Information For ZIP Code 8861 City Perth Amboy

Map For Location Perth Amboy

Location Information


Country : United States
State : New Jersey
County : Middlesex
Earliest European Settlement : 1683
Royal charter : August 4, 1718
Incorporated : December 21, 1784
Reincorporated : April 8, 1844 (included Township)
Named for : James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth
• Type : Faulkner Act (mayor–council)
• Body : City Council
• Mayor : Helmin Caba (term ends December 31, 2024)[4][5]
• Administrator : Frederick C. Carr[6]
• Municipal clerk : Victoria Ann Kupsch[7]
• Total : 50,814
• Land : 4.66 sq mi (12.07 km2)
• Water : 1.27 sq mi (3.28 km2) 21.37%
Area rank : 259th of 565 in state13th of 25 in county[2]
Elevation[9] : 62 ft (19 m)
• Estimate (2019)[13] : 51,390
• Rank : 758th in country (as of 2019)[14]33rd of 566 in state6th of 25 in county[15]
• Density : 10,806.8/sq mi (4,172.5/km2)
• Density rank : 29th of 566 in state1st of 25 in county[15]
Time zone : UTC−05:00 (Eastern (EST))
• Summer (DST) : UTC−04:00 (Eastern (EDT))
ZIP Codes : 08861-08863[16][17]
Area code(s) : 732 Exchanges: 293,324,376,442,697,826[18]
FIPS code : 3402358200[2][19][20]
GNIS feature ID : 0885349[2][21]
Website : www.ci.perthamboy.nj.us