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ZIP Code 11552

Primary City:West Hempstead, NY (View All Cities)
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (1:26pm)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.69, -73.65
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11552

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11552. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 11552. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11552, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
West Hempstead, NY
Acceptable:
W Hempstead
Unacceptable:
Lakeview

Stats and Demographics for the 11552 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11552 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 11552 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11552 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,616
Population Density 6,915 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,529
Median Home Value $410,900
Land Area 3.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,289
Median Household Income $98,798

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male654848976995728618583683810977928729580417305251215194
Female668751855866749548640784934988949801680514383344339332
Total1,3221,5991,8311,8611,4771,1661,2231,4671,7441,9651,8771,5301,260931688595554526

Gender

 Male 11,491 49%
 Female 12,125 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,955 63.3%
 Black Or African American 5,197 22.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 59 0.2%
 Asian 1,229 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 1,443 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 719 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner263681,1851,6921,338831638315
Renter40159252210119524420
Total665271,4371,9021,457883682335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,494 62%
 Single Guardian 1,413 19%
 Singles 1,139 16%
 Singles With Roommate 243 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,292 59%
 Households with Kids 2,997 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male139156116132166137195181169187187199195208216219231153176161
Female125137144147149163120153166152167184175177199194178152143162
Total264293260279315300315334335339354383370385415413409305319323

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11552 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11552 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 11552 real estate data, the median home value of $410,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11552 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11552 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11552 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,535 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 75 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,520 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,873 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 896 12%
 Households Vacant 240 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Sale Only 77 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 64 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 4%
 1 Bedroom 206 20%
 2 Bedroom 381 37%
 3+ Bedroom 408 39%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $98,798 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11552 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 11552 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 11552. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,816 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,321 24%
 No Earnings 6,100 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,816 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,321 24%
 No Earnings 6,100 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,181 77%
 Public transportation 1,801 17%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 3%
 Worked at Home 309 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 909 12%
 High School Graduate 3,102 42%
 Associate's degree 597 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,717 23%
 Master's degree 575 8%
 Professional school degree 287 4%
 Doctorate degree 148 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,948 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,205 27%
 Not Enrolled in School 256 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11552

ZIP Code 11552 is in the West Hempstead Union Free School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11552.

West Hempstead Middle School
450 Nassau Blvd
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Hempstead Union Free School District
Cornwell Avenue School
250 Cornwell Ave
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Hempstead Union Free School District
George Washington School
347 William St
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Hempstead Union Free School District
Chestnut Street School
252 Chestnut St
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Hempstead Union Free School District
West Hempstead High School
400 Nassau Blvd
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Hempstead Union Free School District
St Thomas the Apostle School
12 Westminster Rd
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hanc - West Hempstead
609 Hempstead Ave
West Hempstead, NY 11552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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