.12%
Work at home 5.75%

School attendance in zip code 08098

Attent Preschool programs 2.83%
Attend Public School 18.29%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.4%
Attent graduate studies 1.62%
Not enrolled in school 72.86%

Highest school attainment in zip code 08098

Less then 9th grade 3.38%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 4.97%
High school diploma 34.47%
Some college, no degree 21.78%
Associate degree 6.02%
Bachelor's degree 27.01%
Graduate or professional degree 2.37%

Real Estate in zip code 08098

Housing occupied 92.89%
Housing vacant 7.11%
Housing occupied by owner 80.09%
Housing occupied by tenant 19.91%
Total Rented Units 650
Median Contract Gross Rent $875
Median Gross Rent $1,050
Median Home Value $268,600

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 08098 median gross rent is 20% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 08098

Studio $700
1 Bedroom $790
2 Bedrooms $950
3 Bedrooms $1,160
4 Bedrooms $1,400
AVERAGE RENT $1,000

Average rent in zip code 08098 ($1,000.00) is 10.6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 6.9% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 08098 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 11.8% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 10.7% lower, two bedroom rent is 11.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 11.1% lower, four bedroom rent is 9.1% lower.

Housing units in zip code 08098

Total housing units 3515
Detached housing units 79.23%
Attached housing units 4.41%
2 units 4.5%
3 - 4 units 2.42%
5 - 9 units 3.1%
10 - 19 units 2.3%
20 - 49 units 1.37%
50 or more units 2.45%
Mobile homes 0.23%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 08098

Total Real Estate Taxes $16,179,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $11,226,600
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,953,200

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08023 Deepwater Salem 8.89 ml
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08039 Harrisonville Gloucester 9.33 ml
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