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ZIP Code 10470

Primary City:Bronx, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Wakefield|The Bronx
County: Bronx County
Timezone: Eastern (5:19am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.90, -73.86
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10470. 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 10470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10470, 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:
Bronx, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 10470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10470 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 10470 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. 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 10470 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,293
Population Density 10,734 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,882
Median Home Value $401,200
Land Area 1.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,390
Median Household Income $58,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5461467928
5-9442417859
10-14438450888
15-19480455935
20-244905301,020
25-296677911,458
30-345736241,197
35-395205841,104
40-444866091,095
45-495775601,137
50-54478502980
55-59382450832
60-64316348664
65-69231352583
70-74213310523
75-79177269446
80-84112206318
85 Plus93233326

Gender

 Male 7,136 47%
 Female 8,157 53%
Gender

Race

 White 7,411 48.5%
 Black Or African American 5,477 35.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 120 0.8%
 Asian 553 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 1,206 7.9%
 Two Or More Races 522 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411183194
25-341631,0641,227
35-443309231,253
45-544408201,260
55-64364566930
65-74359361720
75-84279276555
85 Plus103148251

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,984 31%
 Single Guardian 1,639 26%
 Singles 2,254 35%
 Singles With Roommate 513 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,601 72%
 Households with Kids 1,789 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1107110217
28089169
39286178
49588183
58594179
69480174
78472156
87390163
910681187
108087167
119199190
1287102189
138674160
149488182
1510090190
169894192
179290182
18109103212
198178159
209091181

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10470 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 10470 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 10470 real estate data, the median home value of $401,200 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 10470. Rentals in 10470 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 10470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,202 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 42 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,325 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 724 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,341 63%
 Households Vacant 492 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 260 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 4%
 For Sale Only 49 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 44 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 194 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,528 42%
 2 Bedroom 1,256 34%
 3+ Bedroom 679 19%
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 $58,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10470 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 10470 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 10470 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 10470 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 5,655 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,273 19%
 No Earnings 4,121 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 5,655 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,273 19%
 No Earnings 4,121 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,989 42.8%
 Public transportation 3,129 44.8%
 Taxicab 13 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 607 8.7%
 Worked at Home 239 3.4%
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 726 14.8%
 High School Graduate 2,740 55.8%
 Associate's degree 222 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 707 14.4%
 Master's degree 302 6.1%
 Professional school degree 177 3.6%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,736 67.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 656 25.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 178 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10470

ZIP Code 10470 is in the New York City Geographic District #11 School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10470.

Ps 16 Wakefield
4550 Carpenter Ave
Bronx, NY 10470
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #11 School District
Ps 19 Judith K Weiss
4318 Katonah Ave
Bronx, NY 10470
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #11 School District
St Barnabas High School
425 E 240th St
Bronx, NY 10470
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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