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ZIP Code 07018

Primary City:East Orange, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central Avenue|Ward 2
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (12:43pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.76, -74.22
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07018

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07018. 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 07018. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07018, 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:
East Orange, NJ
Unacceptable:
V A Hospital

Stats and Demographics for the 07018 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07018 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07018 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07018 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,322
Population Density 16,737 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,909
Median Home Value $227,400
Land Area 1.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,114
Median Household Income $38,118

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0611,0089611,0421,052892921817816917829661514394280196140108
Female1,0449739951,1041,1181,1711,1561,0321,1811,1211,082920794587479368277311
Total2,1051,9811,9562,1462,1702,0632,0771,8491,9972,0381,9111,5811,308981759564417419

Gender

 Male 12,609 45%
 Female 15,713 55%
Gender

Race

 White 959 3.4%
 Black Or African American 25,388 89.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 110 0.4%
 Asian 173 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 971 3.4%
 Two Or More Races 700 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23277414564564402271109
Renter5161,6691,7731,8231,284797452176
Total5391,9462,1872,3871,8481,199723285

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,447 22%
 Single Guardian 4,110 37%
 Singles 3,978 36%
 Singles With Roommate 579 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,175 65%
 Households with Kids 3,939 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male220223212192194198213190213182191180208200226219220182195217
Female228206211195209187189183205192185216209193227223219207228218
Total448429423387403385402373418374376396417393453442439389423435

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07018 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07018 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07018 real estate data, the median home value of $227,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07018 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07018 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07018 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,081 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 146 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 95 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,134 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 490 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,490 66%
 Households Vacant 1,795 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,267 71%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Sale Only 200 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 257 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 465 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,349 39%
 2 Bedroom 3,024 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,653 19%
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 $38,118 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07018 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 07018 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07018 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 07018. 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 8,635 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,929 26%
 No Earnings 8,495 37%
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 8,635 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,929 26%
 No Earnings 8,495 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,709 64.3%
 Public transportation 3,065 25.6%
 Taxicab 82 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 965 8.1%
 Worked at Home 166 1.4%
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 1,223 16%
 High School Graduate 4,943 63%
 Associate's degree 407 5%
 Bachelor's degree 784 10%
 Master's degree 268 3%
 Professional school degree 104 1%
 Doctorate degree 68 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,962 84.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 756 12.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 3.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07018

ZIP Code 07018 is in the Pride Academy Charter School. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07018.

Pride Academy Charter School
117 Elmwood Ave
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pride Academy Charter School
Benjamin Banneker Academy
500 South Clinton St
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Orange School District
Langston Hughes Elementary School
160 Rhode Island Ave
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Orange School District
Dionne Warwick Institute
120 Central Ave
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Orange School District
Ecole Toussaint Louverture
330 Central Ave
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Orange School District
St Joseph Elementary School
115 Telford St
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Zadie'S of the Oranges
141 South Harrison Street
East Orange, NJ 07018
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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