Tuckerton, NJ 08087 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08087: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Tuckerton, NJ 08087

Acceptable Alternative
Little Egg Harbor, NJ 08087
Little Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08087
Ltl Egg Hbr, NJ 08087
Mystic Islands, NJ 08087
Mystic Islnds, NJ 08087

Not Acceptable, USPS
Leh, NJ 08087
Parkertown, NJ 08087
Tuckerton Boro, NJ 08087
West Tuckerton, NJ 08087

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Ocean County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.59, Longitude -74.356
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 08087 has segments in 2 Counties (Burlington, Ocean).

  • Businesses Addresses: 499
  • PO Box Addresses: 263
  • Residential Addresses: 11,500
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 124
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,376

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Tuckerton, NJ 08087 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 25,309
Daytime Population: Workers 6,242
Daytime Population: Residents 13,825
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,067
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 25,025
Population in Familes 20,630
Population in Group Qrtrs 284
Population Density2 347
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $58,334
Average Household Income $73,181
Per Capita Income $29,724


Total Housing Units 12,981 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,062 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,072 (16.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,847 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $239,938
Average Home Value $266,082


Total Households 10,134
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 7,030
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 0.37% 0.48%
Households 0.33% 0.4%
Families 0.3% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.54%

Tuckerton, NJ 08087 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08087 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 # 121 79th
Population Density # 477 18th
Diversity Index # 490 16th
Median Household Income # 449 23rd
Per Capita Income # 442 24th

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