Garwood, NJ 07027 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07027: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Garwood, NJ 07027

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.652, Longitude -74.323
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 294
  • PO Box Addresses: 56
  • Residential Addresses: 1,798
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 69
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,729

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Garwood, NJ 07027 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,419
Daytime Population: Workers 2,727
Daytime Population: Residents 2,085
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,812
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 4,419
Population in Familes 3,506
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 6,714
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $79,689
Average Household Income $94,418
Per Capita Income $39,271


Total Housing Units 1,937 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,076 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 762 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 99 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $384,797
Average Home Value $410,293


Total Households 1,838
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 1,156
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.69% 0.67%
Households 0.51% 0.56%
Families 0.51% 0.55%
Median Household Income   2.13%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Garwood, NJ 07027 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07027 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 444 23rd
Population Density # 91 84th
Diversity Index # 369 36th
Median Household Income # 302 48th
Per Capita Income # 283 51st

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