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ZIP Code 11964

Post Office City:Shelter Island, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (9:16pm)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.07, -72.34
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11964

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Primary/preferred city:
Shelter Island, NY
Shelter Is

Stats and Demographics for the 11964 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11964 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 11964 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11964 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,858
Population Density 199 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,922
Median Home Value $695,300
Land Area 9.34 sq mi
Water Area 10.47 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 857
Median Household Income $76,133

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 53

Under 5383573
85 Plus264672


 Male 929 50%
 Female 929 50%


 White 1,747 94.0%
 Black Or African American 24 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 1.0%
 Asian 9 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 1.6%
 Two Or More Races 30 1.6%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus48553

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 433 51%
 Single Guardian 99 12%
 Singles 264 31%
 Singles With Roommate 61 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 677 79%
 Households with Kids 180 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11964 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 11964 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 11964 real estate data, the median home value of $695,300 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 11964. Rentals in 11964 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11964 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Shelter Island, NY house value.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,858 100%
 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 350 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 324 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 10%
 Households Vacant 1,065 55%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 48 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 0.5%
 For Sale Only 26 2.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 942 88.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 3.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 76 58%
 2 Bedroom 49 37%
 3+ Bedroom 6 5%
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 $76,133 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 11964 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. Residents in ZIP code 11964 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 11964 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 11964 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. More commuters in 11964 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 576 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 34%
 No Earnings 436 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 576 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 514 34%
 No Earnings 436 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 608 65%
 Public transportation 75 8%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 153 16%
 Worked at Home 97 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11964 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 45 3%
 High School Graduate 429 33%
 Associate's degree 155 12%
 Bachelor's degree 378 29%
 Master's degree 268 20%
 Professional school degree 19 1%
 Doctorate degree 16 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 195 60%
 Enrolled in Private School 86 26%
 Not Enrolled in School 44 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11964

ZIP Code 11964 is in the Shelter Island Union Free School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11964.

Shelter Island School
33 N Ferry Rd
Shelter Island, NY 11964
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Shelter Island Union Free School District

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