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ZIP Code 07522

Primary City:Paterson, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Totowa
County: Passaic County
Timezone: Eastern (6:57am)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.92, -74.18
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07522

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07522. 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 07522. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07522, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 07522 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07522 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 07522 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 07522 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,883
Population Density 25,449 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,973
Median Home Value $252,100
Land Area 0.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,300
Median Household Income $26,866

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male963917896985835690659622651644514433353252175935128
Female9519208589109268988767577797176485794283192261729167
Total1,9141,8371,7541,8951,7611,5881,5351,3791,4301,3611,1621,01278157140126514295

Gender

 Male 9,761 47%
 Female 11,122 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,127 29.3%
 Black Or African American 8,138 39.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 209 1.0%
 Asian 1,209 5.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.1%
 Other Race 4,098 19.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,091 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner271643473683212197323
Renter3511,1341,0801,03364732815530
Total3781,2981,4271,40196854722853

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,979 31%
 Single Guardian 2,863 45%
 Singles 1,169 19%
 Singles With Roommate 289 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,936 47%
 Households with Kids 3,364 53%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male175204189200179198193173174179205169180163182221199179204179
Female192179207181179189167184201164152179196167172205202178153181
Total367383396381358387360357375343357348376330354426401357357360

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07522 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 07522 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 07522 real estate data, the median home value of $252,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07522 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07522 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07522 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,781 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 47 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,303 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 239 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,758 68%
 Households Vacant 673 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 351 52.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 80 11.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 0.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 236 35.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 610 13%
 1 Bedroom 980 20%
 2 Bedroom 1,873 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,348 28%
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 $26,866 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07522 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 07522 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07522 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 07522 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,513 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,291 15%
 No Earnings 7,724 50%
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 5,513 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,291 15%
 No Earnings 7,724 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,444 79%
 Public transportation 840 12%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 498 7%
 Worked at Home 98 1%
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 1,469 27.0%
 High School Graduate 3,125 57.5%
 Associate's degree 125 2.3%
 Bachelor's degree 549 10.1%
 Master's degree 148 2.7%
 Professional school degree 22 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,811 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 7 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 477 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07522

ZIP Code 07522 is in the Paterson Public Schools. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07522.

Urban Leadership Academy
112 North 5th St
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
Rev Dr Frank Napier Jr School
55 Clinton St
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
School 12
121 North Second St
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
School 14
522 Union Ave
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
School 28
200 Presidential Blvd
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
St Gerard Majella School
10 Carrelton Dr
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gilmore Memorial Christian Academy
131 Haledon Ave
Paterson, NJ 07522
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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