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Calverton, New York - Basic Facts

Calverton is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Calverton Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Suffolk County at latitude 40.9065 and longitude -72.7434. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 30 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Calverton Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 28.05 sq. miles and a water area of 0.5 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Calverton: Baiting Hollow Station, Conungam, Hulse's Turnout.

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Calverton, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 6,623
Population in Households 6,602
Population in Familes 4,910
Population in Group Qrtrs 21
Population Density1 236
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 3,025
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 1,728
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,263 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,605 (79.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 420 (12.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 238 ( 7.3%)
Median Home Value $471,006
Average Home Value $693,155


Median Household Income $58,481
Average Household Income $79,167
Per Capita Income $36,729
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.41% 0.34%
Households 0.47% 0.36%
Families 0.36% 0.23%
Median Household Income   5.15%
Per Capita Income   3.27%
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.


Calverton, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calverton to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 283 76th
Population Density1 # 1102 7th
Diversity Index2 # 362 70th
Median Household Income # 572 52nd
Per Capita Income # 390 67th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.