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ZIP Code 10037

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Harlem|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (11:31am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.814, -73.937
ZIP (~1100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10037

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10037. 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 10037. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10037, 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:
Lincolnton, Manhattan, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10037 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10037 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 10037 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 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 10037 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,416
Population Density 65,973 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,451
Median Home Value $260,200
Land Area 0.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,885
Median Household Income $37,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male424434478526575611522461521528488380374311228169122155
Female461395420559670814762657720708674660580547414342289437
Total8858298981,0851,2451,4251,2841,1181,2411,2361,1621,040954858642511411592

Gender

 Male 7,307 42%
 Female 10,109 58%
Gender

Race

 White 1,465 8.4%
 Black Or African American 13,451 77.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 115 0.7%
 Asian 299 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 1,376 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 705 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4691171321301116526
Renter3041,4051,4441,5351,3751,086694388
Total3081,4741,5611,6671,5051,197759414

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,186 13%
 Single Guardian 2,652 30%
 Singles 4,477 50%
 Singles With Roommate 570 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,872 77%
 Households with Kids 2,013 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9489777380947993889085921061058412499100119105
Female10194939287648378839271768110011595123106120121
Total195183170165167158162171171182156168187205199219222206239226

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10037 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10037 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 10037 real estate data, the median home value of $260,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10037 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10037 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10037 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,929 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 196 1.1%
 Other Institutional 42 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 249 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 344 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 310 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,231 87%
 Households Vacant 566 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 411 73%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 4%
 For Sale Only 70 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 997 13%
 1 Bedroom 3,517 45%
 2 Bedroom 2,478 32%
 3+ Bedroom 782 10%
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 $37,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10037 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 10037 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10037 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 10037 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 10037 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 5,066 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,011 21%
 No Earnings 6,413 44%
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 5,066 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,011 21%
 No Earnings 6,413 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 791 11%
 Public transportation 4,880 70%
 Taxicab 108 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 900 13%
 Worked at Home 243 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 488 10.4%
 High School Graduate 2,158 46.2%
 Associate's degree 359 7.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,038 22.2%
 Master's degree 332 7.1%
 Professional school degree 278 5.9%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,168 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 396 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 244 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10037

ZIP Code 10037 is in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10037.

Ps 133 Fred R Moore
2121 5th Ave
New York, NY 10037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 197 John B Russwurm
2230 5th Ave
New York, NY 10037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
St Mark the Evangelist School
55 W 138th St
New York, NY 10037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fellowship of Learning School
9 W 130th St
New York, NY 10037
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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