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ZIP Code 11561

Primary City:Long Beach, NY (View All Cities)
County: Nassau County
Timezone: Eastern (7:26pm)
Area code: 516 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -73.64
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11561

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 11561. 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 11561. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 11561, 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:
Long Beach, NY
Acceptable:
E Atlantc Bch, E Atlantic Beach, East Atlantic Beach, Lido Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 11561 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11561 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 11561 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 an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11561 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,280
Population Density 9,560 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,418
Median Home Value $497,700
Land Area 3.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,489
Median Household Income $91,984

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58948031,697
5-98177201,537
10-148768271,703
15-191,0928311,923
20-241,0229141,936
25-291,5071,4892,996
30-341,3931,3102,703
35-391,1741,2002,374
40-441,3391,3802,719
45-491,4261,5602,986
50-541,4321,6503,082
55-591,3931,4872,880
60-641,2241,3072,531
65-697249091,633
70-745707661,336
75-794416831,124
80-843766341,010
85 Plus3337771,110

Gender

 Male 18,033 48%
 Female 19,247 52%
Gender

Race

 White 31,567 84.7%
 Black Or African American 2,171 5.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.3%
 Asian 964 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.0%
 Other Race 1,674 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 793 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2449234283
25-348361,7452,581
35-441,5011,3182,819
45-542,3181,3063,624
55-642,3241,0373,361
65-741,3075971,904
75-848964261,322
85 Plus373222595

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,399 39%
 Single Guardian 2,283 14%
 Singles 6,237 38%
 Singles With Roommate 1,570 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,938 78%
 Households with Kids 3,551 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1186175361
2184162346
3172153325
4170137307
5159130289
6170157327
7154143297
8171146317
9163144307
10183148331
11162154316
12169165334
13152176328
14210184394
15219185404
16243176419
17265190455
18222154376
19143126269
20206155361

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11561 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11561 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 11561 real estate data, the median home value of $497,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11561 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11561 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11561 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,167 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 18 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 822 2.2%
 Other Institutional 98 0.3%
 College Student Housing 126 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 49 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,820 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,784 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,885 37%
 Households Vacant 1,929 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 411 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 37 2%
 For Sale Only 145 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,003 52%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 294 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 620 10%
 1 Bedroom 2,622 41%
 2 Bedroom 1,639 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,546 24%
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 $91,984 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11561 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. ZIP code 11561 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. In 11561 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 15,980 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,596 20%
 No Earnings 9,929 31%
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 15,980 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,596 20%
 No Earnings 9,929 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,901 68.7%
 Public transportation 3,923 19.4%
 Taxicab 81 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,543 7.6%
 Worked at Home 784 3.9%
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 1,081 8%
 High School Graduate 5,474 41%
 Associate's degree 825 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,738 28%
 Master's degree 1,364 10%
 Professional school degree 721 5%
 Doctorate degree 311 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,057 77.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 997 19.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 190 3.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11561

ZIP Code 11561 is in the Long Beach City School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11561.

Blackheath Road Pre-Kindergarten Center
322 Blackheath Rd
Lido Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
East Elementary School
456 Neptune Blvd
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
Lido Elementary School
237 Lido Blvd
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
Lindell Boulevard School
601 Lindell Blvd
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
Long Beach Middle School
239 Lido Blvd
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
West Elementary School
91 Maryland Ave
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Long Beach City School District
Long Beach Senior High School
322 Lagoon Dr West
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Long Beach City School District
Long Beach Catholic Regional School
735 W Broadway
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hebrew Academy of Long Beach
530 W Broadway
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mesivta of Long Beach
205 W Beech St
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Montessori School of Long Beach
111 Delaware Ave
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Harriet Eisman Community School
165 E Park Ave
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Harriet E Snow Community School
165 E Park Ave
Long Beach, NY 11561
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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