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ZIP Code 11778

Primary City:Rocky Point, NY (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:59am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.95, -72.94
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11778

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11778. 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 11778. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11778, 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:
Rocky Point, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11778 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11778 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 11778 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11778 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,709
Population Density 1,857 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,971
Median Home Value $291,800
Land Area 6.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,438
Median Household Income $85,893

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male448447516484386329440485558583490345286197122865548
Female4434714834373073324824995655614783843032221581077597
Total8919189999216936619229841,1231,144968729589419280193130145

Gender

 Male 6,305 50%
 Female 6,404 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,920 93.8%
 Black Or African American 194 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.2%
 Asian 193 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 220 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 157 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1241190197969838118993
Renter42192203178100241916
Total546031,1041,157798405208109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,525 57%
 Single Guardian 772 17%
 Singles 902 20%
 Singles With Roommate 239 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,586 58%
 Households with Kids 1,852 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male92821088687938880999410510810110810792969396100
Female87987491869294103961111037996949998104657169
Total179180182177173185182183195205208187197202206190200158167169

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11778 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11778 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 11778 real estate data, the median home value of $291,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11778 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11778 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 11778 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,655 99.6%
 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 54 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,926 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 738 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 774 16%
 Households Vacant 533 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 66 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 79 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 21 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 240 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 121 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 1%
 1 Bedroom 166 29%
 2 Bedroom 198 35%
 3+ Bedroom 198 35%
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 $85,893 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11778 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. 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 11778. 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 4,457 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,411 25%
 No Earnings 2,699 28%
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 4,457 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,411 25%
 No Earnings 2,699 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,628 92.8%
 Public transportation 189 3.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 0.9%
 Worked at Home 184 3.0%
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 402 10%
 High School Graduate 2,123 55%
 Associate's degree 377 10%
 Bachelor's degree 462 12%
 Master's degree 396 10%
 Professional school degree 71 2%
 Doctorate degree 39 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,550 89.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 182 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 126 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11778

ZIP Code 11778 is in the Rocky Point Union Free School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11778.

Joseph a Edgar Imtermediate School
525route 25a
Rocky Point, NY 11778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rocky Point Union Free School District
Frank J Carasiti Elementary School
90 Rocky Ptyaphank Rd
Rocky Point, NY 11778
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rocky Point Union Free School District
Rocky Point Middle School
76 Rocky Ptyaphank Rd
Rocky Point, NY 11778
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rocky Point Union Free School District
Rocky Point High School
82 Rocky Ptyaphank Rd
Rocky Point, NY 11778
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Rocky Point Union Free School District

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