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ZIP Code 11106

Primary City:Astoria, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Long Island City|Queens
County: Queens County
Timezone: Eastern (11:05pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.76, -73.94
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11106

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11106. 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 11106. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11106, 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:
Astoria, NY
Acceptable:
Long Is City, Long Island City
Unacceptable:
Queens

Stats and Demographics for the 11106 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11106 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 11106 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly less than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11106 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,875
Population Density 45,359 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,296
Median Home Value $433,600
Land Area 0.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,101
Median Household Income $48,720

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9608107969381,4882,6582,2351,6571,4561,2671,125953748554468320249222
Female9037917838241,5942,7602,1241,5491,2931,2051,1711,0361,001764616536510511
Total1,8631,6011,5791,7623,0825,4184,3593,2062,7492,4722,2961,9891,7491,3181,084856759733

Gender

 Male 18,904 49%
 Female 19,971 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,205 54.5%
 Black Or African American 3,469 8.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 222 0.6%
 Asian 7,449 19.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.0%
 Other Race 4,895 12.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,618 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner28242399541600492366214
Renter8044,2372,8442,3221,6951,138819360
Total8324,4793,2432,8632,2951,6301,185574

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,200 30%
 Single Guardian 2,912 17%
 Singles 6,254 37%
 Singles With Roommate 2,735 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 13,589 79%
 Households with Kids 3,512 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male199188191187170163154161162153164150164165173185182220178207
Female196190158176146173172150150190143151141158165167163162167189
Total395378349363316336326311312343307301305323338352345382345396

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11106 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11106 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11106 real estate data, the median home value of $433,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11106 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11106 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11106 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,564 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 304 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,456 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,426 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,219 78%
 Households Vacant 1,195 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 509 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Sale Only 195 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 15 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 67 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 378 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 999 7%
 1 Bedroom 6,784 49%
 2 Bedroom 4,800 35%
 3+ Bedroom 1,173 9%
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 $48,720 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11106 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11106 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11106 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 11106 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 13,785 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,287 26%
 No Earnings 10,325 32%
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 13,785 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,287 26%
 No Earnings 10,325 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,190 16.7%
 Public transportation 13,345 70.0%
 Taxicab 187 1.0%
 Motorcycle 32 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,709 9.0%
 Worked at Home 588 3.1%
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 2,554 19%
 High School Graduate 5,077 38%
 Associate's degree 661 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,984 22%
 Master's degree 1,543 11%
 Professional school degree 338 3%
 Doctorate degree 304 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,397 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 480 11.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 245 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11106

ZIP Code 11106 is in the Our World Neighborhood Charter School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11106.

Our World Neighborhood Charter School
3612 35th Ave
Astoria, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Our World Neighborhood Charter School District
Ps 76 William Hallett
3636 10th St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Albert Shanker School for Visual and Performing Ar
3151 21st St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Ps 166 Henry Gradstein
3309 35th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Is 204 Oliver W Holmes
3641 28th St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Academy of the City Charter School
3614 12th St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Academy of the City Charter School
Long Island City High School
1430 Broadway
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Frank Sinatra School of the Arts High School
3512 35th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Baccalaureate School for Global Education
3412 36th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Academy for Careers in Television and Film
3641 28th St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #30 School District
Most Precious Blood School
3252 37th St
Long Island City, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ideal Islamic School
3129 12th St
Astoria, NY 11106
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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