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ZIP Code 11234

Primary City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bergen Beach
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (3:18pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.61, -73.89
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11234

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11234. 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 11234. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11234, 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 11234 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11234 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 11234 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11234 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 87,757
Population Density 11,627 people per sq mi
Housing Units 33,714
Median Home Value $488,200
Land Area 7.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.83 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 31,213
Median Household Income $68,431

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
Male2,6532,7582,8372,9272,9592,6032,4402,5842,5682,8013,0062,7732,4811,6261,150839620604
Female2,6252,7732,8443,0542,9882,8822,8663,0913,2363,5983,8813,4523,1022,0201,5641,2921,1181,142
Total5,2785,5315,6815,9815,9475,4855,3065,6755,8046,3996,8876,2255,5833,6462,7142,1311,7381,746

Gender

 Male 40,229 46%
 Female 47,528 54%
Gender

Race

 White 41,975 47.8%
 Black Or African American 37,024 42.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 252 0.3%
 Asian 4,109 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 20 0.0%
 Other Race 2,439 2.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,938 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1641,4963,1894,8734,8532,7401,726724
Renter3741,9902,4632,4971,9451,092671416
Total5383,4865,6527,3706,7983,8322,3971,140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,554 47%
 Single Guardian 8,190 26%
 Singles 7,530 24%
 Singles With Roommate 939 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 20,063 64%
 Households with Kids 11,150 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male541544514543567511556546578577546563581570599616586585541634
Female518518494551549543574552555568569555551601605547678633591582
Total1,0591,0621,0081,0941,1161,0541,1301,0981,1331,1451,1151,1181,1321,1711,2041,1631,2641,2181,1321,216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11234 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11234 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 11234 real estate data, the median home value of $488,200 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 11234. Rentals in 11234 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11234 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 87,660 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 82 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 14,829 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,936 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,448 34%
 Households Vacant 2,501 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 482 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 62 2%
 For Sale Only 280 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 71 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,491 60%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 512 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,567 24%
 2 Bedroom 4,612 44%
 3+ Bedroom 2,844 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 $68,431 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11234 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 11234 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 11234 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 32,360 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,590 21%
 No Earnings 26,854 36%
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 32,360 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,590 21%
 No Earnings 26,854 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,888 51.1%
 Public transportation 17,514 40.9%
 Taxicab 76 0.2%
 Motorcycle 10 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,029 4.7%
 Worked at Home 1,277 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 3,288 11.7%
 High School Graduate 14,251 50.5%
 Associate's degree 2,463 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 5,596 19.8%
 Master's degree 1,841 6.5%
 Professional school degree 581 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 184 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 12,466 67.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 4,673 25.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,358 7.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11234

ZIP Code 11234 is in the New York City Geographic District #22 School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11234.

Jhs 78 Roy H Mann
1420 East 68th St
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 207 Elizabeth G Leary
4011 Fillmore Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 222 Katherine R Snyder
3301 Quentin Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 236 Mill Basin
6302 Ave U
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 312 Bergen Beach
7103 Ave T
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 203 the School for Future Leaders
5101 Ave M
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 251 Paerdegat
1037 East 54th St
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Ps 326
1800 Utica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #22 School District
Mary Queen of Heaven School
1326 E 57th St
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Midwood Catholic Academy
1501 Hendrickson St
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Bernard Elementary School
2030 E 69th St
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshivah of Crown Heights
6363 Avenue U
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Scholar Skills Christian Academy
4705 Avenue N
Brooklyn, NY 11234
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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