Zip Code 08037 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameHammonton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Secondary County: Camden
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesBATSTO
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesANCORA
BLUE ANCHOR
BRADDOCK
ELM
FOLSOM
NESCO
ROSEDALE
SWEETWATER
Current Population:24308
Racial Majority:White 75.99%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.5%
Unemployment Rate:11.9%
Median Household Income$58293
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68310
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time28.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 121 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.63256000, -74.77072900

Zip Code 08037 Description

Zip Code 08037 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08037 is primarily located in Atlantic County. Portions of 08037 are also located in Camden County. The official US Postal Service name for 08037 is HAMMONTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08037 are contained within or border the city limits of Hammonton, NJ, Folsom, NJ, and Elwood-Magnolia, NJ. Zip code 08037 is within area code 609 and area code 856. 08037 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08037 is 11.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08037 increased to 24308 from 22461 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08037 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08037 public schools is White. 42.5% of students in 08037 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 18240 75.99% 18282 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1003 4.18% 919 +9%
 Hispanic 4224 17.6% 4480 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 29 -100%
 Asian 388 1.62% 289 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 10 0.19% 10 +360%
 Two Or More Races 296 0.42% 296 -66%

Zip Code 08037 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.5%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 21.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 08037 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2430822461
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households8636
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
42.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$58293
Income Under $50K Per Year42.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.80%
08037 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
New Jersey District 1Donald NorcrossDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$248220
Average Real Estate Sale Price$182742
Current Unemployment Level 11.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 84b - Pine Barrens
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08037 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243140505965635543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)42445364748287857968574765
Avg Precip (In.)3.92.944.023.93.963.814.084.163.893.323.573.7545.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08037
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours