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ZIP Code 07524

Primary City:Paterson, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Riverside
County: Passaic County
Timezone: Eastern (3:54am)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.93, -74.16
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07524. 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 07524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07524, 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 07524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07524 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 07524 are primarily other race. 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 07524 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,709
Population Density 16,852 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,141
Median Home Value $247,700
Land Area 0.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,754
Median Household Income $30,920

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male587546524549520492456424440416369325252154130652943
Female487442436577537495504482484419406332276168141965353
Total1,0749889601,1261,0579879609069248357756575283222711618296

Gender

 Male 6,321 50%
 Female 6,388 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,166 32.8%
 Black Or African American 3,490 27.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 156 1.2%
 Asian 69 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.1%
 Other Race 4,267 33.6%
 Two Or More Races 554 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18841782321981205731
Renter1606297246224071888422
Total17871390285460530814153

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,388 37%
 Single Guardian 1,576 42%
 Singles 585 16%
 Singles With Roommate 205 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,830 49%
 Households with Kids 1,924 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1261121301201031001161071201011169810910010697115121110125
Female909611379809393869073727883130128112114107116113
Total216208243199183193209193210174188176192230234209229228226238

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07524 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 07524 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 07524 real estate data, the median home value of $247,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07524 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07524 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,705 100.0%
 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 4 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 744 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 174 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,836 68%
 Households Vacant 387 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 195 50.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2.3%
 For Sale Only 47 12.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 4.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 0.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 118 30.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 403 14%
 1 Bedroom 246 8%
 2 Bedroom 1,254 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,057 36%
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 $30,920 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07524 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 07524 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. More commuters in 07524 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,772 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,461 16%
 No Earnings 4,179 44%
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 3,772 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,461 16%
 No Earnings 4,179 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,524 74%
 Public transportation 672 14%
 Taxicab 48 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 369 8%
 Worked at Home 124 3%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,049 30.6%
 High School Graduate 1,907 55.6%
 Associate's degree 261 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 147 4.3%
 Master's degree 16 0.5%
 Professional school degree 16 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,026 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 316 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07524

ZIP Code 07524 is in the Paterson Public Schools. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07524.

School 10
48 Mercer St
Paterson, NJ 07524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
School 18
51 East 18th St
Paterson, NJ 07524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paterson Public Schools
Blessed Sacrament School
277 6th Ave
Paterson, NJ 07524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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