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ZIP Code 11220

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sunset Park|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (7:16pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.64, -74.02
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11220

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11220. 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 11220. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11220, 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 11220 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11220 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 11220 are primarily Asian. 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 a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11220 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 99,598
Population Density 55,603 people per sq mi
Housing Units 31,045
Median Home Value $615,300
Land Area 1.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 29,018
Median Household Income $37,580

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3,9523,4233,1193,5154,5785,1124,5744,0133,5303,3522,9872,4092,0001,296955728440325
Female3,6033,2152,8183,1464,0254,8184,1903,6663,4263,3653,0422,6282,1601,4841,2251,010727742
Total7,5556,6385,9376,6618,6039,9308,7647,6796,9566,7176,0295,0374,1602,7802,1801,7381,1671,067

Gender

 Male 50,308 51%
 Female 49,290 49%
Gender

Race

 White 30,492 30.6%
 Black Or African American 2,975 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,045 1.0%
 Asian 41,386 41.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.0%
 Other Race 20,069 20.2%
 Two Or More Races 3,604 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1005931,0601,6331,5481,056673297
Renter1,1114,9615,2204,5543,1081,6751,071358
Total1,2115,5546,2806,1874,6562,7311,744655

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,059 48%
 Single Guardian 7,267 25%
 Singles 5,743 20%
 Singles With Roommate 1,949 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 16,811 58%
 Households with Kids 12,207 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male757750830802733704704652630625575626599694594687694785755852
Female676738702703724639610643599553552546581586571664597633681735
Total1,4331,4881,5321,5051,4571,3431,3141,2951,2291,1781,1271,1721,1801,2801,1651,3511,2911,4181,4361,587

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11220 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 11220 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11220 real estate data, the median home value of $615,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11220 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11220 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11220 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 99,364 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 129 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 99 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,875 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,085 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 22,058 71%
 Households Vacant 2,027 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 633 31%
 Rented & Unoccupied 49 2%
 For Sale Only 192 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 49 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 122 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 982 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,265 6%
 1 Bedroom 5,679 25%
 2 Bedroom 9,742 43%
 3+ Bedroom 6,073 27%
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 $37,580 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11220 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11220 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11220 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 11220 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 11220 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 29,742 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,138 25%
 No Earnings 30,380 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 29,742 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 20,138 25%
 No Earnings 30,380 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,635 21.8%
 Public transportation 25,654 58.1%
 Taxicab 129 0.3%
 Motorcycle 61 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7,615 17.2%
 Worked at Home 1,085 2.5%
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 16,769 49.5%
 High School Graduate 9,766 28.8%
 Associate's degree 1,472 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 4,085 12.1%
 Master's degree 1,265 3.7%
 Professional school degree 321 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 218 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 16,414 81.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,499 7.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 2,311 11.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11220

ZIP Code 11220 is in the New York City Geographic District #15 School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11220.

Ps 1 the Bergen
309 47th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #15 School District
Ps 94 the Henry Longfellow
5010 6th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #15 School District
Jhs 220 John J Pershing
4812 9th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 69 Vincent D Grippo School
6302 9th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 506 the School of Journalism and Technology
330 59th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 503 the School of Discovery
330 59th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 971
6214 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
High School of Telecommunications Arts and Technol
350 67th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
St Agatha School
736 48th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Elementary School
5902 6th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tomer Dvora School
4500 9th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Al Madrasa Al Islamiya
5224 3rd Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bay Ridge Christian Academy
6324 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gateway City Academy
257 Bay Ridge Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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