Zip Code 07112 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNewark
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Essex
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:26417
Racial Majority:African American 93.55%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 92%
Unemployment Rate:12.2%
Median Household Income$36670
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35180
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time28.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range135 - 135 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.71077300, -74.21132700

Zip Code 07112 Description

Zip Code 07112 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07112 is primarily located in Essex County. The official US Postal Service name for 07112 is NEWARK, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07112 are contained within or border the city limits of Newark, NJ, Hillside, NJ, and Irvington, NJ. Zip code 07112 is within area code 973 and area code 862. 07112 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07112 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 07112 decreased to 26417 from 26986 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07112 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07112 public schools is Black. 83.4% of students in 07112 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 306 1.17% 242 +26%
 Black Or African American 24363 93.55% 24079 +1%
 Hispanic 956 3.67% 1531 -38%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 72 -100%
 Asian 118 0.45% 74 +59%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 96 0.36% 96 -3%
 Two Or More Races 320 0.79% 320 -35%

Zip Code 07112 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0.6%
 Black Or African American 92%
 Hispanic 6.9%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07112 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2641726986
Male Population45.00%
Female Population55.00%
Total Households9837
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$36670
Income Under $50K Per Year64.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.40%
07112 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$186217
Average Real Estate Sale Price$154744
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 07112 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
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 Type07112
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours