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ZIP Code 11581

Primary City:Valley Stream, NY (View All Cities)
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28pm)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.65, -73.72
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11581

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11581. 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 11581. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11581, 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:
Valley Stream, NY
Unacceptable:
N Woodmere, North Woodmere

Stats and Demographics for the 11581 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11581 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 11581 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 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 11581 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,844
Population Density 7,739 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,270
Median Home Value $419,000
Land Area 2.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,023
Median Household Income $98,113

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male554686774782656523462567667787841764620349258254259210
Female530696760694557483560645789888946755640432366374350366
Total1,0841,3821,5341,4761,2131,0061,0221,2121,4561,6751,7871,5191,260781624628609576

Gender

 Male 10,013 48%
 Female 10,831 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,264 68.4%
 Black Or African American 2,702 13.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 33 0.2%
 Asian 2,322 11.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 997 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 517 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner283641,0021,4521,322657652286
Renter16165228280190113128140
Total445291,2301,7321,512770780426

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,459 63%
 Single Guardian 1,088 15%
 Singles 1,294 18%
 Singles With Roommate 182 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,341 62%
 Households with Kids 2,682 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male100107117119122133132141158150143149168164179178171131123135
Female112104107102139136149124148143164140150163138161171121103118
Total212211224221261269281265306293307289318327317339342252226253

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11581 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11581 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11581 real estate data, the median home value of $419,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11581 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11581 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11581 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,836 100.0%
 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 8 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,932 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,831 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,260 17%
 Households Vacant 247 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 95 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 55 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 31 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 49 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 94 10%
 1 Bedroom 249 26%
 2 Bedroom 344 36%
 3+ Bedroom 267 28%
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 $98,113 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11581 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 11581 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. In 11581 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 6,782 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,311 26%
 No Earnings 5,632 34%
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 6,782 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,311 26%
 No Earnings 5,632 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,277 74.5%
 Public transportation 1,846 18.9%
 Taxicab 67 0.7%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 346 3.5%
 Worked at Home 236 2.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 501 7%
 High School Graduate 3,021 44%
 Associate's degree 466 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,752 25%
 Master's degree 587 9%
 Professional school degree 481 7%
 Doctorate degree 95 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,219 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 730 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 306 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11581

ZIP Code 11581 is in the Valley Stream 24 Union Free School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11581.

Brooklyn Avenue School
24 Brooklyn Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Stream 24 Union Free School District
Robert W Carbonaro School
50 Hungry Harbor Rd
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Stream 24 Union Free School District
William L Buck School
75 Horton Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Stream 24 Union Free School District
Forest Road School
16 Forest Rd
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Stream 30 Union Free School District
Ogden Elementary School
875 Longview Ave
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hewlett-Woodmere Union Free School District
Valley Stream South High School
150 Jedwood Place
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Valley Stream Central High School District
Midreshet Shalhevet-Shalhevet High Schl for Girls
1000 Rosedale Rd
Valley Stream, NY 11581
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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