Zip Code 08559 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameStockton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hunterdon
Area Code609
Current Population:4982
Racial Majority:White 96.59%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$95033
Average Adjusted Gross Income$140240
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range190 - 482 ft.
Area39 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.44034300, -74.97199600

Zip Code 08559 Description

Zip Code 08559 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08559 is primarily located in Hunterdon County. The official US Postal Service name for 08559 is STOCKTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08559 are contained within or border the city limits of Stockton, NJ, . Zip code 08559 is within area code 609 and area code 908. 08559 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08559 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08559 decreased to 4982 from 5184 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08559 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08559 public schools is . % of students in 08559 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5092 96.59% 4736 +8%
 Black Or African American 8 0.15% 32 -75%
 Hispanic 45 0.85% 104 -57%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 30 0.57% 44 -32%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 62 1.84% 62 +56%

Zip Code 08559 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 08559 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population49825184
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1986
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$95033
Income Under $50K Per Year21.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year47.10%
08559 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 7Tom MalinowskiDemocrat
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$637473
Average Real Estate Sale Price$350132
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 08559 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223039495863625442342541
Avg Max Temp (°F)39415162738286847766544363
Avg Precip (In.)42.864.053.994.674.054.944.254.533.533.853.7148.43
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type08559
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours