Zip Code 08317 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDorothy
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Atlantic
Area Code609
Current Population:1344
Racial Majority:White 93.46%
Public School Racial Majority:White 79.2%
Unemployment Rate:11.3%
Median Household Income$63933
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61060
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range43 - 82 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.39991800, -74.81129500

Zip Code 08317 Description

Zip Code 08317 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08317 is primarily located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08317 is DOROTHY, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08317 are contained within or border the city limits of Estell Manor, NJ, . Zip code 08317 is within area code 609 and area code 856. 08317 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08317 is 11.3% 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 08317 increased to 1344 from 1180 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08317 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08317 public schools is White. 47.4% of students in 08317 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1358 93.46% 1225 +11%
 Black Or African American 11 0.76% 41 -73%
 Hispanic 69 4.75% 59 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 15 1.03% 7 +114%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0% 9 -100%

Zip Code 08317 Race/Ethnicity

 White 79.2%
 Black Or African American 13.5%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.5%

Zip Code 08317 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population13441180
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households455
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63933
Income Under $50K Per Year38.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.40%
08317 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$203625
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177500
Current Unemployment Level 11.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago16.4%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 08317 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23243240505965635644362843
Avg Max Temp (°F)42455464748287857868574765
Avg Precip (In.)3.813.064.393.893.763.063.884.473.663.433.493.6244.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Atlantic City-Hammonton, NJ
CBSA Type08317
CBSA Population276846
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours