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ZIP Code 10026

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Harlem|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (9:30pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.801, -73.953
ZIP (~1200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10026

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10026. 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 10026. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10026, 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
Unacceptable:
Morningside, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10026 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10026 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 10026 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10026 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 34,003
Population Density 102,315 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,823
Median Home Value $602,400
Land Area 0.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,199
Median Household Income $43,107

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9629759931,0231,2671,4911,3971,2861,4241,2691,18084060241632617216688
Female1,0509639301,0571,4211,7871,5761,5531,4661,3661,232954783601482362264279
Total2,0121,9381,9232,0802,6883,2782,9732,8392,8902,6352,4121,7941,3851,017808534430367

Gender

 Male 15,877 47%
 Female 18,126 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,473 22.0%
 Black Or African American 19,960 58.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 266 0.8%
 Asian 1,459 4.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.1%
 Other Race 3,101 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,706 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1730778872750726210424
Renter5092,4962,5092,4111,5611,064632281
Total5262,8033,2973,1382,0681,326736305

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,832 20%
 Single Guardian 4,293 30%
 Singles 5,403 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,671 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,169 72%
 Households with Kids 4,030 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male203203179160179189208217182209196171204213175210198203237231
Female212225189208192190205181195163190192190195191205221213227228
Total415428368368371379413398377372386363394408366415419416464459

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10026 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10026 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10026 real estate data, the median home value of $602,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10026 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10026 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10026 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,543 95.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 213 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 30 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,217 3.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,019 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 717 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,463 72%
 Households Vacant 1,624 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 733 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 53 3%
 For Sale Only 327 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 57 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 410 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 795 7%
 1 Bedroom 3,377 29%
 2 Bedroom 4,948 43%
 3+ Bedroom 2,328 20%
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 $43,107 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10026 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 10026 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10026 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 10026 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,637 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,812 19%
 No Earnings 12,060 40%
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 12,637 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,812 19%
 No Earnings 12,060 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,412 8.5%
 Public transportation 12,240 73.5%
 Taxicab 125 0.8%
 Motorcycle 23 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,582 9.5%
 Worked at Home 1,268 7.6%
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 1,983 18%
 High School Graduate 4,309 39%
 Associate's degree 564 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,401 22%
 Master's degree 1,348 12%
 Professional school degree 309 3%
 Doctorate degree 187 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,657 73.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,046 16.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 677 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10026

ZIP Code 10026 is in the New York City Geographic District # 3 School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10026.

Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing and
215 West 114th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Frederick Douglass Academy II Secondary School
215 West 114th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Opportunity Charter School
240 West 113th St3rd Fl
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Opportunity Charter School District
Sisulu-Walker Charter School of Harlem
125 West 115th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sisulu-Walker Charter School of Harlem School District
Ps 149 Sojourner Truth
41 West 117th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 185 the Early Childhood Discovery and Design Ma
20 West 112th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 208 Alain L Locke
21 West 111th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Stem Institute of Manhattan
240 West 113th St
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Harlem Link Charter School
20 West 112th Strm 357
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harlem Link Charter School District
Harlem Success Academy Charter School
34 West 118th St2nd Fl
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harlem Success Academy Charter School
Harlem Success Academy Charter School 4
240 West 113th St3rd Fl
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Harlem Success Academy Charter School 4
Harlem Academy
1330 5th Ave
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Clara Mumammad School
102 W 116th St Frnt 1
New York, NY 10026
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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