Manahawkin, NJ 08050 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08050: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Manahawkin, NJ 08050

Acceptable Alternative
Stafford Township, NJ 08050
Stafford Twp, NJ 08050

Not Acceptable, USPS
Beach Haven West, NJ 08050
Cedar Bonnet Island, NJ 08050

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 806
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,160
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 263
  • County: Ocean County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.699, Longitude -74.257
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Manahawkin, NJ 08050 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 24,255
Population in Households 24,149
Population in Familes 20,645
Population in Group Qrtrs 106
Population Density1 854
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 9,294
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 6,715
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,820 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,130 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,164 ( 9.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,526 (27.5%)
Median Home Value $287,515
Average Home Value $318,263


Median Household Income $74,070
Average Household Income $89,950
Per Capita Income $34,631
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.09% 0.14%
Households -0.12% 0.08%
Families -0.17% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.33%
Per Capita Income   1.19%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Manahawkin, NJ 08050 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08050 to the other 580 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 130 78th
Population Density1 # 399 31st
Diversity Index2 # 491 15th
Median Household Income # 350 40th
Per Capita Income # 353 39th

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