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ZIP Code 11223

Post Office City:Brooklyn, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Bensonhurst|Brooklyn
County: Kings County
Timezone: Eastern (9:44am)
Area code: 212 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -73.97
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11223

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 11223. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 11223 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:
Brooklyn, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11223 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11223 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 11223 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 a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11223 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 78,731
Population Density 37,956 people per sq mi
Housing Units 32,407
Median Home Value $613,000
Land Area 2.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28,421
Median Household Income $41,328

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,7652,5825,347
5-92,5112,3684,879
10-142,4752,3724,847
15-192,6982,4815,179
20-242,9782,9005,878
25-292,9903,0156,005
30-342,6672,5185,185
35-392,5222,5925,114
40-442,3822,3804,762
45-492,4302,8215,251
50-542,4972,7425,239
55-592,2992,6444,943
60-642,1112,4304,541
65-691,2681,5482,816
70-741,2661,5702,836
75-799541,2822,236
80-847621,1481,910
85 Plus6091,1541,763

Gender

 Male 38,184 48%
 Female 40,547 52%
Gender

Race

 White 52,060 66.1%
 Black Or African American 3,287 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 288 0.4%
 Asian 16,631 21.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.0%
 Other Race 4,838 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,603 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24107849956
25-348153,4894,304
35-441,5593,3644,923
45-541,9823,5935,575
55-642,0983,1565,254
65-741,3402,0443,384
75-841,1021,6272,729
85 Plus4838131,296

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14,135 50%
 Single Guardian 5,438 19%
 Singles 7,662 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,186 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 19,217 68%
 Households with Kids 9,204 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15445321,076
25245151,039
35485121,060
45374701,007
55215051,026
6489505994
7486436922
8519449968
9496473969
105374911,028
11473463936
12454495949
13477476953
14534447981
15483510993
165344931,027
175664631,029
185374891,026
195785261,104
205545051,059

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11223 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 11223 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11223 real estate data, the median home value of $613,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11223. Rentals in 11223 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 11223 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 78,661 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 48 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,184 16%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,302 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 18,935 58%
 Households Vacant 3,986 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 622 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 1%
 For Sale Only 238 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 178 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 2,854 72%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 925 6%
 1 Bedroom 7,267 44%
 2 Bedroom 5,893 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,491 15%
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 $41,328 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11223 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 11223 is unusual in that "Public transportation" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 11223 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 11223 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 21,570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,216 17%
 No Earnings 28,189 47%
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 21,570 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,216 17%
 No Earnings 28,189 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,054 31.8%
 Public transportation 16,035 56.3%
 Taxicab 48 0.2%
 Motorcycle 27 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,743 9.6%
 Worked at Home 583 2.0%
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.

For more information, see New York, NY public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 12,096 23.2%
 High School Graduate 24,184 46.4%
 Associate's degree 3,259 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 8,283 15.9%
 Master's degree 3,327 6.4%
 Professional school degree 612 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 385 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,813 57.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 4,783 35.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 931 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11223

ZIP Code 11223 is in the following school districts: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District, New York City Geographic District #21 School District, and Private. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11223.

Ps 721 Brooklyn Occupational Training Center
64 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
Ps 95 Gravesend (the)
345 Van Sicklen St
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 97 Highlawn (the)
1855 Stillwell Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 215 Morris H Weiss
415 Ave S
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 216 Arturo Toscanini
350 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Is 228 David a Boody
228 Ave S
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Ps 238 Anne Sullivan
1633 E 8th St
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
John Dewey High School
50 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New York City Geographic District #21 School District
Torah Academy High School
2066 E 9th St
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
B'Not Rachel High School for Girls
1950 E 7th St
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Yeshivat Darche Eres Inc
49 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gesher Yehuda
49 Avenue T
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mirrer Yeshiva Educational Institute
1791 Ocean Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Yeshiva Ateret Torah
901 Quentin Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy
385 Avenue W
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Big Apple Academy
2937 86th St
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stillwell Ave Prep & Nursery School
1990 Stillwell Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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