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ZIP Code 11691

Primary City:Far Rockaway, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bayswater|Queens
County: Queens County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44pm)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -73.76
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11691

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11691. 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 11691. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11691, 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:
Far Rockaway, NY
Unacceptable:
Queens

Stats and Demographics for the 11691 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11691 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 11691 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11691 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 60,035
Population Density 21,185 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,160
Median Home Value $448,200
Land Area 2.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19,518
Median Household Income $39,409

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,7882,3892,3342,5132,1192,0311,7741,6381,5361,6331,6711,4861,222880805580423338
Female2,6262,3692,2342,3382,2982,2502,2161,9842,0562,0071,8851,7881,4381,1381,068819679682
Total5,4144,7584,5684,8514,4174,2813,9903,6223,5923,6403,5563,2742,6602,0181,8731,3991,1021,020

Gender

 Male 28,160 47%
 Female 31,875 53%
Gender

Race

 White 18,605 31.0%
 Black Or African American 30,103 50.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 475 0.8%
 Asian 1,197 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 62 0.1%
 Other Race 7,220 12.0%
 Two Or More Races 2,373 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner484718591,0701,080621323123
Renter6392,7953,0742,9212,2481,6771,135434
Total6873,2663,9333,9913,3282,2981,458557

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,454 33%
 Single Guardian 6,655 34%
 Singles 5,643 29%
 Singles With Roommate 766 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,146 57%
 Households with Kids 8,372 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male556587538553490484464471480463458480445488488482527512504463
Female526544523461513441438483494475423424463449498499458391492472
Total1,0821,1311,0611,0141,003925902954974938881904908937986981985903996935

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11691 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11691 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 11691 real estate data, the median home value of $448,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11691 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11691 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11691 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 57,204 95.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2,484 4.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 36 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 311 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,692 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 903 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 14,923 71%
 Households Vacant 1,642 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 900 54.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 2.7%
 For Sale Only 272 16.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 2.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 372 22.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,541 11%
 1 Bedroom 4,652 33%
 2 Bedroom 4,514 32%
 3+ Bedroom 3,410 24%
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 $39,409 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11691 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11691 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11691 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 11691 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 11691 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 16,301 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,614 19%
 No Earnings 19,913 44%
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 16,301 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,614 19%
 No Earnings 19,913 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,189 41.3%
 Public transportation 9,778 43.9%
 Taxicab 110 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,690 12.1%
 Worked at Home 504 2.3%
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 4,706 30%
 High School Graduate 7,073 45%
 Associate's degree 741 5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,861 12%
 Master's degree 930 6%
 Professional school degree 312 2%
 Doctorate degree 169 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,356 64.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 3,773 25.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,438 9.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11691

ZIP Code 11691 is in the New York City Geographic District #27 School District. There are 25 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11691.

Acadey of Medical Technology - a College Board School
8 21 Bay 25th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Peninsula Preparatory Academy Charter School
611 Beach 19th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Peninsula Preparatory Academy Charter School
Ms 53 Brian Piccolo
1045 Nameoke St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 104 the Bays Water
2601 Mott Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 105 the Bay School
420 Beach 51st St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 106
180 Beach 35th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 43
160 Beach 29th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 197 the Ocean School
825 Hicksville Rd
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 215 Lucretia Mott
535 Briar Place
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Ps 253
1307 Central Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Kappa VI
8 21 Bay 25th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Village Academy
1045 Nameoke St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Wave Preparatory Elementary School
535 Briar Place
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Challenge Preparatory Charter School
710 Hartman Ln
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Challenge Preparatory Charter School District
Frederick Douglass Academy VI High School
8 21 Bay 25th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Queens High School for Information, Research and T
8 21 Bay 25th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #27 School District
Torah Academy for Girls
444 Beach 6th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Yeshiva of Far Rockaway
802 Hicksville Rd
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Hebrew Kindergarten & Infants Home
310 Beach 20th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
World Harvest Deliverance Center Christian Academy
1521 Central Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Talmud Torah Siach Yitzchok
1513 Central Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Torah Academy High School for Girls
636 Lanett Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Bnos Bais Yaakov / Tichon Meir Moshe
613 Beach 9th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Chochma Reishis
1513 Central Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Church of God Christian Academy
1332 Central Ave 1336
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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