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ZIP Code 11209

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bayridge|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (11:21am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.62, -74.03
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11209

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11209. 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 11209. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11209, 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 11209 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11209 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 11209 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 higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11209 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 68,853
Population Density 31,845 people per sq mi
Housing Units 34,679
Median Home Value $625,600
Land Area 2.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 31,065
Median Household Income $58,261

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0631,7921,6361,6782,0283,0872,9682,7482,5632,5382,3082,0831,7381,209933782582443
Female1,9521,6401,5641,5191,9593,3333,0322,7822,4432,3632,5202,3692,0721,5111,3211,1291,0901,075
Total4,0153,4323,2003,1973,9876,4206,0005,5305,0064,9014,8284,4523,8102,7202,2541,9111,6721,518

Gender

 Male 33,179 48%
 Female 35,674 52%
Gender

Race

 White 53,085 77.1%
 Black Or African American 1,485 2.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 201 0.3%
 Asian 7,957 11.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.0%
 Other Race 3,925 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 2,171 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner549271,6742,1692,2021,4751,137459
Renter7915,1274,3303,7603,0091,7591,472720
Total8456,0546,0045,9295,2113,2342,6091,179

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,739 38%
 Single Guardian 4,201 14%
 Singles 12,628 41%
 Singles With Roommate 2,497 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 23,985 77%
 Households with Kids 7,080 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male403392391413412384349341306308332300321375339339318357325328
Female403384400350339357337296311295287292334356328303306293289278
Total806776791763751741686637617603619592655731667642624650614606

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11209 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11209 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11209 real estate data, the median home value of $625,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11209. Rentals in 11209 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11209 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 68,668 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 13 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 172 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,196 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,901 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 20,968 60%
 Households Vacant 3,614 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,030 28.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 76 2.1%
 For Sale Only 180 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 99 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 213 5.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,015 55.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,533 8%
 1 Bedroom 9,849 49%
 2 Bedroom 6,032 30%
 3+ Bedroom 2,507 13%
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 $58,261 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11209 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 11209 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11209 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 11209 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 25,736 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,387 19%
 No Earnings 22,429 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 25,736 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,387 19%
 No Earnings 22,429 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,462 31.7%
 Public transportation 18,247 55.3%
 Taxicab 84 0.3%
 Motorcycle 13 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,179 9.6%
 Worked at Home 984 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 3,083 13%
 High School Graduate 9,572 40%
 Associate's degree 1,095 5%
 Bachelor's degree 6,192 26%
 Master's degree 2,742 11%
 Professional school degree 1,113 5%
 Doctorate degree 374 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,019 68.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 2,574 22.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,125 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11209

ZIP Code 11209 is in the New York City Geographic District #20 School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11209.

Ps 102 the Bayview
211 72nd St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps/Is 104 the Fort Hamilton School
9115 5th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ralph a Fabrizio School
7109 6th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 185 Walter Kassenbrock
8601 Ridge Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Is 30 Mary White Ovington
415 Ovington Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 264 Bay Ridge Elementary School for the Arts
371 89th St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Fort Hamilton High School
8301 Shore Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Holy Angels Catholic Academy
337 74th St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Anselm Elementary School
365 83rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Xaverian High School
7100 Shore Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Visitation Academy
8902 Ridge Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Patrick School
401 97th St
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fontbonne Hall Academy
9901 Shore Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lutheran Elementary School of Bay Ridge
440 Ovington Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bay Ridge Preparatory School
8101 Ridge Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Dimitrios & Georgia Kaloidis Parochial School
8502 Ridge Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bay Ridge Prep
7420 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11209
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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