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ZIP Code 07063

Primary City:Plainfield, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Somerset
Timezone: Eastern (2:00am)
Area code: 908 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.61, -74.45
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07063

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07063. 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 07063. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07063, 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:
Plainfield, NJ
Acceptable:
N Plainfield, North Plainfield

Stats and Demographics for the 07063 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07063 is located in north 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 07063 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07063 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,538
Population Density 7,435 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,157
Median Home Value $260,900
Land Area 1.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,836
Median Household Income $68,075

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male60953048250652153556851850749943529123217699945738
Female59149247847446953152850450050443036630120814812094103
Total1,2001,0229609809901,0661,0961,0221,0071,003865657533384247214151141

Gender

 Male 6,697 49%
 Female 6,841 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,355 32.2%
 Black Or African American 6,020 44.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.6%
 Asian 305 2.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 2,256 16.7%
 Two Or More Races 505 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1026857862547629419784
Renter7433430831015781328
Total8460288693563337522992

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,816 47%
 Single Guardian 1,254 33%
 Singles 591 15%
 Singles With Roommate 175 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 1,926 50%
 Households with Kids 1,910 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12612612111711511210110010276116939110690119105989487
Female11810510812711687941078810189959210198921099184106
Total244231229244231199195207190177205188183207188211214189178193

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07063 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07063 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07063 real estate data, the median home value of $260,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07063 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07063 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07063 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,526 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 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,080 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 452 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,304 31%
 Households Vacant 321 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 73 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 123 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 107 8%
 1 Bedroom 122 9%
 2 Bedroom 504 38%
 3+ Bedroom 584 44%
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 $68,075 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07063 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. 07063 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 07063 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 4,855 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,453 31%
 No Earnings 2,838 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 4,855 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,453 31%
 No Earnings 2,838 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,247 71%
 Public transportation 339 5%
 Taxicab 72 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,558 21%
 Worked at Home 132 2%
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 1,240 27.7%
 High School Graduate 2,493 55.7%
 Associate's degree 128 2.9%
 Bachelor's degree 488 10.9%
 Master's degree 101 2.3%
 Professional school degree 13 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,551 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 259 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 235 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07063

ZIP Code 07063 is in the The Queen City Academy Charter School. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07063.

The Queen City Academy Charter School
815 West Seventh St
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Queen City Academy Charter School
Clinton Elementary School
West 4th St and Clinton Ave
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Public Schools
Jefferson Elementary School
1700 West Front St
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plainfield Public Schools
Barack Obama Academy for Academic & Civic Developm
1200 Myrtle Ave
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plainfield Public Schools
Plainfield Academy for the Arts & Advanced Studies
1700 West Front St
Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Plainfield Public Schools
Sundance School
401 Greenbrook Rd
North Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Giving Nest Preschool
300 Clinton Ave
North Plainfield, NJ 07063
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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