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08638 Zip Code (Trenton, NJ) Detailed Profile




City: Trenton, NJ (20.29%)
County: Mercer County, NJ
Estimated zip code population in 2017: 22,814
Zip code population in 2010: 22,832
Zip code population in 2000: 26,120

Houses and condos: 9,476
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,252
% of renters here:

40%
State:

36%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 08638: 113.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 5.7 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 3,983 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 08638
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2017:
This zip code:

2.9% ($6,049)
New Jersey:

2.4% ($8,124)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $6,116 (2.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,822 (3.1%)

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Males: 10,925  (47.9%)
Females: 11,888  (52.1%)

For population 25 years and over in 08638:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 08638:

  • Never married: 43.6%
  • Now married: 38.5%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

Zip code 08638 compared to state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 08638 (2017)
    • 10,02238.4%Black
    • 8,46532.4%White
    • 3,41913.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 4481.7%Asian
    • 4071.6%Two or more races
    • 330.1%American Indian
    • 280.1%Some other race
    • 100.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2017: $207,367
08638:

$207,367
New Jersey:

$334,900



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists, there were 30 registered sex offenders living in 08638 zip code as of June 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 08638 is 771 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.3 years
New Jersey median age:

39.8 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.7 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 08638, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $44,720 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,720
State:

$79,688

Salary/wage: $41,755 (reported on 81.1% of returns)
Here:

$41,755
State:

$68,122
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.8% for AGIs below $25k, 77.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 75.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 73.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,035 (reported on 25.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,035
New Jersey:

$2,193
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,641 (reported on 14.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,641
State:

$6,828
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$935 (reported on 9.0% of returns)
Here:

+$935
State:

+$15,358
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$9,123 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

+$9,123
State:

+$19,577
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 9.9% for AGIs below $25k, 2.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.7% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $11,601 (reported on 7.1% of returns)
08638:

$11,601
New Jersey:

$18,214
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $6,800 (reported on 0.2% of returns)
08638:

$6,800
New Jersey:

$24,511

Total itemized deductions: $20,410 (26% of AGI, reported on 34.9% of returns)
Here:

$20,410
State:

$30,827

Here:

25.8% of AGI
State:

21.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.4% for AGIs below $25k, 13.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 18.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,065 (reported on 28.9% of returns)
Here:

$3,065
State:

$3,451
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $8,455 (reported on 34.8% of returns)
08638:

$8,455
State:

$15,801
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $25k, 4.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 6.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,157 (reported on 23.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,157
State:

$2,182
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.0% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 53.6%
Here:

54%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 49.9% for AGIs below $25k, 55.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 54.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 58.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 60.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 60.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 08638, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $39,078 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$39,078
State:

$64,921

Salary/wage: $38,128 (reported on 82.4% of returns)
Here:

$38,128
State:

$57,755
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 66.9% for AGIs below $10k, 74.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 81.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 79.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $1,292 (reported on 38.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$1,292
New Jersey:

$2,068
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,825 (reported on 18.6% of returns)
Here:

$1,825
State:

$3,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,101 (reported on 12.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,101
State:

+$13,591
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.5% for AGIs below $10k, -0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,349 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
Here:

+$7,349
State:

+$17,520
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 19.5% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,253 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
08638:

$2,253
New Jersey:

$3,270
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $8,486 (reported on 0.3% of returns)
Here:

$8,486
New Jersey:

$17,258

Total itemized deductions: $16,693 (25% of AGI, reported on 35.3% of returns)
Here:

$16,693
State:

$23,924

Here:

25.0% of AGI
State:

21.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.5% for AGIs below $10k, 10.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 13.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,762 (4% of AGI, reported on 31.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,762
State:

$3,242

Here:

4.0% of AGI
State:

2.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,186 (reported on 72.6% of returns)
08638:

$5,186
State:

$12,321
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,716 (reported on 20.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,716
State:

$1,711

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.5%
Here:

57%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 45.5% for AGIs below $10k, 62.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 58.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 60.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 61.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 61.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2017:
This zip code:

