Official Zip Code NameBlackwood
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code856
Alternate Zip Code NamesTURNERSVILLE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBLENHEIM
CHEWS LANDING
HILLTOP
LAKELAND
Current Population:38992
Racial Majority:White 79.70%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.30%
Median Household Income$66613
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57953
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.8 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Camden
Elevation Range62 - 118 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.77365112, -75.05474854

Zip Code 08012 Description

Zip Code 08012 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08012 is primarily located in Camden County. Portions of 08012 are also located in Gloucester County. The official US Postal Service name for 08012 is BLACKWOOD, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08012 are contained within or border the city limits of Blackwood, NJ, Turnersville, NJ, Glendora, NJ, and Pine Hill, NJ. The area code for zip code 08012 is 856. 08012 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08012 is 6.30% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 10.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08012 decreased to 38992 from 39208 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08012 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08012 public schools is White. 34.7% of students in 08012 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 30815 75.87% 31091 -1%
 Black Or African American 4895 12.05% 3787 +29%
 Hispanic 2959 7.29% 2192 +35%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 51 0.13% 29 +76%
 Asian 1120 2.76% 1275 -12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 36 0% 36 -100%
 Two Or More Races 570 1.91% 570 +36%

Zip Code 08012 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.6%
 Black Or African American 18.8%
 Hispanic 8.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Asian 4.8%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 08012 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3899239208
Male Population48.20%
Female Population51.80%
Total Households14921
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
34.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$66613
Income Under $50K Per Year34.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.70%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 1
RepresentativeDonald Norcross
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$198740
Average Real Estate Sale Price$172299
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)6.30%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.76%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.60%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 84d - Inner Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08012 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24263342526166655846372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445363738287857867564564
Avg Precip (In.)3.782.844.123.824.223.784.394.414.013.33.483.645.75
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08012
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours