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Gender Distribution in 08226:

The population of 08226 consists of 7129 men and 8249 women; that is, 46% of the population is male and 54% of the population is female.


Wifi Hotspots in 08226:

There is 1 Wifi Hotspot listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Wifi Hotspot in 08226.

Mcdonald's 900 W Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-6554

Age Distribution in 08226:

The corresponding numbers of people in consecutive age groups, ranging from children under 5 years old to elderly people over 85 years old would present a picture of the fertility trends in an area. 08226 has the following age distribution. 529 babies and little children represents 3% of the population in the area.

693 kids in the age group 5-9 years make up 5% of the population in the locality. 792 boys and girls in the age group 10-14 years represent 5% of the population, 737 teenagers in the age group 15-19 years denote 5% of the population.

There are 625 persons in the age group 20-24 years forming 4%, 1546 adults in the age group 25-34 years representing 10%, 2112 people in the age group 35-44 denoting 14%, and 2278 residents in the age group 45-54 years forming 15%, of the population in the locality.

Residents with ages between 55-59 years are 1139 in number or 7% by percentage. 938 citizens between the ages of 60 and 64 years make up 6%, 1997 senior citizens in the age group 65-74 make up 13%, and 1412 elderly people between the ages of 75 and 84 form 9% of the entire community. And finally, 580 people or 4% over the age of 84 years make up the total number of people in zip code 08226 locality.

Breaking down the population using a slightly different mode of comparison, there are over 12862 people in 08226 area who are 18 years or older. Of these 5825 are men and 7037 are women. 12510 inhabitants of the area are 21 years old or older, as that represents the legal drinking age. There are 4545 senior citizens who are 62 years or older. Again, of these, 1581 are men and 2408 are women. A total of 3989 people over 65 years old reside in the area.


Racial Profile in 08226:

08226, is a region with diverse people from different ethnicities dwelling in relative peace and harmony. Caucasians or whites comprise of 14389 residents in the region, living alongside 663 African Americans or blacks, 18 American Indians and Alaskan natives, 86 Asians, 19 Asian Indians and 31 Chinese.

If you categorize the Asian population further, you would get 12 Filipinos, 6 Japanese, 11 Koreans, 2 Vietnamese, and 5 people who identify themselves as Other Asian.

Zip Code 08226 also consists of 10 Pacific Islanders and Native Hawaiians. A further breakdown of this category would give you 1 Native Hawaiians, 3 Guamanians or Chamorro, 6 Samoans, 0 residents considered as Other Pacific Islanders, and 80 inhabitants identified as Other Race.

Now to the Hispanics in the area. In 08226, there are approximately 306 Hispanics, of which 60 are from Mexico, 140 are from Puerto Rico, 15 are from Cuba, 91 are categorized as Other Hispanic or Latino, and 98% people having registered themselves as not of Hispanic or Latino descent.


Public Schools in Zip Code 08226:

There are 3 Public Schools listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Public Schools in 08226.

school Intermediate 19th & Bay Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 (609) 399-5611
school Ocean City High 501 Atlantic Avenue Ocean City New Jersey 08226 (609) 399-1290
school Primary 550 West Avenue Ocean City New Jersey 08226 (609) 399-3191

School Enrollment in 08226:

08226 is a locality where educational quality is maintained at a high rate. In the area, over 2648 children over 3 years old attend regular school, from nursery school to graduate school, depending on their ages. 157 children in Zip Code 08226 go to nursery school or preschool, 116 kids attend kindergarten, and 1224 boys and girls are enrolled in elementary school (from Grade 1 to Grade 8).

In the region we have 604 youngsters going to local high schools. Moving on to college, there are 547 students in the area who have enrolled in colleges, and that includes students enrolled in colleges, professional schools, universities, law schools, medical schools, and graduate schools.


Child Day Care in 08226:

There are 9 Child Day Care listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Child Day Care in 08226.

Abc Pre-school 501 E 8th St Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-1654
Children's Place 145 Haven Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-4225
Childrens Place The 145 Haven Ave 147 Ocean City New Jersey 08226

Private Schools in Zip Code 08226:

There is 1 Private School listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Private School in 08226.

school St Augustine Regional School 1337 Asbury Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 (609) 399-1435

Education Level in 08226:

The area maintains a public record which states that there are 316 inhabitants there whose education level is lower than 9th grade. And about 942 people are classified as dropouts from high school, but these people have some education in between 9th grade and 12th grade.

Of people living in zip code 08226, 3604 have completed and graduated from high school, and 2367 have enrolled themselves in and attended college but haven’t completed their courses.

Moving further, 740 residents have completed and obtained certificates of 2 year courses from universities or technical schools with associates’ degrees. In the locality, 2778 people have a bachelor’s degree, and 1234 residents have a masters degree or a Ph. D.


Courts in 08226:

There is 1 Court listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Court in 08226.

Ocean City Municipal Court 821 Central Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-525-9386

Employment Agencies in 08226:

There is 1 Employment Agency listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Employment Agency in 08226.

Careersonlinecom Inc 608 3rd St Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-6481

Pet Services in 08226:

There are 5 Pet Services listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Pet Services in 08226.

Bacher's Pet Sitting 19 Mariana Ln Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-399-7165
Bonnie's Doggie Haven 10th St & Haven Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-391-8001
Bonnies Doggie Haven 121 E 10th St Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-391-8001

Post Offices in 08226:

There is 1 Post Office listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Post Office in 08226.

Us Post Office 859 Ocean Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-399-0475

Dentists in 08226:

There are 16 Dentists listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Dentists in 08226.

Absecon Children's Dentistry 222 West Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-0800
C P Hadtke Jr 1818 Bay Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226
C P Hadtke Jr Dds 1818 Bay Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-399-0078

Health Clinics in 08226:

There is 1 Health Clinic listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of Health Clinic in 08226.

Oxford House Gardens 1024 Central Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-4011

Ancestry Distribution in 08226:

The area which is within 08226, NEW JERSEY, has 18799 total ancestries reported. Of these, the number of people of Arabian origin is 52. 45 people are of Czech descent – the Czechs are a Western Slavic race from Central Europe; 74 people are of Danish ancestry – the Danes are Scandinavians from Denmark; 193 people are of Dutch descent – the Dutch are the natives of The Netherlands; and 2292 are of English ancestry – the English are the people of England.

The number of people of French descent, the French being the people of France, excluding those in the Basque region is 376; and the number of French Canadian inhabitants is 26. In the area 3453 residents are of German ancestry – the Germans are the native people of Central Europe who emerged into prominence during the Middle Ages; 156 inhabitants are of Greek or Hellenic descent – the native people of Greece; 79 people are of Hungarian descent – the Hungarians, also known as the Magyars, are the natives of Hungary; and 4266 people are of Irish ancestry – the Irish are the original inhabitants of Ireland, an island that is part of the British Isles. The region has 2961 people of Italian descent – the Italians are the people of Italy; 97 people of Lithuanian descent – the Lithuanians are the people of the Baltic nation of Lithuania; 84 residents of Norwegian ancestry – the Norwegians are Scandinavian people from Norway; 492 people of Polish descent – the Poles are the original inhabitants of Poland; and 16 residents of Portuguese descent – the Portuguese are the natives of the Iberian country of Portugal.

Of the rest of the people in the area, 140 people are of Russian ancestry – the Russians are the natives of the European country of Russia; 451 people are of Scotch-Irish descent – they, also known as the Ulster Scots, are the people of Ireland or Great Britain; 444 people are of Scottish descent – the Scots are the natives of Scotland, a country in the British Isles; and 51 people are of Slovak ancestry – the Slovaks belong to the Central European country of Slovakia which borders the Czech Republic and a number of other European countries.

There are 26 people of Sub-Saharan African origin who represent an ethnic group native to Sahara; 149 residents of Swedish descent – the Swedes are Scandinavians from Sweden.


Economy in 08226:

A normal statistical data of any city contain information about people classified on the base of their occupation. In the place where 08226 lives, that is the place with zip code 08226, there are 2871 people holding Management, Professional, or related jobs. These jobs include bank managers, restaurant managers, teachers, real estate agents, insurance agents, and similar jobs. The jobs do not include service related occupations such as waiters, retail employees, gas station employees, and so on.

There are 1427 people having service occupation in zip code 08226. The people who typically hold occupations are high school or college students in need of part time jobs, and senior citizens who require a job. 2217 residents in zip code 08226 have Sales and Office Occupation. These consist of people working in car sales business, banks, local government, and similar organizations. They also include retail shop owners of the downtown area.

36 people in the area with zip code 08226 have Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupation. As the number shows, this occupation is not in abundance in the area. Also as these occupations are seasonal, a number of people in 08226 maintain an interest in the fields as a hobby.

The number of people who work in Construction, Extraction, and Maintenance Fields in zip code 08226 is 499. These jobs are managed by independent contractors, and in these fields, the people can serve most of the requirements of 08226. The only drawback is that there are no signs of any change in construction, extraction, and maintenance fields in the 08226 surrounding region.

A thriving industry in the area with zip code 08226 is Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations. There are 454 people who have jobs in these fields in the region. As a lot of manpower is needed in these sectors, Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Industries are great sources of employment in 08226.


Employment by industry in 08226:

If you consider the distribution of people in area 08226, there are 49 residents working in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting, and Mining industries. These fields include people who are occupied in farming, catching fish, cutting down trees in the forest, and rearing animals like cows, goats, pigs, and so on.

You will find that there are 573 people in the neighborhood of 08226 who work in the construction industry. These people are the architects, civil engineers, and workers employed in the construction of buildings and related structures.

290 residents living in zip code 08226 work in the manufacturing industry. These are small industry owners, FMCG producers, production managers, and workers running machines and employed in the manufacture of products.

Retail trade in 08226 is directly related to manufacturing industry in the city. The area has 945 inhabitants employed in retail trade. These people include wholesalers, distributors, retailers, store owners, sales persons, and delivery guys. Two other related industries, the Transportation and Warehousing Industry, and the Utilities Industry in the region have 189 residents working in them. This group works in running of public transport, safe storage of food and other items, and distribution of electricity, water, etc. to consumers.

153 inhabitants living in 08226 area serve in the Information Industry. These residents are involved in computing, telecommunications, broadcasting, and the Internet. The Finance, 08226 Insurance, 08226 Real Estate, and Rental and Leasing Industry employs 579 residents in the area. They work in things connected with banking and loans, insurance covers and claims, and buying, selling, and renting of immovable property.

If we look at Scientific, Management, Administrative, Waste Management, and other Professional Services industry, we have 624 people living in zip code 08226 who finds employment in these sectors. These residents are employers, employees, scientists and other workers involved in scientific research, general managers and project managers of different organizations, employees hired for administrative jobs, and blue collar workers who keep the area clean and free from human and industrial waste.

08226 has 1806 residents who are employed in Education, Health, and Social Services Sector. Professors, teachers, lab assistants, doctors, nurses, and ward boys belong to this group. The people working in Social Services industry are mainly professionals working as consultants and assisting nongovernment and nonprofit organizations.

There are 1398 inhabitants of 08226 working in Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation and Food Services sector. The people constitute artists, entertainers, actors, physical trainers, and sports persons. This group also includes people who work in the hospitality and food industry – people who work in hotels, bed and breakfast facilities, and restaurants.

391 citizens in the area work in public administration. These people are the magistrates, NEW JERSEY judges, 08226 attorneys, and other bureaucrats.


