ZIP Code 07108 - 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:24386
Racial Majority:African American 87.02%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 69.7%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$22887
Average Adjusted Gross Income$29780
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time28.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range85 - 85 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.72300600, -74.20060300

Zip Code 07108 Profile

ZIP Code 07108 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. ZIP code 07108 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07108 is NEWARK, New Jersey. Portions of ZIP code 07108 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, NJ, Irvington, NJ, . ZIP code 07108 is within area code 973 and area code 862. 07108 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07108 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 2.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07108 decreased to 24386 from 25001 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07108 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07108 public schools is Black. 84.8% of students in 07108 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 338 1.52% 407 -17%
 Black Or African American 19345 87.02% 20806 -7%
 Hispanic 2309 10.39% 2726 -15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.18% 50 -22%
 Asian 26 0.12% 64 -59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 103 0.33% 103 -29%
 Two Or More Races 227 0.45% 227 -56%

Zip Code 07108 Race/Ethnicity

 White 11.8%
 Black Or African American 69.7%
 Hispanic 18.2%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07108 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2438625001
Male Population44.30%
Female Population55.70%
Total Households8553
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$22887
Income Under $50K Per Year74.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year19.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.90%
07108 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$183865
Average Real Estate Sale Price$132437
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 07108 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)23243241516166655745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415161728185837665544363
Avg Precip (In.)3.9834.214.064.563.634.754.224.333.464.043.7247.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07108
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours