Brooklyn, NY 11236 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11236: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Brooklyn, NY 11236

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,461
  • Single Family Addresses: 18,780
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,784
  • County: Kings County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.64, Longitude -73.904
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Brooklyn, NY 11236 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 99,778
Daytime Population: Workers 22,002
Daytime Population: Residents 52,292
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 74,294
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 98,518
Population in Familes 84,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,260
Population Density2 21,610
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $59,497
Average Household Income $76,122
Per Capita Income $25,885


Total Housing Units 35,551 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,761 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,742 (52.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,048 ( 5.8%)
Median Home Value $493,303
Average Home Value $509,344


Total Households 33,503
Average Household Size 2.94
Family Households 24,697
Average Family Size 3
  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 0.7% 0.83%
Households 0.59% 0.75%
Families 0.49% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.27%

Brooklyn, NY 11236 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11236 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 # 8 100th
Population Density # 132 92nd
Diversity Index # 477 73rd
Median Household Income # 746 57th
Per Capita Income # 1187 32nd

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