Official Zip Code NameTrenton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesEWING
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesEWING TOWNSHIP
EWING TWP
Current Population:38229
Racial Majority:African American 64.33%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 68.7%
Unemployment Rate:5.03%
Median Household Income$43241
Average Adjusted Gross Income$40890
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Mercer
Elevation Range95 - 187 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.24905014, -74.78708649

Zip Code 08618 Description

Zip Code 08618 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08618 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 08618 is TRENTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08618 are contained within or border the city limits of Trenton, NJ, Ewing, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08618 is 609. 08618 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08618 is 5.03% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% 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 08618 increased to 38229 from 37144 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08618 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 08618 public schools is Black. 68% of students in 08618 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9544 24.35% 9989 -4%
 Black Or African American 25215 64.33% 23323 +8%
 Hispanic 2987 7.62% 3377 -12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.07% 131 -79%
 Asian 682 1.74% 699 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 50 0.11% 50 -12%
 Two Or More Races 652 1.77% 652 +7%

Zip Code 08618 Race/Ethnicity

 White 14.6%
 Black Or African American 68.7%
 Hispanic 13.1%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 08618 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3822937144
Male Population46.60%
Female Population53.40%
Total Households13417
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$43241
Income Under $50K Per Year56.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 12
RepresentativeBonnie Watson Coleman
PartyDemocrat
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 8
RepresentativeAlbio Sires
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$138089
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78701
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.03%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.99%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.15%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 08618 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243241516065645644362844
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425162728186847766544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.832.833.983.894.583.915.024.394.543.493.763.7147.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Trenton-Ewing, NJ
CBSA Type08618
CBSA Population371697
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours