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ZIP Code 07036

Primary City:Linden, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (7:24pm)
Coordinates:40.62, -74.25
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07036

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07036. 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 07036. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07036, 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:
Linden, NJ
Acceptable:
Winfield Park
Unacceptable:
Tremley, Tremley Point

Stats and Demographics for the 07036 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07036 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07036 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 07036 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,970
Population Density 3,868 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,586
Median Home Value $286,700
Land Area 10.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.73 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,615
Median Household Income $61,004

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1861,2131,3381,5121,3611,4021,3851,4061,4781,5601,5061,3301,093746504397282290
Female1,1111,1811,3321,3561,3471,4661,5371,4971,5651,7081,7011,4741,255890670577595719
Total2,2972,3942,6702,8682,7082,8682,9222,9033,0433,2683,2072,8042,3481,6361,1749748771,009

Gender

 Male 19,989 48%
 Female 21,981 52%
Gender

Race

 White 25,375 60.5%
 Black Or African American 10,902 26.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.3%
 Asian 1,101 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 3,082 7.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,383 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner577741,5252,0461,9561,167826532
Renter2211,4231,5201,4241,022575369178
Total2782,1973,0453,4702,9781,7421,195710

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,998 45%
 Single Guardian 3,661 23%
 Singles 4,191 27%
 Singles With Roommate 765 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,334 66%
 Households with Kids 5,281 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male220247239249241239230235268295240256262285297294319299303286
Female227241207209259248218220236273278250253278292271255270268250
Total447488446458500487448455504568518506515563589565574569571536

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07036 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07036 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 07036 real estate data, the median home value of $286,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07036 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07036 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07036 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,725 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 214 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,001 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,882 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,732 41%
 Households Vacant 971 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 364 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 193 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 30 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 332 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 571 9%
 1 Bedroom 1,788 28%
 2 Bedroom 2,380 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,622 25%
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 $61,004 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07036 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 07036 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 07036 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,828 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,444 21%
 No Earnings 11,433 33%
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 15,828 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,444 21%
 No Earnings 11,433 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 17,008 83.0%
 Public transportation 1,449 7.1%
 Taxicab 60 0.3%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,516 7.4%
 Worked at Home 446 2.2%
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 2,017 15.0%
 High School Graduate 8,161 60.8%
 Associate's degree 929 6.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,578 11.8%
 Master's degree 647 4.8%
 Professional school degree 80 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,851 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 822 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 541 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07036

ZIP Code 07036 is in the Passaic Arts and Science Charter School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07036.

Passaic Arts and Science Charter School
84 Summit Ave
Passaic, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic Arts and Science Charter School District
Myles J. Mcmanus Middle School
300 Edgewood Rd
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Joseph E. Soehl Middle School
300 East Henry St
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 1
728 No Wood Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 2
1700 South Wood Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 4
1602 Dill Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 5
1014 Bower St
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 6
19 East Morris Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 8
500 West Blancke St
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 9
1401 Deerfield Terrace
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Number 10
2801 Highland Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Winfield Township
7 1/2 Gulfstream Ave
Winfield, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Winfield Township School District
Linden High School
121 West St George Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Linden City Board of Education School District
Ss Mary & Elizabeth Academy
170 Hussa St
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sunshine Academy
600 N Wood Ave
Linden, NJ 07036
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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