Borough Of Brooklyn NY Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Borough Of Brooklyn, NY

The Borough Of Brooklyn is a County Subdivision of Kings County. The subdivision has a Z1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Borough Of Brooklyn is a nonfunctioning county subdivision.

Also See: Kings County Data | Cities in Kings County | County Subdivisions in Kings County

Borough Of Brooklyn Boundary Map


Borough Of Brooklyn Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,688,928
Population in Households 2,653,780
Population in Familes 2,082,509
Population in Group Qrtrs 35,148
Population Density1 37,971
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 975,502
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 601,775
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,072,268 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 264,662 (24.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 710,840 (66.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 96,766 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $613,252
Average Home Value $660,847


Median Household Income $48,630
Average Household Income $73,944
Per Capita Income $27,177
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.98% 0.99%
Households 0.86% 0.91%
Families 0.67% 0.8%
Median Household Income   1.86%
Per Capita Income   2.62%
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.