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Brooklyn Neighborhood Reports 2012

Demographics ■ Youth & Education ■ Economy ■ Housing ■ Environment ■ Health ■ Public Safety ■ Arts & Culture ■ Civic Engagement Top 5 Ethnicities CD 10 (2000) Italian (20.8%)

CD 10 (2007/09) Italian (20.1%)

Brooklyn (2007/09) African American (15.3%)

Chinese (11.2%)

Religious Responses (7.4%)

Chinese (7.3%)

Irish (8.1%)

Puerto Rican (6.0%)

Greek (4.5%)

Greek (4.9%)

Italian (5.8%)

Russian (3.7%)

Puerto Rican (3.5%)

Chinese (4.7%)

Irish (10.0%)

Language 17.0%

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

14.7%

Top 5 Places of Birth

18.1%

14.5% 13.2%

CD 10 (2000) New York State (54.6%)

CD 10 (2007/09) New York State (54.8%)

Brooklyn (2007/09) New York State (50.6%)

China (4.6%)

China (8.3%)

China (3.8%)

Italy (3.0%)

Italy (2.5%)

Jamaica (2.7%)

Russia (2.5%)

Russia (1.8%)

Haiti (2.3%)

Ukraine (2.2%)

Poland (1.8%)

Puerto Rico (2.3%)

CD 10 (2000) CD 10 (2007/09) Brooklyn (2007/09)

11.3%

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

Residents Who Don't Speak Households Where No Person English Well or at All 14 years or Older Speaks English Very Well

Top 5 Languages Spoken at Home CD 10 (2000)

CD 10 (2007/09)

Brooklyn (2007/09)

English (49.5%)

English (47.6%)

English (53.9%)

Spanish (8.3%)

Chinese (13.5%)

Spanish (16.9%)

Chinese (7.9%)

Spanish (8.8%)

Chinese (5.6%)

Arabic (7.2%)

Arabic (8.4%)

Russian (5.4%)

Russian (6.0%)

Italian (4.8%)

Yiddish (3.7%)

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

Foreign Born 37.4% 36.5%

Foreign Born Citizenship Status 100%

36.8%

90%

CD 10 (2000) CD 10 (2007/09) Brooklyn (2007/09)

The percent foreign 80% born in CD 10 70% has decreased by 60% 0.9 percentage points 50% since 2000.40%

50.0%

57.8%

55.2% CD 10 Citizen CD 10 Not A Citizen Brooklyn Citizen

50.0%

42.2%

44.8%

Brooklyn Not A Citizen

30% 20%

Source: The Monster Striper, Ethan Oringel, Flickr

10% 0%

Foreign Born

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

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CD 14 (2000)

Data Sources: U.S. Census 2000; 2007/09 American Community Survey

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Community District 10 Brooklyn Neighborhood Report  

Over 90 indicators exploring 9 theme areas (Demographics, Youth & Education, Economy, Housing, Environment, Health, Public Safety, Arts & Cu...

Community District 10 Brooklyn Neighborhood Report  

Over 90 indicators exploring 9 theme areas (Demographics, Youth & Education, Economy, Housing, Environment, Health, Public Safety, Arts & Cu...

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