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ZIP Code 07083

Primary City:Union, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (11:26am)
Coordinates:40.69, -74.27
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07083

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07083. 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 07083. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07083, 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:
Union, NJ
Unacceptable:
Chestnut, Townley, Union Center

Stats and Demographics for the 07083 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07083 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 07083 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 slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07083 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,053
Population Density 6,134 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,938
Median Home Value $329,100
Land Area 8.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,313
Median Household Income $77,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4841,5111,6242,0511,9581,5391,5841,6231,7892,0472,1211,6901,354892609509441398
Female1,3901,3821,5532,0381,8571,5531,7791,8532,0522,1792,2951,8641,5411,057886823784943
Total2,8742,8933,1774,0893,8153,0923,3633,4763,8414,2264,4163,5542,8951,9491,4951,3321,2251,341

Gender

 Male 25,224 48%
 Female 27,829 52%
Gender

Race

 White 30,163 56.9%
 Black Or African American 13,457 25.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.1%
 Asian 5,883 11.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.0%
 Other Race 2,190 4.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,262 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner721,2202,6623,6902,9131,5381,217694
Renter162819889875563409379211
Total2342,0393,5514,5653,4761,9471,596905

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,100 55%
 Single Guardian 3,304 18%
 Singles 4,199 23%
 Singles With Roommate 710 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,937 65%
 Households with Kids 6,376 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male281306289313302328284268329314328332321329353387388443480436
Female275301256259260260281289292280319284340330351323363484517425
Total556607545572562588565557621594647616661659704710751927997861

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07083 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07083 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 07083 real estate data, the median home value of $329,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07083 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07083 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 07083 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,710 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 101 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,232 2.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 10,194 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,812 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,307 23%
 Households Vacant 625 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 183 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 140 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 43 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 178 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 301 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,515 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,732 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,130 24%
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 $77,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07083 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. Residents in ZIP code 07083 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 07083 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 18,426 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,227 23%
 No Earnings 15,253 35%
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 18,426 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,227 23%
 No Earnings 15,253 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 22,263 86.2%
 Public transportation 2,359 9.1%
 Taxicab 36 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 668 2.6%
 Worked at Home 512 2.0%
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 1,916 11.4%
 High School Graduate 8,662 51.4%
 Associate's degree 788 4.7%
 Bachelor's degree 3,656 21.7%
 Master's degree 1,437 8.5%
 Professional school degree 283 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 114 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,420 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,036 11.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 628 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07083

ZIP Code 07083 is in the Twp of Union Board of Education School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07083.

Central Five Jefferson
155 Hilton Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Hannah Caldwell Elementary School
1120 Commerce Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Hamilton
1231 Burnet Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Burnet Middle School
1000 Caldwell Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Kawameeh Middle School
490 David Terrace
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Battle Hill
2600 Killian Place
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Connecticut Farms
875 Stuyvesant Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Franklin Elementary
1500 Lindy Terrace
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Livingston
960 Midland Blvd
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Washington
301 Washington Ave
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Union Senior High School
2350 North Third St
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Twp of Union Board of Education School District
Holy Spirit School
970 Suburban Rd
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Michael Parish School
1212 Kelly St
Union, NJ 07083
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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