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Population in zip code 07055 is 69,727 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.00 | Zip Code 07055 land area is 3.1407 sq. miles | Population density is 22,201.10 residents per square mile

Median Age in Zip Code 07055

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 28.9
Median Age - Male 27.9
Median Age - Female 29.8

Median age of zip code 07055 is 25.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 22.3% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 07055 is 25.6% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 22.1% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 07055 median age is 25.9% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 22.6% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population Breakdown By Age

Racial makeup of Zip Code 07055

White population 27658
African American population 7282
Asian population 2636
American Indian and Alaska Native population 275
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 29917

Region of Birth

Zip Code 07055 Ancestry Distribution

Arab 0.8% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.4%
English 0.6% French No Basque 0.1%
French Canadian 0.1% German 0.9%
Greek 0.2% Hungarian 0.9%
Irish 1.1% Italian 2.6%
Lithuanian 0.1% Norwegian 0%
Polish 3.4% Portuguese 0%
Russian 0.8% Scotch-Irish 0.2%
Scottish 0.1% Slovak 0.3%
Subsaharan African 0.7% Swedish 0.1%
Swiss 0% Ukrainian 0.7%
USA 2.3% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.9% Other Ancestries 74.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 07055

Family Type Distribution
Total families 14177
Married couples 51.7%
Other couples 48.3%

Family and Household Income Distribution in Zip Code 07055

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 43.92% 47.5%
$30,000 and $50,000 20.6% 21.02%
$50,000 and $100,000 23.16% 21.61%
$100,000 and $200,000 10.28% 8.28%
$200,000 or more 2.02% 1.59%

Household language in zip code 07055

English language 26.67%
Spanish language 66%
Other European language 5.24%
Asian language 0.78%
Other language 1.31%

Population by housing unit in zip code 07055

Total Occupied housing units 20083
Detached housing units 14.79%
Attached housing units 3.83%
2 units 21.58%
3 - 4 units 15.16%
5 - 9 units 16.6%
10 - 19 units 10.49%
20 - 49 units 8.72%
50 or more units 8.78%
Mobile homes 0.04%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 07055

Use car, track or Van 67.98%
Use public transportation 19.65%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 1.02%
Walk to work 9.94%
Work at home 1.42%

School attendance in zip code 07055

Attent Preschool programs 6.15%
Attend Public School 22.64%
Attend college undergraduate program 4.73%
Attent graduate studies 0.87%
Not enrolled in school 65.61%

Highest school attainment in zip code 07055

Less then 9th grade 26.17%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 13.76%
High school diploma 33.68%
Some college, no degree 10.4%
Associate degree 4.31%
Bachelor's degree 10.65%
Graduate or professional degree 1.04%

Real Estate in zip code 07055

Housing occupied 92.11%
Housing vacant 7.89%
Housing occupied by owner 25.31%
Housing occupied by tenant 74.69%
Total Rented Units 15000
Median Contract Gross Rent $871
Median Gross Rent $1,027
Median Home Value $341,200

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 07055 median gross rent is 17.91% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 07055

Studio $1,000
1 Bedroom $1,090
2 Bedrooms $1,250
3 Bedrooms $1,580
4 Bedrooms $1,910
AVERAGE RENT $1,366

Average rent in zip code 07055 ($1,366.00) is 14.1% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 46% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 07055 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 14.1% lower, one bedroom apartment rent is 14.4% lower, two bedroom rent is 14.1% lower, three bedroom rent is 13.9% lower, four bedroom rent is 14% lower.

Housing units in zip code 07055

Total housing units 21804
Detached housing units 14.6%
Attached housing units 3.68%
2 units 21.7%
3 - 4 units 15.48%
5 - 9 units 16.36%
10 - 19 units 10.82%
20 - 49 units 9.05%
50 or more units 8.26%
Mobile homes 0.04%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 07055

Total Real Estate Taxes $41,537,100
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $29,202,800
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $12,334,300

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