ZIP Code 07060 - Plainfield New Jersey

ZIP Code 07060 is located in Plainfield New Jersey. Portions of 07060 are also in North Plainfield. 07060 is primarily within Union County, with some portions in Somerset County. Regionally, it is located in Metro New York City.

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ZIP Code 07060 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NamePlainfield
Primary CountyUnion County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)47,883
Area Code(s)908
Current Time

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07060 Demographics

07060 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in New Jersey based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 07060 is Hispanic. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 07060 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 07060 is 5.7%.

Population Growth Rate3.05%
Population Density9,617 People per Square Mile
Total Households13,962
Percentage High Income Households4.6%
Median Household Income (2021)$62,414
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$45,830
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)5.7%
Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 50.47%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 69.90%

07060 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2710.49%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander200.04%

07060 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American120.12%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander110.11%

07060 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College9274.16%
Bachelor Degree3,66116.43%
High School Diploma7,98635.85%
No High School Diploma4652.09%
GED or Alternate7833.51%
1 or More Years of College4,40419.77%
Associates Degree1,5787.08%
Masters Degree1,8978.51%
Professional Degree4171.87%
Doctorate Degree1610.72%

07060 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 07060
RegionsMetro New York City
Northern New Jersey Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaNew York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area5 Square Miles

07060 Politics

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07060 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion64a - Triassic Lowlands

07060 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223039495863625442342642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38425162738186847766544363
Avg Precip (In.)4.042.994.144.094.7445.24.364.643.844.113.8349.98

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