Trenton, NJ 08690 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08690: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Trenton, NJ 08690

Acceptable Alternative
Hamilton, NJ 08690
Hamilton Sq, NJ 08690
Hamilton Square, NJ 08690

Not Acceptable, USPS
Hamilton Township, NJ 08690
Hamilton Twp, NJ 08690

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mercer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.225, Longitude -74.661
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 481
  • PO Box Addresses: 121
  • Residential Addresses: 7,799
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,799

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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  1. 08690 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 08690 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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  3. New Jersey Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Trenton, NJ 08690 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Trenton, NJ 08690 Housing Affordability Index is 148
State of New Jersey Housing Affordability Index is 91
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Trenton, NJ 08690 Wealth Index is 193
State of New Jersey Wealth Index is 148
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 20,147
Population in Households 19,936
Population in Families 17,168
Population in Group Qrtrs 211
Population Density 2,694
Diversity Index1 33
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $102,837
Average Household Income $125,796
Per Capita Income $49,806
Wealth Index3 193

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 8,229 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,955 (84.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,019 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 255 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $300,373
Housing Affordability Index2 148
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 7,974
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 5,710
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.1% -0.01%
Households -0.04% 0.0%
Families -0.05% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.57%
Per Capita Income   2.75%

Trenton, NJ 08690 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08690 to the other 582 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 167 71st
Population Density # 235 60th
Diversity Index # 408 30th
Median Household Income # 209 64th
Per Capita Income # 208 64th

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