South Plainfield, NJ 07080 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07080: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
South Plainfield, NJ 07080

Acceptable Alternative
S Plainfield, NJ 07080

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Middlesex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.58, Longitude -74.414
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,427
  • PO Box Addresses: 234
  • Residential Addresses: 8,116
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 103
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,013

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 07080 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 07080 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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South Plainfield, NJ 07080 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 24,216
Population in Households 23,922
Population in Familes 21,427
Population in Group Qrtrs 294
Population Density2 2,925
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $100,658
Average Household Income $112,623
Per Capita Income $38,001


Total Housing Units 8,323 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,609 (79.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,464 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 250 ( 3.0%)
Median Home Value $351,846
Average Home Value $366,807


Total Households 8,073
Average Household Size 2.96
Family Households 6,315
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.42% 0.36%
Households 0.3% 0.23%
Families 0.27% 0.22%
Median Household Income   1.19%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

South Plainfield, NJ 07080 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07080 to the other 583 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 137 77th
Population Density # 214 63rd
Diversity Index # 110 81st
Median Household Income # 205 65th
Per Capita Income # 341 42nd

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