Zip Code 07304 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJersey City
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Hudson
Area Code201 / 551
Current Population:41233
Racial Majority:African American 38.74%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 48%
Unemployment Rate:4.5%
Median Household Income$38028
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48460
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time33.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range33 - 43 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.71717400, -74.07187800

Zip Code 07304 Description

Zip Code 07304 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07304 is primarily located in Hudson County. The official US Postal Service name for 07304 is JERSEY CITY, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07304 are contained within or border the city limits of Jersey City, NJ, . Zip code 07304 is within area code 551 and area code 201. 07304 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07304 is 4.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07304 decreased to 41233 from 42323 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07304 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 07304 public schools is Black. 67.8% of students in 07304 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5546 13.26% 4716 +18%
 Black Or African American 16202 38.74% 16866 -4%
 Hispanic 12718 30.41% 12180 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.27% 98 +17%
 Asian 6417 15.34% 5905 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 20 -100%
 Other Race 500 0.47% 500 -61%
 Two Or More Races 948 1.5% 948 -34%

Zip Code 07304 Race/Ethnicity

 White 11.7%
 Black Or African American 48%
 Hispanic 28.7%
 Asian 9.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 07304 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4123342323
Male Population47.40%
Female Population52.60%
Total Households15064
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
67.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38028
Income Under $50K Per Year60.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.90%
07304 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 10Donald Payne Jr.Democrat
New Jersey District 8Albio SiresDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$254690
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176706
Current Unemployment Level 4.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64b - Trap Rock and Conglomerate Uplands
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 07304 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24253342536268665847382945
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415060718085837664544362
Avg Precip (In.)3.782.954.124.024.443.594.414.124.23.483.973.7246.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07304
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours