Stewartsville, New Jersey

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Stewartsville, New Jersey
Census-designated place
Stewartsville, New Jersey is located in Warren County, New Jersey
Stewartsville, New Jersey
Stewartsville, New Jersey
Location of Stewartsville in Warren County (Inset: Location of Warren County in New Jersey).
Coordinates: 40°41′38″N 75°06′41″W / 40.693943°N 75.111442°W / 40.693943; -75.111442Coordinates: 40°41′38″N 75°06′41″W / 40.693943°N 75.111442°W / 40.693943; -75.111442[1][2]
Country United States
State New Jersey
County Warren
Township Greenwich
Area[1]
 • Total 0.129 sq mi (0.333 km2)
 • Land 0.129 sq mi (0.333 km2)
 • Water 0.000 sq mi (0.000 km2)  0.00%
Elevation[3] 315 ft (96 m)
Population (2010 Census)[4]
 • Total 349
 • Density 2,714.4/sq mi (1,048.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 08886[5]
Area code(s) 908
FIPS code 3470800[1][6][7]
GNIS feature ID 02584031[1][8]

Stewartsville is a census-designated place (CDP) and unincorporated community located within Greenwich Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census.[9][10][11] As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 349.[4] The area is served as United States Postal Service ZIP code 08886.[5]

The Kennedy House and Mill, located on Route 173, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places (as Reference #: 96000552).[12]

The community of Stewartsville was named after Thomas Stewart, a secretary to George Washington who purchased property in the area in 1793.[13]

Geography[edit]

Stewartsville is located at 40°41′38″N 75°06′41″W / 40.693943°N 75.111442°W / 40.693943; -75.111442 (40.693943,-75.111442). According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP had a total area of 0.129 square miles (0.333 km2), all of which was land.[1][2]

Demographics[edit]

Census 2000[edit]

As of the 2000 United States Census, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 08886 was 4,854.[14]

Census 2010[edit]

At the 2010 United States Census, there were 349 people, 134 households, and 95.94 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 2,714.4 per square mile (1,048.0/km2). There were 144 housing units at an average density of 1,120.0 per square mile (432.4/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.98% (328) White, 4.58% (16) Black or African American, 0.00% (0) Native American, 0.57% (2) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.00% (0) from other races, and 0.86% (3) from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 6.30% (22) of the population.[4]

There were 134 households, of which 36.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.2% were married couples living together, 14.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 28.4% were non-families. 21.6% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.05.[4]

In the CDP, 26.4% of the population were under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 26.4% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40.3 years. For every 100 females there were 97.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.4 males.[4]

Transportation[edit]

The area is accessible via Exit 4 of Interstate 78

Stewartsville had a station on the Morris and Essex Railroad, located 80 miles (130 km) from New York City.[15]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Gazetteer of New Jersey Places, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 13, 2013.
  2. ^ a b US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Stewartsville Census Designated Place, Geographic Names Information System. Accessed June 3, 2013
  4. ^ a b c d e DP-1 - Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data for Stewartsville CDP, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 3, 2013.
  5. ^ a b Look Up a ZIP Code for Stewartsville, NJ, United States Postal Service. Accessed June 3, 2013.
  6. ^ American FactFinder, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  7. ^ A Cure for the Common Codes: New Jersey, Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed June 3, 2013.
  8. ^ US Board on Geographic Names, United States Geological Survey. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  9. ^ GCT-PH1 - Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place from the 2010 Census Summary File 1 for Warren County, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 4, 2013.
  10. ^ 2006-2010 American Community Survey Geography for New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 4, 2013.
  11. ^ New Jersey: 2010 - Population and Housing Unit Counts - 2010 Census of Population and Housing (CPH-2-32), United States Census Bureau, p. III-5, August 2012. Accessed June 4, 2013. "Warren County—Name Changes: Beattystown CDP name corrected from Beatyestown; New CDPs: Allamuchy (formed from part of deleted Allamuchy-Panther Valley CDP), Anderson, Asbury, Blairstown, Brainards, Bridgeville, Broadway, Brookfield, Buttzville, Columbia, Delaware, Delaware Park, Finesville, Great Meadows (formed from part of deleted Great Meadows-Vienna CDP and additional area), Greenwich, Hainesburg, Harmony, Hope, Hutchinson, Johnsonburg, Lopatcong Overlook, Marksboro, Mountain Lake, Mount Hermon, New Village, Panther Valley (formed from part of deleted Allamuchy-Panther Valley CDP), Port Colden, Port Murray, Silver Lake, Stewartsville, Upper Pohatcong, Upper Stewartsville, and Vienna (formed from part of deleted Great Meadows-Vienna and additional area)"
  12. ^ New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places: Warren County, New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection - Historic Preservation Office. Accessed September 24, 2007.
  13. ^ Home Page, Greenwich Township. Accessed February 25, 2013. "Our town was named after Thomas Stewart, a secretary to George Washington. Thomas Stewart purchased 360 acres and began to reside in Greenwich in 1793. The original Stewart home still stands along with many other farm houses and mills."
  14. ^ DP-1 Profile of General Demographic Characteristics: 2000 from the Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data for ZCTA 08886, United States Census Bureau. Accessed June 3, 2013.
  15. ^ Travelers' official Guide of the Railways; June 1, 1870: National Railway Publication Company.