Who lives in the Prospect Park-East River Road neighborhood?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Age (2015-2019)
Total population 14,283
Under 5 years 281 2.0%
5-9 years 241 1.7%
10-14 years 78 0.5%
15-17 years 242 1.7%
18-24 years 9,746 68.2%
25-34 years 1,661 11.6%
35-44 years 471 3.3%
45-54 years 395 2.8%
55-64 years 659 4.6%
65-74 years 293 2.1%
75-84 years 169 1.2%
85 years and older suppressed
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Sex (2015-2019)
Male 7,129 49.9%
Female 7,154 50.1%
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Race & Ethnicity (2015-2019)
White 9,588 67.1%
Of Color 4,695 32.9%
Black or African American alone 1,052 7.4%
American Indian and Alaskan Native alone 77 0.5%
Asian or Pacific Islander alone 2,740 19.2%
Other alone suppressed
Two or more races alone 612 4.3%
Hispanic or Latino 404 2.8%
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Language spoken (2015-2019)
Population (5 years and older) 14,002 100.0%
English only 10,717 76.5%
Language other than English 3,285 23.5%
Speaks English less than "very well" 1,213 8.7%
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Disability Status (2015-2019)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 14,191 100.0%
Population with a disability 1,176 8.3%
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Nativity (2015-2019)
Foreign-born residents 2,818 19.7%
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Residence one year ago (2015-2019)
Population (1 year and over in US) 14,228 100.0%
Same residence 5,864 41.2%
Different residence in the U.S. 7,746 54.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. 619 4.3%

What's the quality of life in Prospect Park-East River Road?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2019 dollars) (2015-2019)
Total households 3,418 100.0%
Less than $35,000 1,461 42.8%
$35,000-$49,999 374 10.9%
$50,000-$74,999 548 16.0%
$75,000-$99,999 337 9.9%
$100,000 or more 697 20.4%
Median household income (2019 dollars) $49,452 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 9,237 100.0%
Less than $35,000 1,461 42.8%
With income below poverty 4,104 44.4%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 797 8.6%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 455 4.9%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 3,882 42.0%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 1,678 18.2%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 6,285 68.0%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 2,469 26.7%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) suppressed
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) suppressed
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) suppressed
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 4,546 49.2%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) suppressed
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Health coverage (2015-2019)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 14,191 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 531 3.7%
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Total housing units (2015-2019)
Total housing units 3,805 100.0%
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Owned and Rental Housing (2015-2019)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 387 10.2%
Occupied housing units 3,418 89.8%
Average household size 2.3
Owner-occupied 930 24.4%
Average household size 2.2
Renter-occupied 2,488 65.4%
Average household size 2.2
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Year built (2015-2019)
2000 or later 1,662 43.7%
1970-1999 742 19.5%
1940-1969 440 11.6%
1939 or earlier 962 25.3%
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Households (2015-2019)
Total households 3,418 100.0%
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Households by type (2015-2019)
Family households 998 29.2%
With children under 18 years 471 13.8%
Married-couple family households 789 23.1%
With children under 18 years 324 9.5%
Single-person family households 209 6.1%
With children under 18 years 147 4.3%
Nonfamily households 2,419 70.8%
Householder living alone 930 27.2%
65 years and over 130 3.8%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 509 14.9%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 340 10.0%
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Year householder moved into unit (2015-2019)
Moved in 2010 or later 2,676 78.3%
Moved in 2000-2009 270 7.9%
Moved in 1990-1999 238 7.0%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 233 6.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 3,249 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 1,631 50.2%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 910 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 158 17.4%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 2,339 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 1,473 63.0%
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Rent paid (2015-2019)
Households paying rent 2,479
Median rent paid (2019 dollars) $1,165
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Vehicles per household (2015-2019)
No vehicles 861 25.2%
1 vehicle available 1,388 40.6%
2 vehicles available 788 23.1%
3 or more vehicles available 380 11.1%
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Transportation to work (2015-2019)
Workers (16 years and older) 6,876 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 2,926 42.6%
Public transportation 1,334 19.4%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 2,616 38.1%
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Travel time to work (2015-2019)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 6,597 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 816 12.4%
10-19 minutes 2,752 41.7%
20-29 minutes 1,242 18.8%
30 minutes or longer 1,787 27.1%
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Educational attainment (2015-2019)
Population (25 years and older) 3,696 100.0%
Less than high school 260 7.0%
High school diploma or GED 225 6.1%
Some college or associate’s degree 529 14.3%
Bachelor’s Degree 1,473 39.9%
Graduate or professional Degree 1,209 32.7%
High school graduate or higher 3,436 93.0%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,682 72.6%
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Working Adults (2015-2019)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 12,893 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 7,139 55.4%
Civilian labor force 7,770 100.0%
Unemployed 631 8.1%
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Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 3,615 100.0%
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Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 1,901 52.6%
Age 30 to 54 1,241 34.3%
Age 55 or older 474 13.1%
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Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 1,279 35.4%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 1,079 29.8%
$40,000 or more per year 1,257 34.8%
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Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 367 10.2%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation suppressed
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 197 5.4%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 84 2.3%
Construction 89 2.5%
Educational services 907 25.1%
Finance and insurance 150 4.2%
Health care and social assistance 506 14.0%
Information 83 2.3%
Management of companies and enterprises 112 3.1%
Manufacturing 206 5.7%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction suppressed
Other services (excluding public administration) 104 2.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 222 6.2%
Public administration 120 3.3%
Real estate and rental and leasing 54 1.5%
Retail trade 254 7.0%
Transportation and warehousing 59 1.6%
Utilities suppressed
Wholesale trade 89 2.5%
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Workers by race (2017)
White alone 2,607 72.1%
Black or African American alone 345 9.6%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 21 0.6%
Asian alone 525 14.5%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone suppressed
Two or more race groups 114 3.2%
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Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 148 4.1%
High school or equivalent, no college 392 10.9%
Some college or associate degree 521 14.4%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 653 18.1%

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