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ZIP Code 11972

Post Office City:Speonk, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Suffolk County
Timezone: Eastern (4:02am)
Area code: 631 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.816, -72.708
ZIP (~700 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 11972

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Primary/preferred city:
Speonk, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 11972 ZIP Code

ZIP code 11972 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 11972 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 11972 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,321
Population Density 547 people per sq mi
Housing Units 571
Median Home Value $481,300
Land Area 2.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 470
Median Household Income $94,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 5413273
85 Plus41620


 Male 646 49%
 Female 675 51%


 White 1,186 89.8%
 Black Or African American 31 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 7 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 87 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 8 0.6%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus10313

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 254 54%
 Single Guardian 76 16%
 Singles 110 23%
 Singles With Roommate 30 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 276 59%
 Households with Kids 194 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 11972 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 11972 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 11972 real estate data, the median home value of $481,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 11972 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 11972 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 11972 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Remsenburg-Speonk, NY rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,309 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 12 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 253 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 97 17%
 Households Vacant 101 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 63 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 12 13%
 1 Bedroom 33 37%
 2 Bedroom 14 16%
 3+ Bedroom 31 34%
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 $94,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 11972 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 11972 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. In 11972 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 431 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 16%
 No Earnings 288 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 431 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 142 16%
 No Earnings 288 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 497 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 1%
 Worked at Home 58 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 11972 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 27 4%
 High School Graduate 310 45%
 Associate's degree 101 15%
 Bachelor's degree 181 26%
 Master's degree 73 11%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 231 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 11972

ZIP Code 11972 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 11972.

Raynor Country Day School
4 Mill Pond Path
Speonk, NY 11972
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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