$53,117
New Jersey:

$80,088
Trenton, NJ (08638) map Nearest zip codes: 08618, 08608, 08609, 08629, 08648, 08628.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.5%
New Jersey:

50.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

4.7%
New Jersey:

5.5%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,295
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,754


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 333 (106 now married, 221 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 5,193 (1,514 now married, 3,702 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 08638 with a mortgage: 3,231 (60 second mortgage, 364 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,589

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,807
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $834

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

19.2%
Whole state:

10.0%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2017:
This zip code:

12.0%
Whole state:

5.6%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.1
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 08638: Bloomberg Office Complex (A), Ewing Business Park (B), Ewing Park (C), Trenton Fire and Emergency Services Engine 3 Ladder 2 (D), Prospect Heights Volunteer Fire Company Station 1 (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Hedwigs Cemetery (1), Fountain Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Ceva Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Pond Run (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Parks in zip code 08638 include: Moody Park (1), Assunpink Park (2), Temple Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 02014 or later
  • 92010 to 2013
  • 3742000 to 2009
  • 1851990 to 1999
  • 3761980 to 1989
  • 8661970 to 1979
  • 1,5511960 to 1969
  • 1,9401950 to 1959
  • 8921940 to 1949
  • 3,1051939 or earlier

Zip code 08638 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Trenton, NJ (08638)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Trenton, NJ (08638)
  • 0no bedroom
  • 321 bedroom
  • 8112 bedrooms
  • 2,6383 bedrooms
  • 1,2874 bedrooms
  • 1195+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trenton, NJ (08638)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Trenton, NJ (08638)
  • 89no bedroom
  • 9711 bedroom
  • 9102 bedrooms
  • 1,0313 bedrooms
  • 1944 bedrooms
  • 1015+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Trenton, NJ (08638) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Trenton, NJ (08638) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 368no vehicle
  • 1,5621 vehicle
  • 1,8782 vehicles
  • 5713 vehicles
  • 3014 vehicles
  • 1215+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Trenton, NJ (08638) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Trenton, NJ (08638) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,020no vehicle
  • 1,4661 vehicle
  • 5672 vehicles
  • 1003 vehicles
  • 634 vehicles
  • 195+ vehicles

  • Zip code 08638 household income distribution in 2017

  • Zip code 08638 household income distribution in 2017
  • 687Less than $10,000
  • 461$10,000 to $14,999
  • 436$15,000 to $19,999
  • 407$20,000 to $24,999
  • 354$25,000 to $29,999
  • 351$30,000 to $34,999
  • 446$35,000 to $39,999
  • 345$40,000 to $44,999
  • 335$45,000 to $49,999
  • 804$50,000 to $59,999
  • 609$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,023$75,000 to $99,999
  • 501$100,000 to $124,999
  • 564$125,000 to $149,999
  • 391$150,000 to $199,999
  • 297$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 08638

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2017 in zip code 08638
  • 29Less than $10,000
  • 18$15,000 to $19,999
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 7$35,000 to $39,999
  • 44$40,000 to $49,999
  • 166$50,000 to $59,999
  • 118$60,000 to $69,999
  • 149$70,000 to $79,999
  • 173$80,000 to $89,999
  • 154$90,000 to $99,999
  • 417$100,000 to $124,999
  • 270$125,000 to $149,999
  • 420$150,000 to $174,999
  • 431$175,000 to $199,999
  • 961$200,000 to $249,999
  • 626$250,000 to $299,999
  • 549$300,000 to $399,999
  • 46$400,000 to $499,999
  • 20$500,000 to $749,999
  • 9$750,000 to $999,999
  • 35$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 31$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 08638

