Union City Information

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

General Union City Information

State: New Jersey

County: Hudson County

Close cities: Ridgefield, NJ, Cliffside Park, NJ, Weehawken, NJ, Fairview, NJ, Guttenberg, NJ, Secaucus, NJ, West New York, NJ, North Bergen, NJ, Hoboken, NJ, Jersey City, NJ

Union City Population (census data)
Total 62,715 (-4.9% since 2000)
Male 31,446 (50.1%)
Female 31,269 (49.9%)

Population Density: 49,525 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 154.0 (US Avg is 100)

Union City Elevation: 175 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1925

Land Area: 1.27 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,164

Zip Codes: 07087, and 07086.

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Union City Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • Hispanic (82.3%)
  • Other race (28.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (13.3%)
  • Two or more races (6.9%)
  • Black (3.6%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (4.5%)
  • United States (2.5%)
  • Irish (2.0%)
  • German (1.6%)
Foriegn Born: 39,378 people (62.8%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Union City School Information

High Schools
Emerson High (318 18th Street, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Union Hill High (3800 Hudson Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Middle Schools
Jose Marti Middle School (1800 Summit Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Other/Private Schools
Hudson (167-19th Street, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Jefferson (3400 Palisade Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Robert Waters (2800 Summit Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Roosevelt (4507 Hudson Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Sara M Gilmore (815-17th Street, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Thomas A Edison (507 West Street, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Veteran's Memorial School (1401 Central Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)
Washington (3905 New York Avenue, Union City, NJ, 07087 - Union City District)

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