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Zip Code 11579 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 11579 is 5,265 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:0.88 | Zip Code 11579 land area is 1.1226 sq. miles | Population density is 4,690.01 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 11579

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 43.5
Median Age - Male 41.5
Median Age - Female 46.8

Median age of zip code 11579 is 12.1% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 16.9% higher compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 11579 is 11% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 15.9% higher compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 11579 median age is 16.4% higher in comparison to nearby zip codes and 21.6% higher compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 11579

White population 4922
Black or African American population 96
Asian population 74
American Indian and Alaska Native population 0
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 118

Region of birth

Zip code 11579 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 0.4%
Danish 0.6% Dutch 1.6%
English 7.4% French No Basque 1.7%
French Canadian 0.9% German 13.1%
Greek 2% Hungarian 0.7%
Irish 20.4% Italian 19.1%
Lithuanian 0.3% Norwegian 1.5%
Polish 8.2% Portuguese 0.4%
Russian 9.2% Scotch-Irish 1.5%
Scottish 1.9% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 0.1% Swedish 2%
Swiss 1.1% Ukrainian 0.7%
USA 3.5% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 1.2% Other Ancestries 20.8%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 11579

Family Type Distribution
Total families 1358
Married couples 77.54%
Other couples 22.46%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 11579

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 3.17% 9.91%
$30,000 and $50,000 8.84% 13.21%
$50,000 and $100,000 26.36% 26.86%
$100,000 and $200,000 36.52% 31.37%
$200,000 or more 25.11% 18.65%

Households by size in zip code 11579

Household language in zip code 11579

English language 84.83%
Spanish language 8.77%
Other European language 5.7%
Asian language 0%
Other language 0.7%

Population by housing unit in zip code 11579

Total Occupied housing units 2059
Detached housing units 73.14%
Attached housing units 1.46%
2 units 8.26%
3 - 4 units 9.47%
5 - 9 units 4.76%
10 - 19 units 1.31%
20 - 49 units 1.6%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 11579

Use car, track or Van 73.01%
Use public transportation 11.02%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 1.14%
Walk to work 4.52%
Work at home 10.32%

School attendance in zip code 11579

Attent Preschool programs 4.41%
Attend Public School 16.1%
Attend college undergraduate program 7.35%
Attent graduate studies 2.23%
Not enrolled in school 69.91%

Highest school attainment in zip code 11579

Less then 9th grade 2.47%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 2.12%
High school diploma 12.5%
Some college, no degree 20.45%
Associate degree 8.85%
Bachelor's degree 42.33%
Graduate or professional degree 11.28%

Real Estate in zip code 11579

Housing occupied 100%
Housing vacant 0%
Housing occupied by owner 71.25%
Housing occupied by tenant 28.75%
Total Rented Units 592
Median Contract Gross Rent $1,539
Median Gross Rent $1,585
Median Home Value $640,200

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 11579 median gross rent is 2.99% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 11579

Studio $1,490
1 Bedroom $1,630
2 Bedrooms $1,860
3 Bedrooms $2,350
4 Bedrooms $2,840
AVERAGE RENT $2,034

Average rent in zip code 11579 ($2,034.00) is 3.1% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 117.5% higher compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 11579 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 3.2% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 3.2% higher, two bedroom rent is 3% higher, three bedroom rent is 3.2% higher, four bedroom rent is 3% higher.

Housing units in zip code 11579

Total housing units 2059
Detached housing units 73.14%
Attached housing units 1.46%
2 units 8.26%
3 - 4 units 9.47%
5 - 9 units 4.76%
10 - 19 units 1.31%
20 - 49 units 1.6%
50 or more units 0%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 11579

Total Real Estate Taxes $15,528,200
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $10,546,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $4,981,800

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Zip Codes Near 11579

Zip Code City County Distance
11514 Carle Place Nassau 0.8 ml
11590 Westbury Nassau 1.71 ml
11501 Mineola Nassau 2.29 ml
11530 Garden City Nassau 2.75 ml
11554 East Meadow Nassau 3.21 ml
11553 Uniondale Nassau 3.4 ml
11550 Hempstead Nassau 3.88 ml
11040 New Hyde Park Nassau 4.56 ml
11756 Levittown Nassau 4.98 ml
11575 Roosevelt Nassau 5.14 ml