Zip Code 08203 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBrigantine
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Current Population:9454
Racial Majority:White 84.06%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.9%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$54956
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77620
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.40957200, -74.37919000

Zip Code 08203 Description

Zip Code 08203 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08203 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08203 is BRIGANTINE, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08203 are contained within or border the city limits of Brigantine, NJ, Atlantic City, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08203 is 609. 08203 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08203 is 9.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.1% 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 08203 decreased to 9454 from 12594 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08203 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08203 public schools is White. 52.9% of students in 08203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7918 84.06% 7942 +-0%
 Black Or African American 206 2.19% 244 -16%
 Hispanic 752 7.98% 650 +16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.14% 7 +86%
 Asian 363 3.85% 442 -18%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 11 0% 11 -100%
 Two Or More Races 156 1.78% 156 +8%

Zip Code 08203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.9%
 Black Or African American 6.4%
 Hispanic 14.9%
 Asian 8.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 08203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population945412594
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households4296
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$54956
Income Under $50K Per Year44.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.10%
08203 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$603258
Average Real Estate Sale Price$369859
Current Unemployment Level 9.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago15.9%
08401 - Atlantic City
Brigantine, NJ
Atlantic City, NJ
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84c - Barrier Islands - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 08203 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)27293644536268686150413248
Avg Max Temp (°F)41435059687682817565564662
Avg Precip (In.)3.913.074.363.773.62.984.014.623.463.213.493.5444.01
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08203
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours