The 11106 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Astoria, NY (Queens County) in the U.S. The current population estimate is 37,690. In this New York region, an estimated 86.7% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $40,829. The median age in the 11106 ZIP Code is 35.8 years, with 16.5% of residents aged 62 years and older. The median household income is at $68,530, while an estimated 9% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line.
In ZIP Code 11106, 86.7% of the population graduated high school, while 50.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 7.5% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 18.0% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 19.9% in this Queens County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||7.5%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||5.7%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||19.9%|
|Some college, no degree||10.6%|
|Graduate or professional degree||18.0%|
Residents of ZIP Code 11106 are younger than average. The median age of 35.8 years in ZIP Code 11106 is approximately 6.04% lower than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 85.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 16.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 26.7% of the population in 11106 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 16.0% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.3% of 11106 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||4.3%|
|5 to 9 years||4.6%|
|10 to 14 years||3.7%|
|15 to 19 years||3.1%|
|20 to 24 years||5.5%|
|25 to 34 years||26.7%|
|35 to 44 years||16.0%|
|45 to 54 years||11.4%|
|55 to 59 years||5.6%|
|60 to 64 years||4.7%|
|65 to 74 years||7.8%|
|75 to 84 years||4.1%|
|85 years and over||2.3%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 11106 is $68,530, while the region's mean household income is $88,672. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $40,829. The per capita income in ZIP Code 11106 of $40,829 is approximately 3.82% more than the per capita income in New York overall of $39,326. An estimated 9.3% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 2.11% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 16.5% of the population in 11106 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 16.2% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 5.1% of 11106 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||7.2%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||5.1%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||8.7%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||7.3%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||9.7%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||16.5%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||12.1%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||16.2%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||9.0%|
|$200,000 or more per year||8.1%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 11106, 95.2% is one race, while 4.8% are two or more races. Approximately 26.5% of 11106 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 11106 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (57.6%), followed by Asian (22.4%) .
|Black or African American||9.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.1%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.5%|
|Some other race||14.4%|
In ZIP Code 11106, 46.4% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 20.4% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 19.4% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 11.7% of homes. Lastly, 2.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Queens County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||19.4%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||11.7%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 11106, an estimated 35.8% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 20.1% of homes in the region were built between 1950 and 1959, while an estimated 0.8% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Queens County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||0.8%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||3.2%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||4.3%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||3.8%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||2.1%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||5.9%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||9.1%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||20.1%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||14.9%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||35.8%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 11106 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 27.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 11106 is high blood pressure, as approximately 23.5% of adults 18 and older in this Queens County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||4.5%|
|Coronary heart disease||4.5%|
|High blood pressure||23.5%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.3%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 11106 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 89.4% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 84.6% of those 18 and above in 11106 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 11106 include sleeping less than 7 hours (33.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (26.4% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||75.7%|
|Current access to health insurance||84.6%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||63.2%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||70.9%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||33.3%|
|No leisure-time physical activity||26.4%|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 11106 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.92 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 19.42% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 25.34% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 11106||23.21¢/kWh||11.55¢/kWh||10.6¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 11106||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 11106, 71.2% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.7% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 39.9 minutes. Approximately 18.8% of the employed population 16 years and over in 11106 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 18.3% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 11106 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.0%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||5.6%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||9.2%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||18.3%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||18.8%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||14.6%|
|Other services, except public administration||5.6%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 11106, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 11106 in the past 12 months. Checking or savings account received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Queens County region was incorrect information on a report.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Credit reporting or credit repair services||20|
|Checking or savings account||7|
|Credit card or prepaid card||7|
|Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service||4|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Incorrect information on your report||8|
|Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation||7|
|Attempts to collect debt not owed||4|
|Improper use of your report||4|
|Managing an account||4|