Sunset Park Demographics

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Sunset Park Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 79,113 -2.9%
Male Population 40,188 -2.7%
Female Population 38,925 -3.0%
Male Population 50.8 %
Female Population 49.2 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 34 0.0%
Citizen US Born 34,217 -1.5%
Citizen not US Born 19,517 -4.5%
Not Citizen 25,379 -3.5%
Citizen US Born 43.25 %
Citizen not US Born 24.67 %
Not Citizen 32.08 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 1,051 -13.3%
Moved from Same Country 4,553 -11.0%
Moved from Same State 1,010 -14.1%
Moved from Different State 573 -36.4%
Same House as Last Year 71,017 -1.2%
Moved from Abroad 1.34 %
Moved from Same Country 5.82 %
Moved from Same State 1.29 %
Moved from Different State 0.73 %
Same House as Last Year 90.81 %

Occupational Employment in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 28,722 -1.9%
Blue Collar 8,576 -3.9%
White Collar 77.01 %
Blue Collar 22.99 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 3,446 -3.0%
Private Companies 27,714 -3.0%
Governmental Workers 2,826 3.4%
Not for Profit Companies 3,313 -0.8%
Self Employees 9.24 %
Private Companies 74.3 %
Governmental Workers 7.58 %
Not for Profit Companies 8.88 %

Number of Households in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 23,906 -1.4%
Average People Per Household 3 -1.9%
Family Households 17,147 -3.1%
Non-family Households 6,760 3.2%
Family Households 71.73 %
Non-family Households 28.28 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 9,401 -2.7%
Households without Children 14,505 -0.6%
Households with Children 39.32 %
Households without Children 60.68 %

Median and Average Income in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $72,788 6.7%
Median Household Income $55,696 7.4%
People below Poverty Level 20,013 -9.7%
People above Poverty Level 56,641 -0.2%

Housing in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 25,796 -1.2%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 15,856 -3.3%
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,964 -12.2%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,719 3.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,942 13.9%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,484 12.3%
Built between 1980 and 1989 709 -8.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 753 7.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,019 -1.6%
Built in 2010 or Later 350 23.7%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 23,906 -1.4%
Owner Occupied 6,352 1.3%
Renter Occupied 17,554 -2.4%
Owner Occupied 26.57 %
Renter Occupied 73.43 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 2,865 -2.4%
Without Mortgage 3,487 4.5%
Median Value with Mortgage $895,350 5.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $747,350 9.4%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,454 3.3%
With Mortgage 45.1 %
Without Mortgage 54.9 %

Sunset Park Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 12,669 -2.1%
Some High School 25,774 -3.3%
Some College 6,421 -3.3%
Associate Degree 2,448 -0.7%
Bachelor's Degree 8,729 -2.0%
No High School 22.61 %
Some High School 45.99 %
Some College 11.46 %
Associate Degree 4.37 %
Bachelor's Degree 15.58 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 24,351 -1.8%
Married 32,845 -2.8%
Separated 1,568 -7.6%
Widowed 2,470 -1.5%
Divorced 3,351 -8.7%
Never Married 37.7 %
Married 50.86 %
Separated 2.43 %
Widowed 3.82 %
Divorced 5.19 %

Means of Transport to Work in Sunset Park top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 6,912 3.2%
Bus or TrolleyBus 3,406 -3.2%
Railroad 47 -82.4%
Ferryboat 48 60.0%
Bicycle 646 17.9%
Motorcycle 117 15.8%
TaxiCab 113 13.0%
Walk 5,168 -1.6%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 11220 11232

Recently added listings in Sunset Park top

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  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Baths
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  • 5 Baths
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Sunset Park is an area in Southwestern Brooklyn,Brooklyn,New York City,New York with a population of 79,113. There are 40,188 male residents living in Sunset Park and 38,925 female residents. The total number of households is 23,906 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 34 with 32,845 people being married and 31,740 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 77.01% white collar employees and 22.99% blue collar employees in Sunset Park..
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