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ZIP Code 11206

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Williamsburg|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (9:24am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.70, -73.94
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11206. 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 11206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11206, 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 11206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11206 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 11206 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 11206 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 81,677
Population Density 56,939 people per sq mi
Housing Units 29,941
Median Home Value $533,400
Land Area 1.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28,025
Median Household Income $28,559

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,5453,2523,2543,3394,1354,5883,4702,4382,0581,9551,7441,4001,167849714493252202
Female3,2363,2253,0433,1814,1474,4633,3582,6042,4902,5202,2351,8821,8291,4811,164867599498
Total6,7816,4776,2976,5208,2829,0516,8285,0424,5484,4753,9793,2822,9962,3301,8781,360851700

Gender

 Male 38,855 48%
 Female 42,822 52%
Gender

Race

 White 34,534 42.3%
 Black Or African American 23,108 28.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 736 0.9%
 Asian 4,522 5.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 52 0.1%
 Other Race 15,393 18.8%
 Two Or More Races 3,332 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4945658453643426516670
Renter1,9006,1964,5474,4853,6032,7501,517467
Total1,9496,6525,1315,0214,0373,0151,683537

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,735 28%
 Single Guardian 9,379 33%
 Singles 7,255 26%
 Singles With Roommate 3,656 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 17,716 63%
 Households with Kids 10,309 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male717723688658686650620667629685663643619644657634653676719746
Female710639619601715629615628638595615622600611577642649637676709
Total1,4271,3621,3071,2591,4011,2791,2351,2951,2671,2801,2781,2651,2191,2551,2341,2761,3021,3131,3951,455

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11206 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11206 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11206 real estate data, the median home value of $533,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 81,166 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 93 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 13 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 392 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,864 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 696 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 25,465 85%
 Households Vacant 1,916 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,046 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 121 6%
 For Sale Only 149 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 520 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,542 6%
 1 Bedroom 7,387 29%
 2 Bedroom 10,014 40%
 3+ Bedroom 6,400 25%
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 $28,559 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11206 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11206 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11206 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 11206 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 11206 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 19,531 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,763 25%
 No Earnings 25,894 43%
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 19,531 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,763 25%
 No Earnings 25,894 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,473 14.9%
 Public transportation 19,536 65.0%
 Taxicab 71 0.2%
 Motorcycle 77 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,540 15.1%
 Worked at Home 1,376 4.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,216 33.2%
 High School Graduate 9,078 41.8%
 Associate's degree 976 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,208 14.8%
 Master's degree 912 4.2%
 Professional school degree 207 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 141 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,092 60.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 6,728 33.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,076 5.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11206

ZIP Code 11206 is in the New York City Geographic District #14 School District. There are 41 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11206.

Juan Morel Campos Secondary School
215 Heyward St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Lyons Community School
223 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Young Women'S Leadership School of Brooklyn
223 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 368
70 Tompkins Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Beginning with Children Charter School
11 Bartlett St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beginning with Children Charter School District
Brooklyn Charter School (the)
545 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brooklyn Charter School (The) School District
Brighter Choice Community School
280 Hart St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #16 School District
Young Scholars Academy for Discovery and Explorati
280 Hart St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #16 School District
Ps 145 Andrew Jackson
100 Noll St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #32 School District
Ps 18 Edward Bush
101 Maujer St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 23 Carter G Woodson
545 Willoughby Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 59 William Floyd
211 Throop Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 120 Carlos Tapia
18 Beaver St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 147 Issac Remsen
325 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 196 Ten Eyck
207 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 250 George H Lindsey
108 Montrose Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 257 John F Hylan
60 Cook St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 297 Abraham Stockton
700 Park Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Is 318 Eugeno Maria De Hostos
101 Walton St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 380 John Wayne Elementary
370 Marcy Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ms 582
207 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Urban Assembly School for the Urban Environment (t
70 Tompkins Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ethical Community Charter School (the)
700 Park Ave3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ethical Community Charter School (The) School District
Bedford Stuyvesant New Beginnings Charter School
82 Lewis Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bedford Stuyvesant New Beginnings Charter School District
Success Academy Charter School-Bedford Stuyvesant
70 Tompkins Ave2nd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Success Academy Charter School-Bedford Stuyvesant 1
Success Academy Charter School -Bedford Stuyvesant
211 Throop Ave3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Success Academy Charter School -Bedford Stuyvesant 2
Beginning with Children Charter School II
215 Heyward St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beginning with Children Charter School II School District
Williamsburg Charter High School
198 Varet St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamsburg Charter High School District
Foundations Academy
70 Tompkins Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Green School: an Academy for Environmental Careers
223 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Brooklyn Latin School (the)
325 Bushwick Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 373 Brooklyn Transition Center
185 Ellery St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Ss Joseph & Dominic Academy
140 Montrose Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Mesivta Arugath Habosem
40 Lynch St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Tiferes Bnos / Cong Ahavaz Shulem Nadverna
826 Myrtle Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St John the Evangelist Lutheran School
195 Maujer St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ohel Elozer
161 N Harrison Ave
Broklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Mosdos Chasidei Square
105 Heyward St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Vernon Avenue Childrens School
386 Vernon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Most Holy Trinity School
153 Johnson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talmud Torah Toldos Yakov Yosef
105 Heyward St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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