  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in zip code 08638
  • 48Less than $100
  • 66$100 to $149
  • 63$150 to $199
  • 103$200 to $249
  • 47$250 to $299
  • 64$300 to $349
  • 6$350 to $399
  • 26$450 to $499
  • 43$500 to $549
  • 24$550 to $599
  • 76$600 to $649
  • 52$650 to $699
  • 125$700 to $749
  • 137$750 to $799
  • 481$800 to $899
  • 560$900 to $999
  • 817$1,000 to $1,249
  • 259$1,250 to $1,499
  • 98$1,500 to $1,999
  • 84$2,000 to $2,499
  • 30$2,500 to $2,999
  • 65No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,121.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $144,000.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2017 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $242,520
  • Black or African American householders: $180,310
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $88,871
  • Asian householders: $353,510
  • Some other race householders: $117,507
  • Two or more races householders: $212,896
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $116,717

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $207,367
08638:

$207,367
New Jersey:

$334,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $122,275 - $274,014

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $205,924
Townhouses or other attached units: $123,751
In 2-unit structures: $141,299
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $32,157
In 5-or-more-unit structures: $64,693
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 08638
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,737
  • One, attached: 2,621
  • Two: 383
  • 3 or 4: 392
  • 5 to 9: 225
  • 10 to 19: 608
  • 20 to 49: 261
  • 50 or more: 209
  • Mobile homes: 37

Unemployment: 7.3%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 08638

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 08638
  • 75.5%7,756Drove a car alone
  • 12.9%1,328Carpooled
  • 5.3%543Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.2%24Subway or elevated
  • 0.8%79Railroad
  • 0.1%9Motorcycle
  • 0.5%47Bicycle
  • 2.0%201Walked
  • 0.8%86Other means
  • 1.2%120Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 08638

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 08638
  • 173Less than 5 minutes
  • 1,0615 to 9 minutes
  • 1,83610 to 14 minutes
  • 2,05615 to 19 minutes
  • 1,58620 to 24 minutes
  • 43125 to 29 minutes
  • 1,14230 to 34 minutes
  • 13635 to 39 minutes
  • 5940 to 44 minutes
  • 63445 to 59 minutes
  • 69360 to 89 minutes
  • 30090 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 77.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,841
  • In family households: 18,059 (2,058 male householders, 3,102 female householders)
    2,951 spouses, 6,870 children (6,426 natural, 175 adopted, 271 stepchildren), 865 grandchildren, 377 brothers or sisters, 566 parents, 551 other relatives, 590 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,782 (1,097 male householders (962 living alone)), 1,826 female householders (1,550 living alone)), 855 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 966 (402 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,215 2-persons, 1,214 3-persons, 955 4-persons, 454 5-persons, 139 6-persons, 176 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,514 1-person, 279 2-persons, 33 3-persons, 65 4-persons, 30 5-persons

1,681 married couples with children.
1,937 single-parent households (141 men, 1,796 women).

74.3% of residents of 08638 zip code speak English at home.
15.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (49% very well, 17% well, 27% not well, 6% not at all).
8.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (53% very well, 16% well, 31% not well, 1% not at all).
1.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (52% very well, 35% well, 13% not well).
1.4% of residents speak other language at home (55% very well, 37% well, 8% not well).

Foreign born population: 4,363 (19.1%)
(39.7% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

19.1%
Whole state:

22.8%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 18%El Salvador
  • 13%Moldova
  • 11%Dominica
  • 8%Russia
  • 7%Haiti
  • 5%Grenada
  • 3%Liberia
Most common first ancestries reported in 08638
  • 6%Polish
  • 5%Italian
  • 3%Irish
  • 3%African
  • 2%Ukrainian
  • 2%Jamaican
  • 2%Haitian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 8762010 or later
  • 1,6472000 to 2009
  • 9141990 to 1999
  • 1,491Before 1990

