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ZIP Code 10040

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Washington Heights|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.86, -73.93
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10040. 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 10040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10040, 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:
Fort George, Manhattan, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10040 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 10040 are primarily white. 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 10040 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,905
Population Density 111,184 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,506
Median Home Value $317,300
Land Area 0.38 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,718
Median Household Income $42,721

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2579881,1381,3681,7131,7351,5961,4801,3991,3851,2731,127925586500315280261
Female1,2121,1361,1351,3771,7791,9111,6951,5491,5101,4331,5441,4601,239884775587568785
Total2,4692,1242,2732,7453,4923,6463,2913,0292,9092,8182,8172,5872,1641,4701,2759028481,046

Gender

 Male 19,326 46%
 Female 22,579 54%
Gender

Race

 White 16,204 38.7%
 Black Or African American 4,623 11.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 535 1.3%
 Asian 1,141 2.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 23 0.1%
 Other Race 16,172 38.6%
 Two Or More Races 3,207 7.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1416237338634819410454
Renter6092,6182,7132,8672,4841,405902485
Total6232,7803,0863,2532,8321,5991,006539

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,368 28%
 Single Guardian 4,955 32%
 Singles 4,886 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,509 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,765 68%
 Households with Kids 4,953 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male234251236234217208184177202222203231238244251274271281291333
Female251226250225241236199215245215208214245253278270269272288305
Total485477486459458444383392447437411445483497529544540553579638

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10040 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 10040 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10040 real estate data, the median home value of $317,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 10040 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,988 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 896 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 21 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 952 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 683 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,083 85%
 Households Vacant 788 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 560 71%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 4%
 For Sale Only 54 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 63 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 748 5%
 1 Bedroom 7,329 52%
 2 Bedroom 4,376 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,618 11%
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 $42,721 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 10040 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10040 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 10040 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 10040 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 14,172 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,572 26%
 No Earnings 13,765 37%
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 14,172 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,572 26%
 No Earnings 13,765 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,864 14.1%
 Public transportation 14,227 70.1%
 Taxicab 145 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,246 11.1%
 Worked at Home 820 4.0%
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 3,995 29%
 High School Graduate 4,440 32%
 Associate's degree 484 4%
 Bachelor's degree 3,027 22%
 Master's degree 1,275 9%
 Professional school degree 219 2%
 Doctorate degree 243 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,695 80.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 714 10.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 680 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10040

ZIP Code 10040 is in the New York City Geographic District # 6 School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10040.

City College Academy of the Arts
4600 Broadway
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Is 218 Salome Urena
4600 Broadway
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps 152 Dyckman Valley
93 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps/Is 187 Hudson Cliffs
349 Cabrini Blvd
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps 189
2580 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Professor Juan Bosch Public School
1218 Elwood St
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Middle School 322
4600 Broadway
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Equity Project Charter School (the)
549 Audubon Avetrailer 30
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Equity Project Charter School (The) School District
Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School
93 Nagle Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Inwood Academy for Leadership Charter School
College Academy (the)
549 Audubon Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
High School for Media & Communications
549 Audubon Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
High School for Law & Public Service
549 Audubon Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
High School for Health Careers & Sciences
549 Audubon Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Mother Cabrini High School
701 Fort Washington Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs
71 Arden St
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta Rabbi Samson Raphael Hirsch
220 Bennett Ave
New York, NY 10040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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