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ZIP Code 10038

Primary City:New York, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: City Hall|Downtown|Manhattan
County: New York County
Timezone: Eastern (8:11am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.710, -74.003
ZIP (~1000 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10038. 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 10038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10038, 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:
New York, NY
Acceptable:
Peck Slip
Unacceptable:
Manhattan, Nyc

Stats and Demographics for the 10038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10038 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 10038 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10038 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,300
Population Density 68,214 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,211
Median Home Value $616,300
Land Area 0.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,410
Median Household Income $66,074

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5404351755
5-9296271567
10-14293256549
15-195568771,433
20-241,2391,5652,804
25-291,4831,6183,101
30-341,0129421,954
35-397266411,367
40-445715301,101
45-495114891,000
50-54436457893
55-59404562966
60-64397533930
65-69257350607
70-74226384610
75-79222325547
80-84183349532
85 Plus194390584

Gender

 Male 9,410 46%
 Female 10,890 54%
Gender

Race

 White 10,819 53.3%
 Black Or African American 1,630 8.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.2%
 Asian 6,068 29.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,021 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 703 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2447800847
25-343172,3242,641
35-444449841,428
45-543617911,152
55-644477621,209
65-74306511817
75-84264554818
85 Plus184314498

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,451 26%
 Single Guardian 1,357 14%
 Singles 3,777 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,825 19%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,065 86%
 Households with Kids 1,345 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16972141
28476160
38158139
47560135
56158119
67639115
75465119
8435699
96253115
105858116
115945104
125844102
135752109
146157118
155462116
165762119
176069129
18168305473
19217379596
20186257443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10038 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10038 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 10038 real estate data, the median home value of $616,300 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 10038. Rentals in 10038 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 10038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,671 92.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 7 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,533 7.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 89 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,102 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,268 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,040 69%
 Households Vacant 801 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 362 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 42 5%
 For Sale Only 48 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 193 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,164 17%
 1 Bedroom 2,677 38%
 2 Bedroom 2,146 31%
 3+ Bedroom 985 14%
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 $66,074 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 10038 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 10038 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10038 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 10038 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 10038 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,032 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,316 24%
 No Earnings 5,559 31%
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 8,032 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,316 24%
 No Earnings 5,559 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 344 3%
 Public transportation 5,924 54%
 Taxicab 179 2%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,079 37%
 Worked at Home 536 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 712 11%
 High School Graduate 1,264 20%
 Associate's degree 155 2%
 Bachelor's degree 2,427 38%
 Master's degree 1,008 16%
 Professional school degree 692 11%
 Doctorate degree 117 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,453 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 311 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10038

ZIP Code 10038 is in the New York City Geographic District # 2 School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10038.

Ps 1 Alfred E Smith
8 Henry St
New York, NY 10038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Ps 126 Jacob August Riis
80 Catherine St
New York, NY 10038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Murry Bergtraum High School for Business Careers
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Downtown Little School
15 Dutch St Frnt a
New York, NY 10038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Blue School
241 Water St
New York, NY 10038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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