Official Zip Code NameTrenton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesHAMILTON
HAMILTON SQ
HAMILTON SQUARE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesHAMILTON TOWNSHIP
HAMILTON TWP
Current Population:18567
Racial Majority:White 88.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 73.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.04%
Median Household Income$88436
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74447
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Mercer
Elevation Range95 - 98 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.23479843, -74.65290070

Zip Code 08690 Description

Zip Code 08690 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08690 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 08690 is TRENTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08690 are contained within or border the city limits of Mercerville-Hamilton Square, NJ, White Horse, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08690 is 609. 08690 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08690 is 4.04% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08690 decreased to 18567 from 18624 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08690 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08690 public schools is White. 20% of students in 08690 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16436 88.01% 16482 +-0%
 Black Or African American 311 1.67% 413 -25%
 Hispanic 657 3.52% 705 -7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 9 -100%
 Asian 906 4.85% 779 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 12 1.31% 12 +1942%
 Two Or More Races 164 0.65% 164 -26%

Zip Code 08690 Race/Ethnicity

 White 73.3%
 Black Or African American 8.8%
 Hispanic 10.6%
 Asian 4.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 08690 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1856718624
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households7178
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
20%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$88436
Income Under $50K Per Year18.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year42.10%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew Jersey 4
RepresentativeChris Smith
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$279234
Average Real Estate Sale Price$253615
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)4.04%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.33%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.83%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
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 08690 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243240505964635644362843
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425162728185847766544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.822.8543.94.493.845.064.534.463.483.743.7547.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Trenton-Ewing, NJ
CBSA Type08690
CBSA Population371697
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours