Williamsburg (New York City, NY)

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Williamsburg is a neighborhood in New York City, NY, with 138,719 residents. It has very high home values and high rent costs. Its citizens generally have average education levels and low income levels.
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Williamsburg

Nearby Neighborhoods

Name Population
Greenpoint 32,508
Bedford Stuyvesant 150,199
Clinton Hill 24,563
Brooklyn Navy Yard 466
Bushwick 112,162
Hunter's Point 8,264
Sunnyside (Queens) 49,411
Stuyvesant Town (Stuyvesant Square) 21,309
Maspeth 35,076
Fort Greene 24,853

Comparable Neighborhoods

Name Population Distance
Crown Heights 150,652 3 mi.
Lower Eastside 73,543 2 mi.
Astoria Long Island City 123,603 4 mi.
Upper Eastside 111,986 4 mi.
Yorkville 74,411 4 mi.
East Flatbush 169,628 5 mi.
Elmhurst 97,459 4 mi.
Flatbush 95,191 5 mi.
Jackson Heights 110,549 4 mi.
East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem) 98,744 6 mi.

School Districts

Name
New York City Geographic District No. 14
New York City Geographic District No. 32

Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
4.33 Brooklyn Technical High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Fort Hamilton High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Francis Lewis High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Midwood High School at Brooklyn College Public 9-12 High
2.00 Edward R. Murrow High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Forest Hills High School Public 9-12 High
Central UTA School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
United Talmudical Academy Torah Private PK-10 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Long Island City High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 John Bowne High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Franklin D. Roosevelt High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 John Adams High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Stuyvesant High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Hillcrest High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 New Utrecht High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 James Madison High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 Flushing High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 William Cullen Bryant High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Richmond Hill High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 Newtown High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshiva Imrei Chaim Visnitz Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.00 John Dewey High School Public 9-12 High
1.66 Abraham Lincoln High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 Curtis High School Public 9-12 High
4.33 Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art & Performing Arts Public 9-12 High
1.00 Murry Bergtraum High School for Business Careers Public 9-12 High
1.66 Grover Cleveland High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Thomas A. Edison Career & Technical High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 I.S. 61 - Leonardo da Vinci Public 6-8 Middle
Magen David Yeshivah School Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 Sheepshead Bay High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Aviation Career & Technical High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshiva Kehilath Yaakov Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 I.S. 145 - Joseph Pulitzer Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 J.H.S. 210 - Elizabeth Blackwell Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 P.S. 19 - Marino Jeantet Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 M.S. 137 - America's School of Heroes Public 6-8 Middle
1.00 Boys & Girls High School Public 9-12 High
3.66 J.H.S. 234 - Arthur W. Cunningham Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 P.S. 89 - Elmhurst Public K-5 Elementary
Bais Rachel School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
1.00 Norman Thomas High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 P.S. 105 - The Blythebourne School Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.33 High School for Health Professions & Human Service Public 9-12 High
3.00 Manhattan Center for Science & Mathematics Public 9-12 High
1.66 Clara Barton High School Public 9-12 High
1.00 High School of Graphic Communication Arts Public 9-12 High
2.00 I.S. 318 - Eugenio Maria de Hostos Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 I.S. 125 - Thomas J. McCann Woodside Public 5-9 Elementary, Middle, High
3.00 The High School of Fashion Industries Public 9-12 High
4.33 New Explorations into Science,Technology & Math School Public K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 P.S. 16 - The Nancy DeBenedittis School Public K-5 Elementary
1.66 I.S. 238 - Susan B. Anthony Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Frederick Douglass Academy Public 6-12 Middle, High
Archbishop Molloy High School Private 9-12 High
2.66 I.S. 73 - The Frank Sansivieri Intermediate School Public 6-8 Middle
2.00 P.S. 14 - Fairview Public K-5 Elementary
1.66 P.S. 143 - Louis Armstrong Public K-5 Elementary
3.33 J.H.S. 201 - The Dyker Heights Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 I.S. 5 - The Walter Crowley Intermediate School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Transit Tech Career & Technical Education High School Public 9-12 High
1.33 J.H.S. 226 - Virgil I. Grisson Public 6-8 Middle
4.00 I.S. 227 - Louis Armstrong Public 5-8 Elementary, Middle
3.66 A. Philip Randolph Campus High School Public 9-12 High
Yeshivah of Flatbush - Elementary School Private PK-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 High School for Environmental Studies Public 9-12 High
3.00 P.S. 13 - Clement C. Moore Public K-5 Elementary
3.00 P.S. 20 - John Bowne Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Bnos Zion of Bobov Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 J.H.S. 259 - William McKinley Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 P.S. 153 - Maspeth Public PK-6 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
3.33 P.S. 229 - Emanuel Kaplan Public PK-6 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
4.00 P.S. 122 - Mamie Fay Public PK-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
3.66 P.S. 206 - Joseph F. Lamb Public PK-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Congregation Machne Shalva Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
1.66 J.H.S. 217 - Robert A. Van Wyck Public 6-8 Middle
United Nations International School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 P.S. 217 - Col. David Marcus School Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 P.S. 108 - Capt. Vincent G. Fowler Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
1.66 P.S. 95 - Eastwood Public K-5 Elementary
4.33 P.S. 321 - William Penn Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.66 P.S. 235 - Lenox School Public PK-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
1.66 P.S. 169 - Sunset Park Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 P.S. 115 - Daniel Mucatel School Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
1.66 J.H.S. 227 - Edward B. Shallow Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 P.S. 200 - Benson School Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
1.66 P.S. 53 - Basheer Quisim Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Lycée Français de New York Private PK-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.66 P.S. 152 - Gwendoline N. Alleyne School Public PK-6 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
3.33 Queens Vocational & Technical High School Public 9-12 High
2.00 I.S. 93 - Ridgewood Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 High School of Telecommunications Arts & Technology Public 9-12 High
1.33 P.S. 127 - Aerospace Science Magnet Public PK-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
1.33 J.H.S. 220 - John J. Pershing Public 6-8 Middle
3.00 P.S. 63 - Old South Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 I.S. 281 - Joseph B. Cavallaro Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Art & Design High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 P.S. 230 - Doris L. Cohen Public PK-5 Pre-K, Elementary
Dalton School Private K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Xaverian High School Private 6-12 Middle, High

Colleges

Name
Bell Business School
CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College
SUNY Nassau Community College
New York University
CUNY LaGuardia Community College
CUNY Kingsborough Community College
Bergen Community College
CUNY Hunter College
St. John's University - New York
CUNY New York City College of Technology
CUNY Queens College
CUNY Queensborough Community College
Montclair State University
CUNY Baruch College
CUNY College of Staten Island
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
CUNY Brooklyn College
CUNY City College of New York
Kean University
Union County College
Essex County College
CUNY Bronx Community College
William Paterson University of New Jersey
Fashion Institute of Technology
Passaic County Community College
CUNY Lehman College
Hudson County Community College
CUNY York College
Pace University
Fordham University
Long Island University - C.W. Post
Mercy College
Columbia University
Rutgers University - Newark
Touro College
The New School
Hofstra University
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Monroe College - Bronx
New Jersey Institute of Technology
New Jersey City University
CUNY Medgar Evers College
CUNY Hostos Community College
Seton Hall University
Long Island University - Brooklyn
Adelphi University
Berkeley College - New York
St. Joseph's College - New York
New York Institute of Technology
ASA College
SUNY College at Old Westbury
SUNY Purchase College
School of Visual Arts
Technical Career Institutes
Iona College
Molloy College
Manhattan College
The College of New Rochelle
Pratt Institute
Berkeley College - Woodland Park
Yeshiva University
St. Francis College
Stevens Institute of Technology
Barnard College
Fairleigh Dickinson University - College at Florham
Saint Peter's University
Polytechnic Institute of New York University
Nyack College
Bloomfield College
Briarcliffe College
New York Institute of Technology - Manhattan Campus
Marymount Manhattan College
Wagner College
Vaughn College of Aeronautics & Technology
St. Thomas Aquinas College
Felician College
Manhattanville College
Sanford-Brown Institute - New York
College of Mount Saint Vincent
Drew University
SUNY Maritime College
Dominican College of Blauvelt
Caldwell College
United Talmudical Seminary
DeVry College of New York
The Art Institute of New York City
LIM College
American Musical & Dramatic Academy
Sarah Lawrence College
Apex Technical School
Drake College of Business - Elizabeth
Lincoln Technical Institute - Union
CUNY Graduate School & University Center
Boricua College
The College of Westchester
Eastwick College
Sanford-Brown Institute - White Plains
Professional Business College
Dover Business College
Sanford-Brown Institute - Garden City
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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Race Williamsburg United States Crown Heights Lower Eastside Astoria Long Island City Upper Eastside Yorkville East Flatbush Elmhurst Flatbush Jackson Heights East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem)
White 55.37% 64.16% 12.43% 22.14% 42.72% 81.51% 79.27% 3.09% 7.93% 13.32% 15.46% 13.16%
Hispanic 33.16% 16.05% 11.88% 27.17% 31.24% 5.94% 8.80% 6.57% 41.16% 17.61% 55.04% 51.58%
African American 5.83% 12.21% 72.24% 6.45% 7.75% 1.88% 2.39% 87.38% 0.99% 60.60% 2.18% 26.35%
Asian 4.45% 4.67% 1.56% 41.82% 15.56% 8.85% 7.78% 1.27% 48.42% 6.42% 24.14% 7.15%
Other 1.15% 2.87% 1.84% 2.38% 2.68% 1.79% 1.73% 1.66% 1.45% 2.01% 3.14% 1.72%

