Rahway, NJ 07065 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07065: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rahway, NJ 07065

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 971
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,135
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,220
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.61, Longitude -74.281
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Rahway, NJ 07065 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 29,185
Population in Households 29,061
Population in Familes 23,421
Population in Group Qrtrs 124
Population Density1 7,305
Diversity Index2 80
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 11,136
Average Household Size 2.61
Family Households 7,165
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 11,972 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,208 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,928 (41.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 836 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $303,758
Average Home Value $306,178
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,839
Average Household Income $78,152
Per Capita Income $29,980
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.1% 1.13%
Households 0.94% 1.02%
Families 0.86% 0.98%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   1.36%
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.

Rahway, NJ 07065 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07065 to the other 580 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 92 84th
Population Density1 # 79 87th
Diversity Index2 # 46 92nd
Median Household Income # 442 24th
Per Capita Income # 427 27th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.