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ZIP Code 07203

Primary City:Roselle, NJ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Elmora
County: Union County
Timezone: Eastern (3:32pm)
Coordinates:40.65, -74.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 07203

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 07203. 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 07203. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 07203, 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:
Roselle, NJ

Stats and Demographics for the 07203 ZIP Code

ZIP code 07203 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 07203 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 07203 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,085
Population Density 7,954 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,939
Median Home Value $241,400
Land Area 2.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,407
Median Household Income $48,821

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57126721,384
5-97156201,335
10-146796231,302
15-197547611,515
20-247226921,414
25-297337811,514
30-347037541,457
35-397277791,506
40-447067931,499
45-497338561,589
50-547308271,557
55-595947451,339
60-645036441,147
65-69365448813
70-74258365623
75-79173255428
80-84115228343
85 Plus99221320

Gender

 Male 10,021 48%
 Female 11,064 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,240 29.6%
 Black Or African American 11,610 55.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 65 0.3%
 Asian 471 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 2,030 9.6%
 Two Or More Races 664 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2429124153
25-343736511,024
35-448926031,495
45-541,1065891,695
55-649934411,434
65-74558314872
75-84311195506
85 Plus14286228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,112 42%
 Single Guardian 1,981 27%
 Singles 1,978 27%
 Singles With Roommate 336 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,678 63%
 Households with Kids 2,729 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1145141286
2137145282
3147129276
4131137268
5168122290
6160109269
7118134252
8125125250
9144130274
10127119246
11127115242
12131139270
13143120263
14151130281
15168159327
16132139271
17174160334
18134136270
19146167313
20133133266

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 07203 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 07203 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 07203 real estate data, the median home value of $241,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 07203 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 07203 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 07203 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,055 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 30 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,542 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 862 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,003 38%
 Households Vacant 532 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 200 37.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2.3%
 For Sale Only 136 25.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 4.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 13 2.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 146 27.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 414 11%
 1 Bedroom 1,579 44%
 2 Bedroom 1,080 30%
 3+ Bedroom 537 15%
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 $48,821 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 07203 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. Residents in ZIP code 07203 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 07203 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,230 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,365 20%
 No Earnings 6,356 37%
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 7,230 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,365 20%
 No Earnings 6,356 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,985 83%
 Public transportation 736 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 663 7%
 Worked at Home 206 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 557 8.6%
 High School Graduate 4,224 65.3%
 Associate's degree 289 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,031 15.9%
 Master's degree 295 4.6%
 Professional school degree 59 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 17 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,158 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 385 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 250 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 07203

ZIP Code 07203 is in the Roselle Public Schools. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 07203.

Roselle Preschool
1305 St Georges Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Kindergarten Success Academy
150 East 3rd Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Harrison Elementary School
310 Harrison Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Dr. Charles C. Polk School
1100 Warren St
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Leonard V. Moore Middle School
720 Locust St
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Washington Elementary School
50l Washington Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Abraham Clark High School
122 East 6th Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Roselle Public Schools
Grace Wilday Junior High School
500 Brooklawn Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Roselle Public Schools
St Joseph the Carpenter School
140 E 3rd Ave
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Roselle Catholic High School
350 Raritan Rd
Roselle, NJ 07203
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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