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ZIP Code 07305

Primary City:Jersey City, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Hudson County
Timezone: Eastern (10:33am)
Area code: 201 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.70, -74.07
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07305

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07305. 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 07305. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07305, 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
Unacceptable:
Ellis Island, Greenville

Stats and Demographics for the 07305 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07305 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 07305 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 07305 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 60,104
Population Density 10,353 people per sq mi
Housing Units 24,433
Median Home Value $315,800
Land Area 5.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 21,771
Median Household Income $49,894

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1532,0242,0632,2242,0122,0502,1152,0611,9881,9361,7311,5161,301966668454273193
Female2,2071,9282,0372,2902,2872,3742,5602,3542,2762,2712,1591,9351,7841,2371,021632515509
Total4,3603,9524,1004,5144,2994,4244,6754,4154,2644,2073,8903,4513,0852,2031,6891,086788702

Gender

 Male 27,728 46%
 Female 32,376 54%
Gender

Race

 White 11,807 19.6%
 Black Or African American 29,978 49.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 286 0.5%
 Asian 9,227 15.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.1%
 Other Race 6,292 10.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,475 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner548921,6911,9761,9691,228612248
Renter6392,8793,0112,5741,8971,257626218
Total6933,7714,7024,5503,8662,4851,238466

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,492 34%
 Single Guardian 7,489 34%
 Singles 5,695 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,095 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 13,362 61%
 Households with Kids 8,409 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male415444421451438374418392402415371423435419482426472417427399
Female430446420417395353367382431391397410416423438465416480491451
Total845890841868833727785774833806768833851842920891888897918850

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07305 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07305 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 07305 real estate data, the median home value of $315,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07305 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07305 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07305 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 59,555 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 178 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 245 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 112 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,805 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,865 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 13,101 54%
 Households Vacant 2,662 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,496 56.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 59 2.2%
 For Sale Only 299 11.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 2.7%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 704 26.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 369 3%
 1 Bedroom 2,314 19%
 2 Bedroom 4,521 37%
 3+ Bedroom 5,065 41%
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 $49,894 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07305 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 07305 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 07305. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 19,055 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,601 24%
 No Earnings 18,529 38%
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 19,055 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,601 24%
 No Earnings 18,529 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,634 56.2%
 Public transportation 9,330 35.8%
 Taxicab 33 0.1%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,575 6.0%
 Worked at Home 463 1.8%
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. 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 3,211 18%
 High School Graduate 8,934 50%
 Associate's degree 711 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,315 19%
 Master's degree 930 5%
 Professional school degree 557 3%
 Doctorate degree 156 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,228 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,744 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 938 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07305

ZIP Code 07305 is in the Jersey City Community Charter School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07305.

Jersey City Community Charter School
128 Danforth Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Community Charter School District
Soaring Heights
1 Romar Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Soaraing Heights Charter School District
The Academy I
209 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Whitney M. Young Junior School
135 Stegman St
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Ps # 20
160 Danforth Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Gladys Nunery School
123 Claremont Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Ps # 34
1830 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Alexander D. Sullivan School
171 Seaview Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Ezra L. Nolan School
88 Gates Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Center for the Arts
59 Wilkinson Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
James F. Murray School
339 Stegman Parkway
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
University Academy Charter High School
275 West Side Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: University Academy Charter High School
Henry Snyder
239 Bergen Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Infinity Institute
193 Old Bergen Rd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Our Lady of Mercy School
254 Bartholdi Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sacred Heart School
183 Bayview Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Full Will of God Christian Academy
81 Martin Luther King Jr Dr 84
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Joseph'S School of Tomorrow
1510 John F Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07305
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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