Zip code 08638 topographic map

There are 182 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 08638.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • GETTY SERVICE STATION #57327 (SPRUCE ST & PARKSIDE AVE in TRENTON, NJ)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-003790, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-49747, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, NJEMS-61159, AIR PROGRAM, NJEMS-67717900001, EPCRA, NJEMS-82041200000, NJEMS-A6046, AIR PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
    Organizations: EXXON MOBIL CORP, CONOCO PHILLIPS CO, GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC, MOBIL OIL CORPORATION (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , EXXONMOBIL OIL CORP (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC (CONTACT/OPERATOR) , EXXON MOBIL CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , TOSCO CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC (CONTACT/OWNER) , MOBIL OIL CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , EXXONMOBIL OIL CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: GES, MOBIL OIL CORP SS KW3, MOBIL SERV STA #15-KW3, MOBIL SERVICE STATION #2635117
  • HOUGH FUEL SERVICE INC (340 4TH STREET in EWING, NJ)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-02-2005-0917, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-02-2005-0917, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-001839, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-18655800000, EPCRA, NJEMS-246099, UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK PROGRAM, NJEMS-60373, AIR PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: PETROLEUM AND PETROLEUM PRODUCTS WHOLESALERS, EXCEPT BULK STATIONS AND TERMINALS
    Organizations: HOUGH PETROLEUM CORP
    Alternative names: J S HOUGH FUEL
  • NJ PORCELAIN CO (600 PLUM ST in TRENTON, NJ)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-00139400000, EPCRA, NJEMS-027025, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-47629, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, NJEMS-60062, AIR PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: VITREOUS CHINA PLUMBING FIXTURES AND CHINA AND EARTHENWARE FITTINGS AND BATHROOM ACCESSORIES; PORCELAIN ELECTRICAL SUPPLIES
    Organizations: NJ PORCELAIN CORP, BIELAWSKI STEPHEN, NEW JERSEY PORCELAIN (CONTACT/OWNER) , NJ PORCELAIN CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , BIELAWSKI STEPHEN (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: STEPHEN BIELAWSKI
  • GETTY SERVICE STATION #57325 (2515 BRUNSWICK PIKE in TRENTON, NJ)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-003788, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-95551600000, EPCRA, NJEMS-A6222, AIR PROGRAM
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Business SIC classification: GASOLINE SERVICE STATIONS
    Organizations: EXXON MOBIL CORP, CONOCO PHILLIPS CO, GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC, CONOCO PHILLIPS CO (CONTACT/OWNER) , TOSCO CORP (CONTACT/OWNER) , GETTY PETROLEUM MARKETING INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: MOBIL OIL CORP SS KTT, MOBIL SERVICE STATION #2635114
  • PROCESS RESEARCH PRODUCTS @ EWING BUSINESS PK (1013 WHITEHEAD ROAD EXT in TRENTON, NJ)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-110200231000, RELEASE ASSESSMENT, NJEMS-197136, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, NJEMS-39800400001, EPCRA, NJEMS-60350, AIR PROGRAM
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    Business SIC classification: SPECIALTY CLEANING, POLISHING, AND SANITATION PREPARATIONS; INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL MACHINERY AND EQUIPMENT
    Organizations: CHESSCO INDUSTRIES INC (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: PROCESS RESEARCH PRODS.
  • NJDOT (1035 PARKWAY AVE in EWING TOWNSHIP, NJ)
    AIR SYNTHETIC MINOR (AIRS/AFS)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-012349, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-14987, LABORATORY CERTIFICATION, NJEMS-222775, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, NJEMS-60090, AIR PROGRAM, NJEMS-60344, NJEMS-92022, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: REGULATION AND ADMINISTRATION OF TRANSPORTATION PROGRAMS
    Organizations: NJDOT BUREAU OF FACILITIES PLNG & ENG, NJDOT BUREAU OF FACILITIES PLNG & ENG (CONTACT/OWNER)
    Alternative names: NEW JERSEY DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION, NJDOT EWING COMPLEX
  • HELENE FULD MEDICAL CENTER INCORPORATED (750 BRUNSWICK AVENUE in TRENTON, NJ)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-02-1995-0103, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION, ICIS-02-1995-0102,
    CRITERIA AND HAZARDOUS AIR POLLUTANT INVENTORY (Inventory of air pollution sources)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    Business SIC and NAICS classification: GENERAL MEDICAL AND SURGICAL HOSPITALS
    Alternative names: HELENE FULD MEDICAL CENTER - TRENTON
  • EWING TWP BD OF ED EWING HIGH SCHOOL (900 PARKWAY AVE in EWING TWP, NJ)
    (National Center for Education Statistics) - STATE ID-050
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-009315, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-60654, AIR PROGRAM
    Business SIC classification: ELEMENTARY AND SECONDARY SCHOOLS
  • HERMITAGE PRESS OF NJ (1595 FIFTH ST in TRENTON, NJ)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-13649200000, EPCRA, NJEMS-55993200000,
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - ICIS-, ENFORCEMENT/COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY
    Business SIC classification: COMMERCIAL PRINTING; OFFICES OF HOLDING COMPANIES
    Alternative names: HERMITAGE PRESS INC
  • ANDREA AROMATICS INC (150 ENTERPRISE AVE in TRENTON CITY, NJ)
    STATE MASTER (New Jersey environmental info) - NJEMS-025347, STATE CLEANUP SITE, NJEMS-194630, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit, NJEMS-60603000000, EPCRA
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    Business SIC classification: SPECIALTY CLEANING, POLISHING, AND SANITATION PREPARATIONS
    Alternative names: ANDREA AROMAATICS INC

