Bloomsbury, New Jersey

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Bloomsbury, New Jersey

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High Points

Bloomsbury strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New Jersey):

Category Trophy
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Bloomsbury Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Bloomsbury People in Middle Class or Better
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Bloomsbury College Educated Adults
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Bloomsbury Low Rate of Poverty
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Bloomsbury Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Bloomsbury Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Bloomsbury, New Jersey

Comparing Bloomsbury to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New Jersey (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 10 10
Well-Paid Single Women 9 3
Well-Paid Single Men 9 3
Male Share of the Population 6 5
Female Share of the Population 5 6
Racial Diversity 4 1
Age of the Population 4 2
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 8
Average Household Size 9 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 6
People in Middle Class or Better 10 6
College Educated Adults 10 7
People Above Poverty 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 2
Working at Home 7 7
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Short Commute Times 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
People Living Alone 1 2
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 6
Affordability of Rents 1 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
Housing Recently Built 1 1

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Bloomsbury Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles E of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 48 miles W of Newark, New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Standard Zip Codes 08804
Phone Area Codes 908
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.653
Longitude -75.086

Bloomsbury Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 12.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 62 F
Jul Temp 63 to 85 F
Oct Temp 42 to 65 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
Distance 18.3 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 37 F
Apr Temp 35 to 60 F
Jul Temp 59 to 82 F
Oct Temp 38 to 63 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Distance 21.1 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 42 to 67 F
Annual Precip 48.8 inches
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Bloomsbury Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 886 100%
Male 427 48.2%
Female 459 51.8%
Under 18 264 29.8%
18+ 622 70.2%
65+ 89 10%
Median Age 35.5
Average Family Size 3.11
White 870 98.2%
African-American 3 0.3%
Asian 3 0.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 7 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 13 1.5%

Estimated Bloomsbury Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 886
Growth 0
Growth % 0%

Bloomsbury Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 23.6%
Irish 23.3%
Italian 16.1%
English 10.3%
Polish 5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
US/American 2.8%
Scottish 2%
Hungarian 1.3%
Norwegian 1.3%
Russian 1.2%
Czech 0.9%
Ukrainian 0.7%
Northern European 0.7%
Pennsylvania German 0.7%
Danish 0.6%
Swedish 0.6%
French Canadian 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
Welsh 0.4%
Croatian 0.4%
Belgian 0.2%
Slovak 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
Armenian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Bloomsbury 886 $67,500
Alpha 2,482 $45,435
Glen Gardner 1,902 $75,369
Hampton 1,546 $64,583
Lopatcong 5,765 $65,545
Milford 1,195 $62,167
Phillipsburg 15,166 $46,925
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