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ZIP Code 07087

Primary City:Union City, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Hudson County
Timezone: Eastern (2:24pm)
Coordinates:40.77, -74.03
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07087. 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 07087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07087, 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 City, NJ
Unacceptable:
Bergenline, Summit Avenue, Weehawken

Stats and Demographics for the 07087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07087 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 07087 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07087 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 66,515
Population Density 51,633 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,962
Median Home Value $307,600
Land Area 1.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,842
Median Household Income $40,903

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,4472,2052,1172,4122,7063,1592,9322,7432,4282,3642,0731,5881,260908762571379274
Female2,4042,0261,9122,1352,4872,7852,7042,4762,3222,5022,1331,7711,4631,137980847540563
Total4,8514,2314,0294,5475,1935,9445,6365,2194,7504,8664,2063,3592,7232,0451,7421,418919837

Gender

 Male 33,328 50%
 Female 33,187 50%
Gender

Race

 White 38,578 58.0%
 Black Or African American 3,505 5.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 819 1.2%
 Asian 1,595 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 33 0.0%
 Other Race 18,231 27.4%
 Two Or More Races 3,754 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner55708843982815602439161
Renter8433,8144,1433,9162,6721,625922302
Total8984,5224,9864,8983,4872,2271,361463

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,377 37%
 Single Guardian 7,148 31%
 Singles 5,450 24%
 Singles With Roommate 1,867 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,922 61%
 Households with Kids 8,920 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male470487480466460442463410430423422431434407432461518534467528
Female450476488473438418393373404380369380389394396411448439441466
Total920963968939898860856783834803791811823801828872966973908994

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07087 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 07087 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07087 real estate data, the median home value of $307,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07087 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 65,866 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 1 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 341 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 307 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,434 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,171 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 18,237 73%
 Households Vacant 2,120 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,154 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 36 2%
 For Sale Only 320 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 82 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 478 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,580 9%
 1 Bedroom 5,193 28%
 2 Bedroom 7,310 40%
 3+ Bedroom 4,269 23%
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 $40,903 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07087 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 07087 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 07087 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 07087 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 07087. 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 22,349 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,338 25%
 No Earnings 18,076 34%
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 22,349 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,338 25%
 No Earnings 18,076 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,753 40.7%
 Public transportation 12,877 41.1%
 Taxicab 23 0.1%
 Motorcycle 7 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,910 15.7%
 Worked at Home 780 2.5%
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 7,242 33.1%
 High School Graduate 10,427 47.6%
 Associate's degree 744 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,472 11.3%
 Master's degree 710 3.2%
 Professional school degree 217 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 79 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,693 88.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 500 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,008 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07087

ZIP Code 07087 is in the Union City School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07087.

Emerson Middle School
318 18th St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Veterans' Memorial Elementary School
1401 Central Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Eugenio Maria De Hostos Center for Early Childhood
2200 Kennedy Blvd
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Thomas a Edison Elementary School
507 West St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Sara M Gilmore
815 17th St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Hudson
167 19th St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Jefferson Elementary School
3400 Palisade Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
4507 Hudson Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
George Washinton Elementary School
3905 New York Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Robert Waters Elementary School
2800 Summit Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Colin Powell Elementary School
1500 New York Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Union City School District
Union City High School
2500 Kennedy Blvd
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Union City School District
Union Hill Middle School
3800 Hudson Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Union City School District
Jose Marti Freshman Academy
1800 Summit Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Union City School District
St Francis Academy
1601 Central Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Learning Institute of Union City
324 34th St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Miftaahul Uloom School
501 15th St
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Augustine School
3920 New York Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Rising Star Academy
4613 Cottage Pl
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Precious Steps
809 7th Street
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Smiling Faces Educational Center
3300 New York Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mother Seton School
1501 New York Ave
Union City, NJ 07087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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