Lafayette, NJ 07848 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07848: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lafayette, NJ 07848

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Sussex County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.095, Longitude -74.697
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 170
  • PO Box Addresses: 117
  • Residential Addresses: 1,714
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,714

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

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Lafayette, NJ 07848 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,105
Daytime Population: Workers 2,325
Daytime Population: Residents 2,422
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,747
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 4,792
Population in Familes 4,251
Population in Group Qrtrs 313
Population Density2 215
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $103,195
Average Household Income $119,617
Per Capita Income $42,252


Total Housing Units 1,789 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,477 (82.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 228 (12.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 84 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $369,109
Average Home Value $409,682


Total Households 1,705
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 1,326
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 0.02% -0.3%
Households 0.02% -0.32%
Families 0.01% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

Lafayette, NJ 07848 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07848 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 # 426 27th
Population Density # 515 11th
Diversity Index # 458 21st
Median Household Income # 156 73rd
Per Capita Income # 241 59th

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