East Orange, New Jersey

Population 64,275

East Orange is located in Essex County, NJ. The population is 64,275, making East Orange the 2nd largest city in Essex County.

There are 22 public schools in East Orange with an average Homefacts rating of D+. The total crime rate for East Orange is high , and there are 179 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in East Orange is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date East Orange property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near East Orange include City of Orange Township, Silver Lake and East Newark.

East Orange Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 67.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.6%

Crime Rate

14.72% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 362
  • Violent Crimes: 726
  • Robbery: 305
  • Burglary: 416
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 847

Registered Offenders

12.53% Higher than national avg.
  • 179 offenders in East Orange
  • 27.85 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

291 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 290

Unemployment

High 6.4%
  • New Jersey unemployment average: 4.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

22 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 22 K-12 public schools in East Orange, NJ and 7 private schools. Homefacts rates East Orange's schools as Below Average, with an overall D+ rating.

2 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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179 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in East Orange, NJ

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$225,000 compared to March 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.8%
  • Rented
    64.9%
  • Owned
    19.3%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

24 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of East Orange, NJ issued 24 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 24 permits, 7 were issued for single family homes and 17 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of East Orange, NJ issued 91 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 91 permits, 3 were issued for single family homes and 88 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,019
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,105
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,342
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,722
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,988

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Environmental Hazards

291 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (69/70)
    East Orange, NJ has 98.57% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    East Orange, NJ is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.36 Average
    East Orange, NJ is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 32.98°
  • February 36.13°
  • March 44.77°
  • April 55.17°
  • May 64.36°
  • June 73.34°
  • July 79.95°
  • August 76.72°
  • September 69.82°
  • October 56.72°
  • November 47.12°
  • December 34.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for East Orange, NJ

Earthquakes
East Orange, NJ has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
East Orange, NJ has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Hail
East Orange, NJ has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
East Orange, NJ has a low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in East Orange, NJ: $40,561

Unemployment

Unemployment in East Orange is 6.4%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.1% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 45.61%
White Collar - 54.39%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Christopher Christie
  • Sen. Cory A. Booker
  • Sen. Robert Menendez

City Representatives

  • Donald Payne Jr.

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 Cemeteries view all

4 FCC Towers view all

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