East Brooklyn demographics profile

StatisticEast BrooklynNew YorkNew York
Population density (sq mi)27,38428,173359
Median age34.235.938.2
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:10.9:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a46%52%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%44%43%
Speak Englishn/a51%70%
Speak Spanishn/a24%15%
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  • The population density in East Brooklyn is 3% lower than New York.
  • The median age in East Brooklyn is 5% lower than New York.
  • In East Brooklyn 21.11% of the population is White.
  • In East Brooklyn 58.98% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In East Brooklyn 4.34% of the population is Asian.

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East Brooklyn population breakdown by race

RaceEast BrooklynNew YorkNew York
Black or African American58.98%24.40%15.60%
American Indian0.38%0.39%0.38%
Native Hawaiian0.14%0.05%0.04%
Mixed race2.22%3.28%2.93%
Other race12.82%15.09%8.62%
In East Brooklyn, 29.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The East Brooklyn, New York, NY demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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