Zip Code 08008 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBeach Haven
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Ocean
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesHARVEY CEDARS
LONG BCH TWP
LONG BEACH
LONG BEACH TOWNSHIP
SHIP BOTTOM
SURF CITY
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBRANT BEACH
HARVEY CEDARS BORO
HIGH BAR HARBOR
LOVELADIES
NORTH BEACH
SHIP BOTTOM BORO
SURF CITY BORO
Current Population:6975
Racial Majority:White 97.28%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$61558
Average Adjusted Gross Income$125350
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.63643200, -74.19360100

Zip Code 08008 Description

Zip Code 08008 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08008 is primarily located in Ocean County. The official US Postal Service name for 08008 is BEACH HAVEN, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08008 are contained within or border the city limits of North Beach Haven, NJ, Barnegat Light, NJ, Beach Haven, NJ, Surf City, NJ, Ship Bottom, NJ, and Harvey Cedars, NJ. The area code for zip code 08008 is 609. 08008 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08008 is 4.6% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08008 decreased to 6975 from 7792 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08008 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08008 public schools is White. 27.2% of students in 08008 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6647 97.28% 6456 +3%
 Black Or African American 42 0.61% 32 +31%
 Hispanic 96 1.4% 413 -77%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.06% 3 +33%
 Asian 27 0.4% 36 -25%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 30 0.25% 30 -43%

Zip Code 08008 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77%
 Black Or African American 2.6%
 Hispanic 20%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 08008 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population69757792
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households3445
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
27.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$61558
Income Under $50K Per Year40.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.30%
08008 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
New Jersey District 3Andy KimDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$1011958
Average Real Estate Sale Price$805549
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84c - Barrier Islands - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 08008 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263341516066655846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)42445261718085847767574764
Avg Precip (In.)4.083.184.553.933.653.044.234.83.543.323.613.7245.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type08008
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours