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ZIP Code 07055

Primary City:Passaic, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Passaic
Timezone: Eastern (11:05am)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.86, -74.13
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07055

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07055. 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 07055. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07055, 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:
Passaic, NJ
Unacceptable:
Dundee, Passaic Park

Stats and Demographics for the 07055 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07055 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 07055 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07055 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 69,816
Population Density 22,229 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,449
Median Home Value $328,400
Land Area 3.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,428
Median Household Income $32,104

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,5573,2492,8192,8553,0693,0932,8912,4712,2352,0831,8761,4761,210807550351233246
Female3,3533,0522,7142,6232,6382,8492,6502,4642,1372,0841,9271,6751,348962733550443543
Total6,9106,3015,5335,4785,7075,9425,5414,9354,3724,1673,8033,1512,5581,7691,283901676789

Gender

 Male 35,071 50%
 Female 34,745 50%
Gender

Race

 White 31,474 45.1%
 Black Or African American 7,425 10.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 745 1.1%
 Asian 3,040 4.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.0%
 Other Race 23,285 33.4%
 Two Or More Races 3,820 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner355589671,1991,064580363174
Renter7803,3953,3312,8652,0921,170588267
Total8153,9534,2984,0643,1561,750951441

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,105 42%
 Single Guardian 6,496 33%
 Singles 3,795 20%
 Singles With Roommate 1,032 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 9,819 51%
 Households with Kids 9,609 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male695718658745684662653630620606618502545548512523588592640632
Female635720662669634623624624547549552579509525526522564514497538
Total1,3301,4381,3201,4141,3181,2851,2771,2541,1671,1551,1701,0811,0541,0731,0381,0451,1521,1061,1371,170

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07055 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07055 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 07055 real estate data, the median home value of $328,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07055 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07055 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07055 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 69,358 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 224 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 169 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 57 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,751 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,189 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,488 71%
 Households Vacant 1,021 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 571 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 112 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 27 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 273 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6,638 43%
 1 Bedroom 2,628 17%
 2 Bedroom 3,769 25%
 3+ Bedroom 2,239 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 $32,104 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07055 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 07055 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 07055 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07055 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 07055 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 18,446 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,915 22%
 No Earnings 20,471 41%
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 18,446 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,915 22%
 No Earnings 20,471 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,728 63.0%
 Public transportation 4,564 17.2%
 Taxicab 49 0.2%
 Motorcycle 11 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,836 18.2%
 Worked at Home 355 1.3%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6,802 36.0%
 High School Graduate 8,922 47.2%
 Associate's degree 764 4.0%
 Bachelor's degree 1,436 7.6%
 Master's degree 642 3.4%
 Professional school degree 221 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 108 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 15,518 78.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,810 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,381 7.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07055

ZIP Code 07055 is in the Passaic City Public Schools. There are 26 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07055.

School # 5
168 Monroe St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Vincent Capuana School # 15
374 Broadway
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
School # 16
657 Main Av.
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
School # 17
9599 Dayton Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Daniel F. Ryan Elementary School # 19
320 Highland Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Thomas Jefferson School # 1
390 Van Houten Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Mario Drago School # 3
155 Van Houten Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Martin Luther King Junior School # 6
85 Hamilton Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Ulysses S. Grant School # 7
155 Summer St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Casimir Pulaski School # 8
100 Fourth St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Etta Gero School # 9
140 First St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Theodore Roosevelt School # 10
151 Harrison St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
William B. Cruise Memorial School # 11
390 Gregory Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
School # 2
48 Bergen St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Passaic High School # 12
170 Paulison Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Lincoln Middle School # 4
291 Lafayette Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Passaic City Public Schools
Essex High School
188 1st St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Essex Regional Educational Services Commission School District
Hope Academy
209 Hope Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Passaic County Educational Services Commission School District
Collegiate School
22 Kent Ct
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Ybh of Passaic-Hillel
270 Passaic Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta Tiferes Rav Zvi Aryeh Zemel
1 Amsterdam Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Noble Leadership Academy
123 Jefferson St
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Passaic Clifton Cheder / Bais Yaakov
181 Lafayette Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Yaakov of Passaic High School for Girls
181 Pennington Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Ktana of Passaic Boys'
1 Main Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Ktana of Passaic Girls
181 Pennington Ave
Passaic, NJ 07055
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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