Fairfield, NJ 07004 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Fairfield, NJ 07004

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,719
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,672
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.883, Longitude -74.309
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Fairfield, NJ 07004 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07004 to the other 567 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 366 36th
Population Density1 # 407 28th
Diversity Index2 # 482 15th
Median Household Income # 141 75th
Per Capita Income # 156 73rd

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Fairfield, NJ 07004 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 7,390
Population in Households 7,390
Population in Familes 6,702
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 733
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 2,625
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 2,087
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,766 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,262 (81.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 363 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $522,291
Average Home Value $573,983


Median Household Income $105,258
Average Household Income $132,783
Per Capita Income $47,166
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.22% 0.07%
Households -0.14% 0.1%
Families -0.18% 0.08%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   3.33%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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