Brooklyn Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Demographic information displayed on this page is aggregated from data for the following zip codes : 11237 11238 11239 11234 11235 11236 11216 11206 11207 11208 11425 11217 11209 11210 11211 11212 11213 11214 11215 11218 11219 11220 11221 11222 11223 11224 11225 11226 11228 11229 11230 11231 11232 11233 11201 11203 11204 11205
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Brooklyn Population Demographics top

Total Population 2,590,362
Male Population 1,226,519
Female Population 1,363,843
Male Population 47.35 %
Female Population 52.65 %
Median Age 35
Citizen US Born 1,552,830
Citizen not US Born 644,593
Not Citizen 392,939
Citizen US Born 59.95 %
Citizen not US Born 24.88 %
Not Citizen 15.17 %
Moved from Abroad 24,237
Moved from Same Country 142,049
Moved from Same State 44,089
Moved from Different State 28,908
Same House as Last Year 2,313,710
Moved from Abroad 0.94 %
Moved from Same Country 5.48 %
Moved from Same State 1.7 %
Moved from Different State 1.12 %
Same House as Last Year 89.32 %

Occupational Employment in Brooklyn top

White Collar 1,021,434
Blue Collar 175,502
White Collar 39.43 %
Blue Collar 6.78 %
Self Employees 120,918
Private Companies 792,398
Governmental Workers 165,897
Not for Profit Companies 117,723
Self Employees 4.67 %
Private Companies 30.59 %
Governmental Workers 6.4 %
Not for Profit Companies 4.54 %

Number of Households in Brooklyn top

Total Households 928,415
Average People Per Household 3
Family Households 574,962
Non-family Households 353,453
Non-family Households 22.2 %
Family Households 13.64 %
Households with Children 294,504
Households without Children 633,911
Households with Children 11.37 %
Households without Children 24.47 %

Median and Average Income in Brooklyn top

Average Household Income $80,446.35
Median Household Income $51,574.00
People below Poverty Level 552,667
People above Poverty Level 1,977,811

Housing in Brooklyn top

Housing Units 1,010,912
Median Year Built 1939
Built in 1939 or Earlier 518,130
Built between 1940 and 1949 87,895
Built between 1950 and 1959 106,564
Built between 1960 and 1969 110,989
Built between 1970 and 1979 53,260
Built between 1980 and 1989 30,748
Built between 1990 and 1999 28,421
Built between 2000 and 2009 56,446
Built in 2010 or Later 18,460
Occupied Housing Units 928,415
Owner Occupied 276,977
Renter Occupied 651,438
Owner Occupied 10.69 %
Renter Occupied 25.15 %
With Mortgage 171,218
Without Mortgage 105,759
Median Value with Mortgage $704,900.00
Median Value without Mortgage $630,100.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,369.00
With Mortgage 6.61 %
Without Mortgage 4.08 %

Brooklyn Education Statistics top

No High School 174,406
Some High School 712,753
Some College 347,714
Associate Degree 121,424
Bachelor's Degree 410,935
Graduate Degree 248,275
No High School 6.73 %
Some High School 27.52 %
Some College 13.42 %
Associate Degree 4.69 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.86 %
Graduate Degree 9.58 %

Marital Status in Brooklyn top

Never Married 920,615
Married 899,977
Separated 65,080
Widowed 112,634
Divorced 148,301
Never Married 35.54 %
Married 34.74 %
Separated 2.51 %
Widowed 4.35 %
Divorced 5.73 %

Means of Transport to Work in Brooklyn top

Car 262,634
Bus or TrolleyBus 100,204
Railroad 9,695
Ferryboat 1,475
Bicycle 19,806
Motorcycle 903
TaxiCab 5,766
Walk 100,251

Recently added listings in Brooklyn top

$1,100,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$788,000 USD
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
$550,000 USD
  • 3 Beds
  • 1.5 Baths
$549,000 USD
  • 1 Beds
  • 1 Baths
$1,700,000 USD
  • 5 Beds
  • 1 Baths

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Brooklyn is an area in New York City,New York with a population of 2,590,362. There are 1,226,519 male residents living in Brooklyn and 1,363,843 female residents. The total number of households is 928,415 with 3 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 35 with 899,977 people being married and 1,246,630 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 85.34% white collar employees and 14.66% blue collar employees in Brooklyn.