Whitesboro, NJ, Post Office May Relocate


Cape May County Herald:  The rusting trailer sits in the parking lot adjacent to the Martin Luther King Community Center on West Main Street. The trailer is an unlikely home for a semi-independent federal agency. This one houses the United States Post Office for ZIP code 08252.

Whitesboro, New Jersey, is an enclave of about 2,200 individuals on 3.6-square miles of Middle Township. It is an area rich with the history of the township and one in which residents are very concerned with maintaining their separate identity as a community.

One symbol of that identity is their unique ZIP code. That ZIP code and the post office that supports it were the subject of discussion at Middle Township Committee’s Feb. 21 work session.  Read more.