Zip Code 08611 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTrenton
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mercer
Area Code609
Alternate Zip Code NamesHAMILTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesHAMILTON TOWNSHIP
HAMILTON TWP
Current Population:28038
Racial Majority:White 17.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.3%
Median Household Income$39020
Average Adjusted Gross Income$30590
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range56 - 56 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.19904300, -74.74886400

Zip Code 08611 Description

Zip Code 08611 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08611 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 08611 is TRENTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08611 are contained within or border the city limits of Trenton, NJ, White Horse, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08611 is 609. 08611 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08611 is 6.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower 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 08611 increased to 28038 from 23868 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08611 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08611 public schools is Hispanic. 94.7% of students in 08611 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4735 17.55% 4548 +4%
 Black Or African American 6784 25.14% 7308 -7%
 Hispanic 14743 54.63% 15191 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.17% 61 -26%
 Asian 391 1.45% 514 -24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 25 0.26% 25 +180%
 Two Or More Races 381 0.81% 381 -43%

Zip Code 08611 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.3%
 Black Or African American 37.4%
 Hispanic 58.6%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 08611 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2803823868
Male Population55.90%
Female Population44.10%
Total Households8364
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39020
Income Under $50K Per Year61.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.30%
08611 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 12Bonnie Watson ColemanDemocrat
New Jersey District 4Chris SmithRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$95220
Average Real Estate Sale Price$44723
Current Unemployment Level 6.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84d - Inner Coastal Plain
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 08611 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243241516066645745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425162728186847766544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.832.864.013.894.553.895.064.494.523.483.753.7448.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Trenton-Ewing, NJ
CBSA Type08611
CBSA Population371697
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours