Kearny, NJ 07032 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Kearny, NJ 07032

Not Acceptable, USPS
Arlington, NJ 07032
South Kearny, NJ 07032
West Arlington, NJ 07032

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,283
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,286
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,924
  • County: Hudson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.762, Longitude -74.123
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Kearny, NJ 07032 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07032 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 # 46 92nd
Population Density1 # 136 76th
Diversity Index2 # 83 86th
Median Household Income # 438 23rd
Per Capita Income # 477 16th

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Kearny, NJ 07032 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 41,320
Population in Households 38,726
Population in Familes 33,051
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,594
Population Density1 4,514
Diversity Index2 73


Total Households 13,714
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 10,102
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,557 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,061 (41.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,653 (52.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 843 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $351,483
Average Home Value $383,093


Median Household Income $58,035
Average Household Income $73,729
Per Capita Income $25,566
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.35% 0.75%
Households 0.41% 0.84%
Families 0.4% 0.84%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.61%
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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