Phillipsburg, NJ 08865 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 08865: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Phillipsburg, NJ 08865

Acceptable Alternative
Alpha, NJ 08865

Not Acceptable, USPS
Delaware Park, NJ 08865
Harmony Township, NJ 08865
Lopatcong, NJ 08865

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Warren County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.698, Longitude -75.135
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 08865 has segments in 2 Counties (Hunterdon, Warren).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,010
  • PO Box Addresses: 193
  • Residential Addresses: 12,326
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 445
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,881

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

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Phillipsburg, NJ 08865 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 30,276
Daytime Population: Workers 12,032
Daytime Population: Residents 15,832
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,864
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 30,016
Population in Familes 24,539
Population in Group Qrtrs 260
Population Density2 712
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $56,106
Average Household Income $74,638
Per Capita Income $29,580


Total Housing Units 13,061 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,593 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,275 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,193 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $206,698
Average Home Value $235,813


Total Households 11,868
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 7,862
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 0.29% 0.24%
Households 0.29% 0.24%
Families 0.27% 0.24%
Median Household Income   1.21%
Per Capita Income   2.59%

Phillipsburg, NJ 08865 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 08865 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 # 88 85th
Population Density # 417 28th
Diversity Index # 302 48th
Median Household Income # 469 19th
Per Capita Income # 444 23rd

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