Zip Code 08087 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTuckerton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ocean
Secondary County: Burlington
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesLITTLE EGG HARBOR
LITTLE EGG HARBOR TWP
LTL EGG HBR
MYSTIC ISLANDS
MYSTIC ISLNDS
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesLEH
PARKERTOWN
TUCKERTON BORO
WEST TUCKERTON
Current Population:24104
Racial Majority:White 90.85%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$56495
Average Adjusted Gross Income$62120
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range0 - 105 ft.
Area80 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.61048300, -74.38588300

Zip Code 08087 Description

Zip Code 08087 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08087 is primarily located in Ocean County. Portions of 08087 are also located in Burlington County. The official US Postal Service name for 08087 is TUCKERTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08087 are contained within or border the city limits of Mystic Island, NJ, Tuckerton, NJ, and Port Republic, NJ. The area code for zip code 08087 is 609. 08087 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08087 is 5.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08087 increased to 24104 from 20064 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08087 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08087 public schools is White. 46.7% of students in 08087 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22194 90.85% 21985 +1%
 Black Or African American 210 0.86% 282 -26%
 Hispanic 1303 5.33% 1274 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.02% 28 -79%
 Asian 205 0.84% 287 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 13 0.09% 13 +62%
 Two Or More Races 234 2.01% 234 +110%

Zip Code 08087 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.4%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 8.7%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 08087 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2410420064
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households9713
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$56495
Income Under $50K Per Year43.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.30%
08087 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$230861
Average Real Estate Sale Price$188402
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 08087 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253240506066645745362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)42445262728186847867574764
Avg Precip (In.)4.133.194.613.963.613.024.294.813.523.343.633.7445.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type08087
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours