Ocean View, NJ 08230 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08230: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Ocean View, NJ 08230

Not Acceptable, USPS
Palermo, NJ 08230
Seaville, NJ 08230

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 213
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,216
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Cape May County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.21, Longitude -74.728
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Ocean View, NJ 08230 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 6,316
Population in Households 6,273
Population in Familes 5,515
Population in Group Qrtrs 43
Population Density1 271
Diversity Index2 14


Total Households 2,334
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 1,759
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,981 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,067 (69.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 267 ( 9.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 647 (21.7%)
Median Home Value $291,559
Average Home Value $313,849


Median Household Income $86,311
Average Household Income $103,399
Per Capita Income $38,326
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% 0.16%
Households 0.18% 0.2%
Families 0.2% 0.24%
Median Household Income   2.03%
Per Capita Income   2.8%
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.


Ocean View, NJ 08230 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08230 to the other 575 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 388 33rd
Population Density1 # 501 13th
Diversity Index2 # 551 4th
Median Household Income # 225 61st
Per Capita Income # 270 53rd

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