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ZIP Code 07114

Primary City:Newark, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (10:57pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.70, -74.17
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07114

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07114. 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 07114. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07114, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 07114 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07114 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07114 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. 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 07114 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,748
Population Density 1,980 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,756
Median Home Value $253,200
Land Area 7.45 sq mi
Water Area 1.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,722
Median Household Income $19,639

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4673793533678241,2511,3591,2371,02978056539723015288543019
Female39836234736040446545640941235335126818014889874236
Total8657417007271,2281,7161,8151,6461,4411,1339166654103001771417255

Gender

 Male 9,581 65%
 Female 5,167 35%
Gender

Race

 White 4,074 27.6%
 Black Or African American 7,976 54.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.7%
 Asian 71 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 2,133 14.5%
 Two Or More Races 395 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner106211513384634010
Renter17472969868350626911531
Total18479181381659033215541

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 857 23%
 Single Guardian 1,408 38%
 Singles 1,162 31%
 Singles With Roommate 295 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,290 62%
 Households with Kids 1,432 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male959893806778848070746272667970645873102105
Female8781756982747275597286656856897163746375
Total182179168149149152156155129146148137134135159135121147165180

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07114 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07114 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07114 real estate data, the median home value of $253,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07114 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07114 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07114 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,932 67%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 4,683 32%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 133 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 387 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 130 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,205 67%
 Households Vacant 1,034 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 388 37.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2.3%
 For Sale Only 95 9.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 0.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 517 50.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 286 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,137 32%
 2 Bedroom 1,105 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,038 29%
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 $19,639 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07114 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. ZIP code 07114 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07114 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 07114. 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 2,463 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,167 19%
 No Earnings 6,751 59%
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 2,463 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,167 19%
 No Earnings 6,751 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,391 65.4%
 Public transportation 923 25.3%
 Taxicab 28 0.8%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 275 7.5%
 Worked at Home 38 1.0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,625 42.4%
 High School Graduate 3,143 50.8%
 Associate's degree 143 2.3%
 Bachelor's degree 167 2.7%
 Master's degree 28 0.5%
 Professional school degree 14 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 68 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,371 84.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 278 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07114

ZIP Code 07114 is in the The Newark Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07114.

Miller Street School
41 Miller St
Newark, NJ 07114
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
South Street Elementary School
151 South St
Newark, NJ 07114
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: The Newark Public Schools
Northern State Prison
168 Frontage Rd
Newark, NJ 07114
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Office of Educational Services Department of Corrections School District

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