07108 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2013: 24,053
Zip code population in 2010: 24,386
Zip code population in 2000: 25,001

Houses and condos: 10,362
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,533
% of renters here:

79%
State:

36%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 07108: 119.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 1.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.0 sq. mi.
Population density: 17,519 people per square mile 
 
 (very high).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 07108
Zip code 07108 (Newark, New Jersey) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

2.3% ($4,725)
New Jersey:

2.4% ($7,331)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,843 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,474 (2.5%)

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Males: 10,673  (44.4%)
Females: 13,380  (55.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 07108:

For population 15 years and over in 07108:

Zip code 07108 compared to state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Races in zip code 07108

  • Zip code 07108 races chart
    • 407White population
    • 20,806Black population
    • 50American Indian population
    • 64Asian population
    • 3Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 103Some other race population
    • 227Two or more races population
    • 2,726Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $202,400
07108:

$202,400
New Jersey:

$307,700



According to our research of New Jersey and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in 07108 zip code as of June 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 07108 to the number of sex offenders is 25,630 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

29.9 years
New Jersey median age:

39.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.9 people
New Jersey:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 07108, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $26,357 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$26,357
State:

$79,688

Salary/wage: $26,414 (reported on 83.6% of returns)
Here:

$26,414
State:

$68,122
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 69.3% for AGIs below $25k, 90.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 91.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 88.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.4% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $387 (reported on 7.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$387
New Jersey:

$2,193
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Ordinary dividends: $796 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
Here:

$796
State:

$6,828
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k)

Profit/loss from business: +$7,937 (reported on 18.7% of returns)
Here:

+$7,937
State:

+$19,577
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 17.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $5,558 (reported on 1.2% of returns)
07108:

$5,558
New Jersey:

$18,214
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Total itemized deductions: $17,686 (32% of AGI, reported on 14.8% of returns)
Here:

$17,686
State:

$30,827

Here:

32.0% of AGI
State:

21.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.6% for AGIs below $25k, 9.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 17.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.5% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Charity contributions: $4,061 (reported on 11.9% of returns)
Here:

$4,061
State:

$3,451
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxes paid: $5,057 (reported on 14.8% of returns)
07108:

$5,057
State:

$15,801
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.3% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Earned income credit: $2,814 (reported on 49.4% of returns)
Here:

$2,814
State:

$2,182
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 15.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 66.6%
Here:

67%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 65.9% for AGIs below $25k, 66.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 07108, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $24,588 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$24,588
State:

$64,921

Salary/wage: $24,940 (reported on 90.2% of returns)
Here:

$24,940
State:

$57,755
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 81.0% for AGIs below $10k, 86.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 96.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 93.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 90.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 77.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $374 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
This zip code:

$374
New Jersey:

$2,068
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $455 (reported on 3.7% of returns)
Here:

$455
State:

$3,959
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$3,441 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here:

+$3,441
State:

+$13,591
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$4,676 (reported on 9.1% of returns)
Here:

+$4,676
State:

+$17,520
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 13.6% for AGIs below $10k, 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, -0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, -0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k)

IRA payment deduction: $1,595 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
07108:

$1,595
New Jersey:

$3,270

Total itemized deductions: $15,618 (34% of AGI, reported on 17.2% of returns)
Here:

$15,618
State:

$23,924

Here:

33.9% of AGI
State:

21.1% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $10k, 5.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $3,875 (8% of AGI, reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

$3,875
State:

$3,242

Here:

8.2% of AGI
State:

2.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $2,616 (reported on 51.1% of returns)
07108:

$2,616
State:

$12,321
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 2.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $2,080 (reported on 46.8% of returns)
Here:

$2,080
State:

$1,711

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 72.5%
Here:

72%
State:

65%
(% for various income ranges: 69.1% for AGIs below $10k, 75.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 71.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 71.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 73.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$27,616
New Jersey:

$70,165
Newark, NJ (07108) map Nearest zip codes: 07103, 07112, 07102, 07111, 07106, 07018.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

55.5%
New Jersey:

52.3%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

5.5%
New Jersey:

5.5%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 2,788
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,441


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 482 (168 now married, 314 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 6,579 (1,315 now married, 5,264 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 07108 with a mortgage: 1,242 (66 second mortgage, 100 home equity loan, 29 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 454

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $2,334
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S783

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

37.6%
Whole state:

11.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

20.5%
Whole state:

6.4%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.6
State:

6.8
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.1
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 07108: Madison Area Branch Newark Public Library (A), Clinton Branch Newark Public Library (B), Newark Fire Department Engine 17 (C), Newark Fire Department Engine 12 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 07108 include: Blessed Sacrament Church (A), New Dawn Baptist Church (B), Pleasant Grove Baptist Church (C), Trinity United Methodist Church (D), Saint Andrews Church (E), Saint John's Lutheran Church (F), Saint Mathews Church (G), Temple B'nai Abraham (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Woodland Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Park in zip code 07108: Rippel Field (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Year house built

  • 02010 or later
  • 1,7592000 to 2009
  • 4471990 to 1999
  • 9971980 to 1989
  • 1,6591970 to 1979
  • 1,0331960 to 1969
  • 9281950 to 1959
  • 1,5241940 to 1949
  • 2,0151939 or earlier

Zip code 07108 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Newark, NJ (07108)

  • 32no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 2842 bedrooms
  • 6323 bedrooms
  • 3264 bedrooms
  • 4055+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Newark, NJ (07108)

