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ZIP Code 11747

Primary City:Melville, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Huntington
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (11:12pm)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.79, -73.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11747

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11747. 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 11747. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11747, 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:
Melville, NY
Acceptable:
Huntingtn Sta, Huntington Station
Unacceptable:
Dix Hills

Stats and Demographics for the 11747 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11747 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 11747 are primarily white. The number of seniors 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 parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11747 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,803
Population Density 1,505 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,529
Median Home Value $619,300
Land Area 13.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,221
Median Household Income $112,699

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male478696780575387342335538702788738622587516427388273233
Female465660684544361383388571825809748664703715577512363426
Total9431,3561,4641,1197487257231,1091,5271,5971,4861,2861,2901,2311,004900636659

Gender

 Male 9,405 47%
 Female 10,398 53%
Gender

Race

 White 17,157 86.6%
 Black Or African American 698 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.1%
 Asian 1,392 7.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 200 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 335 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner122421,0411,3651,2471,171859243
Renter211792142401511109333
Total334211,2551,6051,3981,281952276

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,700 65%
 Single Guardian 720 10%
 Singles 1,530 21%
 Singles With Roommate 271 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,824 67%
 Households with Kids 2,397 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9487115114105135160126170143162152161162136148149776570
Female81100102104137111129128155156136126138128127116152856456
Total175187217218242246289254325299298278299290263264301162129126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11747 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11747 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 11747 real estate data, the median home value of $619,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11747. Rentals in 11747 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11747 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,313 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 407 2.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,985 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,195 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,041 14%
 Households Vacant 308 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 58 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 59 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 134 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 1%
 1 Bedroom 225 22%
 2 Bedroom 356 35%
 3+ Bedroom 420 41%
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 $112,699 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11747 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 11747 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. Most commuters in 11747 can expect to fall in that range. 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 6,275 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,684 23%
 No Earnings 6,172 38%
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 6,275 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,684 23%
 No Earnings 6,172 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,332 83.1%
 Public transportation 897 10.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 49 0.6%
 Worked at Home 545 6.2%
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 283 4%
 High School Graduate 1,800 28%
 Associate's degree 407 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,119 33%
 Master's degree 931 15%
 Professional school degree 650 10%
 Doctorate degree 174 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,815 88.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 349 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 165 3.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11747

ZIP Code 11747 is in the Half Hollow Hills Central School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11747.

West Hollow Middle School
250 Old East Neck Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Half Hollow Hills Central School District
Sunquam Elementary School
515 Sweet Hollow Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Half Hollow Hills Central School District
Birchwood Intermediate School
121 Wolf Hill Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Huntington Union Free School District
St Anthonys High School
275 Wolf Hill Rd
Huntington Station, NY 11747
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Crestwood Country Day School
313 Round Swamp Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
West Hills Montessori School
313 Round Swamp Rd
Melville, NY 11747
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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