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ZIP Code 11970

Primary City:South Jamesport, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Riverhead
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (10:41am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.938, -72.576
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11970

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11970. 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 11970. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11970, 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:
South Jamesport, NY
Acceptable:
S Jamesport

Stats and Demographics for the 11970 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11970 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 11970 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11970 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 522
Population Density 929 people per sq mi
Housing Units 513
Median Home Value $370,900
Land Area 0.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 249
Median Household Income $108,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 58Male Median Age: 60Female Median Age: 57

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male841294778111913183728191689
Female4917118118151118212642321515913
Total121329201218152322373444796034311722

Gender

 Male 237 45%
 Female 285 55%
Gender

Race

 White 511 97.9%
 Black Or African American 7 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 3 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0511305551369
Renter38101310512
Total313214365563711

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 139 56%
 Single Guardian 23 9%
 Singles 69 28%
 Singles With Roommate 18 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 210 84%
 Households with Kids 39 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12011021031251123210
Female10002321123453410241
Total220133421546104533451

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11970 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 11970 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11970 real estate data, the median home value of $370,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 11970. Rentals in 11970 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11970 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 522 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 95 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 102 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 52 10%
 Households Vacant 264 51%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 3.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 9 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 233 88.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 3.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 24 34%
 3+ Bedroom 46 66%
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 $108,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11970 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 11970 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 11970 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 11970 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 324 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 30%
 No Earnings 30 6%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 324 64%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 30%
 No Earnings 30 6%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 279 95%
 Public transportation 16 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11970 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 92 55%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 42 25%
 Master's degree 32 19%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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