  • 136no bedroom
  • 1,4681 bedroom
  • 2,2192 bedrooms
  • 2,2463 bedrooms
  • 3624 bedrooms
  • 1025+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Newark, NJ (07108) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 196no vehicle
  • 8321 vehicle
  • 4652 vehicles
  • 1363 vehicles
  • 404 vehicles
  • 275+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Newark, NJ (07108) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 3,013no vehicle
  • 2,8481 vehicle
  • 5472 vehicles
  • 1003 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $834.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $188,573.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $202,400
07108:

$202,400
New Jersey:

$307,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $154,400 - $283,500

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $220,669
Townhouses or other attached units: $218,685
In 2-unit structures: $239,847
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $218,695
In 5-or-more-unit structures: $78,950

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 27.2%

Neighborhoods in zip code 07108:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 60.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 23,932

Size of family households: 1,771 2-persons, 1,569 3-persons, 974 4-persons, 534 5-persons, 157 6-persons, 351 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,628 1-person, 201 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 8 4-persons

1,506 married couples with children.
4,293 single-parent households (251 men, 4,042 women).

85.5% of residents of 07108 zip code speak English at home.
7.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% very well, 11% well, 17% not well, 11% not at all).
1.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (65% very well, 17% well, 18% not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (44% very well, 2% well, 54% not well).
4.8% of residents speak other language at home (76% very well, 15% well, 9% not well).

Foreign born population: 2,385 (9.9%)
(42.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

9.9%
Whole state:

21.6%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 20%Nigeria
  • 18%Dominican Republic
  • 9%Brazil
  • 7%Jamaica
  • 6%Ghana
  • 6%Ecuador
  • 5%Liberia

Most common first ancestries reported in 07108 (%)

  • 76%Other groups
  • 6%American
  • 3%Nigerian
  • 1%African
  • 1%Brazilian
  • 1%Jamaican
  • 1%Ghanaian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1792010 or later
  • 1,0602000 to 2009
  • 7431990 to 1999
  • 850Before 1990

Public high school in zip code 07108 not listed on the city page:

  • UNIVERSITY HIGH (Students: 513; Location: 55 CLINTON PL, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: 07 - 12)

Zip code 07108 topographic map

Public primary/middle schools in zip code 07108 not listed on the city page:

  • LOUISE A. SPENCER (Students: 807; Location: 66 MUHAMMAD ALI BLVD, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: PK - 08)
  • AVON AVE (Students: 620; Location: 219 AVON AVE, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: KG - 08)
  • MADISON ELEM. (Students: 587; Location: 823 S 16TH ST, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: PK - 05)
  • WILLIAM H BROWN ACADEMY (Students: 414; Location: 695 BERGEN ST, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • BELMONT RUNYON (Students: 320; Location: 68 RUNYON ST., NEWARK, NJ; Grades: PK - 05)
  • CLINTON AVE (Students: 308; Location: 534 CLINTON AVE, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: PK - 03)
  • MARION P. THOMAS ACAD. CS (Students: 260; Location: 7 MUHAMMAD ALI AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: KG - 06)
  • EIGHTEENTH AVE (Students: 247; Location: 229 18TH AVE, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: PK - 05)
  • HAROLD WILSON (Students: 216; Location: 190 MUHAMMAD ALI BLVD, NEWARK, NJ; Grades: 06 - 08)
There are 19 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 07108.

Major facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:


Zip code 07108 marital status for males
Zip code 07108 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.9%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 9.6%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 69%Utility gas
  • 18%Electricity
  • 11%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 29,730. Population change in the 1990s: -4,729 (-15.9%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


59% of the 07108 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 85% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New Jersey.

86% of the 07108 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 79% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 14% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 4% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 300
Here:

9.8%
New Jersey:

10.0%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 141
Here:

8.1%
New Jersey:

11.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 268
Here:

15.3%
New Jersey:

24.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 113,500Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 65,000Management occupations
  • 65,000Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 60,804Life, physical, and social science occupations
  • 59,485Health technologists and technicians
  • 58,929Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 695 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 55 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 33 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 22 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 154 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in other group homes
  • 23 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations

Fatal accident statistics in 2011:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 3
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 3
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 6
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 9 full and 16 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED82$240,95616$270,152139$264,3466$35,2754$1,605,36020$211,4622$173,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED14$228,3446$214,35335$225,5692$264,6753$453,0337$251,2910$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED55$243,48726$266,706170$237,44031$61,4263$252,02019$196,8330$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN35$252,2147$271,03768$235,6341$26,5900$05$233,9561$212,680
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS22$263,8904$231,24027$283,9830$00$06$219,4370$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 8 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$01$203,8200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$323,6434$221,0452$281,155
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$536,0300$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$205,4900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$323,0000$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 07108 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James30766.2 years
William24068.0 years
John23268.1 years
Mary17871.4 years
Willie15666.4 years
Robert13463.6 years
George12066.4 years
Charles10364.4 years
Joseph8764.6 years
Edward7768.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 07108 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams21463.9 years
Smith15965.9 years
Johnson15765.8 years
Jones13867.5 years
Brown13567.8 years
Davis11564.6 years
Jackson8166.1 years
Thomas7466.3 years
Harris7164.1 years
Lewis5668.2 years
Businesses in zip code 07108
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1H&R Block1
Circle K1Rite Aid2
Dunkin Donuts1

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