Center Moriches is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Center Moriches Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Suffolk County at latitude 40.8004 and longitude -72.7898. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 26 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Center Moriches Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0.4 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Center Moriches: Centre Moriches.Photos of the local Center Moriches, NY area
|Population in Households||7,693|
|Population in Familes||6,530|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||108|
|Average Household Size||2.87|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,910 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,125 (73.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||554 (19.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||231 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$295,390|
|Average Home Value||$326,847|
|Median Household Income||$93,185|
|Average Household Income||$109,476|
|Per Capita Income||$37,758|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.35%|
|Per Capita Income||3.22%|
The table below compares Center Moriches 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.
|Total Population||# 237||80th|
|Population Density1||# 543||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 309||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 250||79th|
|Per Capita Income||# 362||70th|
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