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ZIP Code 11214

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: New York
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (11:05am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -74.01
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11214. 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 11214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11214, 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 11214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11214 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 11214 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11214 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 88,630
Population Density 40,566 people per sq mi
Housing Units 35,261
Median Home Value $598,800
Land Area 2.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 32,212
Median Household Income $43,398

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,7032,5202,4362,6503,2503,4453,3603,1202,9203,0793,0412,6932,4041,5331,3701,089906739
Female2,4802,3672,3032,4072,9583,2763,2433,0592,9613,1473,1323,1002,7721,7911,7561,5381,4151,667
Total5,1834,8874,7395,0576,2086,7216,6036,1795,8816,2266,1735,7935,1763,3243,1262,6272,3212,406

Gender

 Male 43,258 49%
 Female 45,372 51%
Gender

Race

 White 51,011 57.6%
 Black Or African American 1,016 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 281 0.3%
 Asian 28,657 32.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 70 0.1%
 Other Race 5,885 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,710 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner929541,6222,2142,1521,3401,036473
Renter8764,0674,2754,3223,6232,1801,9791,007
Total9685,0215,8976,5365,7753,5203,0151,480

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 15,715 49%
 Single Guardian 6,137 19%
 Singles 8,781 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,579 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 22,195 69%
 Households with Kids 10,017 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male527536582508533509509481488463451482518522513486540533578577
Female496504490483515468480435469440444448476495509450507454487518
Total1,0231,0401,0729911,0489779899169579038959309941,0171,0229361,0479871,0651,095

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11214 has a small 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 11214 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11214 real estate data, the median home value of $598,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11214. Rentals in 11214 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 87,676 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 666 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 288 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,539 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,344 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 22,329 63%
 Households Vacant 3,049 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 698 22.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 40 1.3%
 For Sale Only 215 7.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 87 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 249 8.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,758 57.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 927 5%
 1 Bedroom 8,802 44%
 2 Bedroom 6,736 34%
 3+ Bedroom 3,433 17%
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 $43,398 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11214 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11214 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11214 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 11214 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 25,567 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,866 17%
 No Earnings 31,569 46%
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 25,567 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,866 17%
 No Earnings 31,569 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,343 27.7%
 Public transportation 21,051 62.5%
 Taxicab 99 0.3%
 Motorcycle 12 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,372 7.0%
 Worked at Home 811 2.4%
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 8,305 28.6%
 High School Graduate 12,521 43.1%
 Associate's degree 1,434 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 4,857 16.7%
 Master's degree 1,410 4.9%
 Professional school degree 317 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 201 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,246 76.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,867 14.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,207 9.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11214

ZIP Code 11214 is in the New York City Geographic District #21 School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11214.

Brooklyn Studio Secondary School
8310 21st Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Kingsborough Early College School
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 163 Bath Beach
109 Bay 14th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 186 Dr Irving a Gladstone
7601 19th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 200 Benson School
1940 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 748 Brooklyn School for Global Scholars
1664 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 101 the Verrazano
2360 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 128 Bensonhurst
2075 84th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 212 Lady Deborah Moody
87 Bay 49th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Is 281 Joseph B Cavallaro
8787 24th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
New Utrecht High School
1601 80th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
International High School at Lafayette
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
High School of Sports Management
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Life Academy High School for Film and Music
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Expeditionary Learning School for Community Leader
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
St Mary Mother of Jesus/St Frances Cabrini Academy
8401 23rd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshivah Ohel Moshe
7914 Bay Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Block Institute School
376 Bay 44th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gold Material
105 Kings Hwy
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Elite High School
2115 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Block Institute School
376 Bay 44th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Block Institute
376 Bay 44th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sinai Academic Center
2025 79th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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