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ZIP Code 07040

Primary City:Maplewood, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:29pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.73, -74.27
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07040. 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 07040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07040, 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:
Maplewood, NJ
Unacceptable:
Maplecrest

Stats and Demographics for the 07040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07040 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 07040 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07040 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,876
Population Density 6,852 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,614
Median Home Value $455,200
Land Area 3.48 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,244
Median Household Income $113,837

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male982983946801501439484810971975962827586364232156150182
Female8709839307685134596489851,1431,1621,085843599427286229223372
Total1,8521,9661,8761,5691,0148981,1321,7952,1142,1372,0471,6701,185791518385373554

Gender

 Male 11,351 48%
 Female 12,525 52%
Gender

Race

 White 13,438 56.3%
 Black Or African American 8,425 35.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 44 0.2%
 Asian 724 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 433 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 806 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner213821,5851,8891,389634351207
Renter52260385400216124124225
Total736421,9702,2891,605758475432

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,767 58%
 Single Guardian 1,520 18%
 Singles 1,577 19%
 Singles With Roommate 380 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,487 54%
 Households with Kids 3,757 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19219421620921720418519817920020318319017017119818514110691
Female16317719118218820020821217519618918318617617015518813012581
Total355371407391405404393410354396392366376346341353373271231172

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07040 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07040 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07040 real estate data, the median home value of $455,200 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 07040. Rentals in 07040 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 07040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,847 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 29 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,277 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,181 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,786 21%
 Households Vacant 370 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 159 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Sale Only 64 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 94 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 109 7%
 1 Bedroom 505 31%
 2 Bedroom 628 39%
 3+ Bedroom 377 23%
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 $113,837 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07040 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 07040 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 07040. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 8,894 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,074 23%
 No Earnings 4,628 26%
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 8,894 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,074 23%
 No Earnings 4,628 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,893 59.2%
 Public transportation 3,613 31.0%
 Taxicab 4 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 426 3.7%
 Worked at Home 710 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 326 5%
 High School Graduate 1,800 26%
 Associate's degree 345 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,442 35%
 Master's degree 1,186 17%
 Professional school degree 578 8%
 Doctorate degree 280 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,785 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,062 17.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 245 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07040

ZIP Code 07040 is in the South Orange-Maplewood School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07040.

Maplewood Middle School
7 Burnett St
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
Clinton Elementary School
27 Berkshire Rd
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
Jefferson Elementary School
518 Ridgewood Rd
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
Seth Boyden Elementary Demonstration School
274 Boyden Ave
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
Tuscan Elementary
25 Harvard Ave
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
Columbia High School
17 Parker Ave
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: South Orange-Maplewood School District
The Milton School
240 Franklin Ave
Maplewood, NJ 07040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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