Bronx Community Board 3

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Bronx Community District 3
Community District
Country  United States
State  New York
City New York City
Borough The Bronx
Neighborhoods
Government
 • Chair Gloria Alston
 • District Manager John Dudley
Area
 • Total 1.6 sq mi (4 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 79,762
 • Density 50,000/sq mi (19,000/km2)
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Ethnicity
 • Hispanic and Latino Americans 52.9%
 • African-American 44.0%
 • White 1.0%
 • Asian 0.4%
 • Others 0.2%
ZIP codes 10456, 10459, 10460
Area code(s) 718, 347, 929, and 917
Police Precinct 42nd (website)
Website www1.nyc.gov/site/bronxcb3/index.page
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Bronx Community Board 3 is a local government unit in the New York City borough, of the Bronx, encompassing the neighborhoods of Crotona Park East, Claremont, Concourse Village, Melrose, and Morrisania. It is delimited by the Sheridan Expressway to the east, the Cross Bronx Expressway and Crotona Park North to the north, Park Avenue and Webster Avenue to the west, and East 159th Street and East 161st Street to the south.

Community board staff and membership[edit]

The current chairperson of the Bronx Community board 3 is Gloria Alston. Its District Manager is John Dudley. Currently, Dudley is the longest serving District Manager in the borough of the Bronx.

The City Council members representing the community district are non-voting, ex officio board members.[3] The council members and their council districts are:[4]

Demographics[edit]

As of the United States 2000 Census, the Community Board has a population of 68,574, up from 57,162 in the 1990 Census and 53,638 in 1980. Of them, 36,273 (52.9%) are of Hispanic origin, 30,201 (44%) are Black, non-Hispanic, 678 (1%) are White, non-Hispanic, 248 (0.4%) are Asian or Pacific Islander, 216 (0.3%) American Indian or Alaska Native, 169 (0.2%) are some other race (non-Hispanic), and 789 (1.2%) of two or more races (non-Hispanic).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "bx03_profile.pdf" (PDF). docs.google.com. NYC Department of Planning. Retrieved 23 March 2018. 
  2. ^ "NYC Planning | Community Profiles". communityprofiles.planning.nyc.gov. Retrieved 23 March 2018. 
  3. ^ New York City Charter § 2800(a)
  4. ^ "Elected Officials - Bronx Community Board 3". www1.nyc.gov. Retrieved 11 April 2018. 
  5. ^ "District 17". Rafael Salamanca Jr. Retrieved 11 April 2018. 

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