it may well be....but the serial number you gave follows current (within the last 15 years anyway) trend
does it have Letters or anything in front of the numbers? is it neck thru or bolt on?
you said it's NJ but there are several periods of manufacture for those including in the near past so...
based on the information at hand...
Texas Bassist Club #27
Official βΘИΞКЯŲŜĦERŽ #80
Hartke Club #29