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ZIP Code 07028

Primary City:Glen Ridge, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:12pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.81, -74.21
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07028. 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 07028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07028, 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:
Glen Ridge, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07028 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 07028 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07028 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,618
Population Density 5,887 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,575
Median Home Value $578,200
Land Area 1.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,510
Median Household Income $166,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male299391371299120961202453353863162691779574455038
Female255347371256959313228040741136726518512982708364
Total554738742555215189252525742797683534362224156115133102

Gender

 Male 3,726 49%
 Female 3,892 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,511 85.5%
 Black Or African American 440 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.0%
 Asian 351 4.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 106 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 207 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19857171548720515067
Renter63549563021127
Total713362077151722616274

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,769 70%
 Single Guardian 286 11%
 Singles 378 15%
 Singles With Roommate 77 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,226 49%
 Households with Kids 1,284 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4268687766857387806180827276836675552016
Female4455515964726977657170758867685959551510
Total861231191361301571421641451321501571601431511251341103526

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07028 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07028 real estate data, the median home value of $578,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 07028. Rentals in 07028 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,597 99.7%
 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 21 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,821 71%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 473 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 216 8%
 Households Vacant 65 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 15%
 For Sale Only 13 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 15%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 18%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 31 12%
 1 Bedroom 70 27%
 2 Bedroom 121 46%
 3+ Bedroom 39 15%
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 $166,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07028 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 07028 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 07028 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 07028 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,749 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,427 26%
 No Earnings 1,369 25%
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 2,749 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,427 26%
 No Earnings 1,369 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,094 58%
 Public transportation 1,109 31%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 61 2%
 Worked at Home 359 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 07028 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 28 1%
 High School Graduate 530 24%
 Associate's degree 55 2%
 Bachelor's degree 690 31%
 Master's degree 534 24%
 Professional school degree 307 14%
 Doctorate degree 71 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,972 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 242 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 56 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07028

ZIP Code 07028 is in the Glen Ridge Public Schools. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07028.

Forest Avenue School
287 Forest Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glen Ridge Public Schools
Ridgewood Avenue School
235 Ridgewood Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glen Ridge Public Schools
Linden Avenue School
205 Linden Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Glen Ridge Public Schools
Glen Ridge High School
200 Ridgewood Ave
Glen Ridge, NJ 07028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glen Ridge Public Schools

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