Mount Ephraim, New Jersey

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Mount Ephraim, New Jersey

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

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

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Mount Ephraim Public Transportation Use
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 3% trophy Mount Ephraim Affordability of Rents
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Mount Ephraim Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Mount Ephraim Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Mount Ephraim Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Mount Ephraim People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Mount Ephraim Low Rate of Poverty
Walking and Biking to Work
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Mount Ephraim Walking and Biking to Work
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 19% Mount Ephraim Short Commute Times

Comparative Profile of Mount Ephraim, New Jersey

Comparing Mount Ephraim 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 Women 10 4
Well-Paid Single Men 10 4
Age of the Population 7 7
Senior Citizens 7 9
Male Share of the Population 6 5
Racial Diversity 6 1
Female Share of the Population 5 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 5 3
Portion of People Married 5 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 9 4
People in Middle Class or Better 9 4
People Above Poverty 9 5
College Educated Adults 6 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 7
Walking and Biking to Work 9 9
Short Commute Times 4 9
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 6
People Living Alone 7 9
Affordability of Rents 3 10
Housing Recently Built 2 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 3 2
Low Property Crime 3 2

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Mount Ephraim Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 0 miles NE of Gloucester, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 6 miles SE of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Camden
Standard Zip Codes 08059
Phone Area Codes 856
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.878
Longitude -75.093

Mount Ephraim Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 41 F
Apr Temp 42 to 65 F
Jul Temp 67 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 67 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Distance 9.1 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 41 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Distance 22 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 39 F
Apr Temp 42 to 64 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 66 F
Annual Precip 47.1 inches
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Mount Ephraim Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 4,495 100%
Male 2,173 48.3%
Female 2,322 51.7%
Under 18 1,004 22.3%
18+ 3,491 77.7%
65+ 804 17.9%
Median Age 39.6
Average Family Size 3.13
White 4,383 97.5%
African-American 18 0.4%
Asian 28 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.1%
Other 29 0.6%
Mixed Race 33 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 89 2%

Estimated Mount Ephraim Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 4,467
Growth -28
Growth % -0.6%

Mount Ephraim 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
Italian 32.4%
Irish 21%
German 14%
English 8.7%
Polish 5.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.8%
Scotch-Irish 2.5%
Scottish 2.2%
European 1.8%
US/American 1.5%
Hungarian 1.1%
French (except Basque) 1%
Russian 0.8%
Norwegian 0.5%
Swedish 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Dutch 0.4%
French Canadian 0.3%
Slovak 0.2%
Czech 0.2%
Slavic 0.2%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

West Collingswood Heights (08059)

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)
Mount Ephraim 4,495 $59,468
Audubon 9,182 $59,115
Audubon Park 1,102 $41,029
Bellmawr 11,262 $53,839
Brooklawn 2,354 $47,891
Gloucester 64,350 $62,992
Oaklyn 4,188 $55,434
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Featured Colleges in the Mount Ephraim Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master
Harris School of Business
Cherry Hill, Voorhees

Jump into the exciting world of technology or medical services at Harris School.

  • Programs: Surgical Technology, Professional Medical Assistant Plus, Multi-Skill Health Technician, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.

  • Programs: Creative Writing, Master of Fine Arts (Online), Entertainment Business, Master of Science (Online), Audio Production Bachelors (Online), more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.

  • Programs: Veterinary Assistant, Grooming Instruction, Certified Dog Trainer Instructor Course
  • Degrees: Certificate
Matching School Ads

Mount Ephraim Colleges

(List of New Jersey Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To Mount Ephraim

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

City, State Similarity   1 Person Houses 65+ College Grads Commute Minutes Family Income Kids 0-4 Non White Pop. Poverty Prop. Crime Seasonal Housing Viol. Crime
      loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose loose
1. Tullytown, Pennsylvania 86.7   33.5% 16.9% 11.5% 24 $57,917 5.7% 2.3% 2,031 4.2% 38.4 0.2% 2
2. Quakertown, Pennsylvania 82   28.4% 15.3% 17% 26 $51,194 6.6% 5.5% 8,931 5.9% 39.5 0.2% 3.4
3. Millersburg, Pennsylvania 76.1   37.6% 21.2% 11.8% 27 $44,327 5.2% 1.5% 2,562 6.8% 39.8 0.2% 12.9
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in Mount Ephraim

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for Mount Ephraim Government Officials

Are you an official in the Mount Ephraim government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.