Zip code 08638 marital status for males
Zip code 08638 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2.3%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1.9%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 73.2%Utility gas
  • 13.0%Electricity
  • 11.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used

Population in 1990: 26,982.

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,384
  • Northeast: 1,963
  • Midwest: 308
  • South: 1,923
  • West: 271

62% of the 08638 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New Jersey.

90% of the 08638 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 7% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year householders moved into unit in Trenton, NJ (08638)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 199
Here:

9.5%
New Jersey:

9.8%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 63
Here:

6.2%
New Jersey:

11.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 75
Here:

7.6%
New Jersey:

25.2%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Class of Workers in 2017
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 94,963Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 76,428Legal occupations
  • 66,208Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 64,796Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 63,409Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 62,307Management occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (TRENTON, NJ):

  • HUTCHINSON INDUSTRIES, INC (460 SOUTHARD ST; small business) : $180,674,212 in 222 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Tires and Tubes, Pneumatic, Except Aircraft, Tire Rebuilding and Tire and Tube Repair Materials, Vehicular Brake, Steering, Axle, Wheel, and Track Components, Guns, over 150 mm through 200 mm, and more by Army, Defense Logistics Agency, U.S. Secret Service
    Signed by year: 2000: $4,062,127; 2001: $5,305,040; 2002: $4,607,229; 2003: $40,421,367; 2004: $40,144,364; 2005: $70,264,729; 2006: $14,861,260.

    Biggest contracts:
    $12,040,392 with Army for Tires and Tubes, Pneumatic, Except Aircraft. Signed on 2004-11-05. Completion date: 2005-11-03.
    $11,347,674 with Army for Tire Rebuilding and Tire and Tube Repair Materials. Signed on 2003-10-06. Completion date: 2005-10-21.
    $9,362,022 with Army for Vehicular Brake, Steering, Axle, Wheel, and Track Components. Signed on 2005-07-13. Completion date: 2008-01-29.
    $7,736,079 with Army for Tire Rebuilding and Tire and Tube Repair Materials. Signed on 2005-10-05. Completion date: 2005-10-21.
  • HARRIS MANUFACTURING COMPANY I (550 W INGHAM AVE; small business) : $28,973,986 in 76 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Clothing, Special Purpose, Safety and Rescue Equipment, Individual Equipment, Specialized Flight Clothing and Accessories, and more by Defense Logistics Agency, Army, Navy, Department of Defense, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $3,327,723; 2001: $8,260,028; 2002: $6,531,169; 2003: $762,356; 2004: $631,303; 2005: $6,304,169; 2006: $3,129,258.

