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ZIP Code 11205

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Navy Hill|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (3:38am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.70, -73.97
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11205

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11205. 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 11205. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11205, 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:
Brooklyn, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11205 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11205 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 11205 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely 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 11205 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,366
Population Density 42,508 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,409
Median Home Value $636,900
Land Area 0.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,690
Median Household Income $44,688

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,9551,5341,2381,4041,9382,0642,0281,6331,12989677860255140129618411781
Female1,9211,4211,2041,6582,3212,4462,2461,6391,2481,054911838819612435298235231
Total3,8762,9552,4423,0624,2594,5104,2743,2722,3771,9501,6891,4401,3701,013731482352312

Gender

 Male 18,829 47%
 Female 21,537 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,437 45.7%
 Black Or African American 13,899 34.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 238 0.6%
 Asian 2,050 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 41 0.1%
 Other Race 4,011 9.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,690 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4350778549353138017964
Renter1,1113,5902,4271,7261,376898431149
Total1,1544,0973,2122,2191,9071,278610213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,998 27%
 Single Guardian 3,426 23%
 Singles 4,876 33%
 Singles With Roommate 2,390 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,232 70%
 Households with Kids 4,458 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male410372394372342304302298288268252249214255212250229279434439
Female415395357387287302298267267245234225265235228205205429591525
Total8257677517596296066005655555134864744794904404554347081,025964

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11205 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11205 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11205 real estate data, the median home value of $636,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11205 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11205 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11205 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,815 93.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 155 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,358 3.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,030 2.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,241 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 741 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,708 71%
 Households Vacant 1,719 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 809 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 2%
 For Sale Only 164 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 74 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 587 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 611 5%
 1 Bedroom 3,740 33%
 2 Bedroom 3,689 32%
 3+ Bedroom 3,368 30%
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 $44,688 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11205 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11205 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11205 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 11205 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 11205 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 11,892 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,163 25%
 No Earnings 12,057 38%
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 11,892 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,163 25%
 No Earnings 12,057 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,205 12.6%
 Public transportation 10,650 60.8%
 Taxicab 26 0.1%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,289 18.8%
 Worked at Home 1,330 7.6%
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 2,175 19%
 High School Graduate 4,262 36%
 Associate's degree 509 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,573 22%
 Master's degree 1,577 13%
 Professional school degree 466 4%
 Doctorate degree 153 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,608 50.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 3,915 42.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 628 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11205

ZIP Code 11205 is in the New York City Geographic District #13 School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11205.

Dr Susan S Mckinney Secondary School of the Arts
101 Park Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Community Partnership Charter School
241 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Partnership Charter School District
Ps 20 Clinton Hill
225 Adelphi St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ps 46 Edward C Blum
100 Clermont Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ps 54 Samuel C Barnes
195 Sanford St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ps 67 Charles a Dorsey
51 St Edwards St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ps 270 Johann Dekalb
241 Emerson Place
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ms 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center
300 Adelphi St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Urban Assembly Academy of Arts and Letters
225 Adelphi St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ms 596 Peace Academy
300 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Fort Green Preparatory Academy
100 Clermont Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Ps 157 Benjamin Franklin
850 Kent Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Community Roots Charter School
51 St Edwards St3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Community Roots Charter School District
Brooklyn Community High School-Communication, Arts &
300 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Brooklyn High School for Leadership and Community
300 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #13 School District
Queen of All Saints
300 Vanderbilt Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bnos Square of Williamsburg
382 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hychel Hatorah of Williamsburg
70 Franklin Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Greene Hill School
39 Adelphi St
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
William T Dillon Child Study Center
239 Vanderbilt Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mosdos Krula
799 Kent Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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