Pottersville, NJ 07979 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 07979: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pottersville, NJ 07979

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • County: Hunterdon County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.714, Longitude -74.712
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 51
  • PO Box Addresses: 229
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Pottersville, NJ 07979 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 587
Daytime Population: Workers 190
Daytime Population: Residents 310
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 500
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.85
Population in Households 576
Population in Familes 496
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density2 168
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $154,022
Average Household Income $186,084
Per Capita Income $56,500


Total Housing Units 192 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 140 (72.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $702,830
Average Home Value $790,893


Total Households 176
Average Household Size 3.27
Family Households 131
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.19% 0.17%
Households 0.16% 0.11%
Families 0.21% 0.15%
Median Household Income   0.8%
Per Capita Income   1.89%

Pottersville, NJ 07979 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07979 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 548 6th
Population Density # 532 8th
Diversity Index # 445 23rd
Median Household Income # 34 94th
Per Capita Income # 111 81st

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