Jersey City, NJ 07307 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Jersey City, NJ 07307

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 843
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,001
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,071
  • County: Hudson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.748, Longitude -74.05
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Jersey City, NJ 07307 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07307 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 # 34 94th
Population Density1 # 7 99th
Diversity Index2 # 12 98th
Median Household Income # 473 17th
Per Capita Income # 484 15th

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Jersey City, NJ 07307 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 43,982
Population in Households 43,820
Population in Familes 34,591
Population in Group Qrtrs 162
Population Density1 23,511
Diversity Index2 89


Total Households 16,046
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 10,386
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,689 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,795 (27.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,251 (63.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,643 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $336,192
Average Home Value $375,725


Median Household Income $52,692
Average Household Income $68,212
Per Capita Income $24,950
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.41% 0.88%
Households 0.54% 0.97%
Families 0.52% 0.97%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.98%
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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