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ZIP Code 10039

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington Heights|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (12:49am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.83, -73.94
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10039

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10039. 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 10039. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10039, 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:
Colonial Park, Manhattan, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10039 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10039 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 10039 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10039 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,527
Population Density 52,965 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,868
Median Home Value $352,300
Land Area 0.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,070
Median Household Income $33,595

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male856873817972964879834789824797676457350283234169110108
Female7998248389701,0201,0871,110939986954871673630541418327256292
Total1,6551,6971,6551,9421,9841,9661,9441,7281,8101,7511,5471,130980824652496366400

Gender

 Male 10,992 45%
 Female 13,535 55%
Gender

Race

 White 2,636 10.7%
 Black Or African American 17,120 69.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 173 0.7%
 Asian 442 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 3,204 13.1%
 Two Or More Races 945 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner81962902191471318342
Renter3501,6271,8751,9521,298958602292
Total3581,8232,1652,1711,4451,089685334

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,745 17%
 Single Guardian 4,151 41%
 Singles 3,481 35%
 Singles With Roommate 693 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,622 66%
 Households with Kids 3,448 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167175171175179196176153169183153168143170177200216206173198
Female150167152146169152160165178164187136160191189194216179192220
Total317342323321348348336318347347340304303361366394432385365418

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10039 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10039 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1960s. Looking at 10039 real estate data, the median home value of $352,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10039 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10039 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10039 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,291 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 236 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 791 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 325 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,954 82%
 Households Vacant 798 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 486 60.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2.1%
 For Sale Only 170 21.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 0.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 14.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 522 6%
 1 Bedroom 2,641 29%
 2 Bedroom 4,227 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,652 18%
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 $33,595 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10039 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10039 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10039 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 10039 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,110 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,140 25%
 No Earnings 8,597 41%
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 7,110 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,140 25%
 No Earnings 8,597 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,460 15.1%
 Public transportation 6,947 72.0%
 Taxicab 41 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 789 8.2%
 Worked at Home 407 4.2%
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 1,696 23%
 High School Graduate 3,147 43%
 Associate's degree 566 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,292 18%
 Master's degree 521 7%
 Professional school degree 69 1%
 Doctorate degree 60 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,080 77.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 730 13.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 438 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10039

ZIP Code 10039 is in the New York City Geographic District # 5 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10039.

Frederick Douglass Academy
2581 7th Ave
New York, NY 10039
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 46 Arthur Tappan
2987 Frederick Douglas Blvd
New York, NY 10039
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 200 the James Mccune Smith School
2589 7th Ave
New York, NY 10039
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District

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