Zip Code 08221 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLinwood
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Current Population:7092
Racial Majority:White 91.56%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.4%
Unemployment Rate:11.7%
Median Household Income$73876
Average Adjusted Gross Income$123750
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 23 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.34043400, -74.56893900

Zip Code 08221 Description

Zip Code 08221 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08221 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08221 is LINWOOD, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08221 are contained within or border the city limits of Linwood, NJ, Northfield, NJ, and Somers Point, NJ. The area code for zip code 08221 is 609. 08221 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08221 is 11.7% 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 08221 decreased to 7092 from 7172 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08221 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08221 public schools is White. 19.4% of students in 08221 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 6474 91.56% 6449 +0%
 Black Or African American 52 0.74% 63 -17%
 Hispanic 296 4.19% 210 +41%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.14% 5 +100%
 Asian 99 1.4% 269 -63%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 16 0.18% 16 -19%
 Two Or More Races 80 1.8% 80 +59%

Zip Code 08221 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.4%
 Black Or African American 3.5%
 Hispanic 9%
 Asian 5.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 08221 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population70927172
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households2653
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$73876
Income Under $50K Per Year31.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.10%
08221 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$469208
Average Real Estate Sale Price$312708
Current Unemployment Level 11.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84c - Barrier Islands - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08221 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25273442526167665947383046
Avg Max Temp (°F)42445161707984837666564763
Avg Precip (In.)3.8134.213.643.552.883.864.513.393.163.393.4142.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08221
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours