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Asbury, New Jersey
United States Census Bureau Census 2000 map of ZCTA 08802 Asbury, New Jersey
United States Census Bureau Census 2000 map of ZCTA 08802 Asbury, New Jersey
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Warren
Township Franklin
Named for Francis Asbury
 • Total 0.700 sq mi (1.813 km2)
 • Land 0.694 sq mi (1.798 km2)
 • Water 0.006 sq mi (0.015 km2)  0.85%
338 ft (103 m)
 • Total 273
 • Density 393.3/sq mi (151.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 908
FIPS code 3401900
GNIS feature ID 02583966

Asbury is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Franklin Township in Warren County, New Jersey, United States, that was created as part of the 2010 United States Census. As of the 2010 Census, the CDP's population was 273.

The community was named for Francis Asbury, the first American bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church in the United States.


According to the United States Census Bureau, Asbury had a total area of 0.700 square miles (1.813 km2), including 0.694 square miles (1.798 km2) of land and 0.006 square miles (0.015 km2) of water (0.85%).


Census 2010

As of the census of 2010, there were 273 people, 105 households, and 79 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 393.3 per square mile (151.9/km2). There were 108 housing units at an average density of 155.6 per square mile (60.1/km2)*. The racial makeup of the CDP was 99.27% (271) White, 0.00% (0) Black or African American, 0.00% (0) Native American, 0.37% (1) Asian, 0.00% (0) Pacific Islander, 0.37% (1) from other races, and 0.00% (0) from two or more races. [[Hispanic (U.S. Census)|Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.73% (2) of the population.

There were 105 households out of which 31.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.0% were married couples living together, 9.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 24.8% were non-families. 21.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 7.6% 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 2.99.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 23.8% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 22.3% from 25 to 44, 37.7% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 43.4 years. For every 100 females there were 99.3 males. For every 100 females ages 18 and old there were 100.0 males.

Census 2000

As of the 2000 United States Census, the population for ZIP Code Tabulation Area 08802 was 3,933.

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