Zip Code 07083 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameUnion
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code908
Current Population:53053
Racial Majority:White 43.76%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 43.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.2%
Median Household Income$76684
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72390
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range79 - 108 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.69448600, -74.26903600

Zip Code 07083 Description

Zip Code 07083 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07083 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07083 is UNION, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07083 are contained within or border the city limits of Union, NJ, Elizabeth, NJ, Kenilworth, NJ, Hillside, NJ, Maplewood, NJ, Irvington, NJ, Springfield, NJ, and Roselle Park, NJ. The area code for zip code 07083 is 908. 07083 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07083 is 8.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07083 increased to 53053 from 50766 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07083 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 07083 public schools is Black. 29.4% of students in 07083 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23549 43.76% 24756 -5%
 Black Or African American 13592 25.26% 13074 +4%
 Hispanic 9639 17.91% 8216 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 236 0.44% 40 +490%
 Asian 5363 9.97% 5840 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 146 0.27% 20 +630%
 Other Race 312 1.38% 312 +138%
 Two Or More Races 795 1.01% 795 -31%

Zip Code 07083 Race/Ethnicity

 White 23.6%
 Black Or African American 43.9%
 Hispanic 20.8%
 Asian 10.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 07083 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5305350766
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households18313
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$76684
Income Under $50K Per Year32.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.40%
07083 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 7Tom MalinowskiDemocrat
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
Related Maps: Map of All New Jersey Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$296038
Average Real Estate Sale Price$258519
Current Unemployment Level 8.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 07083 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505965635644362743
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415161728185837665544363
Avg Precip (In.)4.033.014.24.144.673.894.844.334.593.764.153.8249.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07083
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours