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ZIP Code 07860

Primary City:Newton, NJ (View All Cities)
County: Sussex County
Timezone: Eastern (7:23pm)
Area code: 862 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -74.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07860

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07860. 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 07860. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07860, 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:
Newton, NJ
Acceptable:
Fredon, Fredon Township, Fredon Twp

Stats and Demographics for the 07860 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07860 is located in north New Jersey and covers a slightly higher 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 07860 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07860 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,288
Population Density 261 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,994
Median Home Value $293,700
Land Area 100.64 sq mi
Water Area 3.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,802
Median Household Income $77,878

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6647789229667116105967531,0211,1141,1501,014883590378264235220
Female6427988938286485725877811,0121,2121,2031,039870623421359340591
Total1,3061,5761,8151,7941,3591,1821,1831,5342,0332,3262,3532,0531,7531,213799623575811

Gender

 Male 12,869 49%
 Female 13,419 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,329 92.5%
 Black Or African American 579 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 482 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 431 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 405 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner304951,4142,0471,918996510183
Renter123346401446320210182181
Total1538411,8152,4932,2381,206692364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,650 58%
 Single Guardian 1,295 13%
 Singles 2,386 24%
 Singles With Roommate 471 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,599 67%
 Households with Kids 3,203 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male130119146140146145130179178163177170197215180217231193145148
Female134107149140152159151160176168180192177176175189186145133120
Total264226295280298304281339354331357362374391355406417338278268

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07860 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07860 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 07860 real estate data, the median home value of $293,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 07860. Rentals in 07860 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07860 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,345 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 174 0.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 53 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 546 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 170 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,755 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,838 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,209 20%
 Households Vacant 1,192 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 184 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 143 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 608 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 224 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 168 7%
 1 Bedroom 854 37%
 2 Bedroom 797 35%
 3+ Bedroom 480 21%
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 $77,878 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07860 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. 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 07860. 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 8,883 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,731 27%
 No Earnings 6,856 32%
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 8,883 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,731 27%
 No Earnings 6,856 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,108 87.7%
 Public transportation 124 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 428 3.4%
 Worked at Home 999 7.9%
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 767 9%
 High School Graduate 4,344 50%
 Associate's degree 643 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,996 23%
 Master's degree 655 7%
 Professional school degree 241 3%
 Doctorate degree 94 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,005 75.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 918 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 387 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07860

ZIP Code 07860 is in the Andover Regional School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07860.

Florence M. Burd
219 Newton Sparta Rd
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Andover Regional School District
Long Pond School
707 Limecrest Rd
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Andover Regional School District
Fredon Township School District
459 Route 94
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fredon Township School District
Frelinghuysen Township Elementary School
780 Route 94
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Frelinghuysen Township School District
Marian E. Mckeown Elementary School
One School Rd
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton Township School District
Halsted Middle School
59 Halsted St
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newton Public Schools
Merriam Avenue School
81 Merriam Ave
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newton Public Schools
Kittatinny Regional School
77 Halsey Rd
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kittatinny Regional School District
Newton High School
44 Ryerson Ave
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newton Public Schools
St Joseph Regional School
20 Jefferson St
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northwest Christian School
92 County Road 519
Newton, NJ 07860
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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