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ZIP Code 07026

Primary City:Garfield, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Bergen County
Timezone: Eastern (3:14pm)
Coordinates:40.88, -74.11
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07026

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07026. 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 07026. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07026, 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:
Garfield, NJ
Unacceptable:
Outwater, Ritz

Stats and Demographics for the 07026 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07026 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 07026 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07026 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,555
Population Density 14,038 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,814
Median Home Value $342,600
Land Area 2.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,098
Median Household Income $48,715

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0091,0269169621,0211,1911,2191,1011,0511,0851,002970673459295244207149
Female1,0909789179791,0461,3291,3561,0931,0881,1081,1131,010791526389380353429
Total2,0992,0041,8331,9412,0672,5202,5752,1942,1392,1932,1151,9801,464985684624560578

Gender

 Male 14,580 48%
 Female 15,975 52%
Gender

Race

 White 23,448 76.7%
 Black Or African American 1,982 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 132 0.4%
 Asian 681 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 3,313 10.8%
 Two Or More Races 997 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner29365711922938534490280
Renter2731,6721,5081,4241,035461288168
Total3022,0372,2192,3461,973995778448

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,013 45%
 Single Guardian 2,724 25%
 Singles 2,742 25%
 Singles With Roommate 619 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,007 63%
 Households with Kids 4,091 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male181226195205224200193219190193195170158200194203199180186202
Female222229215207207203182196190171185192178191197208189181204207
Total403455410412431403375415380364380362336391391411388361390409

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07026 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07026 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 07026 real estate data, the median home value of $342,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07026 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07026 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07026 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,523 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,749 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,520 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,829 58%
 Households Vacant 716 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 365 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 22 3%
 For Sale Only 88 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 193 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 178 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,566 23%
 2 Bedroom 3,283 48%
 3+ Bedroom 1,819 27%
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 $48,715 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07026 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. Residents in ZIP code 07026 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07026 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. Most commuters in 07026 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,189 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,187 17%
 No Earnings 9,124 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 11,189 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,187 17%
 No Earnings 9,124 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,495 81.2%
 Public transportation 1,395 9.9%
 Taxicab 31 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,076 7.6%
 Worked at Home 153 1.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,750 18.5%
 High School Graduate 5,379 57.0%
 Associate's degree 404 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,589 16.8%
 Master's degree 266 2.8%
 Professional school degree 52 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,857 85.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 277 4.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 547 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07026

ZIP Code 07026 is in the Bergen Arts and Sciences Charter School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07026.

Bergen Arts and Sciences Cs
200 Macarthur Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bergen Arts and Sciences Charter School District
James Madison School #10
62 Alpine St
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Christopher Columbus School #8
147 Cedar St
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Garfield Middle School
175 Lanza Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Abraham Lincoln School #6
111 Palisade Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Roosevelt School #7
225 Lincoln Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Washington Irving School #4
12 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Woodrow Wilson School #5
205 Outwater Ln
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
School #4 Annex
30 Madonna Place
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Garfield Early Childhood Learning Center
241 Ray St
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Public School District
Garfield High School
500 Palisade Ave
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Garfield Public School District
Northeast Christian Academy
145 Main St
Garfield, NJ 07026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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