National Park, New Jersey

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National Park, New Jersey

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% National Park Public Transportation Use
Short Commute Times
(vs. State)
Top 11% National Park Short Commute Times
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 12% National Park Affordability of Property Taxes
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 15% National Park Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of National Park, New Jersey

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


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 10 8
Portion of People Married 8 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 8 3
Median Family Income 8 2
People Above Poverty 7 3
College Educated Adults 2 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 3
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Short Commute Times 5 9
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Housing Recently Built 3 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 3
People Living Alone 2 3
Affordability of Rents 2 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 9


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 7 6
Low Violent Crime 5 4

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National Park Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 4 miles W of Gloucester, New Jersey (center to center)
Nearest Large City 6 miles S of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Gloucester
Standard Zip Codes 08063
Phone Area Codes 856
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.865
Longitude -75.179

National Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 2.9 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 39 F
Apr Temp 44 to 62 F
Jul Temp 70 to 86 F
Oct Temp 49 to 66 F
Annual Precip 42 inches
Distance 5.2 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 10.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 40 F
Apr Temp 42 to 62 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 45 to 66 F
Annual Precip 45.5 inches
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National Park Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,205 100%
Male 1,596 49.8%
Female 1,609 50.2%
Under 18 845 26.4%
18+ 2,360 73.6%
65+ 402 12.5%
Median Age 36.7
Average Family Size 3.24
White 3,152 98.3%
African-American 3 0.1%
Asian 8 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 8 0.2%
Other 17 0.5%
Mixed Race 16 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 46 1.4%

Estimated National Park Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,223
Growth 18
Growth % 0.6%

National Park 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
Irish 29.6%
Italian 19.1%
German 18.6%
English 9.4%
Polish 5.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.5%
US/American 3.2%
Dutch 1.4%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
Hungarian 0.8%
Scottish 0.8%
Welsh 0.6%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
Romanian 0.5%
European 0.5%
Bulgarian 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
Lithuanian 0.4%
Danish 0.4%
French Canadian 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Austrian 0.2%
Belgian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
National Park 3,205 $51,535
Brooklawn 2,354 $47,891
Gloucester City 11,484 $46,038
West Deptford 19,368 $64,477
Westville 4,500 $49,005
Woodbury 10,307 $53,630
Woodbury Heights 2,988 $70,167
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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
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1. Acushnet, Massachusetts 84.5   21.1% 14.9% 13% 25 $58,722 5% 2.8% 10,161 3.8% 15.1 0.3% 2.4
2. Rockwood, Michigan 80.2   24.3% 9.4% 10.5% 28 $59,677 6.6% 4.4% 3,442 4% 17.7 0.2% 2
3. Walbridge, Ohio 79.2   25.8% 16.3% 6.8% 24 $54,063 6% 2.7% 2,546 4.7% 21.2 0.3% 1.6
4. Larksville, Pennsylvania 77.3   22.4% 15.5% 12.8% 23 $41,211 4.7% 1.1% 4,694 13.6% 24.1 0.1% 0.9
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