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ZIP Code 07206

Primary City:Elizabethport, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (5:52am)
Coordinates:40.67, -74.17
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07206. 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 07206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07206, 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:
Elizabethport, NJ
Acceptable:
Elizabeth

Stats and Demographics for the 07206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07206 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 07206 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07206 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,636
Population Density 16,685 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,048
Median Home Value $261,100
Land Area 1.60 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,809
Median Household Income $45,414

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2931,1071,0761,1191,0891,1361,1111,0358788727505593752832021328955
Female1,2091,1231,0491,0961,0981,1161,154993999867750575440310263167146120
Total2,5022,2302,1252,2152,1872,2522,2652,0281,8771,7391,5001,134815593465299235175

Gender

 Male 13,161 49%
 Female 13,475 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,144 49.3%
 Black Or African American 6,273 23.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 259 1.0%
 Asian 258 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 5,181 19.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,518 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2521642446739223416577
Renter3621,5051,5131,24467032814740
Total3871,7211,9371,7111,062562312117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,074 39%
 Single Guardian 3,148 40%
 Singles 1,141 15%
 Singles With Roommate 446 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,641 47%
 Households with Kids 4,168 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male254273280219229233210206229222220216206212214220213235237203
Female215251248224215223217227241217251198183200217194235217233240
Total469524528443444456427433470439471414389412431414448452470443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07206 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07206 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 2000s. Looking at 07206 real estate data, the median home value of $261,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 26,494 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 34 0.1%
 Other Institutional 50 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 43 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,566 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 434 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,809 64%
 Households Vacant 1,239 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 610 49.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.7%
 For Sale Only 228 18.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 3.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 344 27.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,002 18%
 1 Bedroom 588 10%
 2 Bedroom 2,113 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,953 35%
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 $45,414 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07206 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 07206 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 07206 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 07206 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,644 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,216 17%
 No Earnings 5,884 31%
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 9,644 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,216 17%
 No Earnings 5,884 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,948 52.8%
 Public transportation 886 7.9%
 Taxicab 43 0.4%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,730 33.1%
 Worked at Home 652 5.8%
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 2,668 35.9%
 High School Graduate 4,363 58.6%
 Associate's degree 114 1.5%
 Bachelor's degree 237 3.2%
 Master's degree 43 0.6%
 Professional school degree 8 0.1%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,213 90.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 112 1.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 555 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07206

ZIP Code 07206 is in the Elizabeth Public Schools. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07206.

Number 8
221227 Court St
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
Terence C. Reilly School # 7
436 First Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
Charles J. Hudson School No. 25
525 First Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
Dr. Martin Luther King Junior Ecc #52
130 Trumbull St
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
Juan Pablo Duarte - Jose Julian Marti #28
25 First St
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
George Washington School No. 1
250 Broadway
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
Benjamin Franklin School No. 13
248 Ripley Place
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
John Marshal School No. 20
521 Magnolia Ave
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elizabeth Public Schools
St Patrick High School & Academy
227 Court St
Elizabeth, NJ 07206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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