Glen Gardner, New Jersey

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Glen Gardner, New Jersey

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 2% trophy Glen Gardner Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
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Top 2% trophy Glen Gardner Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 5% trophy Glen Gardner Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Glen Gardner People in Middle Class or Better
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Glen Gardner College Educated Adults
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Glen Gardner Low Rate of Poverty
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Glen Gardner Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Glen Gardner, New Jersey

Comparing Glen Gardner 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
Well-Paid Single Men 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Racial Diversity 7 3
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 8
Male Share of the Population 7 7
Female Share of the Population 4 4
Age of the Population 3 2
Senior Citizens 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 3 2
Portion of People Married 3 3


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 2
Walking and Biking to Work 5 3
Working at Home 4 3
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 9
Housing Recently Built 10 10
People Living Alone 9 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 4 6
Affordability of Rents 1 4
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 4

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Glen Gardner Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles E of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (center to center)
Nearest Large City 40 miles W of Newark, New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Standard Zip Codes 08826
Phone Area Codes 908
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.696
Longitude -74.941

Glen Gardner Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 37 F
Apr Temp 37 to 61 F
Jul Temp 62 to 85 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.3 inches
Distance 19.2 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 25.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 61 F
Jul Temp 59 to 85 F
Oct Temp 38 to 64 F
Annual Precip 49.9 inches
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Glen Gardner Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,902 100%
Male 929 48.8%
Female 973 51.2%
Under 18 481 25.3%
18+ 1,421 74.7%
65+ 145 7.6%
Median Age 35.4
Average Family Size 3.07
White 1,820 95.7%
African-American 17 0.9%
Asian 28 1.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 11 0.6%
Mixed Race 22 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 65 3.4%

Estimated Glen Gardner Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,999
Growth 97
Growth % 5.1%

Glen Gardner 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 26.1%
Italian 17.3%
Irish 17%
Polish 7.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
English 4.7%
Hungarian 2.4%
US/American 2.1%
Dutch 2%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Scottish 1.4%
Russian 1.3%
Ukrainian 0.9%
French (except Basque) 0.9%
Slovak 0.8%
French Canadian 0.7%
European 0.5%
Finnish 0.5%
Czech 0.5%
Norwegian 0.5%
Welsh 0.5%
Greek 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
British 0.4%
Portuguese 0.3%
Pennsylvania German 0.3%
Swiss 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Scandinavian 0.2%
Celtic 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Glen Gardner 1,902 $75,369
Califon 1,055 $85,963
Clinton 2,632 $88,671
Hampton 1,546 $64,583
High Bridge 3,776 $75,357
Lebanon 1,065 $83,436
Washington 6,712 $61,379
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Glen Gardner High Schools (2004)

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Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,178 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.7

256 ROUTE 513
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