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ZIP Code 07065

Primary City:Rahway, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (6:43am)
Coordinates:40.61, -74.28
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07065

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07065. 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 07065. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07065, 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:
Rahway, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07065 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07065 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 07065 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 07065 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,346
Population Density 7,017 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,300
Median Home Value $300,400
Land Area 3.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,533
Median Household Income $58,101

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8627808369598558999849659261,0261,011831709440302265219167
Female7507498108947999651,0809741,0401,1271,112985725587468424401420
Total1,6121,5291,6461,8531,6541,8642,0641,9391,9662,1532,1231,8161,4341,027770689620587

Gender

 Male 13,036 48%
 Female 14,310 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,301 52.3%
 Black Or African American 8,457 30.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.3%
 Asian 1,175 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 2,288 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,036 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner295911,2041,5741,297704580283
Renter176942896817609398299134
Total2051,5332,1002,3911,9061,102879417

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,470 42%
 Single Guardian 2,342 22%
 Singles 3,112 30%
 Singles With Roommate 609 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,169 68%
 Households with Kids 3,364 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male174177165187139158169166148177151176166166195209197185173184
Female159155153148154170142148135162182151153162160190225159160161
Total333332318335293328311314283339333327319328355399422344333345

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07065 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07065 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07065 real estate data, the median home value of $300,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07065 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07065 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 07065 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,222 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 109 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 15 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,752 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,510 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,271 38%
 Households Vacant 767 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 326 42.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.8%
 For Sale Only 144 18.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 18 2.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 1.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 263 34.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 261 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,695 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,393 33%
 3+ Bedroom 912 21%
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 $58,101 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07065 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 07065 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07065 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 07065 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 9,596 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,298 24%
 No Earnings 7,375 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 9,596 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,298 24%
 No Earnings 7,375 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,004 83.2%
 Public transportation 1,229 9.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 786 5.9%
 Worked at Home 200 1.5%
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 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 1,027 12%
 High School Graduate 5,347 60%
 Associate's degree 656 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,153 13%
 Master's degree 482 5%
 Professional school degree 144 2%
 Doctorate degree 78 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,193 80.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 496 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 518 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07065

ZIP Code 07065 is in the Rahway Public School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07065.

Franklin Elementary School
1809 St Georges Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rahway Public School District
Grover Cleveland Elementary School
486 East Milton Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rahway Public School District
Madison Elementary
944 Madison Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rahway Public School District
Roosevelt Elementary School
811 St George Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rahway Public School District
East Jersey State Prison
Us Rte 1 at Rahway Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Educational Services Department of Corrections School District
Rahway High School
1012 Madison Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rahway Public School District
Rahway 7th & 8th Grade Academy
1138 Kline Place
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Rahway Public School District
Employees Center for Young Children
Next to 36 E Grand Ave & Across from 77 E Grand
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stepping Stone Academy
378 E Milton Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kiddie College
674 New Brunswick Ave
Rahway, NJ 07065
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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