ZIP Code 07205 - Hillside Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameHillside
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:21398
Racial Majority:African American 58.65%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 66.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$74910
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56080
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range95 - 102 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.69608600, -74.22900900

Zip Code 07205 Profile

ZIP Code 07205 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. ZIP code 07205 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07205 is HILLSIDE, New Jersey. Portions of ZIP code 07205 are contained within or border the city limits of Hillside, NJ, Elizabeth, NJ, Newark, NJ, Union, NJ, and Irvington, NJ. ZIP code 07205 is within area code 908, area code 973 and area code 862. 07205 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07205 is 3.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07205 decreased to 21398 from 21737 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07205 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07205 public schools is Black. 67.9% of students in 07205 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4400 20.3% 5368 -18%
 Black Or African American 12713 58.65% 11091 +15%
 Hispanic 3479 16.05% 3774 -8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 33 -100%
 Asian 496 2.29% 571 -13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.13% 5 +480%
 Other Race 207 2.02% 207 +112%
 Two Or More Races 349 0.56% 349 -65%

Zip Code 07205 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.6%
 Black Or African American 66.2%
 Hispanic 22%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 07205 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2139821737
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households7110
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$74910
Income Under $50K Per Year30.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.70%
07205 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$216043
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176914
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.9%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 07205 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21233140505965635644362743
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415161728185837665544363
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07205
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Dayton - Weequahic Park