ZIP Code 07042 - Montclair Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameMontclair
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:25599
Racial Majority:African American 33.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.6%
Unemployment Rate:2.5%
Median Household Income$77939
Average Adjusted Gross Income$157720
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range243 - 328 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.81362800, -74.21765400

Zip Code 07042 Profile

ZIP Code 07042 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. ZIP code 07042 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07042 is MONTCLAIR, New Jersey. Portions of ZIP code 07042 are contained within or border the city limits of Montclair, NJ, Glen Ridge, NJ, Verona, NJ, and West Orange, NJ. ZIP code 07042 is within area code 862 and area code 973. 07042 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07042 is 2.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07042 decreased to 25599 from 26897 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07042 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07042 public schools is White. 21.7% of students in 07042 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 12126 47.55% 12314 -2%
 Black Or African American 8542 33.5% 9098 -6%
 Hispanic 2531 9.93% 2116 +20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.27% 30 +127%
 Asian 981 3.85% 928 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 8 -100%
 Other Race 168 0.85% 168 +30%
 Two Or More Races 937 4.05% 937 +10%

Zip Code 07042 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.6%
 Black Or African American 30.4%
 Hispanic 10.5%
 Asian 5.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.8%

Zip Code 07042 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2559926897
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households10696
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77939
Income Under $50K Per Year32.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.80%
07042 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$548528
Average Real Estate Sale Price$599713
Current Unemployment Level 2.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.5%
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 07042 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505965635543352743
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415061718085837665534362
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07042
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours