Zip Code 07027 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameGarwood
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code908
Current Population:4226
Racial Majority:White 81.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.8%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$68407
Average Adjusted Gross Income$102680
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range95 - 95 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.65136700, -74.32324100

Zip Code 07027 Description

Zip Code 07027 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07027 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07027 is GARWOOD, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07027 are contained within or border the city limits of Garwood, NJ, Cranford, NJ, and Westfield, NJ. The area code for zip code 07027 is 908. 07027 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07027 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07027 increased to 4226 from 4153 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07027 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 07027 public schools is White. 13.3% of students in 07027 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3515 81.31% 3666 -4%
 Black Or African American 21 0.49% 42 -50%
 Hispanic 771 17.83% 373 +107%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 1 -100%
 Asian 16 0.37% 86 -81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 17 0% 17 -100%
 Two Or More Races 41 0% 41 -100%

Zip Code 07027 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.8%
 Black Or African American 2.1%
 Hispanic 17.5%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 2.1%

Zip Code 07027 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population42264153
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households1778
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
13.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$68407
Income Under $50K Per Year35.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.50%
07027 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 7Tom MalinowskiDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$384632
Average Real Estate Sale Price$325034
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64e - Glaciated Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 07027 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)20223039495863625442342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425162728186847665544363
Avg Precip (In.)4.073.044.194.174.794.085.064.44.693.924.263.950.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07027
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours