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ZIP Code 07050

Primary City:Orange, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (10:43am)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.77, -74.24
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07050

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07050. 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 07050. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07050, 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:
Orange, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07050 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07050 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 07050 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 slightly higher than average. 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 07050 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,074
Population Density 13,703 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,204
Median Home Value $264,000
Land Area 2.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,185
Median Household Income $34,965

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1751,0631,0031,0081,0941,1711,1631,09597697993870159143730423414996
Female1,1501,0329328841,0941,2141,2881,1721,0951,0801,094904820597499396317329
Total2,3252,0951,9351,8922,1882,3852,4512,2672,0712,0592,0321,6051,4111,034803630466425

Gender

 Male 14,177 47%
 Female 15,897 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,877 12.9%
 Black Or African American 21,547 71.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 0.6%
 Asian 455 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 3,017 10.0%
 Two Or More Races 999 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2924950467065439923572
Renter4051,8121,7381,6711,221869498159
Total4342,0612,2422,3411,8751,268733231

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,190 29%
 Single Guardian 3,678 33%
 Singles 3,663 33%
 Singles With Roommate 654 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,064 63%
 Households with Kids 4,121 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male238249204223212197183238233211206200176210196189228188207184
Female222219247205211230201193197207192188181164170177180180177218
Total460468451428423427384431430418398388357374366366408368384402

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07050 has a small 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 07050 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07050 real estate data, the median home value of $264,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07050 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07050 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 07050 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,701 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 283 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 84 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,298 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 514 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,373 69%
 Households Vacant 1,019 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 621 61%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 122 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 224 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,816 21%
 1 Bedroom 3,140 37%
 2 Bedroom 2,394 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,100 13%
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 $34,965 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07050 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 07050 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07050 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 07050. 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 8,862 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,158 22%
 No Earnings 9,222 40%
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 8,862 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,158 22%
 No Earnings 9,222 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,659 68.2%
 Public transportation 2,898 22.8%
 Taxicab 38 0.3%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 943 7.4%
 Worked at Home 146 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 2,025 23.7%
 High School Graduate 4,523 52.8%
 Associate's degree 519 6.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,122 13.1%
 Master's degree 256 3.0%
 Professional school degree 42 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 73 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,786 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 845 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 263 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07050

ZIP Code 07050 is in the Orange Board of Education School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07050.

Central Elementary School
33 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Cleveland Street Elementary School
355 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Forest Street Elementary School
651 Forest St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Heywood Avenue Elementary School
421 Heywood Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Lincoln Avenue Elementary School
216 Lincoln Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Oakwood Avenue Elementary School
135 Oakwood Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Park Avenue Elementary School
231 Park Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Orange Early Childhood Center
397 Park Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Rosa Parks/Central Community School
369 Main St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Orange High School
400 Lincoln Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Orange Preparatory Academy
400 Central Ave
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
Career and Innovation Academy of Orange
123 Cleveland St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Orange Board of Education School District
St John Grammar School
455 White St
Orange, NJ 07050
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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