Information About 11203

The total estimated population is 84,498. Density is very high at 39,270 persons per square mile.

Races of Residents

Population by Race: Black: 77,249; White: 2,587; Two or More Races: 2,221; Asian: 822; American Indian: 196; Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 31; Other Race: 1,392; Hispanic Population: Hispanic or Latino: 4,109 (5%); Not Hispanic or Latino: 80,389 (95%)

There are 45,759 foreign born residents, of which 57.1% are naturalized citizens.

Most Common Birthplaces

Foreign Born: Jamaica: 11,943; Trinidad & Tobago: 7,137; Haiti: 7,126; Guyana: 5,796; Barbados: 2,515; Panama: 1,255; United Kingdom: 513; U.S. Born: This State: 31,365; South: 4,319; Midwest: 589; Northeast: 378; West: 217;

Most Common Foreign Birthplaces in11203 Most Common US Birthplaces in11203

The sex distribution is 44% male and 56% female. The median age is 35 years.

Age Distribution

There are 4,485 married couples with children and 5,367 single-parent households (761 men, 4,606 women).

The median household income is $37,341 in 1999 dollars.

Median Household Income Comparisons

U.S.: $41,994; New York: $43,393; 11203: $37,341;

18% of the population lives below the poverty line.

Poverty Level Comparisons

U.S.: 12%; New York: 15%; 11203: 18%;

Household Income Distribution

In thousands of dollars.

Work Type and Occupations

Work Type: Private wage and salary: 22,628; Government: 8,093; Self-employed: 1,092; Unpaid family work: 88; Occupation: Service: 9,798; Management, professional, and related: 9,660; Sales and office: 9,432; Office and administrative support: 6,975; Professional and related: 6,879; Healthcare support: 4,363;

Work Types in11203 Common Occupations in11203

The average commute time is 54 minutes to and from work.

Transportation to Work

Public transportation: 20,562; Car or truck (drove alone): 8,006; Car or truck (carpooled): 3,099; Walked: 1,642; Worked at home: 391; Bicycle: 56; Motorcycle: 7;

Transportation to work methods in11203

Educational Attainment

Percent of population in11203.

There are 29,199 housing units, of which 9,296 are single family homes.

Owner vs. Renter Occupied Housing

All Housing Units: Owner: 10,407; Renter: 17,392; Vacant: 1,400; Owner-Occupied: Mortgaged: 8,103; Not Mortgaged: 2,304;

Owner vs. Renter Occupied Housing in11203

The median single family home value is $184,900.

Median Monthly Cost for Mortgaged Homes

U.S.: $1,088; New York: $1,357; 11203: $1,532;

Median Rent for Rental Units

U.S.: $519; New York: $605; 11203: $636;

The average household size is 3 and the median number of rooms in housing units is 4.

Housing Units By Year Built

1939 or earlier: 10,094; 1940 to 1949: 7,543; 1950 to 1959: 5,453; 1960 to 1969: 4,014; 1970 to 1979: 1,350; 1980 to 1989: 365; 1990 to 1994: 146; 1995 to 1998: 197; 1999 to March 2000: 37;

2.1% of homes lack plumbing and 2.3% lack telephone service.

Commonly Used Home Heating Fuel

Utility Gas: 18,213; Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.: 7,324; Electricity: 905; Bottled, tank, or LP gas: 821;

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