Penns Grove, NJ 08069 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08069: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Penns Grove, NJ 08069

Acceptable Alternative
Carneys Point, NJ 08069

Not Acceptable, USPS
Carneys Point Township, NJ 08069

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Salem County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.707, Longitude -75.447
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 317
  • PO Box Addresses: 137
  • Residential Addresses: 5,128
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 418
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,710

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

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Penns Grove, NJ 08069 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,816
Daytime Population: Workers 4,484
Daytime Population: Residents 7,372
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,856
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 12,476
Population in Familes 9,918
Population in Group Qrtrs 340
Population Density2 714
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $39,035
Average Household Income $56,693
Per Capita Income $22,421


Total Housing Units 5,380 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,544 (47.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,300 (42.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 536 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $150,426
Average Home Value $172,799


Total Households 4,844
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 3,118
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.2% -0.4%
Households -0.33% -0.46%
Families -0.36% -0.48%
Median Household Income   0.65%
Per Capita Income   2.56%

Penns Grove, NJ 08069 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08069 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 # 246 58th
Population Density # 416 28th
Diversity Index # 93 84th
Median Household Income # 542 7th
Per Capita Income # 522 10th

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