New York, NY 10021 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 10021: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
New York, NY 10021

Not Acceptable, USPS
Manhattan, NY 10021
New York City, NY 10021
Ny, NY 10021
Ny City, NY 10021
Nyc, NY 10021

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,784
  • Single Family Addresses: 433
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 22,593
  • County: New York County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.768, Longitude -73.961
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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New York, NY 10021 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 46,522
Population in Households 45,212
Population in Familes 25,606
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,310
Population Density1 51,061
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 26,003
Average Household Size 1.74
Family Households 9,442
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29,911 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,020 (33.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,983 (53.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,908 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $997,343


Median Household Income $110,682
Average Household Income $176,072
Per Capita Income $99,300
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.72% 0.7%
Households 0.6% 0.65%
Families 0.26% 0.46%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

New York, NY 10021 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 10021 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 95 95th
Population Density1 # 69 96th
Diversity Index2 # 598 66th
Median Household Income # 100 94th
Per Capita Income # 15 99th

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