Dorchester (zip 08316), New Jersey 

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Population

199

-35.8% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

9.4%

Median Income

$43,950

Median Home Price

$133,100

Median Age

31.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.6 / 5.7

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Dorchester (zip 08316), New Jersey

Small-town complex - Southern New Jersey, inland and 40 miles southeast of Philadelphia. June, September and May are the most pleasant months in the 08316 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Dorchester, NJ Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Small-town feel
Central location
Cost of living
Cons
Violent crime rate
Low future job growth
Low educational attainment


What Bert Has To Say About Vineland-Bridgeton Metro Area

Cumberland County, in the southerly tidewater area of the state, has a mainly rural character with the towns of Vineland and Millville serving as its center. While the area is somewhat economically tied to Philadelphia and Wilmington, Delaware, to the north and northwest, it’s primarily self-sufficient and most people work locally. Glassmaking is the primary industry, along with agriculture.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: New Jersey
County: Cumberland County
Metro Area: Vineland-Bridgeton Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: No City
Zip Codes: Dorchester (zip 08316)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 10 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Dorchester (zip 08316) is 9.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Dorchester (zip 08316) jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Dorchester (zip 08316)'s cost of living is 17.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Dorchester (zip 08316)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cumberland county remained moderately Democratic, 52.3% to 46.3%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Dorchester (zip 08316)'s population is 199 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 35.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Dorchester (zip 08316) is Real Estate: $133,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.3%.

SCHOOLS
Dorchester (zip 08316) public schools spend $20,257 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.9 students per teacher in Dorchester (zip 08316). More Education



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Housing Market in Dorchester

It's a good time to buy in Dorchester. Home Appreciation is up 23.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Dorchester is $133,100.

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