Jackson, NJ 08527 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 08527: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Jackson, NJ 08527

Not Acceptable, USPS
Jackson Township, NJ 08527
Jackson Twp, NJ 08527

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,108
  • Single Family Addresses: 20,095
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 333
  • County: Ocean County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.107, Longitude -74.341
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Jackson, NJ 08527 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 56,119
Daytime Population: Workers 11,214
Daytime Population: Residents 28,271
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,485
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 55,674
Population in Familes 49,231
Population in Group Qrtrs 445
Population Density2 659
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $91,220
Average Household Income $109,848
Per Capita Income $39,286


Total Housing Units 20,697 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,898 (81.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,023 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 776 ( 3.7%)
Median Home Value $343,394
Average Home Value $351,981


Total Households 19,921
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 15,382
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.45% 0.57%
Households 0.48% 0.52%
Families 0.44% 0.5%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Jackson, NJ 08527 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08527 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 14 98th
Population Density # 425 27th
Diversity Index # 371 36th
Median Household Income # 225 61st
Per Capita Income # 282 51st

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