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ZIP Code 11946

Post Office City:Hampton Bays, NY (View All Cities)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (6:12pm)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.87, -72.53
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11946

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 11946. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 11946 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Hampton Bays, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11946 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 11946 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 a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11946 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,068
Population Density 1,043 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,176
Median Home Value $448,800
Land Area 13.49 sq mi
Water Area 2.38 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,247
Median Household Income $72,023

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5468389857
5-9455410865
10-14442392834
15-19454372826
20-24498359857
25-29521470991
30-345454741,019
35-39514466980
40-445695011,070
45-496095481,157
50-54470496966
55-59423404827
60-64382384766
65-69284335619
70-74211240451
75-79162211373
80-84141192333
85 Plus98179277

Gender

 Male 7,246 52%
 Female 6,822 48%
Gender

Race

 White 11,826 84.1%
 Black Or African American 207 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 35 0.2%
 Asian 118 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 25 0.2%
 Other Race 1,616 11.5%
 Two Or More Races 241 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2439121160
25-34236478714
35-44562407969
45-547793141,093
55-64753183936
65-74567106673
75-84398105503
85 Plus14257199

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,512 48%
 Single Guardian 845 16%
 Singles 1,455 28%
 Singles With Roommate 435 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,586 68%
 Households with Kids 1,661 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18569154
29682178
310575180
410586191
597100197
610580185
78963152
89171162
97396169
109584179
118472156
127476150
138977166
1410083183
1510889197
169080170
177674150
188670156
199459153
208573158

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11946 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11946 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 11946 real estate data, the median home value of $448,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11946 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11946 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,897 99%
 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 171 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,227 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,249 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,771 22%
 Households Vacant 2,929 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 189 6.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 0.5%
 For Sale Only 125 4.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,379 81.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 197 6.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 4%
 1 Bedroom 436 31%
 2 Bedroom 407 29%
 3+ Bedroom 493 35%
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 $72,023 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11946 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 11946 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 4,834 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,386 22%
 No Earnings 3,787 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 4,834 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,386 22%
 No Earnings 3,787 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,896 88.3%
 Public transportation 225 3.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 271 4.1%
 Worked at Home 279 4.2%
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.

For more information, see Hampton Bays, NY education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 966 9.8%
 High School Graduate 5,064 51.6%
 Associate's degree 855 8.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,909 19.5%
 Master's degree 811 8.3%
 Professional school degree 165 1.7%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,888 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 156 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 292 12.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11946

ZIP Code 11946 is in the Hampton Bays Union Free School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11946.

Hampton Bays Elementary School
72 Ponquogue Ave
Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hampton Bays Union Free School District
Hampton Bays Middle School
70 Ponquogue Ave
Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Hampton Bays Union Free School District
Hampton Bays High School
88 Argonne Rd
Hampton Bays, NY 11946
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hampton Bays Union Free School District

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