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Population in zip code 07206 is 26,005 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.08 | Zip Code 07206 land area is 1.5964 sq. miles | Population density is 16,289.78 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 07206

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 30.3
Median Age - Male 30
Median Age - Female 30.5

Median age of zip code 07206 is 14.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 18.5% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 07206 is 11.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 16.2% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 07206 median age is 16.4% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 20.8% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 07206

White population 8762
African American population 5316
Asian population 47
American Indian and Alaska Native population 154
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 11136

Region of Birth

Zip Code 07206 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.1% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0% Dutch 0%
English 0.1% French No Basque 0%
French Canadian 0% German 0.6%
Greek 0% Hungarian 0.1%
Irish 0.7% Italian 1.7%
Lithuanian 0.4% Norwegian 0.1%
Polish 3.4% Portuguese 5.5%
Russian 0.2% Scotch-Irish 0%
Scottish 0% Slovak 0.2%
Subsaharan African 0.7% Swedish 0%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0%
USA 3.4% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.6% Other Ancestries 70.2%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 07206

Family Type Distribution
Total families 5611
Married couples 44.11%
Other couples 55.89%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 07206

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 37.52% 35.03%
$30,000 and $50,000 20.85% 21.27%
$50,000 and $100,000 29.73% 31.23%
$100,000 and $200,000 10.89% 11.67%
$200,000 or more 1.02% 0.8%

Household language in zip code 07206

English language 26.67%
Spanish language 66.18%
Other European language 6.26%
Asian language 0.25%
Other language 0.64%

Population by housing unit in zip code 07206

Total Occupied housing units 7103
Detached housing units 9.69%
Attached housing units 9.98%
2 units 48.43%
3 - 4 units 16.04%
5 - 9 units 11.57%
10 - 19 units 2.17%
20 - 49 units 0.58%
50 or more units 1.55%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 07206

Use car, track or Van 73.78%
Use public transportation 10.43%
Use Motorcycle 0.03%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 9.51%
Work at home 6.26%

School attendance in zip code 07206

Attent Preschool programs 4.92%
Attend Public School 20.72%
Attend college undergraduate program 3.4%
Attent graduate studies 0.17%
Not enrolled in school 70.78%

Highest school attainment in zip code 07206

Less then 9th grade 19.46%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 13.62%
High school diploma 45.59%
Some college, no degree 15.73%
Associate degree 1.81%
Bachelor's degree 3.71%
Graduate or professional degree 0.08%

Real Estate in zip code 07206

Housing occupied 80.85%
Housing vacant 19.15%
Housing occupied by owner 24.47%
Housing occupied by tenant 75.53%
Total Rented Units 5365
Median Contract Gross Rent $887
Median Gross Rent $1,101
Median Home Value $270,800

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 07206 median gross rent is 24.13% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 07206

Studio $1,040
1 Bedroom $1,140
2 Bedrooms $1,300
3 Bedrooms $1,640
4 Bedrooms $1,990
AVERAGE RENT $1,422

Average rent in zip code 07206 ($1,422.00) is 1.3% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 52% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 07206 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 1.2% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 1.4% higher, two bedroom rent is 1.1% higher, three bedroom rent is 1.2% higher, four bedroom rent is 1.4% higher.

Housing units in zip code 07206

Total housing units 8785
Detached housing units 8.64%
Attached housing units 8.34%
2 units 50.84%
3 - 4 units 17.75%
5 - 9 units 10.52%
10 - 19 units 2.2%
20 - 49 units 0.47%
50 or more units 1.25%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 07206

Total Real Estate Taxes $11,109,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $8,637,000
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $2,472,100

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Zip Codes Near 07206

Zip Code City County Distance
07202 Elizabeth Union 1.32 ml
07201 Elizabeth Union 1.44 ml
10303 Staten Island Richmond 1.98 ml
07208 Elizabeth Union 2.6 ml
10302 Staten Island Richmond 3.22 ml
07205 Hillside Union 3.48 ml
07203 Roselle Union 3.49 ml
07036 Linden Union 3.54 ml
07114 Newark Essex 3.83 ml
07204 Roselle Park Union 4.01 ml