11208 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to BROOKLYN, NY 11208

11208 is a densely populated, upscale urban zip code in Brooklyn, New York. Median household income here ($27,078) is significantly lower than US average ($56,604). The population is racially diverse, and mostly single. At $468,000 the average home value here is a bit higher than average for the New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island metro area, so this probably isn't the place to look for housing bargains.

The average family income here is $37,327/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 11208 is $28,170.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 11208 earn an average of $25,289/year. Women earn only $22,825/year.

25,555 people in 11208 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 11208? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living in 11208 is 48.4 minutes!

The median age here is 31. There are 44,378 men and 50,091 women. The median age for men is 29 while for women the median age is 33.

To give you a sense of the community, 50,367 people (out of the 94,469 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 22,493 homes, and 1,335 businesses every day. 1,735 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

11208 Zip code is located in the Eastern time zone at 41 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Porto, Portugal!) and -74 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 29 feet above sea levell.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 94,469
  • White Population: 17,103
  • Black Population: 47,328
  • Hispanic Population: 40,645
  • Asian Population: 8,968
  • Hawaiian Population: 388
  • Indian Population: 1,881
  • Male Population: 44,378
  • Female Population: 50,091
  • Median Age: 31
  • Median Age of Males: 29
  • Median Age of Females: 33
  • Geography

  • Region: Northeast
  • Division: Middle Atlantic
  • State: New York
  • CSA Name: New York-Newark-Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island NY-NJ-PA
  • County: Kings
  • City: Brooklyn
  • Longitude: -73.9
  • Latitude: 40.7
  • Elevation: 29 feet above sea levele
  • Area code: 718
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 25,162
  • Drive alone: 6,114
  • Carpool: 2,304
  • Public transit: 14,928
  • Ride bikes or walk: 1,735

  • Average commute time: 48.4 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 293
  •    5 - 9: 653
  •    10 - 14: 1,073
  •    15 - 19: 1,671
  •    20 - 24: 1,827
  •    25 - 29: 616
  •    30 - 34: 3,372
  •    35 - 39: 523
  •    40 - 44: 1,208
  •    45 - 59: 5,366
  •    60 - 89: 5,645
  •    90 plus: 2,915
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $468,000
  • Average Annual Household Income: $35,437
  • Businesses: 791
  • Employees: 9,436
  • Annual Payroll: $331,801,000
  • Average Family Income: $37,327
  • Median Family Income: $27,078
  • Average Income for Men: $25,289
  • Average Income for Women: $22,825
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 047
  • State FIPS Code: 36

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Schools in 11208 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
P.S. 108 Sal Abbracciamento School
200 Linwood Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 277-7010
P.S. 159 Pitkin School
2781 Pitkin Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 277-4828
P.S. 202 Ernest S. Jenkyns School
982 Hegeman Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 649-7880
P.S. 214 Michael Friedsam School
2944 Pitkin Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-1740
P.S. 224 Hale A. Woodruff School
755 Wortman Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 235-3600
P.S. 345 Patrolman Robert Bolden
111 Berriman Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-8387
P.S. 72 Annette P. Goldman School
605 Shepherd Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 345-4100
P.S. 7 Abraham Lincoln School
858 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-3600
P.S. 89 Cypress Hills
350 Linwood St
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 277-5044
The Little Red School House
158 Richmond Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 277-4821
Middle Schools
I.S. 171 Abraham Lincoln
528 Ridgewood Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-0111
J.H.S. 218 J. P. Sinnott
370 Fountain Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-9050
J.H.S. 302 Rafael Cordero School
350 Linwood Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-9500
High Schools
East New York Transit Technical H S
1 Wells Street
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-5204
Franklin K. Lane High School
999 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-2100

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Sex Offender Information

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In the 11208 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.criminaljustice.state.ny.us/nsor/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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