Phillipsburg Warren County, New Jersey

Phillipsburg: Town in New Jersey

About

Phillipsburg is a town located in the county of Warren in the U.S. state of New Jersey. Its population at the 2010 census was 14,950 and a population density of 1,743 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,238 inhabitants.

The town was created 160 years ago in 1861.

Phillipsburg Quick Facts

Population : 14,238 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Jersey (United States)
County : Warren County
Postal code : 08865
Phone Area Codes : 908
Area : 8.58 km2
Altitude : 981 feet / 299 meters
Establishment : March 03, 1861 (160 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 15:55:25 (3rd December 2021)
Density : 1,660 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5% (2010-2020)
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Location of Phillipsburg on New Jersey map.
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Geography

Phillipsburg is located at 40°41'37"N 75°11'25"W (40.6937100, -75.1901800).

Phillipsburg map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Phillipsburg decreased by 5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 14,950 - census
2011 14,793 -1.06% estimation process
2012 14,683 -0.75% estimation process
2013 14,566 -0.8% estimation process
2014 14,559 -0.05% estimation process
2015 14,505 -0.37% estimation process
2016 14,382 -0.86% estimation process
2017 14,313 -0.48% estimation process
2018 14,270 -0.3% estimation process
2019 14,212 -0.41% estimation process
2020 14,238 0.18% estimation process

Phillipsburg zip code is 08865. County name: Warren, County fips: 34041

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Local Places in Phillipsburg

People born in Phillipsburg (29)

People born in Phillipsburg, including actress Yvonne Zima, actress Courtney Henggeler, rock singer and actress Fiona, you can see a list of people who born in Phillipsburg.

  • Vanessa Zima (actress) she was born in 17/12/1986
  • Frederick Kroesen (Recipient of the Purple Heart medal) he was born in 11/02/1923
  • John DeWitt (American football player, track and field athlete (1881-1930)) he was born in 29/10/1881
  • Doug Gjertsen (American swimmer) he was born in 31/07/1967
  • Bill Walsh (American football player and coach (1927-2012)) he was born in 08/09/1927
  • Chappy Charles (Major League Baseball player) he was born in 25/03/1881
  • Charlie Berry (American football player, coach and official; baseball player and umpire (1902-1972)) he was born in 18/10/1902
  • DC Drake (American professional wrestler and promoter) he was born in 16/09/1957
  • David Hajdu (columnist, author, professor and music critic) he was born in 08/03/1955
  • George Frederick Mager (United States Navy Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 23/02/1875
  • James Cullen Ganey (United States federal judge) he was born in 22/04/1899
  • Joseph Corpora (American politician) he was born in 25/09/1961
  • Martin O. May (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 18/04/1922
  • Ned Bolcar (American football linebacker) he was born in 12/01/1967
  • Sean Tiedeman (American film director, producer, and actor) he was born in 17/11/1972
  • Tim Brewster (American football player and coach) he was born in 13/10/1960
  • Tom Brennan (radio and television sportscaster and former college basketball coach) he was born in 02/05/1949
  • Walter E. Bachman (American football player and coach (1879-1958)) he was born in 19/03/1879

Schools in Phillipsburg

College & universities near Phillipsburg, NJ

Code Name City ZIP
213385 Lafayette College Easton (PA) 18042-1768

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Phillipsburg, NJ

Code Name Address Type
WHV White Haven, PA I-476, Exit 95/I-80, Exit 277, at Hwy 940 BUS
TRE Trenton Transit Center 72 South Clinton Avenue RAIL
PJC Princeton Junction station 2 Wallace Road RAIL
NBK New Brunswick station French and Albany Streets RAIL
CWH Cornwells Heights 700 Station Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Phillipsburg

Post Office Name City ZIP
Phillipsburg Post Office Phillipsburg (NJ) 08865

Other places with the same name (4)

  • Phillipsburg , Ohio human settlement in Montgomery County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 550 people.
  • Phillipsburg , Kansas township in Phillips County, Kansas with a population of 230 people.
  • Phillipsburg , Missouri human settlement in Laclede County, Missouri, United States of America with a population of 200 people.

Other cities in Warren County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Warren County , NJ.

City Name Population Title
Hackettstown 9,372 Town in Warren County, New Jersey, United States
Washington 6,498 Borough in Warren County, New Jersey, United States
Blairstown 5,701 Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States of America
Allamuchy 4,751 Township in Warren County, New Jersey
Beattystown 4,554 Census designated place
Delaware 4,409 Census-designated place in Warren County, New Jersey, United States
Knowlton 2,930 Township in Warren County, New Jersey
Belvidere 2,563 Town in New Jersey
Oxford 2,426 Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States
Alpha 2,263 Borough in Warren County, New Jersey
Hope 1,859 Census-designated place in Warren County, New Jersey, United States
Hardwick 1,620 Township in Warren County, New Jersey
Brass Castle 1,555 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Phillipsburg distances to largest New Jersey cities