Information For ZIP Code 7008 City Carteret

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Location Information


Country : United States
State : New Jersey
County : Middlesex
Incorporated : April 11, 1906 (as Roosevelt)
Renamed : November 7, 1922 (as Carteret)
Named for : George Carteret andPhilip Carteret
• Type : borough
• Body : Borough Council
• Mayor : Daniel J. Reiman (D, term ends December 31, 2022)[3][4]
• Municipal clerk : Carmela Pogorzelski (acting)[5]
• Total : 22,844
• Land : 4.39 sq mi (11.37 km2)
• Water : 0.57 sq mi (1.48 km2) 11.53%
Area rank : 276th of 565 in state15th of 25 in county[1]
Elevation[7] : 13 ft (4 m)
• Estimate (2019)[11] : 23,408
• Rank : 111th of 566 in state14th of 25 in county[12]
• Density : 5,171.1/sq mi (1,996.6/km2)
• Density rank : 107th of 566 in state8th of 25 in county[12]
Time zone : UTC−05:00 (Eastern (EST))
• Summer (DST) : UTC−04:00 (Eastern (EDT))
ZIP Code : 07008[13]
Area code(s) : 732/848
FIPS code : 3402310750[1][14][15]
GNIS feature ID : 0885181[1][16]
Website : www.ci.carteret.nj.us