Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08234: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Acceptable Alternative
Egg Harbor Twp, NJ 08234
Egg Hbr Twp, NJ 08234

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bargaintown, NJ 08234
McKee City, NJ 08234
Steelmanville, NJ 08234

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Atlantic County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.413, Longitude -74.576
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 868
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 16,599
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 121
    • Single Family Addresses: 16,478

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 43,269
Daytime Population: Workers 20,459
Daytime Population: Residents 20,830
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 41,289
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 43,245
Population in Familes 37,335
Population in Group Qrtrs 24
Population Density2 666
Diversity Index3 65


Median Household Income $70,726
Average Household Income $89,990
Per Capita Income $31,212


Total Housing Units 16,029 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,771 (79.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,227 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,031 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $252,578
Average Home Value $268,947


Total Households 14,998
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 11,184
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 0.23% 0.08%
Households 0.07% -0.01%
Families 0.08% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.99%
Per Capita Income   2.69%

Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08234 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 # 42 93rd
Population Density # 424 27th
Diversity Index # 141 76th
Median Household Income # 374 36th
Per Capita Income # 415 28th

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