ZIP Code 11436 - Jamaica Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameJamaica
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Queens
Area Code347 / 718 / 917 / 929
Alternate Zip Code NamesS OZONE PARK
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesQUEENS
Current Population:17949
Racial Majority:African American 67.56%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 69.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$51051
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43820
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time44.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range39 - 39 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.67586800, -73.79650900

Zip Code 11436 Profile

ZIP Code 11436 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. ZIP code 11436 is primarily located in Queens County. The official US Postal Service name for 11436 is JAMAICA, New York. Portions of ZIP code 11436 are contained within or border the city limits of New York, NY, . ZIP code 11436 is within area code 718, area code 347 and area code 917. 11436 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11436 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11436 decreased to 17949 from 18148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11436 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 11436 public schools is Black. 84.7% of students in 11436 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 222 1.19% 185 +20%
 Black Or African American 12573 67.56% 13033 -4%
 Hispanic 2470 13.27% 2155 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 0.8% 164 -10%
 Asian 1487 7.99% 1139 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 568 7.25% 568 +138%
 Two Or More Races 694 1.93% 694 -48%

Zip Code 11436 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.1%
 Black Or African American 69.9%
 Hispanic 15.5%
 Asian 9.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.9%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 11436 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1794918148
Male Population46.70%
Female Population53.30%
Total Households5353
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$51051
Income Under $50K Per Year49.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.80%
11436 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 5Gregory MeeksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$326848
Average Real Estate Sale Price$277220
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 59g - Long Island Sound Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 11436 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25263342526167665948393046
Avg Max Temp (°F)39414959697884827564544462
Avg Precip (In.)3.682.823.93.894.183.654.023.743.593.133.563.4243.59
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11436
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours