Zip Code 08853 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNeshanic Station
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Somerset
Secondary County: Hunterdon
Area Code908
Current Population:5247
Racial Majority:White 75.73%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$147835
Average Adjusted Gross Income$142960
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time30.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 167 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.52765200, -74.74091500

Zip Code 08853 Description

Zip Code 08853 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08853 is primarily located in Somerset County. Portions of 08853 are also located in Hunterdon County. The official US Postal Service name for 08853 is NESHANIC STATION, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08853 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 08853 is 908. 08853 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08853 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% 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 08853 decreased to 5247 from 12241 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08853 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08853 public schools is White. 6.7% of students in 08853 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4047 75.73% 4237 -4%
 Black Or African American 505 9.45% 150 +237%
 Hispanic 203 3.8% 237 -14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 579 10.83% 517 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 7 0.19% 7 +43%
 Two Or More Races 83 0% 83 -100%

Zip Code 08853 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.1%
 Black Or African American 3.3%
 Hispanic 6.1%
 Asian 9.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.1%

Zip Code 08853 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population524712241
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1817
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$147835
Income Under $50K Per Year13.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year68.10%
08853 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 7Tom MalinowskiDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$595731
Average Real Estate Sale Price$516706
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64a - Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 08853 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)19212938485762615341332541
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415062728185847665544362
Avg Precip (In.)3.862.713.823.974.684.014.924.214.513.63.843.7147.86
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type08853
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours