Oak Ridge, NJ 07438 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07438: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oak Ridge, NJ 07438

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cozy Lake, NJ 07438
Jefferson Township, NJ 07438
Jefferson Twp, NJ 07438
Lake Swannanoa, NJ 07438

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Passaic County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.033, Longitude -74.5
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 07438 has segments in 2 Counties (Morris, Passaic).

  • Businesses Addresses: 294
  • PO Box Addresses: 151
  • Residential Addresses: 4,205
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 50
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,155

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

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Oak Ridge, NJ 07438 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,683
Daytime Population: Workers 2,385
Daytime Population: Residents 5,566
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,951
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 11,655
Population in Familes 10,434
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density2 419
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $104,054
Average Household Income $118,398
Per Capita Income $41,993


Total Housing Units 4,509 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,617 (80.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 518 (11.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 374 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $361,249
Average Home Value $392,922


Total Households 4,135
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 3,221
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 -0.04% 0.05%
Households -0.12% 0.0%
Families -0.12% -0.01%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Oak Ridge, NJ 07438 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07438 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 # 273 53rd
Population Density # 465 20th
Diversity Index # 477 18th
Median Household Income # 153 74th
Per Capita Income # 245 58th

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