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New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


  • Profile: National center
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 87
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Brooklyn
  • Zip Codes: Brooklyn (zip 11211)

Quick Facts About Brooklyn

    The unemployment rate in Brooklyn (zip 11211) is 7.40 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Brooklyn (zip 11211) jobs have Increased by 1.84 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Brooklyn (zip 11211)'s cost of living is 110.40% Higher than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Brooklyn (zip 11211)'s population is 90,510 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 6.16 percent.
    Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Brooklyn (zip 11211) is $692,200. Home appreciation the last year has been 4.60 percent.
    Brooklyn (zip 11211) public schools spend $0 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 13.8 students per teacher in Brooklyn (zip 11211).

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