ZIP Code 08817 - Edison New Jersey

ZIP Code 08817 is located in Edison New Jersey. Portions of 08817 are also in Highland Park and Metuchen and Edison Township and Piscataway Township. 08817 is entirely within Middlesex County. Regionally, it is located in the Northern New Jersey Area.

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ZIP Code 08817 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameEdison
Primary CountyMiddlesex County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)48,140
Area Code(s)732 / 848
Current Time

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08817 Demographics

08817 can be classified socioeconomically as Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in New Jersey based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 08817 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 08817 is Asian. The current unemployment level in 08817 is 3.8%.

Population Growth Rate5.66%
Population Density4,744 People per Square Mile
Total Households15,367
Percentage High Income Households6.0%
Median Household Income (2021)$98,184
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$77,310
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)3.8%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 37.65%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAsian - 49.64%

08817 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American380.08%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

08817 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American380.61%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander220.35%

08817 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,3514.64%
Bachelor Degree8,71629.92%
High School Diploma7,75926.63%
No High School Diploma4461.53%
GED or Alternate3801.3%
1 or More Years of College3,14610.8%
Associates Degree1,9386.65%
Masters Degree4,37415.01%
Professional Degree5511.89%
Doctorate Degree4721.62%

08817 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 08817
RegionNorthern New Jersey Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaNew York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area10 Square Miles

08817 Politics

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08817 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion64a - Triassic Lowlands

08817 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140495964635543352742
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415161728085847765544363
Avg Precip (In.)4.022.934.114.034.593.824.994.394.443.553.963.8548.7

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