Zip Code 07206 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameElizabethport
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Union
Area Code908
Current Population:26636
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 69.5%
Unemployment Rate:9.7%
Median Household Income$36850
Average Adjusted Gross Income$31930
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range20 - 20 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.65260400, -74.18973200

Zip Code 07206 Description

Zip Code 07206 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07206 is primarily located in Union County. The official US Postal Service name for 07206 is ELIZABETHPORT, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07206 are contained within or border the city limits of Elizabeth, NJ, . The area code for zip code 07206 is 908. 07206 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07206 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 07206 increased to 26636 from 23315 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07206 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07206 public schools is Hispanic. 88.2% of students in 07206 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2497 9.03% 2932 -15%
 Black Or African American 4856 17.57% 5330 -9%
 Hispanic 19769 71.52% 17710 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.09% 32 -25%
 Asian 42 0.15% 246 -83%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 159 1.34% 159 +133%
 Two Or More Races 225 0.3% 225 -63%

Zip Code 07206 Race/Ethnicity

 White 6.4%
 Black Or African American 22.6%
 Hispanic 69.5%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.1%

Zip Code 07206 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2663623315
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households7809
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
88.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$36850
Income Under $50K Per Year64.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
07206 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$232550
Average Real Estate Sale Price$165491
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 07206 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 Type07206
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours