Zip Code 08344 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewfield
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Gloucester
Secondary County: Atlantic
Area Code856
Current Population:5847
Racial Majority:White 78.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.7%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$63846
Average Adjusted Gross Income$65470
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range95 - 131 ft.
Area24 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.56542800, -74.98709500

Zip Code 08344 Description

Zip Code 08344 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08344 is primarily located in Gloucester County. Portions of 08344 are also located in Atlantic County. The official US Postal Service name for 08344 is NEWFIELD, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08344 are contained within or border the city limits of Vineland, NJ, Newfield, NJ, and Buena, NJ. Zip code 08344 is within area code 856 and area code 609. 08344 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08344 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower 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 08344 decreased to 5847 from 6239 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08344 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08344 public schools is White. 38.4% of students in 08344 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4109 78.37% 4662 -12%
 Black Or African American 370 7.06% 464 -20%
 Hispanic 547 10.43% 551 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.08% 18 -78%
 Asian 21 0.4% 30 -30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 13 0.19% 13 -23%
 Two Or More Races 109 3.47% 109 +67%

Zip Code 08344 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.7%
 Black Or African American 5.7%
 Hispanic 5.7%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 08344 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58476239
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households2109
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63846
Income Under $50K Per Year37.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year40.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.80%
08344 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 2Jeff Van DrewDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$221127
Average Real Estate Sale Price$145759
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
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 08344 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24253341516066645745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445364748287857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.82.984.213.774.013.584.154.33.873.383.463.6445.16
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08344
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours