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Population in zip code 07205 is 21,413 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.06 | Zip Code 07205 land area is 2.7484 sq. miles | Population density is 7,791.08 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 07205

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 38
Median Age - Male 34.3
Median Age - Female 40.6

Median age of zip code 07205 is 9.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 2.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 07205 is 2.7% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 4.2% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 07205 median age is 13.1% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 5.5% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 07205

White population 6725
African American population 12358
Asian population 261
American Indian and Alaska Native population 20
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 1847

Region of Birth

Zip Code 07205 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.7% Czech 0.3%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.2%
English 0.9% French No Basque 0.3%
French Canadian 0% German 2.1%
Greek 0.3% Hungarian 0.5%
Irish 3.3% Italian 4.1%
Lithuanian 0.1% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 5% Portuguese 11%
Russian 1.1% Scotch-Irish 0.3%
Scottish 0% Slovak 0.5%
Subsaharan African 2.8% Swedish 0%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.6%
USA 2.3% Welsh 0.2%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 4.1% Other Ancestries 56.9%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 07205

Family Type Distribution
Total families 5203
Married couples 62%
Other couples 38%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 07205

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 20.14% 26.07%
$30,000 and $50,000 17.26% 18.23%
$50,000 and $100,000 31.67% 30.86%
$100,000 and $200,000 26.23% 21.26%
$200,000 or more 4.69% 3.58%

Household language in zip code 07205

English language 58.61%
Spanish language 14.55%
Other European language 23.29%
Asian language 0.82%
Other language 2.73%

Population by housing unit in zip code 07205

Total Occupied housing units 7230
Detached housing units 62.49%
Attached housing units 4.51%
2 units 21.42%
3 - 4 units 7.97%
5 - 9 units 1.04%
10 - 19 units 0.59%
20 - 49 units 1.83%
50 or more units 0.15%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 07205

Use car, track or Van 85.67%
Use public transportation 7.89%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0%
Walk to work 3.32%
Work at home 3.13%

School attendance in zip code 07205

Attent Preschool programs 3.54%
Attend Public School 19.18%
Attend college undergraduate program 7.17%
Attent graduate studies 1.3%
Not enrolled in school 68.82%

Highest school attainment in zip code 07205

Less then 9th grade 9.44%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 7.18%
High school diploma 33.76%
Some college, no degree 25.11%
Associate degree 5.9%
Bachelor's degree 17.5%
Graduate or professional degree 1.11%

Real Estate in zip code 07205

Housing occupied 95.81%
Housing vacant 4.19%
Housing occupied by owner 70.1%
Housing occupied by tenant 29.9%
Total Rented Units 2162
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,070
Median Gross Rent $1,225
Median Home Value $278,600

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 07205 median gross rent is 14.49% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 07205

Studio $1,140
1 Bedroom $1,250
2 Bedrooms $1,430
3 Bedrooms $1,800
4 Bedrooms $2,180
AVERAGE RENT $1,560

Average rent in zip code 07205 ($1,560.00) is 9.9% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 66.8% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 07205 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 9.6% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 9.8% higher, two bedroom rent is 10.1% higher, three bedroom rent is 9.9% higher, four bedroom rent is 9.8% higher.

Housing units in zip code 07205

Total housing units 7546
Detached housing units 62.87%
Attached housing units 4.32%
2 units 20.87%
3 - 4 units 8.48%
5 - 9 units 0.99%
10 - 19 units 0.57%
20 - 49 units 1.75%
50 or more units 0.15%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 07205

Total Real Estate Taxes $39,910,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $30,525,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $9,384,200

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Zip Codes Near 07205

Zip Code City County Distance
07208 Elizabeth Union 1.15 ml
07112 Newark Essex 1.53 ml
07083 Union Union 2.08 ml
07111 Irvington Essex 2.23 ml
07108 Newark Essex 2.49 ml
07204 Roselle Park Union 2.72 ml
07201 Elizabeth Union 2.85 ml
07202 Elizabeth Union 3.02 ml
07040 Maplewood Essex 3.08 ml
07114 Newark Essex 3.24 ml