Mannington, New Jersey

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Mannington, New Jersey

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 7% Mannington Affordability of Property Taxes
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Mannington Racial Diversity
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Mannington Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Mannington Median Family Income
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 9% Mannington Affordability of Rents
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Mannington People in Middle Class or Better
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 10% Mannington Short Commute Times
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Mannington Well-Paid Single Men

Comparative Profile of Mannington, New Jersey

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 7
Average Household Size 8 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 4
People in Middle Class or Better 10 5
College Educated Adults 8 4
People Above Poverty 8 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Public Transportation Use 10 3
Short Commute Times 5 10
Walking and Biking to Work 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 3 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2
People Living Alone 2 4
Affordability of Rents 2 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Mannington Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 15 miles S of Wilmington, Delaware (center to center)
Nearest Large City 32 miles SW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Salem
Standard Zip Codes 08079
Phone Area Codes 856
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.54
Longitude -75.45

Mannington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.9 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 46 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42.8 inches
Distance 11.9 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 62 F
Jul Temp 67 to 86 F
Oct Temp 46 to 67 F
Annual Precip 44.8 inches
Distance 13.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 65 to 87 F
Oct Temp 45 to 68 F
Annual Precip 41.5 inches
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Mannington Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,559 100%
Male 763 48.9%
Female 796 51.1%
Under 18 352 22.6%
18+ 1,207 77.4%
65+ 365 23.4%
Median Age 42.7
Average Family Size 3.02
White 1,179 75.6%
African-American 326 20.9%
Asian 6 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 8 0.5%
Other 27 1.7%
Mixed Race 13 0.8%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 52 3.3%

Estimated Mannington Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,561
Growth 2
Growth % 0.1%

Mannington 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 22.2%
English 18.3%
German 14.1%
Irish 13.5%
Italian 9.2%
US/American 6.1%
Polish 3.9%
African 1.7%
Swedish 1.4%
Scottish 1.2%
Norwegian 1.1%
Canadian 1%
Welsh 1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Dutch 0.9%
Ukrainian 0.5%
Austrian 0.5%
Lebanese 0.5%
French (except Basque) 0.4%
European 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
Portuguese 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
British 0.2%
Jamaican 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Mannington, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Mannington Township (08079)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Mannington 1,559 $62,500
Alloway 2,774 $65,132
Pennsville 13,194 $57,340
Quinton 2,786 $48,272
Salem 5,857 $29,699
Shiloh 534 $54,219
Woodstown 3,136 $56,328
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