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ZIP Code 10002

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: LoDel|Lower East Side|Downtown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (6:51am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.72, -73.99
ZIP (~1400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10002

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10002. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 10002. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10002, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
New York, NY
Acceptable:
Knickerbocker
Unacceptable:
Manhattan, New York City, Ny, Ny City, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10002 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10002 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 10002 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10002 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 81,410
Population Density 92,573 people per sq mi
Housing Units 34,541
Median Home Value $535,600
Land Area 0.88 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 32,925
Median Household Income $33,218

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9071,8221,8832,1342,9983,6493,2742,8762,6542,6852,6622,4552,0311,3911,4221,180825722
Female1,7131,8411,7771,9643,3513,8093,2242,8352,7132,7982,9032,8722,7311,8521,8011,6351,4251,596
Total3,6203,6633,6604,0986,3497,4586,4985,7115,3675,4835,5655,3274,7623,2433,2232,8152,2502,318

Gender

 Male 38,570 47%
 Female 42,840 53%
Gender

Race

 White 25,506 31.3%
 Black Or African American 6,836 8.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 374 0.5%
 Asian 37,914 46.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 32 0.0%
 Other Race 7,997 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 2,751 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner555441,054944989618474385
Renter1,2544,9494,2744,7904,7083,4703,0811,336
Total1,3095,4935,3285,7345,6974,0883,5551,721

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,721 33%
 Single Guardian 7,370 22%
 Singles 11,697 36%
 Singles With Roommate 3,137 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 25,351 77%
 Households with Kids 7,574 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male390363396372404375341333369402355355369402364430430440470498
Female324351354350348388390346369380305364372356355391365414439549
Total7147147507227527637316797387826607197417587198217958549091,047

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10002 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10002 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10002 real estate data, the median home value of $535,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10002 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10002 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10002 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 79,717 97.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 595 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 138 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 960 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,336 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,727 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 27,862 81%
 Households Vacant 1,616 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 796 49%
 Rented & Unoccupied 46 3%
 For Sale Only 171 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 216 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 359 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,337 8%
 1 Bedroom 10,879 39%
 2 Bedroom 10,460 37%
 3+ Bedroom 4,430 16%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $33,218 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10002 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10002 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10002 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 10002 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 10002. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 24,027 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,351 22%
 No Earnings 31,648 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 24,027 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,351 22%
 No Earnings 31,648 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,772 10.8%
 Public transportation 18,772 54.0%
 Taxicab 391 1.1%
 Motorcycle 36 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10,302 29.6%
 Worked at Home 1,492 4.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 10,033 33%
 High School Graduate 9,267 31%
 Associate's degree 1,133 4%
 Bachelor's degree 6,747 22%
 Master's degree 1,718 6%
 Professional school degree 829 3%
 Doctorate degree 289 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,640 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,646 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 989 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10002

ZIP Code 10002 is in the New York City Geographic District # 1 School District. There are 39 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10002.

New Explorations into Science,tech and Math High S
111 Columbia St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Henry Street School for International Studies
220 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 20 Anna Silver
166 Essex St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 110 Florence Nightingale
285 Delancey St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 134 Henrietta Szold
293 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 137 John L Bernstein
293 East Broadway
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 140 Nathan Straus
123 Ridge St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 142 Amalia Castro
100 Attorney St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 184 Shuang Wen
327 Cherry St2nd Fl
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 188 the Island School
442 East Houston St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
University Neighborhood Middle School
220 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Collaborative Academy of Science, Technology and Lang
220 Henry St
Manhattan, NY 10002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
School for Global Leaders
145 Stanton St
Manhattan, NY 10002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Ps 2 Meyer London
122 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Ps 42 Benjamin Altman
71 Hester St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Ps 124 Yung Wing
40 Division St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Ms 131
100 Hester St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Girls Preparatory Charter School of New York
442 East Houston Strm 312
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Girls Preparatory Charter School of New York School District
Manhattan Charter School
100 Attorney St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manhattan Charter School District
Innovate Manhattan Charter School
38 Delancey St3rd Fl
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Innovate Manhattan Charter School District
Manhattan Charter School II
220 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manhattan Charter School II School District
Lower East Side Preparatory High School
145 Stanton St4th Fl
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Marta Valle High School
145 Stanton St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Cascades High School
198 Forsyth St3rd Fl
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
University Neighborhood High School
200 Monroe St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Bard High School Early College
525 East Houston St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
Forsythe Satellite Academy
198 Forsyth St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 1 School District
New Design High School
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Essex Street Academy
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Pace High School
100 Hester St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Lower Manhattan Arts Academy
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Emma Lazarus High School
100 Hester St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
St Joseph School
1 Monroe St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta Tifereth Jerusalem
145 E Broadway
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Beth Jacob Parochial School
142 Broome St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nativity Mission School
204 Forsyth St
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
The Transfiguration Kindergarten School
10 Confucius Plaza Bsmt 1 Lower Level
New York, NY 10002
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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