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ZIP Code 10027

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Morningside Heights|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (11:10am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.81, -73.96
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10027

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10027. 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 10027. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10027, 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:
Manhattan, Manhattanville, Ny City, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10027 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10027 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 10027 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10027 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 59,707
Population Density 68,513 people per sq mi
Housing Units 25,071
Median Home Value $716,100
Land Area 0.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,839
Median Household Income $37,872

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5391,4471,4682,5463,3043,1762,3821,7411,8851,7931,6601,3511,061755543352249213
Female1,6341,4091,4443,1654,2693,5612,6072,0191,9941,9931,7321,6101,249978832647515584
Total3,1732,8562,9125,7117,5736,7374,9893,7603,8793,7863,3922,9612,3101,7331,375999764797

Gender

 Male 27,465 46%
 Female 32,242 54%
Gender

Race

 White 18,562 31.1%
 Black Or African American 26,420 44.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 459 0.8%
 Asian 4,518 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.0%
 Other Race 6,813 11.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,907 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner26246634721603369234136
Renter1,1684,7003,7723,8502,8821,8821,108508
Total1,1944,9464,4064,5713,4852,2511,342644

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,897 21%
 Single Guardian 6,467 28%
 Singles 8,664 38%
 Singles With Roommate 2,811 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16,760 73%
 Households with Kids 6,079 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male333291281279289272287299300295286271305311358337347636868676
Female3293203233082702912842802842543142942962863013184019891,156878
Total6626116045875595635715795845496005656015976596557481,6252,0241,554

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10027 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10027 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10027 real estate data, the median home value of $716,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 10027. Rentals in 10027 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10027 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 51,653 86.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 233 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 64 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6,334 10.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,423 2.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,804 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,165 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 19,870 79%
 Households Vacant 2,232 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,169 52%
 Rented & Unoccupied 51 2%
 For Sale Only 275 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 76 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 110 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 551 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,478 8%
 1 Bedroom 5,205 26%
 2 Bedroom 8,611 44%
 3+ Bedroom 4,366 22%
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 $37,872 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10027 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10027 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10027 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 10027 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. In 10027 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 17,459 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,485 24%
 No Earnings 23,011 43%
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 17,459 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,485 24%
 No Earnings 23,011 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,113 8.2%
 Public transportation 16,305 63.0%
 Taxicab 233 0.9%
 Motorcycle 36 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5,144 19.9%
 Worked at Home 2,039 7.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 2,830 16%
 High School Graduate 6,277 36%
 Associate's degree 635 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,369 19%
 Master's degree 2,718 15%
 Professional school degree 568 3%
 Doctorate degree 1,259 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,027 76.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,440 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 686 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10027

ZIP Code 10027 is in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. There are 31 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10027.

Columbia Secondary School
425 West 123rd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Academy for Social Action-A College Board School
509 West 129th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Kipp Success Through Teamwork Achieve & Respon Col
433 West 123rd St4th Fl
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Success Through Teamwork Achieve & Respon Col Prep Char School District
Kipp Infinity Charter School
625 West 133 Strm 308d
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kipp Infinity Charter School District
Ps 76 a Phillip Randolph
220 West 121st St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 242 the Young Diplomats Magnet Academy
134 West 122nd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 180 Hugo Newman
370 West 120th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 452
100 West 77th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 3 School District
Ps 36 Margaret Douglas
123 Morningside Dr
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 154 Harriet Tubman
250 West 127th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 125 Ralph Bunche
425 West 123rd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 129 John H Finley
425 West 130th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 161 Pedro Albizu Campos
499 West 133rd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Is 286 Renaissance Leadership Academy
509 West 129th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Thurgood Marshall Academy Lower School
276 West 151st St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Urban Assembly Institute for New Technologies
509 West 129th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Teachers College Community School
168 Morningside Ave
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Mott Hall School (the)
71111 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Future Leaders Institute Charter School
134 West 122nd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Future Leaders Institute Charter School District
New York French-American Charter School
311 West 120th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York French-American Charter School District
Neighborhood Charter School of Harlem
132 West 124th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Neighborhood Charter School of Harlem School District
Democracy Prep Endurance Charter School
250 West 127th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Democracy Prep Endurance Charter School District
Is 195 Roberto Clemente
625 West 133rd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Urban Assembly for the Performing Arts
509 West 129th St
Manhattan, NY 10027
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
St Aloysius School
223 W 132nd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Annunciation School
461 W 131st St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Corpus Christi School
535 W 121st St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Great Tomorrows Elementary Middle School
38 W 123rd St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Riverside Church Week Day School
490 Riverside Dr
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mt Pleasant Christian Academy
2011 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St Benedict Day Nursery
21 W 124th St
New York, NY 10027
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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