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ZIP Code 11421

Primary City:Woodhaven, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Woodhaven|Queens
County: Queens County
Timezone: Eastern (8:51am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.69, -73.86
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11421

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11421. 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 11421. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11421, 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:
Woodhaven, NY
Acceptable:
Jamaica
Unacceptable:
Queens

Stats and Demographics for the 11421 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11421 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 11421 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 small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11421 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,127
Population Density 30,376 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,695
Median Home Value $414,700
Land Area 1.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,845
Median Household Income $60,897

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2861,2761,3691,5271,5631,4951,4621,4321,4911,4911,3401,137899569403244177151
Female1,1851,1621,3091,3961,5031,5471,3611,4371,5251,5381,4521,221992739481336299332
Total2,4712,4382,6782,9233,0663,0422,8232,8693,0163,0292,7922,3581,8911,308884580476483

Gender

 Male 19,312 49%
 Female 19,815 51%
Gender

Race

 White 16,907 43.2%
 Black Or African American 3,047 7.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 504 1.3%
 Asian 6,153 15.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 9,921 25.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,569 6.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner625001,1081,5731,352693399210
Renter2661,2461,5581,40586737115976
Total3281,7462,6662,9782,2191,064558286

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,789 49%
 Single Guardian 3,327 28%
 Singles 2,169 18%
 Singles With Roommate 560 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,698 57%
 Households with Kids 5,147 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male258260255240268249274231254267247271289295293300321287326339
Female217255255229247230225221239261277251244276253265299273306323
Total475515510469515479499452493528524522533571546565620560632662

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11421 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11421 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11421 real estate data, the median home value of $414,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11421 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11421 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11421 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,108 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 19 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,242 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,655 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,948 47%
 Households Vacant 850 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 334 39.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.6%
 For Sale Only 182 21.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 5.3%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 247 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 108 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,241 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,467 43%
 3+ Bedroom 1,884 33%
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 $60,897 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11421 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 11421 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11421 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 11421 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 15,023 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,954 21%
 No Earnings 11,396 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 15,023 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,954 21%
 No Earnings 11,396 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,859 35.4%
 Public transportation 10,887 56.2%
 Taxicab 55 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,033 5.3%
 Worked at Home 548 2.8%
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 3,009 23.2%
 High School Graduate 6,534 50.4%
 Associate's degree 1,050 8.1%
 Bachelor's degree 1,693 13.0%
 Master's degree 527 4.1%
 Professional school degree 121 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 41 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,324 73.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,251 14.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,001 11.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11421

ZIP Code 11421 is in the New York City Geographic District #27 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11421.

Ps 60 Woodhaven
9102 88th Ave
Woodhaven, NY 11421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 97 Forest Park
8552 85th St
Woodhaven, NY 11421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
New York City Academy for Discovery
9516 89th Ave
Woodhaven, NY 11421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
St Thomas the Apostle
8749 87th St
Woodhaven, NY 11421
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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