Zip Code 07201 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameElizabeth
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code908
Current Population:26263
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 58.5%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$40694
Average Adjusted Gross Income$34950
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 36 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.67024200, -74.17846500

Zip Code 07201 Description

Zip Code 07201 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07201 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07201 is ELIZABETH, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07201 are contained within or border the city limits of Elizabeth, NJ, Newark, NJ, . The area code for zip code 07201 is 908. 07201 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07201 is 9.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% 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 07201 decreased to 26263 from 27655 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07201 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07201 public schools is Hispanic. 84.8% of students in 07201 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3513 14.08% 4083 -14%
 Black Or African American 6193 24.82% 6868 -10%
 Hispanic 14630 58.64% 14350 +2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.02% 27 -85%
 Asian 79 0.32% 274 -71%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 286 1.3% 286 +14%
 Two Or More Races 365 0.82% 365 -44%

Zip Code 07201 Race/Ethnicity

 White 8.7%
 Black Or African American 31.6%
 Hispanic 58.5%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07201 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2626327655
Male Population50.10%
Female Population49.90%
Total Households8395
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
84.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$40694
Income Under $50K Per Year60.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
07201 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$252220
Average Real Estate Sale Price$184360
Current Unemployment Level 9.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago13.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64g - Hackensack Meadowlands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 07201 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243241516166655745372844
Avg Max Temp (°F)39425161728186847665544463
Avg Precip (In.)3.963.014.24.074.563.734.84.254.413.584.063.7448.38
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07201
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downtown Elizabeth