Gender

Gender Williamsburg United States Crown Heights Lower Eastside Astoria Long Island City Upper Eastside Yorkville East Flatbush Elmhurst Flatbush Jackson Heights East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem)
Male 48.3% 49.2% 45.0% 46.9% 49.1% 44.6% 42.6% 44.9% 50.8% 45.7% 51.3% 47.6%
Female 51.6% 50.8% 54.9% 53.1% 50.8% 55.4% 57.4% 55.1% 49.2% 54.3% 48.7% 52.4%

Education Levels

Education Levels Williamsburg United States Crown Heights Lower Eastside Astoria Long Island City Upper Eastside Yorkville East Flatbush Elmhurst Flatbush Jackson Heights East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem)
Less than a high school diploma 29% 15% 22% 37% 21% 3% 4% 17% 29% 20% 25% 32%
High school diploma or equivalent 22% 29% 32% 21% 23% 7% 7% 36% 27% 32% 28% 26%
Some college or associate degree 17% 29% 25% 14% 20% 11% 12% 28% 20% 24% 21% 17%
Bachelor's degree 22% 18% 14% 19% 24% 40% 39% 13% 18% 14% 17% 14%
Master's degree or higher 10% 10% 7% 9% 11% 40% 38% 6% 6% 9% 9% 11%

Age

Age Williamsburg United States Crown Heights Lower Eastside Astoria Long Island City Upper Eastside Yorkville East Flatbush Elmhurst Flatbush Jackson Heights East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem)
9 years and under 17% 13% 13% 8% 9% 9% 9% 12% 11% 13% 11% 12%
10 to 17 years 11% 11% 13% 8% 7% 4% 4% 11% 9% 10% 9% 11%
18 to 24 years 13% 10% 11% 9% 11% 6% 8% 10% 10% 11% 10% 13%
25 to 34 years 23% 13% 16% 17% 24% 22% 25% 15% 19% 16% 17% 18%
35 to 44 years 12% 14% 13% 15% 16% 16% 16% 13% 17% 14% 16% 13%
45 to 54 years 9% 15% 13% 14% 12% 12% 11% 14% 14% 15% 15% 13%
55 to 64 years 7% 12% 10% 12% 9% 11% 13% 12% 10% 11% 11% 10%
65 and over 8% 13% 10% 17% 12% 20% 14% 13% 10% 8% 11% 11%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Rent vs. Own Williamsburg United States Crown Heights Lower Eastside Astoria Long Island City Upper Eastside Yorkville East Flatbush Elmhurst Flatbush Jackson Heights East Harlem (El Barrio/Spanish Harlem)
Rent 85.2% 33.9% 85.0% 87.0% 83.4% 62.9% 71.7% 67.0% 71.6% 84.4% 62.6% 94.5%
Own 14.8% 66.1% 15.0% 13.0% 16.6% 37.0% 28.3% 33.0% 28.4% 15.6% 37.4% 5.5%

Income