11221 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to BROOKLYN, NY 11221

11221 is a densely populated, upscale urban zip code in Brooklyn, New York. Median household income here ($22,305) is significantly lower than US average ($56,604). The population is racially diverse, and mostly single. At $563,100 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 $34,513/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 11221 is $25,313.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 11221 earn an average of $25,180/year. Women earn only $22,648/year.

21,043 people in 11221 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 11221? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living in 11221 is 43.8 minutes!

The median age here is 32. There are 37,205 men and 41,690 women. The median age for men is 31 while for women the median age is 33.

To give you a sense of the community, 41,414 people (out of the 78,895 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 24,721 homes, and 1,054 businesses every day. 1,771 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

11221 Zip code is located in the Eastern time zone at 41 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Naples, Italy!) and -74 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 55 feet above sea level.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 78,895
  • White Population: 15,693
  • Black Population: 46,623
  • Hispanic Population: 31,166
  • Asian Population: 2,010
  • Hawaiian Population: 287
  • Indian Population: 1,471
  • Male Population: 37,205
  • Female Population: 41,690
  • Median Age: 32
  • Median Age of Males: 31
  • 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: 55 feet above sea level
  • Area code: 718
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 20,668
  • Drive alone: 4,321
  • Carpool: 1,470
  • Public transit: 12,942
  • Ride bikes or walk: 1,771

  • Average commute time: 43.8 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 178
  •    5 - 9: 451
  •    10 - 14: 901
  •    15 - 19: 1,450
  •    20 - 24: 1,680
  •    25 - 29: 503
  •    30 - 34: 3,741
  •    35 - 39: 628
  •    40 - 44: 1,183
  •    45 - 59: 4,326
  •    60 - 89: 4,018
  •    90 plus: 1,609
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $563,100
  • Average Annual Household Income: $36,577
  • Businesses: 566
  • Employees: 4,384
  • Annual Payroll: $117,956,000
  • Average Family Income: $34,513
  • Median Family Income: $22,305
  • Average Income for Men: $25,180
  • Average Income for Women: $22,648
  • Other Stuff

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

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Schools in 11221 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Brooklyn Excelsior Charter School
856 Quincy St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 246-5681
P.S. 106 Edward Everett Hale
1314 Putnam Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0261
P.S. 25 Eubie Blake School
787 Lafayette Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2336
P.S. 26 Jesse Owens School
1014 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-5707
P.S. 274 Kosciusko School
800 Bushwick Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0273
P.S. 299 Thomas Warren Field School
88 Woodbine Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0301
P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell School
616 Quincy Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2373
P.S. 309 George E. Wibecan School
794 Monroe Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2381
P.S. 377 Alejandina Benitez De Gautier
200 Woodbine Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0325
P.S. 44 Marcus Garvey
432 Monroe Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 834-6939
P.S. 75 Mayda Cortiella School
95 Grove Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0244
P.S. 81 Thaddeus Stevens School
990 Dekalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2365
Middle Schools
Frederick Douglass Acad Iv Secondary School
1014 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2820
I.S. 291 Roland Hayes
231 Palmetto Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-0361
I.S. 347 School Of Humanities
35 Starr Street
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 821-4248
J.H.S. 57 White Law Reid
125 Stuyvesant Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2357
M.S. 143 Performing & Fine Arts
800 Gates Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2424
M.S. 267 Math Science & Technology Institute
800 Gates Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2319
M.S. 385 Business Finance & Entrepreneurship
125 Stuyvesant Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 602-3271
High Schools
Acorn High School For Social Justice
1396 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-1256
Ebc For Public Service Bushwick
1155 Dekalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 452-3440
Other Schools
Bushwick Community High School
231 Palmetto St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 443-3083
Ella Mcqueen Residential Center
41 Howard Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2911

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Sex Offender Information

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In the 11221 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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