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ZIP Code 07421

Primary City:Hewitt, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Passaic County
Timezone: Eastern (9:31pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.14, -74.37
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07421. 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 07421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07421, 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:
Hewitt, NJ
Unacceptable:
Awosting, Greenwood Lake, Upper Greenwood Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 07421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07421 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 07421 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07421 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,439
Population Density 286 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,204
Median Home Value $281,500
Land Area 26.04 sq mi
Water Area 2.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,767
Median Household Income $89,113

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21821325927522118319525031441843729923013465432524
Female19624022027617616920726332441140428318110667403835
Total414453479551397352402513638829841582411240132836359

Gender

 Male 3,803 51%
 Female 3,636 49%
Gender

Race

 White 6,942 93.3%
 Black Or African American 124 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 88 1.2%
 Asian 83 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 61 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 139 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner182104878435402158833
Renter13768191382284
Total312865689345782379637

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,679 61%
 Single Guardian 359 13%
 Singles 552 20%
 Singles With Roommate 177 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,771 64%
 Households with Kids 996 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4946493937374147514549594759536060554753
Female3041354442434651583943494643625671464145
Total79878483798087981098492108931021151161311018898

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07421 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07421 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1980s. Looking at 07421 real estate data, the median home value of $281,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07421 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07421 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,399 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,018 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 416 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 333 10%
 Households Vacant 437 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.5%
 For Sale Only 70 16.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 271 62.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 14.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 95 29%
 2 Bedroom 156 47%
 3+ Bedroom 78 24%
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 $89,113 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 07421 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 07421 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 2,682 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,938 33%
 No Earnings 1,300 22%
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 2,682 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,938 33%
 No Earnings 1,300 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,495 89.1%
 Public transportation 86 2.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 142 3.6%
 Worked at Home 191 4.9%
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 213 8%
 High School Graduate 1,595 63%
 Associate's degree 218 9%
 Bachelor's degree 391 15%
 Master's degree 107 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 917 73.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 208 16.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07421

ZIP Code 07421 is in the West Milford Township Public Schools. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07421.

Upper Greenwood Lake Elementary School
41 Henry Rd
Hewitt, NJ 07421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Milford Township Public Schools

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