Commute in 08226:

How the inhabitants in 08226 area, zip code 08226, travel to and from their place of work is another criteria to be included in the statistical data of the area. 5761 people in the area, mainly those who live outside 08226 in a suburban area, commute by car alone. Of these, a lot of people travel alone because they do not live near any of their colleagues. As highway is the fastest way to get to their place of work when they are using a car, most people chose that route. And it’s not a good idea to pick up strangers on the highway. As a result of all these, most suburbans travel in their cars alone to and from their offices.

704 people in the region, zip code 08226, choose to car pool. This happens mainly when people live near their coworkers. Car pools help the residents to save on gas. It also makes their drive to their place of work more entertaining as they will have friends to drink coffee with and chat along during the ride.

Public transport in 08226 area is not as readily available as in many other places. This is evident in the low number of residents who utilizes public transport, only 152 people. Most people in the locality having cars of their own further contribute to the residents relying less on public transport. Public transport in 08226 is limited to transport services like vans owned by the city.

353 people in zip code 08226 walk to and from their place of work. This is common among residents who live close to their offices. For instance, if a secretary who worked in an insurance agency lived close to the agency, she would choose to walk to and from her home to her office. 142 residents in this area utilizes other means of commute to go to their offices. These means of transport include buses, school buses for their drivers, tractor trailers, and even skateboards.

There are 256 people in the neighborhood of 08226 who do not have to commute at all, as they worked at their homes. These people include babysitters, caterers, seamstresses, and so on. Some people choose to work at home because they want to stay home with their kids. As is shown from the data, there are a number of ways of commute where 08226 lives. You could use your own car, carpool, use public transport, use other means of transport, walk, or even work at your home.


Housing in 08226:

08226 lives in an area where there are total of 20298 housing units. The lovely homes and pleasant surroundings are one of the reasons that make the zip code 08226 area a very desirable place to live. If you are looking for a place with a population within this range in 08226, NEW JERSEY, then the 20298 housing units in the area makes it an ideal place for you to move in.

Of the 20298 houses in the region, 7464 are classified as occupied housing units. This makes sure that if you move to 08226, NEW JERSEY, you will have 4627 untenanted houses to choose from. The 4627 tenanted houses means that there is an established population who love to reside in the area, and the 12834 unoccupied houses gives you a number of options to choose from.

If you are still looking for better news, here it is. 23% of the occupied houses in 08226 are inhabited by their owners. As you can see, this is a very high percentage. So if you consider renters as a possible problem, this is the place for you. Also the high number of owner occupied houses means more taxes for improvement of schools, roads, and other facilities in 08226, NEW JERSEY, especially in the area.

There are only 2837 renter occupied housing units in the area of residence of 08226 in 08226, NEW JERSEY. So if you purchase a house in 08226, most of your neighbors will be people who own their homes. Renter occupied houses are typically apartments, guest houses, and houses let to people who are unable to secure a mortgage in 08226, NEW JERSEY.

There are also other buildings in zip code locality that are categorized as renter occupied houses. Zip Code 08226, the area where 08226 resides, has 12834 vacant housing units. This means that if you plan to move in the area, you will have 12834 buildings to choose from. There a vacant housing units with 3 bed rooms or even larger, if you are looking for a big house. There are vacant buildings that are foreclosed homes in 08226, that you could get at a relatively cheaper price.

There are 11440 housing units that are used occasionally or seasonally in the area of residence of 08226. Thus there are 11440 buildings that you can rent for temporary or seasonal use. You can rent these houses for weeks or months, or in some cases, even over a year. If you are moving into the neighborhood temporarily or if you are likely to have lots of guests, these housing units can serve you well.


Family Services in 08226:

There are 12 Family Services listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Family Services in 08226.

Ark Retreat Center 632 Wesley Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226
Ark Retreat Ctr Po Box 850 Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-8483
Ark Retreat Ctr 632 Wesley Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-398-8483

Social Services in 08226:

There are 2 Social Services listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Social Services in 08226.

