Lake Success, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lake Success, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Lake Success had a population of 2,860 as of July 1, 2016. Lake Success ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Success is located at latitude 40.7639 and longitude -73.7111 in Nassau County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lake Success (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.84 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Nassau County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 203 feet.

The Village of Lake Success (GNIS ID: 2390928) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Village of Lake Success is located within Town of North Hempstead, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nassau County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Success population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Lake Success, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,860
Population in Households 2,350
Population in Familes 2,191
Population in Group Qrtrs 510
Population Density1 1,552
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 769
Average Household Size 3.06
Family Households 657
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 827 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 745 (90.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 24 ( 2.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 58 ( 7.0%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $1,151,745


Median Household Income $186,335
Average Household Income $258,758
Per Capita Income $75,226
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.41% -0.13%
Households -0.61% -0.26%
Families -0.69% -0.34%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   0.83%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lake Success, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Success to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 500 58th
Population Density1 # 531 56th
Diversity Index2 # 168 86th
Median Household Income # 22 98th
Per Capita Income # 56 95th

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