Zip Code 08234 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEgg Harbor Township
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesEGG HARBOR TWP
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBARGAINTOWN
Current Population:42532
Racial Majority:White 60.55%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.7%
Unemployment Rate:9.9%
Median Household Income$65430
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61640
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 62 ft.
Area60 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.38627900, -74.62613000

Zip Code 08234 Description

Zip Code 08234 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08234 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08234 is EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08234 are contained within or border the city limits of Pleasantville, NJ, Northfield, NJ, Estell Manor, NJ, Somers Point, NJ, Pomona, NJ, and Absecon, NJ. The area code for zip code 08234 is 609. 08234 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08234 is 9.9% 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 08234 increased to 42532 from 30058 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08234 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08234 public schools is White. 42.9% of students in 08234 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 25916 60.55% 27292 -5%
 Black Or African American 3792 8.86% 3759 +1%
 Hispanic 6917 16.16% 5488 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 73 0.17% 69 +6%
 Asian 4795 11.2% 4945 -3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 104 0.24% 6 +1633%
 Other Race 51 0.18% 51 +49%
 Two Or More Races 922 2.64% 922 +22%

Zip Code 08234 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.7%
 Black Or African American 10.2%
 Hispanic 22.3%
 Asian 15%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4.6%

Zip Code 08234 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4253230058
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households14917
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$65430
Income Under $50K Per Year33.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year25.00%
08234 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$241931
Average Real Estate Sale Price$205292
Current Unemployment Level 9.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago17.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84b - Pine Barrens
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08234 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24253241516066645745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)42445262718085837767564764
Avg Precip (In.)3.782.984.193.653.542.823.864.443.363.143.413.3942.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08234
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours