Official Zip Code NameGlassboro
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code856
Current Population:20078
Racial Majority:White 72.11%
Public School Racial Majority:White 51.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.02%
Median Household Income$55883
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55721
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.4 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Gloucester
Elevation Range98 - 98 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.70042038, -75.12574005

Zip Code 08028 Description

Zip Code 08028 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08028 is primarily located in Gloucester County. The official US Postal Service name for 08028 is GLASSBORO, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08028 are contained within or border the city limits of Glassboro, NJ, Clayton, NJ, and Pitman, NJ. The area code for zip code 08028 is 856. 08028 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08028 is 5.02% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08028 decreased to 20078 from 20334 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08028 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08028 public schools is White. 48.5% of students in 08028 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14355 72.11% 13645 +5%
 Black Or African American 3763 18.9% 3909 -4%
 Hispanic 1027 5.16% 1493 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.08% 18 -11%
 Asian 511 2.57% 550 -7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 36 0.14% 36 -22%
 Two Or More Races 419 1.04% 419 -50%

Zip Code 08028 Race/Ethnicity

 White 51.4%
 Black Or African American 32.3%
 Hispanic 11.9%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 08028 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2007820334
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6637
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55883
Income Under $50K Per Year44.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.30%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 1
RepresentativeDonald Norcross
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 2
RepresentativeFrank LoBiondo
Average Real Estate Asking Price$200642
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165715
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.02%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.82%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.42%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84d - Inner Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08028 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24263342526166655845372945
Avg Max Temp (°F)40435263738286857866554564
Avg Precip (In.)3.812.844.153.814.173.664.244.343.873.413.473.6345.4
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08028
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours