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ZIP Code 10459

Primary City:Bronx, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Longwood|The Bronx
County: Bronx County
Timezone: Eastern (9:45am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.83, -73.89
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10459

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10459. 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 10459. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10459, 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:
Bronx, NY
Unacceptable:
Boulevard, Longwood

Stats and Demographics for the 10459 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10459 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 10459 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 10459 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 47,308
Population Density 57,907 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,496
Median Home Value $343,900
Land Area 0.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,398
Median Household Income $24,461

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1202,0262,0152,1852,0281,7241,4431,2791,4581,3831,2671,014759582422247169112
Female1,9961,9241,9812,0582,1022,0551,8541,6251,7311,7571,4531,191923759629449320268
Total4,1163,9503,9964,2434,1303,7793,2972,9043,1893,1402,7202,2051,6821,3411,051696489380

Gender

 Male 22,233 47%
 Female 25,075 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,017 23.3%
 Black Or African American 16,735 35.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 906 1.9%
 Asian 394 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 50 0.1%
 Other Race 14,975 31.7%
 Two Or More Races 3,231 6.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner201662974333832678512
Renter6312,7703,0362,9912,0401,356704207
Total6512,9363,3333,4242,4231,623789219

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,724 24%
 Single Guardian 7,181 47%
 Singles 3,810 25%
 Singles With Roommate 683 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,068 52%
 Households with Kids 7,330 48%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male448470408372469377392397391411402409391402411464432448430443
Female406418378417353379383412397436417366370392412418417383428476
Total854888786789822756775809788847819775761794823882849831858919

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10459 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 10459 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10459 real estate data, the median home value of $343,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10459 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10459 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10459 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,982 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 189 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,137 2.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,342 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 321 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 13,735 83%
 Households Vacant 1,098 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 691 63%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 4%
 For Sale Only 33 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 304 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 982 7%
 1 Bedroom 3,424 25%
 2 Bedroom 5,742 41%
 3+ Bedroom 3,804 27%
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 $24,461 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10459 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10459 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10459 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 10459 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 11,668 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,343 19%
 No Earnings 16,043 47%
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 11,668 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,343 19%
 No Earnings 16,043 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,741 17.7%
 Public transportation 10,732 69.3%
 Taxicab 78 0.5%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,169 7.6%
 Worked at Home 728 4.7%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 5,230 44.9%
 High School Graduate 4,583 39.4%
 Associate's degree 621 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 831 7.1%
 Master's degree 264 2.3%
 Professional school degree 39 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 71 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,955 83.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,194 9.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,006 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10459

ZIP Code 10459 is in the New York City Geographic District # 8 School District. There are 22 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10459.

Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists
928 Simpson St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Bronx Lighthouse Charter School
1001 Intervale Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bronx Lighthouse Charter School District
Ps 186 Walter J Damrosch School
750 Jennings St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Ps 75
984 Faile St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Ps 333 the Museum School
888 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Academy of the Arts (the)
888 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Ps 134 George F Bristow
1330 Bristow St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Ps 150 Charles James Fox
920 East 167th St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
School of Performing Arts
977 Fox St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Entrada Academy
977 Fox St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Vida Bogart School for All Children
1330 Bristow St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
South Bronx Classical Charter School
977 Fox St
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Bronx Classical Charter School District
Banana Kelly High School
965 Longwood Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Holcombe L Rucker School of Community Research
965 Longwood Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Bronx Regional High School
1010 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Peace and Diversity Academy
1180 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Metropolitan High School (the)
1180 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Arturo a Schomburg Satellite Academy Bronx
1010 Rev J a Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #12 School District
Ps 811
1434 Longfellow Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Roads Charter School II
1010 Rev James Polite Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Roads Charter School II School District
St John Chrysostom School
1144 Hoe Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Athanasius School
830 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10459
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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