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ZIP Code 11790

Primary City:Stony Brook, NY (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (10:59pm)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.91, -73.13
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11790

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11790. 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 11790. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11790, 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:
Stony Brook, NY
Unacceptable:
Head Of The Harbor, Stonybrook

Stats and Demographics for the 11790 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11790 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 11790 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is small. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11790 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 18,511
Population Density 2,585 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,034
Median Home Value $469,800
Land Area 7.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,840
Median Household Income $138,036

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3384805601,3751,745436256368499578547442446339256179132103
Female3394445021,2211,953320241406572629549506457394271231209188
Total6779241,0622,5963,6987564977741,0711,2071,096948903733527410341291

Gender

 Male 9,079 49%
 Female 9,432 51%
Gender

Race

 White 15,032 81.2%
 Black Or African American 845 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 31 0.2%
 Asian 2,093 11.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 232 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 271 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner181447661,085965718478176
Renter78110819249312623
Total962548471,1771,014749504199

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,197 66%
 Single Guardian 456 9%
 Singles 916 19%
 Singles With Roommate 271 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,103 64%
 Households with Kids 1,737 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6063777989929510010411311911111310410993122420631543
Female607078788294849391110861071009910694109376536618
Total1201331551571711861791931952232052182132032151872317961,1671,161

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11790 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11790 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 11790 real estate data, the median home value of $469,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11790. Rentals in 11790 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11790 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,636 73.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 5 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 4,787 25.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 71 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,040 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,310 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 490 10%
 Households Vacant 194 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 10.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 41 21.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 6.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 32.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 28.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 107 29%
 2 Bedroom 107 29%
 3+ Bedroom 155 42%
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 $138,036 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11790 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. Residents in ZIP code 11790 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 11790 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 11790 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,718 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,610 36%
 No Earnings 5,230 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 4,718 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,610 36%
 No Earnings 5,230 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,832 73%
 Public transportation 497 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,037 13%
 Worked at Home 579 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11790 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 75 2%
 High School Graduate 1,083 23%
 Associate's degree 328 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,495 32%
 Master's degree 899 19%
 Professional school degree 420 9%
 Doctorate degree 359 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,379 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 314 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 111 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11790

ZIP Code 11790 is in the Three Village Central School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11790.

William Sidney Mount School
50 Dean Ln
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Three Village Central School District
Robert Cushman Murphy Junior High School
351 Oxhead Rd
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Three Village Central School District
The Stony Brook School
1 Chapman Pkwy
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
North Shore Montessori School
218 Christian Ave
Stony Brook, NY 11790
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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