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ZIP Code 07112

Primary City:Newark, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Weequahic
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:00pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.71, -74.21
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07112

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07112. 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 07112. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07112, 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:
Newark, NJ
Unacceptable:
Weequahic

Stats and Demographics for the 07112 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07112 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 07112 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07112 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,417
Population Density 14,493 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,644
Median Home Value $224,400
Land Area 1.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,837
Median Household Income $39,271

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0051,0001,0631,0778767307947848528338265984663192842219964
Female9739259981,0941,1251,0051,0951,0541,0761,051926818676568439332198173
Total1,9781,9252,0612,1712,0011,7351,8891,8381,9281,8841,7521,4161,142887723553297237

Gender

 Male 11,891 45%
 Female 14,526 55%
Gender

Race

 White 656 2.5%
 Black Or African American 24,485 92.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 85 0.3%
 Asian 81 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 660 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 446 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2218141653747852836098
Renter4751,5221,6651,6041,10554424062
Total4971,7032,0812,1411,5831,072600160

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,078 21%
 Single Guardian 4,350 44%
 Singles 2,875 29%
 Singles With Roommate 534 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,904 60%
 Households with Kids 3,933 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male215208191199194179194219214217222199196229236223218220180178
Female214188203158161196183175210202205202198191220211231209223227
Total429396394357355375377394424419427401394420456434449429403405

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07112 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07112 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07112 real estate data, the median home value of $224,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07112 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07112 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 $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07112 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,304 99.6%
 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 113 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,985 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 635 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,217 62%
 Households Vacant 1,807 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,047 57.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 65 3.6%
 For Sale Only 127 7.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 543 30.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 374 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,051 31%
 2 Bedroom 2,445 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,717 26%
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 $39,271 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07112 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. ZIP code 07112 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07112 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. However, that is not the case in 07112. 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 7,534 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,975 25%
 No Earnings 7,420 37%
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 7,534 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,975 25%
 No Earnings 7,420 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,668 66.8%
 Public transportation 2,799 28.0%
 Taxicab 37 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 374 3.7%
 Worked at Home 104 1.0%
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. 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 1,017 14.0%
 High School Graduate 5,002 69.0%
 Associate's degree 379 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 474 6.5%
 Master's degree 249 3.4%
 Professional school degree 47 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 79 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,615 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 865 14.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 376 6.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07112

ZIP Code 07112 is in the The Newark Public Schools. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07112.

N J Regional Day School - Newark
334 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: The Newark Public Schools
Newark Legacy Charter School
460 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newark Legacy Charter School District
Bruce Street School for the Deaf
333 Clinton Place
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Chancellor Avenue School
321 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Chancellor Avenue Annex
255 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Dayton Street School at Peshine Avenue
433 Peshine Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Hawthorne Avenue School
428 Hawthorne Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Maple Avenue School`
33 Maple Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Peshine Ave
433 Peshine Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
George Washington Carver Elementary School
333 Clinton Place
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Weequahic High School
279 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Calvary Christian School
17 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Life Child Care Learning Center
302 Chancellor Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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