Elizabeth Information

Elizabeth Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Elizabeth, NJ

General Elizabeth Information

State: New Jersey

County: Union County

Close cities: Bayonne, NJ, Irvington, NJ, Kenilworth, NJ, Cranford, NJ, Rahway, NJ, Roselle, NJ, Hillside, NJ, Union, NJ, Roselle Park, NJ, Linden, NJ, Newark, NJ

Elizabeth Population (census data)
Total 124,862 (+3.4% since 2000)
Male 61,799 (49.5%)
Female 63,063 (50.5%)

Population Density: 10,217 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 146.8 (US Avg is 100)

Elizabeth Elevation: 38 feet above sea level

Land Area: 12.2 square miles

Median Household Income: $42,587

Zip Codes: 07207, 07208, 07201, 07202, and 07206.

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Elizabeth Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (49.5%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (26.8%)
  • Black (20.0%)
  • Other race (15.5%)
  • Two or more races (5.9%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.8%)
  • Filipino (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Portuguese (5.5%)
  • Italian (5.0%)
  • Polish (3.5%)
  • Irish (3.3%)
  • West Indian (3.3%)
  • United States (3.1%)
Foriegn Born: 52,975 people (42.4%)
  • Latin America (80.7%)
  • Europe (19.3%)

Local Elizabeth Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Mets, New York Yankees
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: New York Knicks, , Philadelphia 76ers
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders
NCAA Sports: Seton Hall University, Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey

Elizabeth School Information

High Schools
Elizabeth High (600 Pearl Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
Middle Schools
No 70 Cleveland Middle School (436 First Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 71 Mabel Holmes Middle (136 First Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 72 Hamilton Middle School (310 Cherry Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 75 Battin Middle School (300 South Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 76 Reilly Middle School (425 Grier Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07207 - Elizabeth District)
No 77 McAuliffe Middle School (300 South Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
Other/Private Schools
Elmora Pre-Kindergarten Center (1000 South Elmora Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 1 G Washington (250 Broadway, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 12 Elmora (638 Magie Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 13 B Franklin (248 Ripley Place, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 14 A Lincoln (50 Grove Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 15 C Columbus (511 Third Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 16 Madison Monroe (1091 North Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07201 - Elizabeth District)
No 17 T Roosevelt (650 Bayway, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 18 Robert Morris (860 Cross Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 19 Woodrow Wilson (529 Edgar Road, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 2 Winfield Scott (125 Madison Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07201 - Elizabeth District)
No 20 John Marshall (521 Magnolia Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 21 Victor Mravlag (132 Shelley Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 22 William F Halloran (447 Richmond Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 23 N M Butler (501 Union Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 25 Charles Hudson (525 First Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07207 - Elizabeth District)
No 26 Westminster Avenue (631-657 Westminster Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07208 - Elizabeth District)
No 3 Peterstown (700 Second Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07202 - Elizabeth District)
No 51 Donald Stewart Early Childhood Center (544 Pennsylvania Avenue, Elizabeth, NJ, 07201 - Elizabeth District)
No 52 Early Childhood Center (130 Trumbull Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07206 - Elizabeth District)
No 6 Lafayette (1071 Julia Street, Elizabeth, NJ, 07201 - Elizabeth District)

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