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ZIP Code 11228

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Dyker Heights|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (3:07pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.62, -74.01
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11228

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11228. 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 11228. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11228, 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 11228 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11228 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 11228 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 11228 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,788
Population Density 28,428 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,234
Median Home Value $681,700
Land Area 1.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,572
Median Household Income $61,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1541,2111,2401,2901,3631,4101,3451,4621,4971,5571,4771,2831,164808607551438356
Female1,0771,0811,2071,1241,2261,4201,4901,4911,5761,6481,5041,4751,313951738747682825
Total2,2312,2922,4472,4142,5892,8302,8352,9533,0733,2052,9812,7582,4771,7591,3451,2981,1201,181

Gender

 Male 20,213 48%
 Female 21,575 52%
Gender

Race

 White 28,473 68.1%
 Black Or African American 284 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.2%
 Asian 10,214 24.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 2,003 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 719 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner605071,3111,6701,6351,2081,025479
Renter2891,5931,6721,5851,168576501293
Total3492,1002,9833,2552,8031,7841,526772

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,060 52%
 Single Guardian 2,639 17%
 Singles 4,206 27%
 Singles With Roommate 667 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,785 69%
 Households with Kids 4,787 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male225232250217270229218250244276223241267233279238281241251245
Female231193241192216228210216211233250244236244242226232220204238
Total456425491409486457428466455509473485503477521464513461455483

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11228 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 owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11228 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11228 real estate data, the median home value of $681,700 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 11228. Rentals in 11228 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11228 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,609 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 147 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 32 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,568 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,327 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,677 42%
 Households Vacant 2,662 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 346 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 1%
 For Sale Only 79 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 85 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 164 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,959 74%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 196 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,914 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,267 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,938 31%
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 $61,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11228 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 11228 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11228 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 11228 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 14,555 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,315 17%
 No Earnings 15,285 42%
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 14,555 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,315 17%
 No Earnings 15,285 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,769 41.4%
 Public transportation 8,934 47.6%
 Taxicab 41 0.2%
 Motorcycle 37 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,342 7.1%
 Worked at Home 650 3.5%
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 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 3,284 21%
 High School Graduate 6,904 44%
 Associate's degree 1,017 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,577 17%
 Master's degree 1,028 7%
 Professional school degree 560 4%
 Doctorate degree 175 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,400 71.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,485 19.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 662 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11228

ZIP Code 11228 is in the New York City Geographic District #20 School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11228.

Ps 112 Lefferts Park
7115 15th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 127 Mckinley Park
7805 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Jhs 201 the Dyker Heights
8010 12th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 204 Vince Lombardi
8101 15th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Ps 229 Dyker
1400 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Jhs 259 William Mckinley
7301 Ft Hamilton Pky
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #20 School District
Our Lady of Guadalupe School
1518 73rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Bernadette School
1313 83rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Leif Ericson Day School
1037 72nd St
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Poly Prep Country Day School
9216 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Catherine Laboure Special Education Program
21 Bay 11th St
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
St Ephrem School
7415 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11228
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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