Union Information

Union Information

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

General Union Information

State: New Jersey

County: Union County

Close cities: Elizabeth, NJ, Millburn, NJ, Springfield, NJ, South Orange, NJ, Roselle Park, NJ, Irvington, NJ, Cranford, NJ, Hillside, NJ, Kenilworth, NJ, Maplewood, NJ, Roselle, NJ

Union Population (census data)
Total 54,552
Male 25,514 (46.8%)
Female 29,038 (53.2%)

Population Density: 5,984 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 128.1 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 9.12 square miles

Median Household Income: $65,818

Zip Codes: 07083.

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Union Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (61.9%)
  • Black (19.8%)
  • Hispanic (8.9%)
  • Filipino (3.8%)
  • Other race (2.4%)
  • Asian Indian (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (17.2%)
  • German (10.2%)
  • Irish (9.9%)
  • Polish (9.0%)
  • Portuguese (6.8%)
  • West Indian (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 13,360 people (24.5%)
  • Europe (43.1%)
  • Latin America (31.6%)
  • Asia (25.3%)

Union School Information

High Schools
Union Senior High (2350 North Third Street, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Middle Schools
Burnet Middle School (1000 Caldwell Avenue, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Kawameeh Middle School (490 David Terrace, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Elementary Schools
Hannah Caldwell Elementary School (1120 Commerce Avenue, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Other/Private Schools
Battle Hill (2600 Killian Place, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Central Five-Jefferson (155 Hilton Avenue, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Connecticut Farms (875 Stuyvesant Avenue, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Franklin (1500 Lindy Terrace, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Livingston (Midland Boulevard, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)
Washington (301 Washington Avenue, Union, NJ, 07083 - Union Township District)

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