Newark, NJ 07104 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07104: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newark, NJ 07104

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Essex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.769, Longitude -74.169
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 998
  • PO Box Addresses: 326
  • Residential Addresses: 17,638
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 9,099
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,539

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

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Newark, NJ 07104 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 52,083
Daytime Population: Workers 9,467
Daytime Population: Residents 30,697
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 40,164
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.77
Population in Households 50,965
Population in Familes 40,589
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,118
Population Density2 18,651
Diversity Index3 89


Median Household Income $35,472
Average Household Income $49,787
Per Capita Income $17,829


Total Housing Units 20,155 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,183 (15.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 14,832 (73.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,140 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $295,947
Average Home Value $309,472


Total Households 18,015
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 11,716
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 0.41% 0.54%
Households 0.41% 0.53%
Families 0.38% 0.51%
Median Household Income   0.58%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Newark, NJ 07104 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07104 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 # 20 97th
Population Density # 21 97th
Diversity Index # 8 99th
Median Household Income # 553 5th
Per Capita Income # 550 5th

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