Newark, NJ 07102 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07102: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newark, NJ 07102

Not Acceptable, USPS
Academy, NJ 07102
Midtown, NJ 07102
Washington Park, NJ 07102

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.733, Longitude -74.172
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,909
  • PO Box Addresses: 284
  • Residential Addresses: 5,195
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,944
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,251

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

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Newark, NJ 07102 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,800
Daytime Population: Workers 68,207
Daytime Population: Residents 7,377
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 75,584
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 6.41
Population in Households 8,867
Population in Familes 5,184
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,933
Population Density2 10,605
Diversity Index3 80


Median Household Income $24,952
Average Household Income $40,254
Per Capita Income $21,075


Total Housing Units 5,208 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 357 ( 6.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,186 (80.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 665 (12.8%)
Median Home Value $307,732
Average Home Value $346,569


Total Households 4,543
Average Household Size 1.95
Family Households 1,656
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 0.4% 0.45%
Households 0.38% 0.47%
Families 0.28% 0.42%
Median Household Income   0.24%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Newark, NJ 07102 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07102 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 # 269 54th
Population Density # 55 91st
Diversity Index # 50 92nd
Median Household Income # 569 2nd
Per Capita Income # 529 9th

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