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ZIP Code 11940

Primary City:East Moriches, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Brookhaven
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (1:58am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.81, -72.75
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11940

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11940. 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 11940. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11940, 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:
East Moriches, NY
Unacceptable:
E Moriches

Stats and Demographics for the 11940 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11940 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 11940 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 11940 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,210
Population Density 946 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,179
Median Home Value $388,200
Land Area 5.51 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,911
Median Household Income $92,200

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male131172201210116939315219424919219118614688726135
Female126142194177103968717920523422721421113387766770
Total257314395387219189180331399483419405397279175148128105

Gender

 Male 2,582 50%
 Female 2,628 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,919 94.4%
 Black Or African American 70 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.3%
 Asian 49 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 72 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 85 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner127630639533916510139
Renter17355664108997326
Total2911136245944726417465

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,197 63%
 Single Guardian 246 13%
 Singles 370 19%
 Singles With Roommate 98 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,248 65%
 Households with Kids 663 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2926262933253439412845305147384460353330
Female2621333227282430333741424133384639282621
Total5547596160535869746586729280769099635951

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11940 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11940 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 11940 real estate data, the median home value of $388,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11940 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11940 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11940 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,157 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 46 0.9%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,008 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 425 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 478 22%
 Households Vacant 268 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 34 12.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 179 66.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 11.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 64 14%
 2 Bedroom 292 63%
 3+ Bedroom 105 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 $92,200 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11940 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 11940. 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 1,946 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 899 21%
 No Earnings 1,396 33%
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 1,946 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 899 21%
 No Earnings 1,396 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,354 91%
 Public transportation 56 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 2%
 Worked at Home 136 5%
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 88 5%
 High School Graduate 849 50%
 Associate's degree 142 8%
 Bachelor's degree 392 23%
 Master's degree 121 7%
 Professional school degree 59 4%
 Doctorate degree 31 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 730 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 92 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11940

ZIP Code 11940 is in the East Moriches Union Free School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11940.

East Moriches School
9 Adelaide Ave
East Moriches, NY 11940
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Moriches Union Free School District
East Moriches Elementary School
523 Montauk Hwy
East Moriches, NY 11940
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Moriches Union Free School District

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