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ZIP Code 11959

Post Office City:Quogue, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (7:29am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.82, -72.55
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11959

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Primary/preferred city:
Quogue, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11959 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11959 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 11959 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11959 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 939
Population Density 245 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,495
Median Home Value $924,700
Land Area 3.84 sq mi
Water Area 0.42 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 409
Median Household Income $96,667

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 53

Under 510818
85 Plus91928


 Male 450 48%
 Female 489 52%


 White 863 91.9%
 Black Or African American 16 1.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 10 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 18 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 30 3.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus16016

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 209 51%
 Single Guardian 53 13%
 Singles 118 29%
 Singles With Roommate 29 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 315 77%
 Households with Kids 94 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11959 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 11959 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 11959 real estate data, the median home value of $924,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 11959 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11959 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 931 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 8 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 181 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 155 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 5%
 Households Vacant 1,086 73%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 2.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 27 2.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 966 89.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 59 5.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 21%
 2 Bedroom 9 19%
 3+ Bedroom 28 60%
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 $96,667 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 11959 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 11959 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 11959 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

For more information, see Quogue, NY poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 239 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 122 17%
 No Earnings 343 49%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 239 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 122 17%
 No Earnings 343 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 251 76%
 Public transportation 41 12%
 Taxicab 3 1%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 34 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11959 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 11 2%
 High School Graduate 243 36%
 Associate's degree 44 7%
 Bachelor's degree 241 36%
 Master's degree 99 15%
 Professional school degree 26 4%
 Doctorate degree 12 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 51 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11959

ZIP Code 11959 is in the Quogue Union Free School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11959.

Quogue Elementary School
10 Edgewood Rd
Quogue, NY 11959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Quogue Union Free School District

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