Zip Code 08103 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCamden
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Camden
Area Code856
Current Population:15190
Racial Majority:African American 60.09%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 61.3%
Unemployment Rate:14.8%
Median Household Income$27519
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29190
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range10 - 10 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.93528400, -75.11279800

Zip Code 08103 Description

Zip Code 08103 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08103 is primarily located in Camden County. The official US Postal Service name for 08103 is CAMDEN, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08103 are contained within or border the city limits of Camden, NJ, Collingswood, NJ, and Pennsauken, NJ. The area code for zip code 08103 is 856. 08103 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08103 is 14.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08103 decreased to 15190 from 15566 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08103 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 08103 public schools is Black. 91.3% of students in 08103 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 781 5.44% 1086 -28%
 Black Or African American 8623 60.09% 9004 -4%
 Hispanic 4638 32.32% 4656 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 65 -100%
 Asian 92 0.64% 117 -21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 20 0.14% 20 +0%
 Two Or More Races 240 1.36% 240 -19%

Zip Code 08103 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.4%
 Black Or African American 61.3%
 Hispanic 38%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 08103 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1519015566
Male Population52.40%
Female Population47.60%
Total Households4692
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
91.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
90.0%
Median Household Income$27519
Income Under $50K Per Year76.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year4.40%
08103 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 1Donald NorcrossDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$72034
Average Real Estate Sale Price$42500
Current Unemployment Level 14.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level15.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago18.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63a - Delaware River Terraces and Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 08103 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263443536267665947383046
Avg Max Temp (°F)40435364748287857867554564
Avg Precip (In.)3.772.854.033.834.313.834.554.414.143.253.53.5446.02
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08103
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours