Brooklyn, NY 11208 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11208: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Brooklyn, NY 11208

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,424
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,752
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 11,102
  • County: Kings County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.674, Longitude -73.873
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 11208 has segments in 2 Counties (Kings, Queens).

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Brooklyn, NY 11208 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 96,763
Daytime Population: Workers 19,483
Daytime Population: Residents 61,407
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 80,890
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 95,903
Population in Familes 82,765
Population in Group Qrtrs 860
Population Density2 35,877
Diversity Index3 88


Median Household Income $38,078
Average Household Income $54,099
Per Capita Income $16,855


Total Housing Units 33,026 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,297 (22.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,346 (67.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,383 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $461,933
Average Home Value $482,928


Total Households 29,643
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 22,311
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.51% 0.71%
Households 0.42% 0.64%
Families 0.31% 0.58%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Brooklyn, NY 11208 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11208 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 11 99th
Population Density # 102 94th
Diversity Index # 36 98th
Median Household Income # 1621 7th
Per Capita Income # 1668 4th

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