Belleville, NJ 07109 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07109: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Belleville, NJ 07109

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 892
  • Single Family Addresses: 10,755
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,404
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.794, Longitude -74.165
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Belleville, NJ 07109 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 36,508
Population in Households 36,498
Population in Familes 30,081
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 10,894
Diversity Index2 82


Total Households 13,498
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 9,045
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,514 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,637 (45.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,861 (47.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,016 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $296,689
Average Home Value $298,772


Median Household Income $61,749
Average Household Income $76,979
Per Capita Income $28,471
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.46%
Households 0.25% 0.41%
Families 0.2% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   1.33%
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.

Belleville, NJ 07109 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07109 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 # 63 89th
Population Density1 # 48 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 39 93rd
Median Household Income # 429 26th
Per Capita Income # 455 22nd

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