Phillipsburg, New Jersey 

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NEW JERSEY TOTAL CASES REPORTED

157,815

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,725,656

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

14,540

-4.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.8%

Median Income

$44,214

Median Home Price

$106,000

Best Places to Live in Phillipsburg, New Jersey

Mid-sized city complex - East-central Pennsylvania, along I-78 20 miles west of the New Jersey border. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Phillipsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Strategic location
-Affordable housing
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Economic cycles
-Some unattractive areas
-Entertainment

 $219,000 
668 Hillcrest Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | SqFt
 $194,500 
135 Washington St
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1910 SqFt
 $69,900 
301 Warren St
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1910 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton Metro Area

The cities of Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton have a strong industrial and working class heritage, anchored by the enormous Bethlehem Steel works. The gigantic 500-acre mill complex, abandoned 20 years ago, and is still a formidable presence just south of downtown Bethlehem, and is likely to evolve at least in part to a preserved national park site celebrating our industrial heritage. The rest of the area is a center for mostly old-economy manufacturing with the Lucent Technologies spinoff Agere adding a not-too-prosperous high tech element. Binney & Smith, known worldwide as the maker of Crayola crayons, has its factory in the smaller Easton east along the Lehigh River.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Phillipsburg
Zip Codes: 08865
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 264 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Phillipsburg is 3.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Phillipsburg jobs have decreased by 0.1%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Phillipsburg's cost of living is 15.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Phillipsburg's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Phillipsburg, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Warren county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Phillipsburg's population is 14,540 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 4.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 28.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Phillipsburg is $106,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Phillipsburg public schools spend $18,848 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in Phillipsburg. More Education


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Housing Market in Phillipsburg

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The median home price in Phillipsburg is $106,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Phillipsburg   4 Reviews
White Trash 08865 - 4/29/2019
I lived here 45 years ago and remember the people as being ignorant and hostile towards anyone who isn't as stupid as they... Read More

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Do your homework before moving here.. - 10/11/2018
I grew up in this town and couldn't wait to get out! Taxes are ridiculous and the town council and the mayor can't get along. It doesn't matter who the mayor is either.... Read More

climate - 3/6/2010
an area that has 4 distinct... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN PHILLIPSBURG, NEW JERSEY
08865

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NEW LISTINGS IN PHILLIPSBURG
$168,500
38 Fulton St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$219,000
668 Hillcrest Blvd
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$194,500
135 Washington St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$69,900
301 Warren St
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$145,000
285 Lincoln St
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$69,900
250 Broad St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$155,900
171 Lewis St
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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