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ZIP Code 11557

Primary City:Hewlett, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Hewlett Neck
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (2:45am)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.64, -73.69
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11557

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11557. 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 11557. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11557, 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:
Hewlett, NY
Unacceptable:
Hewlett Bay, Hewlett Bay Park, Hewlett Harbor

Stats and Demographics for the 11557 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11557 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 11557 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11557 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,823
Population Density 3,870 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,961
Median Home Value $544,500
Land Area 2.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,782
Median Household Income $115,516

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21224332131819216413418522630432629526420112111910777
Female159260287276179119186220245329400286302190148180142106
Total371503608594371283320405471633726581566391269299249183

Gender

 Male 3,809 49%
 Female 4,014 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,851 87.6%
 Black Or African American 129 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 496 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 243 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 101 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12129327598555367324120
Renter1349878160222216
Total25178414679615389346136

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,857 67%
 Single Guardian 311 11%
 Singles 535 19%
 Singles With Roommate 79 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,787 64%
 Households with Kids 995 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4146404943424568457163575872618083494546
Female3138342946515354563861606464865365363639
Total72847478899398122101109124117122136147133148858185

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11557 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11557 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 11557 real estate data, the median home value of $544,500 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11557. Rentals in 11557 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11557 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,811 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 12 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,521 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 911 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 350 12%
 Households Vacant 179 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 34 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 66 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 39 27%
 2 Bedroom 74 51%
 3+ Bedroom 31 22%
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 $115,516 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11557 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 11557 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 11557. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,312 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,783 30%
 No Earnings 1,937 32%
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 2,312 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,783 30%
 No Earnings 1,937 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,870 78.9%
 Public transportation 597 16.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 15 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 21 0.6%
 Worked at Home 133 3.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11557 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 79 3%
 High School Graduate 831 32%
 Associate's degree 49 2%
 Bachelor's degree 729 28%
 Master's degree 407 16%
 Professional school degree 446 17%
 Doctorate degree 59 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,052 70.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 400 26.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 34 2.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11557

ZIP Code 11557 is in the Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11557.

Franklin Early Childhood Center
1180 Henrietta Place
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District
Hewlett Elementary School
1570 Broadway
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District
Woodmere Middle School
1170 Peninsula Blvd
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District
George W Hewlett High School
60 Everit Ave
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District
Yeshiva of South Shore
1170 William St
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Stella K Abraham High School for Girls
291 Meadowview Ave
Hewlett, NY 11557
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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