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ZIP Code 10031

Post Office City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hamilton Heights|Uptown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (10:39am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.83, -73.95
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10031

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 10031. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 10031 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
New York, NY
Unacceptable:
Hamilton Grange, Manhattan, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10031 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10031 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 10031 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 small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10031 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 56,438
Population Density 86,722 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22,604
Median Home Value $369,800
Land Area 0.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 20,638
Median Household Income $37,655

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5531,5003,053
5-91,4921,3492,841
10-141,5581,5283,086
15-192,0851,8553,940
20-242,9312,7575,688
25-293,0702,9826,052
30-342,4782,2674,745
35-392,0631,9033,966
40-442,0061,9103,916
45-491,8751,9983,873
50-541,6341,8943,528
55-591,3921,6873,079
60-641,1241,4762,600
65-697741,1271,901
70-746139761,589
75-794066481,054
80-84228569797
85 Plus209521730

Gender

 Male 27,491 49%
 Female 28,947 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,020 24.8%
 Black Or African American 18,908 33.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 752 1.3%
 Asian 1,384 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.1%
 Other Race 17,517 31.0%
 Two Or More Races 3,819 6.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24251,0821,107
25-342233,6923,915
35-444583,4423,900
45-544753,7194,194
55-644352,9933,428
65-742881,9852,273
75-841721,1031,275
85 Plus60486546

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,502 22%
 Single Guardian 7,009 34%
 Singles 6,426 31%
 Singles With Roommate 2,701 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,365 70%
 Households with Kids 6,273 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1321321642
2286285571
3304303607
4308279587
5312255567
6279256535
7304290594
8285248533
9312300612
10278315593
11314287601
12283299582
13337300637
14346327673
15405312717
16366348714
17416381797
18411402813
19487412899
205084931,001

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10031 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10031 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10031 real estate data, the median home value of $369,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10031 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10031 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 10031 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see New York, NY real estate.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 56,036 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 16 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 386 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,175 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 961 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 18,502 82%
 Households Vacant 1,966 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,014 51.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 61 3.1%
 For Sale Only 150 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 3.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 613 31.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,585 9%
 1 Bedroom 4,928 27%
 2 Bedroom 6,665 36%
 3+ Bedroom 5,295 29%
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 $37,655 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10031 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10031 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10031 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 10031 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 18,898 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,590 26%
 No Earnings 17,850 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 18,898 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 12,590 26%
 No Earnings 17,850 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,681 9.7%
 Public transportation 21,090 76.3%
 Taxicab 190 0.7%
 Motorcycle 28 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,897 6.9%
 Worked at Home 1,755 6.3%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 11,054 27%
 High School Graduate 15,018 37%
 Associate's degree 1,938 5%
 Bachelor's degree 7,171 18%
 Master's degree 3,879 10%
 Professional school degree 839 2%
 Doctorate degree 397 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,373 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,036 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 857 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10031

ZIP Code 10031 is in the following school districts: New Heights Academy Charter School, New York City Geographic District # 5 School District, and New York City Geographic District # 6 School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10031.

New Heights Academy Charter School
1818 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: New Heights Academy Charter School
New Design Middle School
625 W 133rd St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
Ps 153 Adam Clayton Powell
1750 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps 192 Jacob H Schiff
500 W 138th St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps/Is 210 21st Century Academy for Community Ldership
501-503 W 152nd St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Ps 325
500 W 138th St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Hamilton Heights School
1750 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
Hamilton Grange Middle School
500 W 138th St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District
High School Math Science and Engineering at Ccny
240 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 5 School District
A Philip Randolph Campus High School
433 W 135th St
New York, NY 10031
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 6 School District

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