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ZIP Code 11742

Primary City:Holtsville, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Islip
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (6:37am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.81, -73.04
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11742

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11742. 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 11742. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11742, 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:
Holtsville, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11742 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11742 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 11742 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11742 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,261
Population Density 2,650 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,798
Median Home Value $337,400
Land Area 5.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,649
Median Household Income $86,346

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male380425529463365382424461589608499352334233140938644
Female36447852744833935043954761666448442838130716113611372
Total7449031,0569117047328631,0081,2051,272983780715540301229199116

Gender

 Male 6,407 48%
 Female 6,854 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,955 90.2%
 Black Or African American 237 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.1%
 Asian 643 4.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 232 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 172 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner163288441,08975745021646
Renter26241260165105672910
Total425691,1041,25486251724556

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,830 61%
 Single Guardian 657 14%
 Singles 936 20%
 Singles With Roommate 226 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,796 60%
 Households with Kids 1,853 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male787088788090967089111961219310810893941006881
Female727079761008087107104123861151089582112106668270
Total150140167154180170183177193234182236201203190205200166150151

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11742 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11742 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 11742 real estate data, the median home value of $337,400 is 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 11742. Rentals in 11742 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11742 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,238 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 23 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,935 61%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 811 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 903 19%
 Households Vacant 149 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 43.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 33 22.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 8.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.7%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 20.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 145 18%
 2 Bedroom 462 58%
 3+ Bedroom 185 23%
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 $86,346 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11742 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. 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 11742. 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 4,892 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,206 22%
 No Earnings 3,160 31%
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 4,892 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,206 22%
 No Earnings 3,160 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,903 91%
 Public transportation 269 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 1%
 Worked at Home 280 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 316 7.6%
 High School Graduate 2,279 55.0%
 Associate's degree 603 14.5%
 Bachelor's degree 651 15.7%
 Master's degree 171 4.1%
 Professional school degree 117 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,562 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 259 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 189 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11742

ZIP Code 11742 is in the Sachem Central School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11742.

Sagamore Middle School
57 Division St
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sachem Central School District
Chippewa Elementary School
1 David Mello Dr
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sachem Central School District
Tamarac Elementary School
50 Spence Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sachem Central School District
Waverly Avenue School
1111 Waverly Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sachem Central School District
Sequoya Middle School
750 Waverly Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sachem Central School District
Long Island Baptist Academy
125 Long Island Ave
Holtsville, NY 11742
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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