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ZIP Code 07001

Primary City:Avenel, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Middlesex County
Timezone: Eastern (10:42am)
Coordinates:40.58, -74.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07001

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07001. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 07001. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07001, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Avenel, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07001 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07001 is located in northeast New Jersey and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07001 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07001 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,305
Population Density 4,311 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,076
Median Home Value $286,400
Land Area 3.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,857
Median Household Income $71,141

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5204113784364196771,0529268499358526174442661601137649
Female514392391452403636633481477561574435330239177143155132
Total1,0348037698888221,3131,6851,4071,3261,4961,4261,052774505337256231181

Gender

 Male 9,180 56%
 Female 7,125 44%
Gender

Race

 White 7,903 48.5%
 Black Or African American 3,253 20.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.5%
 Asian 3,626 22.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.1%
 Other Race 888 5.4%
 Two Or More Races 541 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14266458743612322236108
Renter626555623802171088529
Total769211,0201,123829430321137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,644 54%
 Single Guardian 917 19%
 Singles 1,078 22%
 Singles With Roommate 218 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,969 61%
 Households with Kids 1,888 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male109989710182908475808159757687858882829970
Female99109120817976728580536985791058810587967669
Total208207217182161166156160160134128160155192173193169178175139

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07001 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07001 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 07001 real estate data, the median home value of $286,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07001 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07001 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07001 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,311 81.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2,957 18.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,918 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 841 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,098 41%
 Households Vacant 219 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 106 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 43 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,311 57%
 2 Bedroom 570 25%
 3+ Bedroom 385 17%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $71,141 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07001 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 07001 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07001 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 07001. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,331 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,814 13%
 No Earnings 7,181 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,331 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,814 13%
 No Earnings 7,181 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,450 84.1%
 Public transportation 970 15.0%
 Taxicab 25 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 0.1%
 Worked at Home 25 0.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 983 12.3%
 High School Graduate 5,063 63.5%
 Associate's degree 229 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,190 14.9%
 Master's degree 442 5.5%
 Professional school degree 63 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,633 72.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 191 8.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 418 18.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07001

ZIP Code 07001 is in the Office of Education Department of Children and Families School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07001.

Woodbridge Developmental Center
1277 Rahway Ave
Avenel, NJ 07001
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Office of Education Department of Children and Families School District
Avenel Street Elementary School
Avenel St
Avenel, NJ 07001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Woodbine Avenue Elementary School
Woodbine Ave
Avenel, NJ 07001
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Avenel Middle School
Woodbine Ave
Avenel, NJ 07001
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Woodbridge Township School District
Adult Diagnostic and Treatment Center
8 Production Way
Avenel, NJ 07001
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Educational Services Department of Corrections School District

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