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Frenchtown is a borough in Hunterdon County, in the New York metro area.
One tradition says the community was named for immigrants who fled to the region after the French Revolution. Another says it was named for a Swiss founder whom local residents mistakenly believed was French
The latitude of Frenchtown is 40.526N. The longitude is -75.061W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 141 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,520.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Frenchtown demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Hunterdon County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 08825 ZIP code.
21% of Frenchtown residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Frenchtown ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Frenchtown was $27,765, compared with $21,587 nationally.
32% of Frenchtown residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Frenchtown, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $644. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,520.
Libraries in Frenchtown include Frenchtown Public Library ... View libraries
Hunterdon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Frenchtown political report.
The average commute time for Frenchtown workers is 34 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Hotels in Frenchtown include Widow McCrea B&B.
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