Zip Code 07202 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameElizabeth
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code908
Current Population:40849
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 71.4%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$44370
Average Adjusted Gross Income$38790
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range33 - 33 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.65297000, -74.21675800

Zip Code 07202 Description

Zip Code 07202 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07202 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07202 is ELIZABETH, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07202 are contained within or border the city limits of Elizabeth, NJ, Linden, NJ, and Roselle, NJ. The area code for zip code 07202 is 908. 07202 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07202 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 07202 increased to 40849 from 37298 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07202 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07202 public schools is Hispanic. 83.7% of students in 07202 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7444 17.65% 8186 -9%
 Black Or African American 4720 11.19% 4851 -3%
 Hispanic 26963 63.94% 26139 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.07% 39 -26%
 Asian 1148 2.72% 1027 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 222 2.95% 222 +459%
 Two Or More Races 378 1.48% 378 +65%

Zip Code 07202 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.3%
 Black Or African American 16.9%
 Hispanic 71.4%
 Asian 2.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 07202 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4084937298
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households13897
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
83.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
92.3%
Median Household Income$44370
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.30%
07202 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$243680
Average Real Estate Sale Price$186855
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 64e - Glaciated Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 07202 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 Type07202
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downtown Elizabeth