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
  • 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).

  • Businesses Addresses: 1,432
  • PO Box Addresses: 348
  • Residential Addresses: 22,866
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 11,154
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,712

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 11208 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 11208 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Brooklyn, NY 11208 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 98,225
Population in Households 97,353
Population in Familes 84,436
Population in Group Qrtrs 872
Population Density2 36,296
Diversity Index3 88


Median Household Income $39,677
Average Household Income $57,118
Per Capita Income $17,727


Total Housing Units 33,019 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,418 (22.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 22,583 (68.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,018 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $472,830
Average Home Value $502,507


Total Households 30,001
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 22,613
Average Family Size 4
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.59% 0.47%
Households 0.46% 0.36%
Families 0.39% 0.35%
Median Household Income   3.33%
Per Capita Income   3.7%

Brooklyn, NY 11208 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11208 to the other 1,740 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 9 100th
Population Density # 101 94th
Diversity Index # 34 98th
Median Household Income # 1614 7th
Per Capita Income # 1660 5th

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