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ZIP Code 07307

Primary City:Jersey City, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: West Slope|Jersey City Heights
County: Hudson County
Timezone: Eastern (7:11am)
Area code: 201 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.75, -74.05
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07307

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07307. 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 07307. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07307, 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 07307 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07307 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 07307 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07307 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 43,812
Population Density 19,560 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,473
Median Home Value $300,300
Land Area 2.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,892
Median Household Income $54,498

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5721,3401,2671,3491,7702,3562,2431,7331,5951,4111,3581,202992630403312201150
Female1,4951,3241,1991,2541,6802,2231,9511,5121,5561,4841,5091,335972748550444343349
Total3,0672,6642,4662,6033,4504,5794,1943,2453,1512,8952,8672,5371,9641,378953756544499

Gender

 Male 21,884 50%
 Female 21,928 50%
Gender

Race

 White 19,667 44.9%
 Black Or African American 3,520 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 326 0.7%
 Asian 8,233 18.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 9,742 22.2%
 Two Or More Races 2,296 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner346131,0021,1291,056565404174
Renter6443,0252,3842,1111,510702402137
Total6783,6383,3863,2402,5661,267806311

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,327 40%
 Single Guardian 3,939 25%
 Singles 4,160 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,466 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,240 64%
 Households with Kids 5,652 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male310327328271282247286277248269254247247250272250305255267299
Female312294306275296260236256276234237235255238256238284226250289
Total622621634546578507522533524503491482502488528488589481517588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07307 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 07307 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07307 real estate data, the median home value of $300,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07307 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07307 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07307 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 43,620 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 174 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 18 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,735 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,242 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,915 62%
 Households Vacant 1,581 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 909 57.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 2.4%
 For Sale Only 131 8.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 3.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 421 26.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 433 4%
 1 Bedroom 3,562 33%
 2 Bedroom 3,954 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,937 27%
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 $54,498 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07307 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 07307 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 07307. 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 17,040 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,356 18%
 No Earnings 11,398 33%
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 17,040 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,356 18%
 No Earnings 11,398 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,271 48.4%
 Public transportation 8,477 39.9%
 Taxicab 68 0.3%
 Motorcycle 31 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,911 9.0%
 Worked at Home 476 2.2%
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 2,868 20%
 High School Graduate 5,896 41%
 Associate's degree 893 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,293 23%
 Master's degree 1,290 9%
 Professional school degree 165 1%
 Doctorate degree 133 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,683 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 483 6.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 663 8.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07307

ZIP Code 07307 is in the Hoboken Charter School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07307.

Hoboken Charter School
255 Congress St
Jersy City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hoboken Charter School District
Liberty Academy Charter School
211 Sherman Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Liberty Academy Charter School
Nicolaus Copernicus School
3385 Kennedy Blvd
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Alfred Zampella School
201 North St
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
Christa Mcauliffe School
167 Hancock Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jersey City Public Schools
St Anne'S Elementary School
255 Congress St
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Nicholas School
118 Ferry St
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Concordia Learning Center at St Joseph'S School
761 Summit Ave
Jersey City, NJ 07307
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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