Zip Code 08629 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:12331
Racial Majority:White 23.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 48.2%
Unemployment Rate:5.7%
Median Household Income$54337
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36990
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range62 - 62 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.22074600, -74.73227100

Zip Code 08629 Description

Zip Code 08629 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08629 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 08629 is TRENTON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08629 are contained within or border the city limits of Trenton, NJ, . The area code for zip code 08629 is 609. 08629 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08629 is 5.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08629 increased to 12331 from 11102 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08629 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08629 public schools is Black. 80.6% of students in 08629 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2998 23.55% 2735 +10%
 Black Or African American 4079 32.04% 4701 -13%
 Hispanic 5146 40.42% 4338 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 52 0.41% 19 +174%
 Asian 303 2.38% 261 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 30 0% 30 -100%
 Two Or More Races 243 1.19% 243 -37%

Zip Code 08629 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.9%
 Black Or African American 48.2%
 Hispanic 34.8%
 Asian 4.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 08629 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1233111102
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households3951
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
80.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$54337
Income Under $50K Per Year44.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.80%
08629 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 4Chris SmithRepublican
New Jersey District 12Bonnie Watson ColemanDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$113943
Average Real Estate Sale Price$81597
Current Unemployment Level 5.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
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 08629 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 Type08629
CBSA Population371697
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Greenwood & Hamilton
Villa Park
Wilbur