Caring For Kids Exchange Clb P.o. Box 747 Ocean City New Jersey 08226
Ocean City Public Assistance 821 Central Ave # 3 Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-525-9288

Structures in 08226:

There are 20298 structural units in the geographical region surrounding the place of residence of 08226 in 08226. These are a number of built house configurations in the area. 6453 of these units are classified as 1 unit detached structures - that is, these buildings stand by themselves and are not connected to any other buildings in the area.

2208 of the total units in the area are 1 unit attached structures, which means that they are attached to one or more other buildings in the area. Of the total structural units in zip code 08226, 7426 are 2 unit structures consisting of multi-family houses built on the same plot. There are 1655 3 or 4 unit structures which are meant to be occupied by 3 or 4 families and built on the same tract of land. These units are usually triplexes or town houses, and often build on three levels.

784 structural unit in the area where 08226 lives are 5 to 9 unit structures, typically several apartments in a single building complex. There are 513 10 to 19 unit structures – that is, these complexes consists of 10 to 19 apartments in one building. There are 1250 20 or more unit structures which are large building complexes having 20 or more apartments in a single building.

Out of the total 20298 structural units, 9 of them are mobile homes or trailers that will probably remain stationary at one place during their lifetime. To go further into the structural units in 08226, there are a number of boats, RV, vans, and other miscellaneous units. Boats are used by some people almost as a house during their holidays, and sometimes as a more permanent place to stay. They are usually anchored in a marina. RV serve a similar purpose as mobile homes, and like boats, are used as a place to stay during holidays or when traveling. But some people live in RV or vans on a more permanent basis.


Hospitals in 08226:

There are 4 Hospitals listed in 08226. Click on a link below to see a full profile and description of one of these Hospitals in 08226.

Atlanticare Family Medicine 201 West Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-391-7500
Atlanticare Urgent Care Ctr 201 West Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-407-2273
Shore Memorial Hospital 914 Haven Ave Ocean City New Jersey 08226 609-391-8105

Rooms in 08226:

To delve further into the houses and apartments in 08226, NEW JERSEY, we could analyze the number of rooms in the housing units in the area. If you are planning to live in the area near 08226, the following breakdown of the residences could be of help to you. A survey was conducted in 08226 in the 20298 occupied buildings in the area to look into the number of rooms in these. There are 171 occupied units with only 1 room, 495 occupied units with 2 rooms, 1354 occupied units with 3 rooms, 3271 occupied units with 4 rooms, and 4784 occupied units with 5 rooms, in each of the unit.

The number of buildings with one room is the lowest in the classification, and the number of buildings with 5 rooms is the highest. Furthermore, there are 4859 units with 6 rooms, 2408 units with 7 rooms, 1277 units with 8 rooms, and 1679 units with 9 or more rooms, in each unit in the area where 08226 resides.


Household Heating Type in 08226:

Now to analyze the heating type used in different households in 08226, NEW JERSEY. The number of residents in 08226 who use utility gas for heating purposes in their homes is 4401. A local company in the area provides utility gas to these households and services the gas lines regularly for safety purposes.

A total of 80 people in the locality use bottled tank gas or LP gas. As you can see, these people are more in number than those that use utility gas. These tanks are filled once a month and delivered to the residents. Surprisingly, only 2433 inhabitants of the area where 08226 lives use electricity for their household heating.

Not surprisingly, fuel sources that are obsolete for use in household heating, such as fuel oil, kerosene etc. are not used in any of the houses in the area. Fuel oil is burned in furnaces or boilers and was a popular heating method of the past. However, 0 residents in the area still use coal or coke to keep their houses warm. Their homes still have coal burning furnaces that work to provide heat to their household.

8 of the residents in 08226 use wood as fuel for their household heating. They prefer wood as it is a clean burning bio-fuel, and can be used in fireplaces to provide warmth for the entire household. At the other end, 0 people who live in 08226, use the modern solar energy equipment for their household heating. And 18 of the residents in the city have well insulated homes that they do not use any fuel for heating their household.


Property Value in 08226:

If you want of find out more about the average value of property in 08226, the following data will give you the basic facts. Firstly, consider the fact that the total number of owner occupied houses is a steady number, 3139. Thus 3139 people own a home in 08226. The high percentage of owner occupied houses means that a large number of people in 08226 area own the house they live in. Now let’s analyze the property value in the area.

0 houses in the area were recorded as worth less than $50,000. This is because of the difference in criteria in this part of 08226, NEW JERSEY. 503 houses in the area are listed as worth between $100,000 and $149,000. This figure was reached by considering the entire locality and the school district in the area.

There are around 675 homes recorded as worth between $150,000 and $199,000. These properties were listed so because of the larger area they encompass. Interestingly, 776 houses were listed within the range of $200,000 and $299,000, because no resident had registered properties that fall within this range.

688 properties in the area were listed as worth between $300,000 and $499,000. Information based on public sources points out that 276 houses were recorded as worth between $500,000 and $999,999. Finally, there are 43 million dollar homes in 08226. As the name implies these are properties worth more than $1,000,000.


Mortgage Status in 08226:

Another criterion for in the statistical study of the population of an area is mortgage status. For the area, zip code 08226, we consider the number of people who have mortgages or loans with real property as collateral, who don’t have mortgages, who pay rent as cash, and who don’t have to pay any cash for their rent.

1874 residents in the area where 08226 lives have a mortgage. Of these, 0 people have a mortgage payment of under $300, 266 people have a mortgage payment between $300 and $499, and 112 people have a mortgage payment between $500 and $699. There are 271 people who have to pay mortgage in the range of $700 - $999. This forms the second largest group in the classification. There are 651 people paying mortgage in the range of $1,000 and $1,499.

388 people pay mortgage between $1,500 and $1,999, making it the largest group in the classification. And 452 people pay mortgage over $2000. In 08226, only 1265 people do not have to pay any mortgage for their properties.


Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income in 08226:

Now that we have looked into mortgages, it is time to consider mortgage payment in relation to the income of the people living near 08226 residence, that is, we’l look into the mortgage payment in terms of the percentage of income of the mortgagee.

In 08226, there are 944 residents who pay less than 15% of their income as mortgage. This is the highest group in all the categories. There are 581 residents who give up between 15% and 19% of their income as mortgage payment, and 410 people who pay between 20% and 24% of their income as mortgage.

245 people pay between 25% and 29% of their income as mortgage. This is the lowest group in all the categories. There are 196 people whose mortgage payment takes up 30% to 34% of their income, and 746 people whose mortgage payment takes up over 35% of their income.


Rent Status in 08226:

There are 2836 people who live in renter occupied houses in the area, 08226. Of these 82 people pay rent of less than $200. 164 residents pay between $200 and $299 as rent in the area, making this the second highest category of people paying rent. There are 266 tenants who pay rent in amounts between $300 and $499.

839 people pay between $500 and $749 as rent. This is the highest category of people who pay rent. 884 residents pay between $750 and $999 as rent, 651 people pay between $1,000 and $1,499 as rent, and 55 tenants pay over $1,500 as rent.

Of the entire 2836 people who live in rented houses in the area, only 255 people do not pay any cash as rent.


Rent Payment as Percentage of Income in 08226:

Given below is the statistical data of rent payment by the people living at 08226, NEW JERSEY, as percentage values of their income. There are 342 tenants who pay less than 15% of their income as rent. This is the highest of all the related categories.

340 tenants pay between 15% and 19% of their income as rent, and 492 people pay between 20% and 24% of their income as rent. There are 384 residents who pay between 25% and 29% of their income as rent, making this the lowest of all related categories.

179 people pay between 30% and 34% of their income as rent, and 774 tenants pay over 35% of their income as rent.



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