Zip Code 08005 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBarnegat
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ocean
Area Code609
Current Population:22448
Racial Majority:White 84.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.3%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$58390
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67040
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 184 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.78039500, -74.32595100

Zip Code 08005 Description

Zip Code 08005 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08005 is primarily located in Ocean County. The official US Postal Service name for 08005 is BARNEGAT, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08005 are contained within or border the city limits of Barnegat, NJ, Ocean Acres, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08005 is 609. 08005 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08005 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08005 increased to 22448 from 16812 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08005 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08005 public schools is White. 33.7% of students in 08005 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19136 84.58% 19623 -2%
 Black Or African American 832 3.68% 620 +34%
 Hispanic 1797 7.94% 1474 +22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.08% 28 -39%
 Asian 478 2.11% 378 +26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 15 0.4% 15 +500%
 Two Or More Races 309 1.21% 309 -11%

Zip Code 08005 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.3%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 9.5%
 Asian 2.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 08005 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2244816812
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households8716
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$58390
Income Under $50K Per Year41.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.90%
08005 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 3Andy KimDemocrat
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$230008
Average Real Estate Sale Price$216016
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84b - Pine Barrens
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 08005 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243240505965645745362843
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445261718085847767574664
Avg Precip (In.)4.113.24.4143.863.274.374.783.733.473.783.8546.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type08005
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours