Zip Code 07103 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:32698
Racial Majority:African American 75.64%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 85.2%
Unemployment Rate:12.2%
Median Household Income$23759
Average Adjusted Gross Income$32550
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 115 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.73812100, -74.19428200

Zip Code 07103 Description

Zip Code 07103 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07103 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07103 is NEWARK, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07103 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, NJ, Irvington, NJ, and East Orange, NJ. Zip code 07103 is within area code 862 and area code 973. 07103 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07103 is 12.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07103 increased to 32698 from 31455 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07103 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07103 public schools is Black. 84.4% of students in 07103 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1299 4.09% 1306 -1%
 Black Or African American 24007 75.64% 25197 -5%
 Hispanic 5213 16.43% 5024 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 75 0.24% 86 -13%
 Asian 539 1.7% 539 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 12 -100%
 Other Race 169 0.35% 169 -35%
 Two Or More Races 365 1.56% 365 +35%

Zip Code 07103 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.6%
 Black Or African American 85.2%
 Hispanic 13.6%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 07103 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3269831455
Male Population46.30%
Female Population53.70%
Total Households10801
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
84.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$23759
Income Under $50K Per Year73.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
07103 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$175202
Average Real Estate Sale Price$151482
Current Unemployment Level 12.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level12.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago16.9%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 07103 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)22243241516066645645362744
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415061718085837665544362
Avg Precip (In.)4.0134.214.134.633.864.734.284.563.694.113.7848.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07103
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours