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ZIP Code 11579

Primary City:Sea Cliff, NY (View All Cities)
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (3:55am)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.84, -73.64
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11579

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11579. 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 11579. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11579, 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:
Sea Cliff, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11579 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11579 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 11579 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11579 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,055
Population Density 4,503 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,073
Median Home Value $640,200
Land Area 1.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,983
Median Household Income $100,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male118178204182112827713118520026023416211770534731
Female1151581861741088310916819021127824618312179756167
Total23333639035622016518629937541153848034523814912810898

Gender

 Male 2,443 48%
 Female 2,612 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,683 92.6%
 Black Or African American 118 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.1%
 Asian 97 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 78 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53923540737321515151
Renter1682106116116381716
Total2112134152348925316867

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,101 56%
 Single Guardian 242 12%
 Singles 530 27%
 Singles With Roommate 110 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,341 68%
 Households with Kids 642 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1824253426463323503551335332533942212717
Female2128162727372934313438413934373748322019
Total3952416153836257816989749266907690534736

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11579 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11579 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11579 real estate data, the median home value of $640,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11579. Rentals in 11579 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11579 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,960 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 71 1.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 981 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 495 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 507 24%
 Households Vacant 90 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Sale Only 11 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 192 35%
 2 Bedroom 222 40%
 3+ Bedroom 136 25%
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 $100,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11579 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 11579 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 11579. 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 1,759 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 29%
 No Earnings 1,291 30%
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 1,759 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,227 29%
 No Earnings 1,291 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,887 73.3%
 Public transportation 295 11.5%
 Taxicab 12 0.5%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 205 8.0%
 Worked at Home 174 6.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11579 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 70 4%
 High School Graduate 397 23%
 Associate's degree 83 5%
 Bachelor's degree 642 38%
 Master's degree 164 10%
 Professional school degree 232 14%
 Doctorate degree 108 6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 840 70.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 348 29.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 0.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11579

ZIP Code 11579 is in the North Shore Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11579.

Sea Cliff Elementary School
280 Carpenter Ave
Sea Cliff, NY 11579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Shore Central School District

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