    Biggest contracts:
    $4,579,600 with Defense Logistics Agency for Clothing, Special Purpose. Taking place in DE. Signed on 2001-03-13. Completion date: 2002-06-28.
    $3,304,840 with Army for Safety and Rescue Equipment. Signed on 2002-09-06. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $2,773,470, same as above. Signed on 2000-03-31. Completion date: 2004-12-31.
    $2,073,500, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-30. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • KELLY S JANITORIAL SERVICE, IN (228 HAZEL AVE; small business) : $3,425,160 in 24 contracts from 1999 to 2003
    Contracts for Custodial Janitorial Services, Food Services by Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $692,645; 2001: $924,140; 2002: $843,679; 2003: $315,223; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $596,895 with Navy for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2001-04-10. Completion date: 2002-04-15.
    $596,895, same as above. Signed on 2000-04-14. Completion date: 2001-04-15.
    $472,226 with Navy for Food Services. Signed on 1999-10-22. Completion date: 2000-09-30.
    $436,761 with Navy for Custodial Janitorial Services. Signed on 2002-04-15. Completion date: 2003-04-15.
  • DEMAG DELAVAL TURBOMACHINERY C (840 NOTTINGHAM WAY) : $3,280,627 in 50 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Steam Turbines and Components, Non-nuclear Ship Repair (West) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on. non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships west of the 108th meridian, Bearings, Antifriction, Unmounted, Gas Turbines and Jet Engines, Non-Aircraft; and Components, and more by Navy, Defense Logistics Agency
    Signed by year: 2000: $216,635; 2001: $308,799; 2002: $1,140,895; 2003: $16,350; 2004: $783,957; 2005: $152,483; 2006: $197,133.

    Biggest contracts:
    $418,900 with Navy for Steam Turbines and Components. Signed on 1999-12-01. Completion date: 2000-11-27.
    $411,307, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-10. Completion date: 2003-09-10.
    $411,307, same as above. Signed on 2002-09-10. Completion date: 2003-09-10.
    $242,617 with Navy for Non-nuclear Ship Repair (West) Ship repair (including overhauls and conversions) performed on. non-nuclear propelled and nonpropelled ships west of the 108th meridian. Signed on 2004-09-30. Completion date: 2004-12-20.
  • REES SCIENTIFIC CORP (1007 WHITEHEAD ROAD EXT; small business) : $2,553,302 in 162 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Hazard-Detecting Instruments and Apparatus, Laboratory Equipment and Supplies, Environmental Chambers and Related Equipment, Accounting and Calculating Machines, and more by Department of Veterans Affairs, Public Buildings Service, Army, National Institutes of Health, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $190,719; 2002: $159,072; 2003: $488,154; 2004: $423,471; 2005: $809,016; 2006: $482,870.

    Biggest contracts:
    $168,605 with Department of Veterans Affairs for Hazard-Detecting Instruments and Apparatus. Signed on 2006-03-16. Completion date: 2006-06-30.
    $94,000 with Public Buildings Service for Laboratory Equipment and Supplies. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2001-03-15. Completion date: 2001-08-15.
    $87,543 with Army for Environmental Chambers and Related Equipment. Signed on 2005-09-17. Completion date: 2007-09-30.
    $86,000 with National Institutes of Health for Accounting and Calculating Machines. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2003-07-15. Completion date: 2003-07-15.
  • MERCER WRECKING RECYCLING CORP (853 NOTTINGHAM WAY; small business) : $305,288 in 7 contracts from 1999 to 2003
    Contracts for Demolition of Buildings, Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Airfield Structures, Miscellaneous Construction Materials by Army, Air Force
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $96,980; 2002: $99,000; 2003: $60,500; 2004: $0; 2005: $0; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $70,500 with Army for Demolition of Buildings. Signed on 2002-06-28. Completion date: 2002-08-05.
    $67,000, same as above. Signed on 2001-04-16. Completion date: 2001-05-22.
    $48,808 with Air Force for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Airfield Structures. Signed on 1999-11-16. Completion date: 2000-02-20.
    $42,000 with Army for Miscellaneous Construction Materials. Signed on 2003-04-16. Completion date: 2003-05-16.
  • KINETICS INDUSTRIES INC (140 STOKES AVE; small business) : $202,173 in 3 contracts from 2000 to 2005
    $108,875 with Air Force for Motors, Electrical. Signed on 2000-02-25. Completion date: 2000-05-25.
    $63,600 with Navy for Coils and Transformers. Signed on 2005-09-20. Completion date: 2005-10-27.
    $29,698 with Navy for Miscellaneous Power Transmission Equipment. Signed on 2005-08-12. Completion date: 2005-08-22.
  • INSULATED DUCT & CABLE CO (96 STOKES AVE; small business) : $121,708 in 8 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Packing and Gasket Materials, Hose and Flexible Tubing by Defense Logistics Agency, Navy
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $3,239; 2005: $34,501; 2006: $9,968.

