Union City Information

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: Cliffside Park, NJ, Ridgefield, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, West New York, NJ, Secaucus, NJ, Guttenberg, NJ, Weehawken, NJ, North Bergen, NJ, Hoboken, NJ, Fairview, 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%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
  • American 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%)

Local Union City Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: , Philadelphia 76ers, New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers, New York Islanders
NCAA Sports: Rutgers, State Univ of New Jersey, St. Peter's College

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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