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Population in zip code 07036 is 41,851 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.16 | Zip Code 07036 land area is 10.8518 sq. miles | Population density is 3,856.60 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 07036

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 39.5
Median Age - Male 36.8
Median Age - Female 41

Median age of zip code 07036 is 4.8% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 6.2% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 07036 is 0.5% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 2.8% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 07036 median age is 6.8% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 6.5% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 07036

White population 24529
African American population 10133
Asian population 844
American Indian and Alaska Native population 14
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 101
Other population 5186

Region of Birth

Zip Code 07036 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.5% Czech 1%
Danish 0.2% Dutch 0.4%
English 2.9% French No Basque 1%
French Canadian 0.2% German 7.5%
Greek 0.7% Hungarian 1%
Irish 9.9% Italian 10.8%
Lithuanian 1.1% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 18.1% Portuguese 2.9%
Russian 1.4% Scotch-Irish 0.3%
Scottish 0.4% Slovak 2.3%
Subsaharan African 1.2% Swedish 0.3%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 1.8%
USA 2.4% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 4.2% Other Ancestries 32.6%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 07036

Family Type Distribution
Total families 10386
Married couples 62.49%
Other couples 37.51%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 07036

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 13.62% 22.78%
$30,000 and $50,000 18.46% 18.75%
$50,000 and $100,000 38.23% 35.32%
$100,000 and $200,000 27.05% 20.82%
$200,000 or more 2.64% 2.33%

Household language in zip code 07036

English language 54.61%
Spanish language 22.66%
Other European language 20.53%
Asian language 1.29%
Other language 0.91%

Population by housing unit in zip code 07036

Total Occupied housing units 15449
Detached housing units 45.76%
Attached housing units 5.52%
2 units 24.01%
3 - 4 units 9.15%
5 - 9 units 2.29%
10 - 19 units 2.67%
20 - 49 units 4.23%
50 or more units 5.99%
Mobile homes 0.25%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.13%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 07036

Use car, track or Van 88.04%
Use public transportation 6.96%
Use Motorcycle 0.04%
Use bicycle 0.12%
Walk to work 2.75%
Work at home 2.09%

School attendance in zip code 07036

Attent Preschool programs 1.98%
Attend Public School 15.27%
Attend college undergraduate program 6.06%
Attent graduate studies 0.93%
Not enrolled in school 75.75%

Highest school attainment in zip code 07036

Less then 9th grade 7.95%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 9.72%
High school diploma 41.89%
Some college, no degree 21.72%
Associate degree 6.11%
Bachelor's degree 11.78%
Graduate or professional degree 0.83%

Real Estate in zip code 07036

Housing occupied 92.76%
Housing vacant 7.24%
Housing occupied by owner 57.19%
Housing occupied by tenant 42.81%
Total Rented Units 6614
Median Contract Gross Rent $971
Median Gross Rent $1,096
Median Home Value $309,200

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 07036 median gross rent is 12.87% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 07036

Studio $1,030
1 Bedroom $1,130
2 Bedrooms $1,290
3 Bedrooms $1,630
4 Bedrooms $1,970
AVERAGE RENT $1,410

Average rent in zip code 07036 ($1,410.00) is 5.2% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 50.8% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 07036 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 5.4% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 5.3% lower, two bedroom rent is 5.3% lower, three bedroom rent is 5% lower, four bedroom rent is 5.2% lower.

Housing units in zip code 07036

Total housing units 16655
Detached housing units 45.06%
Attached housing units 5.63%
2 units 24.61%
3 - 4 units 9.25%
5 - 9 units 2.51%
10 - 19 units 2.56%
20 - 49 units 4.06%
50 or more units 5.55%
Mobile homes 0.64%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0.12%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 07036

Total Real Estate Taxes $61,717,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $39,894,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $21,823,000

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07065 Rahway Union 1.96 ml
07202 Elizabeth Union 2.4 ml
07204 Roselle Park Union 2.78 ml
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07066 Clark Union 3.15 ml
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07016 Cranford Union 3.39 ml
07206 Elizabeth Union 3.54 ml
07208 Elizabeth Union 3.62 ml