    Biggest contracts:
    $74,000 with Defense Logistics Agency for Packing and Gasket Materials. Signed on 1999-12-21. Completion date: 2000-02-11.
    $10,512 with Navy for Hose and Flexible Tubing. Taking place in OH. Signed on 2005-06-16. Completion date: 2005-07-16.
    $9,968 with Defense Logistics Agency for Hose and Flexible Tubing. Signed on 2006-02-07. Completion date: 2006-03-10.
    $7,970, same as above. Signed on 2005-07-12. Completion date: 2005-08-27.
  • HUTCHINSON INDUSTRIES, INC (460 SOUTHARD ST) : $113,605 in 2 contracts from 2000 to 2001
    $58,000 with U.S. Secret Service (disused code: now 7009) for Miscellaneous Vehicular Components. Signed on 2000-03-15. Completion date: 2000-04-15.
    $55,605 with Defense Logistics Agency for Vehicular Brake, Steering, Axle, Wheel, and Track Components. Signed on 2001-10-22. Completion date: 2002-01-20.
  • STEALTH MICROWAVE INC (1007 WHITEHEAD ROAD EXT; small business) : $87,805 in 2 contracts from 2001 to 2005
    $84,000 with Department of State for Miscellaneous Communication Equipment. Signed on 2001-02-15. Completion date: 2002-02-15.
    $3,805 with Navy for Electrical Control Equipment. Taking place in MD. Signed on 2005-03-29. Completion date: 2005-03-29.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (over 1000 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (50-99: 1, 20-49: 5, 5-9: 5, 1-4: 11)
  • Wholesale Trade: Recyclable Material Merchant Wholesalers (100-249: 1, 50-99: 1)
  • Management of Companies and Enterprises: Offices of Other Holding Companies (100-249: 1, 20-49: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Home Health Care Services (100-249: 1)
  • Utilities: Electric Power Distribution (100-249: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 583 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 143 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 97 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 46 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 25 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 12 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 3,443 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 296 people in state prisons
  • 81 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 65 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 8 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2013:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 10 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED172$188,10373$141,516546$182,78462$48,03942$101,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$166,9089$224,80856$183,78212$24,9992$113,885
APPLICATIONS DENIED25$162,81812$130,053435$171,26868$24,48836$109,697
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN12$133,57310$120,279247$179,0028$61,27014$100,991
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$147,0001$193,49055$172,4130$00$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 8 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$196,74412$226,6030$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$132,6807$274,9510$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$216,1100$02$93,555
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 08638
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 08638 - Value
Most common first names in zip code 08638 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John37473.4 years
Mary31578.6 years
Joseph25474.1 years
William22572.8 years
James16770.7 years
Helen16676.9 years
Anna15779.9 years
Frank14474.0 years
Robert13770.8 years
Edward13072.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 08638 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8571.7 years
Williams6972.3 years
Johnson6670.6 years
Brown4972.8 years
Jones4371.7 years
Miller3975.0 years
Davis3573.5 years
Allen3176.1 years
Jackson3063.6 years
Wilson2975.2 years
Businesses in zip code 08638
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven3KFC1
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Burger King1New Balance1
CVS1Payless1
Domino's Pizza1Popeyes1
Dunkin Donuts4RadioShack1
FedEx2Rite Aid1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel1
GNC1Subaru1
GameStop1Subway1
Goodwill2U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS5
Hyundai1Wendy's1
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