Union, NJ 07083 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07083: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Union, NJ 07083

Not Acceptable, USPS
Chestnut, NJ 07083
Townley, NJ 07083
Union Center, NJ 07083

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Union County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.692, Longitude -74.27
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,304
  • PO Box Addresses: 536
  • Residential Addresses: 18,606
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,814
    • Single Family Addresses: 16,792

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

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Union, NJ 07083 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 55,450
Daytime Population: Workers 26,416
Daytime Population: Residents 28,092
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 54,508
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 54,004
Population in Familes 46,972
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,446
Population Density2 6,560
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $79,768
Average Household Income $98,899
Per Capita Income $34,605


Total Housing Units 19,506 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,824 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,030 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 652 ( 3.3%)
Median Home Value $340,072
Average Home Value $347,338


Total Households 18,854
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 13,803
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 0.6% 0.59%
Households 0.4% 0.48%
Families 0.39% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   2.74%

Union, NJ 07083 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07083 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 # 17 97th
Population Density # 93 84th
Diversity Index # 76 87th
Median Household Income # 299 49th
Per Capita Income # 360 38th

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