Zip Code 08648 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLawrence Township
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mercer
Area Code609
Current Population:32263
Racial Majority:White 62.25%
Public School Racial Majority:White 46.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$82415
Average Adjusted Gross Income$93550
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range66 - 131 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.28325100, -74.72186000

Zip Code 08648 Description

Zip Code 08648 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro Philadelphia metro area. Zip code 08648 is primarily located in Mercer County. The official US Postal Service name for 08648 is LAWRENCE TOWNSHIP, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08648 are contained within or border the city limits of Lawrenceville, NJ, Trenton, NJ, and Ewing, NJ. The area code for zip code 08648 is 609. 08648 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08648 is 4.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08648 increased to 32263 from 27737 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08648 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08648 public schools is White. 23.4% of students in 08648 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20144 62.25% 20973 -4%
 Black Or African American 3638 11.24% 3476 +5%
 Hispanic 3079 9.52% 2489 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.03% 52 -79%
 Asian 4782 14.78% 4580 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 29 -100%
 Other Race 50 0.25% 50 +64%
 Two Or More Races 614 1.93% 614 +1%

Zip Code 08648 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.6%
 Black Or African American 15.5%
 Hispanic 15.7%
 Asian 17.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 4.5%

Zip Code 08648 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3226327737
Male Population46.40%
Female Population53.60%
Total Households12066
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
23.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
57.1%
Median Household Income$82415
Income Under $50K Per Year27.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.70%
08648 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 12Bonnie Watson ColemanDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$325098
Average Real Estate Sale Price$288055
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 08648 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22233140505964635543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)39415162728186847665544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.82.873.953.884.563.85.134.354.53.523.773.7947.92
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Trenton-Ewing, NJ
CBSA Type08648
CBSA Population371697
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
East Trenton
Top Road