Zip Code 08865 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePhillipsburg
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Warren
Area Code908
Alternate Zip Code NamesALPHA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesDELAWARE PARK
HARMONY TOWNSHIP
LOPATCONG
Current Population:29840
Racial Majority:White 80.71%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$54471
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59550
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time31.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range285 - 787 ft.
Area44 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.70792700, -75.14968500

Zip Code 08865 Description

Zip Code 08865 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 08865 is primarily located in Warren County. The official US Postal Service name for 08865 is PHILLIPSBURG, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 08865 are contained within or border the city limits of Phillipsburg, NJ, Alpha, NJ, Riegelsville, PA, and Easton, PA. The area code for zip code 08865 is 908. 08865 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 08865 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 08865 increased to 29840 from 28925 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 08865 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 08865 public schools is White. 42.3% of students in 08865 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23898 80.71% 24754 -3%
 Black Or African American 2072 7% 1516 +37%
 Hispanic 2387 8.06% 2441 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.08% 28 -14%
 Asian 845 2.85% 576 +47%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 29 0% 29 -100%
 Two Or More Races 487 1.3% 487 -21%

Zip Code 08865 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.8%
 Black Or African American 10.5%
 Hispanic 13.9%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 08865 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2984028925
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households11694
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
42.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
83.3%
Median Household Income$54471
Income Under $50K Per Year45.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.00%
08865 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 7Tom MalinowskiDemocrat
New Jersey District 5Josh GottheimerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$234360
Average Real Estate Sale Price$141791
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 67a - Northern Limestone/Dolomite Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 08865 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202837475761595240322440
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415162738186847666544263
Avg Precip (In.)3.772.843.733.784.574.114.374.224.523.483.883.6246.89
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ
CBSA Type08865
CBSA Population822160
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours