ZIP Code 07106 - Newark Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:31298
Racial Majority:African American 81.03%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 85.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.9%
Median Household Income$40621
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36720
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range197 - 197 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.74178600, -74.23034600

Zip Code 07106 Profile

Zip Code 07106 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07106 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07106 is NEWARK, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07106 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, NJ, East Orange, NJ, Irvington, NJ, South Orange, NJ, and Maplewood, NJ. Zip code 07106 is within area code 862 and area code 973. 07106 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07106 is 5.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.5% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07106 decreased to 31298 from 33970 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07106 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07106 public schools is Black. 79.6% of students in 07106 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 778 2.53% 1501 -48%
 Black Or African American 24895 81.03% 25061 -1%
 Hispanic 2684 8.74% 2792 -4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 96 0.31% 148 -35%
 Asian 1277 4.16% 1195 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 118 1% 118 +160%
 Two Or More Races 476 2.23% 476 +44%

Zip Code 07106 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.7%
 Black Or African American 85.9%
 Hispanic 9.5%
 Asian 3.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07106 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3129833970
Male Population45.90%
Female Population54.10%
Total Households11348
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40621
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.80%
07106 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$159476
Average Real Estate Sale Price$118158
Current Unemployment Level 5.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.4%
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 07106 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21223040505964635543352642
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415061728085837665544362
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07106
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Lower Vailsburg
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