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People

Total Population 2,612
Male Share of the Population 47.2%
Female Share of the Population 52.8%
Senior Citizens 9.7%
Employed Population 16+ 1,298
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 53.2%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 27%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $86,250
% Above Poverty Level 93.6%
% Below Poverty Level 6.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.2%
Median Gross Rent $1,233
Median House Value $208,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 33.6%
US/American 0%
English 9.3%
Irish 22.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Swedesboro Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 12 miles E of Wilmington, Delaware (center to center)
Nearest Large City 16 miles SW of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Gloucester
Standard Zip Codes 08085
Phone Area Codes 856
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.747
Longitude -75.31

Swedesboro Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station MARCUS HOOK
Distance 7.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 40 F
Apr Temp 46 to 63 F
Jul Temp 70 to 88 F
Oct Temp 50 to 65 F
Annual Precip 40.6 inches
Station GLASSBORO 2 NE
Distance 11.3 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
Station WEST CHESTER 2 NW
Distance 22.9 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Auburn (08085)

Logan Township (08085)

Woolwich Township (08085)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Logan 6,008 $104,342
Paulsboro 6,025 $50,217
Pilesgrove 4,125 $100,500
West Deptford 21,493 $85,489
Woodstown 3,562 $102,411
Woolwich 11,546 $128,474

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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1442 KINGS HIGHWAY
Swedesboro, New Jersey
(856) 467-0111

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