Belle Terre, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Belle Terre, New York - Basic Facts

The Village of Belle Terre had a population of 768 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Belle Terre is located at latitude 40.9607 and longitude -73.0673 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Belle Terre (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 161 feet.

The Village of Belle Terre (GNIS ID: 2391544) 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 Belle Terre is located within Town of Brookhaven, a minor civil division (MCD) of Suffolk County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Belle Terre 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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Belle Terre, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 768
Population in Households 768
Population in Familes 668
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 868
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 278
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 215
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 308 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 273 (88.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5 ( 1.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $1,038,736


Median Household Income $175,981
Average Household Income $244,882
Per Capita Income $88,642
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.49% -0.34%
Households -0.45% -0.29%
Families -0.65% -0.37%
Median Household Income   0.74%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
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.

Belle Terre, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Belle Terre 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 # 902 25th
Population Density1 # 756 37th
Diversity Index2 # 543 55th
Median Household Income # 27 98th
Per Capita Income # 17 99th

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