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ZIP Code 11553

Primary City:Uniondale, NY (View All Cities)
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (3:25pm)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.71, -73.59
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11553. 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 11553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11553, 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:
Uniondale, NY
Unacceptable:
Mitchell Field

Stats and Demographics for the 11553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11553 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 11553 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11553 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 26,034
Population Density 7,435 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,469
Median Home Value $324,800
Land Area 3.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,225
Median Household Income $75,008

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8128198701,1691,109959990934907855715674542393302183146165
Female7708658351,1961,024900972929856945812773662540387304295425
Total1,5821,6841,7052,3652,1331,8591,9621,8631,7631,8001,5271,4471,204933689487441590

Gender

 Male 12,544 48%
 Female 13,490 52%
Gender

Race

 White 6,696 25.7%
 Black Or African American 12,510 48.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 160 0.6%
 Asian 539 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 5,118 19.7%
 Two Or More Races 990 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner503968951,1271,071615318161
Renter12628635825719120011559
Total1766821,2531,3841,262815433220

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,959 48%
 Single Guardian 1,960 31%
 Singles 1,000 16%
 Singles With Roommate 306 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,304 53%
 Households with Kids 2,921 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male167160150170166162159163169182168172173175200184189290306218
Female149170137162144193158182188146187162169171183205215314279233
Total316330287332310355317345357328355334342346383389404604585451

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11553 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11553 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 11553 real estate data, the median home value of $324,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11553 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,613 94.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 850 3.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 497 1.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 67 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,770 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 863 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,592 25%
 Households Vacant 244 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 49 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Sale Only 61 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 5%
 1 Bedroom 415 31%
 2 Bedroom 275 20%
 3+ Bedroom 589 44%
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 $75,008 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11553 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 11553 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 11553 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 11553 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,683 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,513 26%
 No Earnings 7,018 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 8,683 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,513 26%
 No Earnings 7,018 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,099 81.5%
 Public transportation 1,521 12.3%
 Taxicab 63 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 521 4.2%
 Worked at Home 194 1.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,001 25.8%
 High School Graduate 3,786 48.7%
 Associate's degree 610 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 995 12.8%
 Master's degree 283 3.6%
 Professional school degree 68 0.9%
 Doctorate degree 24 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,795 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 514 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 642 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11553

ZIP Code 11553 is in the Uniondale Union Free School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11553.

California Avenue Elementary School
236 California Ave
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Northern Parkway Elementary School
440 Northern Pky
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Smith Street Elementary School
780 Smith St
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Turtle Hook Middle School
975 Jerusalem Ave
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Walnut Street Elementary School
1270 Walnut St
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Uniondale High School
933 Goodrich St
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Uniondale Union Free School District
Kellenberg Memorial High School
1400 Glenn Curtiss Blvd
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hanc - Middle & High School
215 Oak St
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Pat Kam School & Early Childhood Center
705 Nassau Rd
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Martin De Porres Marianist School
530 Hempstead Blvd
Uniondale, NY 11553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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