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ZIP Code 11211

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Williamsburg|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (10:10pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.71, -73.95
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11211

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11211. 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 11211. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11211, 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 11211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11211 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 11211 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 small. 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 11211 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 90,117
Population Density 39,209 people per sq mi
Housing Units 37,180
Median Home Value $655,500
Land Area 2.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 33,489
Median Household Income $46,848

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4,1913,1642,7932,9154,1596,3145,1843,6192,4171,9791,8191,7551,459762671514433374
Female4,2442,9902,6352,9224,6896,4654,6722,9162,1771,9361,8862,0151,6351,0561,011774808764
Total8,4356,1545,4285,8378,84812,7799,8566,5354,5943,9153,7053,7703,0941,8181,6821,2881,2411,138

Gender

 Male 44,522 49%
 Female 45,595 51%
Gender

Race

 White 68,534 76.1%
 Black Or African American 4,496 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 520 0.6%
 Asian 3,445 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 54 0.1%
 Other Race 10,276 11.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,792 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1071,0661,209892906447333164
Renter2,8729,7565,0633,4673,1321,8991,434742
Total2,97910,8226,2724,3594,0382,3461,767906

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,975 36%
 Single Guardian 5,066 15%
 Singles 9,576 29%
 Singles With Roommate 6,872 21%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 24,182 72%
 Households with Kids 9,307 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male891847773701700657637607563569616523549536594572569562618667
Female883848819736669610591550570500514515559547590558599563612660
Total1,7741,6951,5921,4371,3691,2671,2281,1571,1331,0691,1301,0381,1081,0831,1841,1301,1681,1251,2301,327

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11211 has a slightly less than average 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 11211 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11211 real estate data, the median home value of $655,500 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 11211. Rentals in 11211 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 89,379 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 177 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 553 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,354 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,770 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 28,365 76%
 Households Vacant 3,691 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,546 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 130 4%
 For Sale Only 1,153 31%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 151 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 665 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3,391 11%
 1 Bedroom 10,085 34%
 2 Bedroom 10,594 35%
 3+ Bedroom 5,985 20%
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 $46,848 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11211 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 11211 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11211 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 11211 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. However, that is not the case in 11211. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 28,474 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18,783 26%
 No Earnings 24,726 34%
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 28,474 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 18,783 26%
 No Earnings 24,726 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,266 12.0%
 Public transportation 26,119 59.5%
 Taxicab 143 0.3%
 Motorcycle 288 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8,657 19.7%
 Worked at Home 3,413 7.8%
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 5,741 20%
 High School Graduate 10,713 37%
 Associate's degree 981 3%
 Bachelor's degree 7,821 27%
 Master's degree 2,814 10%
 Professional school degree 767 3%
 Doctorate degree 387 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,025 35.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 9,855 57.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,334 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11211

ZIP Code 11211 is in the Williamsburg Collegiate Charter School District. There are 37 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11211.

Williamsburg Collegiate Charter School
157 Wilson St4th Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Williamsburg Collegiate Charter School District
Madiba Prep Middle School
1010 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #16 School District
Is 349 Math, Science and Technology
35 Starr St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #32 School District
Ps 16 Leonard Dunkly
157 Wilson St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 17 Henry D Woodworth
208 North 5th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Jhs 50 John D Wells
183 South 3rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 84 Jose De Diego
250 Berry St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 132 the Conselyea School
320 Manhattan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 19 Roberto Clemente
325 South 3rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Ps 319
360 Keap St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Conselyea Preparatory School
208 North 5th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Success Academy Charter School-Williamsburg
183 South 3rd St4th Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Success Academy Charter School-Williamsburg
El Puente Academy for Peace and Justice
250 Hooper St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Progress High School for Professional Careers
850 Grand St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
School for Legal Studies
850 Grand St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
High School of Enterprise, Business & Technology
850 Grand St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Brooklyn Preparatory High School
257 North 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Williamsburg High School for Architecture and Desi
257 North 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Williamsburg Preparatory School
257 North 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #14 School District
Queen of the Rosary Catholic Academy-St Nicholas
287 Powers St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Yakov of Khal Adas Yereim
563 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Mesivta Nachlas Yakov School
185 Wilson St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bnos Yakov School for Girls
62 Harrison Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Talmud Torah Tashbar
543 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bais Rochel School
62 Harrison Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Keren Hatorah
322 Rutledge St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private
Talmud Torah Dnitra
128 Rutledge St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bnei Shimon Yisroel
18 Warsoff Place
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Carrig Montessori School
100 Maspeth Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Williamsburg Northside School
70havemeyer St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talmud Torah of Kasho
324 Penn St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Yeshiva Beth Josef Zvi Dushinsky
135 Ross St Ste a
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshiva Ahavas Israel Boys
2 Lee Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
United Talmudical Academy
82 Lee Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Northside Catholic Academy
10 Withers St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bnos Chayil
420 S 5th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Yeshiva Bnos Ahavas Israel
12 Franklin Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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