Long Island City, NY 11101 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11101: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Long Island City, NY 11101

Acceptable Alternative
Astoria, NY 11101
Long Is City, NY 11101

Not Acceptable, USPS
Queens, NY 11101

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 3,891
  • Single Family Addresses: 988
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 13,234
  • County: Queens County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.748, Longitude -73.939
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Long Island City, NY 11101 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 33,710
Population in Households 33,091
Population in Familes 21,822
Population in Group Qrtrs 619
Population Density1 12,043
Diversity Index2 85


Total Households 14,316
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 7,002
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,946 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,460 (14.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,856 (70.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,630 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $676,966
Average Home Value $707,490


Median Household Income $58,133
Average Household Income $98,346
Per Capita Income $42,022
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.16% 2.24%
Households 3.45% 2.32%
Families 2.65% 1.92%
Median Household Income   4.25%
Per Capita Income   2.52%
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.

Long Island City, NY 11101 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11101 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 # 186 89th
Population Density1 # 168 90th
Diversity Index2 # 55 97th
Median Household Income # 715 59th
Per Capita Income # 291 83rd

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