The 11209 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Brooklyn, NY (Kings County) in the U.S. The current population estimate is 67,782. The 11209 ZIP Code has a median age of 41.2 years, and 21.6% of residents are aged 62 years and older. An estimated 8% of the population in this ZIP lives below the poverty line, while the median househould income is $77,917. In this New York region, an estimated 88.7% hold a high school degree or higher, and the per capita income is approximately $45,435.
In ZIP Code 11209, 88.7% of the population graduated high school, while 51.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 5.3% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 22.2% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 18.6% in this Kings County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||5.3%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||6.0%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||18.6%|
|Some college, no degree||13.2%|
|Graduate or professional degree||22.2%|
Residents of ZIP Code 11209 are older than average. The median age of 41.2 years in ZIP Code 11209 is approximately 8.14% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 81.5% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.6% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.5% of the population in 11209 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 14.1% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 2.6% of 11209 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||6.2%|
|5 to 9 years||4.8%|
|10 to 14 years||4.6%|
|15 to 19 years||4.5%|
|20 to 24 years||4.7%|
|25 to 34 years||16.5%|
|35 to 44 years||14.1%|
|45 to 54 years||13.4%|
|55 to 59 years||6.5%|
|60 to 64 years||7.0%|
|65 to 74 years||9.9%|
|75 to 84 years||5.1%|
|85 years and over||2.6%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 11209 is $77,917, while the region's mean household income is $104,941. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $45,435. The per capita income in ZIP Code 11209 of $45,435 is approximately 15.53% more than the per capita income in New York overall of $39,326. An estimated 8.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 14.74% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 17.7% of the population in 11209 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 14.8% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 4.4% of 11209 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||6.1%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||4.4%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||7.2%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||6.9%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||8.6%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||14.8%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||12.9%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||17.7%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||8.7%|
|$200,000 or more per year||12.6%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 11209, 96.0% is one race, while 4.0% are two or more races. Approximately 17.1% of 11209 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 11209 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (76.7%), followed by Asian (14.6%) .
|Black or African American||4.6%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.2%|
|Some other race||7.1%|
In ZIP Code 11209, 55.3% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 11.3% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 14.7% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 8.9% of homes. Lastly, 9.9% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Kings County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||14.7%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||8.9%|
The median home value in ZIP Code 11209 in February 2023 comes in at $1,194,333. The February 2023 value is approximately -10% lower than the $1,329,711 median value in September 2022, and -6% lower than the $1,275,490 median value in March 2022. Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 11209, an estimated 56.9% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 12.6% of homes in the region were built between 1950 and 1959, while an estimated 0.1% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Kings County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||0.1%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.3%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||1.8%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||1.6%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||3.7%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||4.7%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||7.9%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||12.6%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||10.3%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||56.9%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 11209 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 28.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 11209 is high blood pressure, as approximately 24.4% of adults 18 and older in this Kings County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.5%|
|High blood pressure||24.4%|
|Coronary heart disease||5.1%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||6.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 11209 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 91.4% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 87.9% of those 18 and above in 11209 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 11209 include sleeping less than 7 hours (31.4% of adults aged 18 and above) and no leisure-time physical activity (21.5% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||67.0%|
|Current access to health insurance||87.9%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||72.7%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||76.1%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||21.5%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||31.4%|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 11209 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.99 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 21.12% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 24.28% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 11209||23.21¢/kWh||11.55¢/kWh||10.6¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 11209||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 11209, 64.5% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 5.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 45.8 minutes. Approximately 27.5% of the employed population 16 years and over in 11209 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 13.8% work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.1% of 11209 workers 16 years and over work in agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.1%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||4.7%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||11.8%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||13.8%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||27.5%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||8.2%|
|Other services, except public administration||4.2%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 11209, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 11209 in the past 12 months. Checking or savings account received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Kings County region was incorrect information on a report.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Credit reporting or credit repair services||30|
|Checking or savings account||10|
|Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service||8|
|Credit card or prepaid card||6|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Incorrect information on your report||15|
|Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation||10|
|Improper use of your report||7|
|Fraud or scam||5|
|Opening an account||5|