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South Amboy, NJ Community Information

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History:

As of February 25, 1888, South Amboy borough was formed, replacing South Amboy Township. On April 11, 1908, South Amboy was incorporated as a city, replacing South Amboy borough.

General Information:

Town Name: SOUTH AMBOY
City Hall: City Hall
Address: 140 North Broadway, SOUTH AMBOY NJ 08879
Phone Number: 732-727-4600
Land Area: 1.5 square miles
Distance to NYC: 31 miles
Town Website: http://www.southamboynj.gov/
Library Website: http://www.dowdell.org/
Water Service:
Gas & Electric:
  • Quick Facts
    Population: 8,896 Population Density / Mile: 5,756
    Median Age: 41.62 Number of Households: 3,488
    Average Household Size: 2.551 Households with Children: 949
    Median Household Income: $72,037
  • Population
    Population: 8,896 Population Density / Mile: 5,756
    % Change in Population Since 2010: 13.16% Male Population: 4,395
    Female Population: 4,501 Median Age: 41.62
  • Households
    Number of Households: 3,488 Average Household Size: 2.551
    Households with Children: 949 Households without Children: 1,434
    Family Households: 2,383 Non-Family Households: 163
  • Income
    Median Household Income: $72,037 Average Household Income: $88,699
    Per Capita Income: $34,774 Average Total Household Expenditure: $57,077
  • Education
    Educational Climate Index: 4

    1 = Low, 5 = High

    The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

  • Employment
Annual Precipitation: 48.78 Average January Low Temperature: 21.1
Average January High Temperature: 38.2 Average July Low Temperature: 64.2
Average July High Temperature: 85.4  
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ATTRACTIONS - RECREATION  10 Locations
AUTOMOTIVE SERVICES  38 Locations
BANKS - FINANCIAL  10 Locations
EATING - DRINKING  70 Locations
FARM - RANCH  1 Locations
GOVERNMENT - PUBLIC  6 Locations
HEALTH CARE SERVICES  66 Locations
HOSPITALITY  5 Locations
ORGANIZATIONS - ASSOCIATIONS  10 Locations
PERSONAL SERVICES  175 Locations
PET SERVICES  1 Locations
SHOPPING  101 Locations
TRAVEL  9 Locations
School Information:
SOUTH AMBOY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Details/Map
SOUTH AMBOY HIGH SCHOOL Details/Map
New Jersey School Performance Reports:
South Amboy Elementary (Elementary School) View Report
South Amboy High (Secondary School) View Report

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South Amboy, NJ Community Information

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