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ZIP Code 07939

Primary City:Lyons, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bernards
County: Somerset County
Timezone: Eastern (7:26am)
Area code: 908 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.667, -74.557
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07939

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07939. 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 07939. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07939, 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:
Lyons, NJ
Acceptable:
Basking Ridge

Stats and Demographics for the 07939 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07939 is located in north 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 07939 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 07939 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 228
Population Density 555 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1
Land Area 0.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 54Female Median Age: 46

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Gender

 Male 216 95%
 Female 12 5%
Gender

Race

 White 103 45.2%
 Black Or African American 117 51.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

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Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1 100%
 Single Guardian 0 0%
 Singles 0 0%
 Singles With Roommate 0 0%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1 100%
 Households with Kids 0 0%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

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Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07939 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2 1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 71 31%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 155 68%
Housing Type

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 0 0%
 Renter Occupied Households 1 100%
 Households Vacant 0 0%
Housing Occupancy

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 07939 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 07939 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. The commute in 07939 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 12 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 9%
 No Earnings 274 87%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12 4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 9%
 No Earnings 274 87%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8 62%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 38%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 48 17.5%
 High School Graduate 212 77.1%
 Associate's degree 9 3.3%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1.5%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 2 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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