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ZIP Code 07302

Primary City:Jersey City, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Grove Street|Historic Downtown|Downtown
County: Hudson County
Timezone: Eastern (10:07pm)
Area code: 201 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.72, -74.05
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07302

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07302. 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 07302. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07302, 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:
Jersey City, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07302 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07302 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 07302 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 extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07302 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,352
Population Density 24,711 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,752
Median Home Value $474,200
Land Area 1.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,992
Median Household Income $98,952

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3585654765218923,1143,4622,3441,5101,24484372652038927615412990
Female1,1615284504421,0923,1493,1121,9491,189871795774639447384250234273
Total2,5191,0939269631,9846,2636,5744,2932,6992,1151,6381,5001,159836660404363363

Gender

 Male 18,613 51%
 Female 17,739 49%
Gender

Race

 White 18,674 51.4%
 Black Or African American 4,186 11.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 97 0.3%
 Asian 9,519 26.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 2,472 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,385 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner601,5681,52584364831715057
Renter6125,4742,8741,5811,093686374130
Total6727,0424,3992,4241,7411,003524187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,008 33%
 Single Guardian 2,081 12%
 Singles 7,025 39%
 Singles With Roommate 2,878 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,619 81%
 Households with Kids 3,373 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male30427622518214412810789979092104100909599118105104118
Female263224198143123951051109592858593957093851009499
Total567500423325267223212199192182177189193185165192203205198217

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07302 has a slightly less than average 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 07302 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 2000s. Looking at 07302 real estate data, the median home value of $474,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 07302. Rentals in 07302 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07302 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,991 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 248 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 113 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,366 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 802 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 12,824 62%
 Households Vacant 2,760 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,045 37.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 67 2.4%
 For Sale Only 795 28.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 213 7.7%
 For Migrant Workers 15 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 575 20.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,075 8%
 1 Bedroom 6,192 48%
 2 Bedroom 4,029 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,636 13%
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 $98,952 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07302 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 07302 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 07302 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 07302 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. In 07302 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 19,964 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,293 16%
 No Earnings 7,516 23%
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 19,964 61%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,293 16%
 No Earnings 7,516 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,421 27.2%
 Public transportation 13,505 57.2%
 Taxicab 63 0.3%
 Motorcycle 10 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,718 11.5%
 Worked at Home 886 3.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 960 6%
 High School Graduate 2,909 18%
 Associate's degree 480 3%
 Bachelor's degree 6,267 39%
 Master's degree 3,774 24%
 Professional school degree 1,005 6%
 Doctorate degree 591 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,299 71.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 680 21.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 243 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07302

ZIP Code 07302 is in the M.e.t.s. Charter School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07302.

M.e.t.s. Charter School
180 9th St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: M.e.t.s. Charter School District
Schomburg Charter School
508 Grand St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Schomburg Charter School District
Beloved Community Charter School
508 Grand St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beloved Community Charter School District
Explore 2000 Middle School
525 Montgomery St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hudson County Schools of Technology School District
Middle School # 4
107 Bright St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Frank R Conwell School
111 Bright St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Dr. Michael Conti School
182 Merseles St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Rafael De J. Cordero School
158 Erie St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Cornelia F. Bradford School
96 Sussex St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Career Academy
525 Montgomery St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hudson County Schools of Technology School District
Academy of Technology Design
525 Montgomery St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hudson County Schools of Technology School District
James J Ferris High School
35 Colgate St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Dr Ronald Mcnair High School
123 Coles St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
St Peters Preparatory School
144 Grand St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Our Lady of Czestochowa
248 Marin Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Resurrection School a Peaceable School
189 Brunswick St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anthony High School
175 8th St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Waterfront Montessori
1 Canal St
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hamilton Park Montessori School
1 McWilliams Place
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Nuturing Place
81 York Street
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
First Christian Pentecostal
441 Jersey Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07302
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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