Zip Code 08562 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWrightstown
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Burlington
Area Code609
Current Population:5371
Racial Majority:White 71.3%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.8%
Median Household Income$60705
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64250
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time30.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range105 - 164 ft.
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.06496600, -74.59693000

Zip Code 08562 Description

Zip Code 08562 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08562 is primarily located in Burlington County. The official US Postal Service name for 08562 is WRIGHTSTOWN, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08562 are contained within or border the city limits of Fort Dix, NJ, Wrightstown, NJ, McGuire AFB, NJ, and New Egypt, NJ. The area code for zip code 08562 is 609. 08562 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08562 is 6.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% 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 08562 increased to 5371 from 4776 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08562 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08562 public schools is White. 35.4% of students in 08562 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3788 71.3% 4137 -8%
 Black Or African American 731 13.76% 395 +85%
 Hispanic 452 8.51% 561 -19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.55% 17 +71%
 Asian 139 2.62% 117 +19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 126 3.27% 126 +38%

Zip Code 08562 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.6%
 Black Or African American 16.5%
 Hispanic 15.5%
 Asian 1.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2%

Zip Code 08562 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population53714776
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households2098
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$60705
Income Under $50K Per Year42.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.30%
08562 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 3Andy KimDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$239964
Average Real Estate Sale Price$236556
Current Unemployment Level 6.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 84d - Inner Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 08562 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243139495864625543352742
Avg Max Temp (°F)41445364748286857867564665
Avg Precip (In.)3.942.914.133.784.333.864.754.924.123.453.633.7747.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD
CBSA Type08562
CBSA Population5890141
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours