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ZIP Code 07503

Primary City:Paterson, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lakeview
County: Passaic County
Timezone: Eastern (1:10am)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.90, -74.15
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07503

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07503. 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 07503. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07503, 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:
Paterson, NJ
Unacceptable:
South Paterson

Stats and Demographics for the 07503 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07503 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 07503 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 07503 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,723
Population Density 12,085 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,030
Median Home Value $280,900
Land Area 1.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,647
Median Household Income $36,257

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8287867117477626937356807086736054374042261811058554
Female739721645724670746678662674626588468410284227179143119
Total1,5671,5071,3561,4711,4321,4391,4131,3421,3821,2991,193905814510408284228173

Gender

 Male 9,420 50%
 Female 9,303 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,133 54.1%
 Black Or African American 1,761 9.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 158 0.8%
 Asian 417 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 4,949 26.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,298 6.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2917036751240519915472
Renter16983290778151832716441
Total1981,0021,2741,293923526318113

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,501 44%
 Single Guardian 1,673 30%
 Singles 1,174 21%
 Singles With Roommate 299 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,035 54%
 Households with Kids 2,612 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male154152193165161160151168146159133158124137156151149153138158
Female140143155128159138135150139133121136144111143157139145140144
Total294295348293320298286318285292254294268248299308288298278302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07503 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07503 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1940s. Looking at 07503 real estate data, the median home value of $280,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07503 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07503 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07503 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,700 99.9%
 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 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,479 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 429 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,739 62%
 Households Vacant 383 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 224 58%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 27 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 102 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 713 18%
 1 Bedroom 791 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,467 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,004 25%
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 $36,257 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07503 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 07503 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07503 has very few people that work at home. 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 07503 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,247 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,578 17%
 No Earnings 6,176 41%
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 6,247 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,578 17%
 No Earnings 6,176 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,160 78.6%
 Public transportation 947 12.1%
 Taxicab 30 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 574 7.3%
 Worked at Home 125 1.6%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,465 25%
 High School Graduate 3,445 59%
 Associate's degree 214 4%
 Bachelor's degree 465 8%
 Master's degree 155 3%
 Professional school degree 90 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,448 92.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 217 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 3.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07503

ZIP Code 07503 is in the Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07503.

Paterson Charter School for Science/Technology
276 Wabash Ave
Paterson, NJ 07503
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology School District
School 8
35 Chadwick St
Paterson, NJ 07503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
Charles J Riley School 9
6 Timothy St
Paterson, NJ 07503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
School 25
287 Trenton Ave
Paterson, NJ 07503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools

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