Ronkonkoma is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Ronkonkoma Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Suffolk County at latitude 40.8154 and longitude -73.1123. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 112 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Ronkonkoma Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 7.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0.33 sq. miles.Photos of the local Ronkonkoma, NY area
|Population in Households||18,830|
|Population in Familes||16,360|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||32|
|Average Household Size||2.91|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,758 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,234 (77.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,236 (18.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||288 ( 4.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$349,239|
|Average Home Value||$536,440|
|Median Household Income||$91,469|
|Average Household Income||$109,469|
|Per Capita Income||$37,570|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.11%|
|Per Capita Income||2.72%|
The table below compares Ronkonkoma 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||# 95||92nd|
|Population Density1||# 353||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 305||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 265||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 368||69th|
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