Zip Code 07104 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:50478
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0.04%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 67%
Unemployment Rate:12.2%
Median Household Income$34454
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36360
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range79 - 82 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.76725300, -74.16885000

Zip Code 07104 Description

Zip Code 07104 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07104 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07104 is NEWARK, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07104 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, NJ, Kearny, NJ, Belleville, NJ, and East Newark, NJ. Zip code 07104 is within area code 862 and area code 973. 07104 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07104 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 07104 decreased to 50478 from 51358 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07104 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07104 public schools is Hispanic. 83.4% of students in 07104 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2710 5.26% 3328 -19%
 Black Or African American 11854 23.03% 11609 +2%
 Hispanic 34561 67.14% 33820 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 92 0.18% 107 -14%
 Asian 1329 2.58% 756 +76%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.04% 5 +300%
 Other Race 369 0.4% 369 -44%
 Two Or More Races 484 1.37% 484 +45%

Zip Code 07104 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.9%
 Black Or African American 30.1%
 Hispanic 67%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07104 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population5047851358
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households17436
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
92.9%
Median Household Income$34454
Income Under $50K Per Year64.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.90%
07104 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$236565
Average Real Estate Sale Price$164541
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 07104 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253242526167655746372845
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415061718085837665544362
Avg Precip (In.)3.952.984.194.074.573.714.654.214.413.564.033.7348.07
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07104
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours