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ZIP Code 11791

Primary City:Syosset, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Oyster Bay
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (12:45pm)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.83, -73.50
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11791

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11791. 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 11791. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11791, 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:
Syosset, NY
Unacceptable:
Laurel Hollow, Muttontown, Oyster Bay Cove

Stats and Demographics for the 11791 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11791 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 11791 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 an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11791 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,076
Population Density 1,932 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,375
Median Home Value $644,200
Land Area 12.98 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,131
Median Household Income $139,565

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6611,0111,2109505413854306229351,0751,120929841515379325253185
Female5698721,0508844844104857891,0641,2131,093979825528444364360296
Total1,2301,8832,2601,8341,0257959151,4111,9992,2882,2131,9081,6661,043823689613481

Gender

 Male 12,367 49%
 Female 12,709 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,916 75.4%
 Black Or African American 227 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.1%
 Asian 5,317 21.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 205 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 379 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner123081,3552,1141,833959699246
Renter55215917884425926
Total173601,5142,2921,9171,001758272

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,139 76%
 Single Guardian 820 10%
 Singles 1,026 13%
 Singles With Roommate 146 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,575 56%
 Households with Kids 3,556 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male13412613316219720219919122222722922424328724226124211689109
Female1051251211311361951831721862001862072132442471842361249369
Total239251254293333397382363408427415431456531489445478240182178

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11791 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11791 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 11791 real estate data, the median home value of $644,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11791 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11791 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11791 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,769 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 113 0.5%
 Nursing Facilities 42 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 152 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,047 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,479 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 605 7%
 Households Vacant 244 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 32 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Sale Only 62 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 53 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 74 12%
 1 Bedroom 104 17%
 2 Bedroom 133 22%
 3+ Bedroom 293 49%
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 $139,565 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11791 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 11791 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. However, that is not the case in 11791. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 8,245 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,663 24%
 No Earnings 6,914 35%
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 8,245 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,663 24%
 No Earnings 6,914 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,599 74.7%
 Public transportation 2,027 17.6%
 Taxicab 7 0.1%
 Motorcycle 12 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 252 2.2%
 Worked at Home 616 5.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11791 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 274 3%
 High School Graduate 1,945 24%
 Associate's degree 343 4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,901 37%
 Master's degree 1,401 18%
 Professional school degree 771 10%
 Doctorate degree 310 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,054 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 866 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 153 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11791

ZIP Code 11791 is in the Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11791.

Ps 256
525 Convent Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District
West Side School
1597 Laurel Hollow Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cold Spring Harbor Central School District
Willits Elementary School
99 Nana Place
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
Berry Hill Elementary School
181 Cold Spring Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
H B Thompson Middle School
98 Ann Dr
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
Robbins Lane Elementary School
157 Robbins Ln
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
South Grove Elementary School
60 Colony Ln
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
South Woods Middle School
99 Pell Ln
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
Village Elementary School
90 Convent Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Syosset Central School District
Syosset Senior High School
70 South Woods Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Syosset Central School District
Our Lady of Mercy Academy
815 Convent Rd
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Edward Confessor School
2 Teibrook Ave
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Greentrees Country Day School
247 Jackson Ave
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Variety Child Learning Center
47 Humphrey Dr
Syosset, NY 11791
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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