East Patchogue, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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East Patchogue, New York - Basic Facts

The East Patchogue Census Designated Place had a population of 22,500 as of July 1, 2015. East Patchogue 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 East Patchogue is located at latitude 40.77 and longitude -72.9818 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the East Patchogue Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 23 feet.

The East Patchogue Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389446) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The East Patchogue Census Designated Place is located within Town of Brookhaven, a minor civil division (MCD) of Suffolk County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with East Patchogue population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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East Patchogue, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 22,500
Population in Households 22,120
Population in Familes 17,548
Population in Group Qrtrs 380
Population Density1 2,696
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 8,348
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 5,448
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,822 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,126 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,222 (36.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 474 ( 5.4%)
Median Home Value $282,960
Average Home Value $311,573


Median Household Income $76,136
Average Household Income $88,931
Per Capita Income $33,193
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.03% 0.08%
Households 0.12% 0.1%
Families 0.0% 0.03%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   2.41%
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.


East Patchogue, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares East Patchogue to the other 1,189 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 71 94th
Population Density1 # 317 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 167 86th
Median Household Income # 416 65th
Per Capita Income # 478 60th

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