The Smithtown Census Designated Place had a population of 26,560 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Smithtown is located at latitude 40.8634 and longitude -73.2244 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Smithtown Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 59 feet.
The Smithtown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390309) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Smithtown population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Smithtown: Head of the River.
|Population in Households||25,784|
|Population in Familes||23,231|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||776|
|Average Household Size||2.92|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||9,133 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,580 (83.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,249 (13.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||304 ( 3.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$521,285|
|Average Home Value||$574,756|
|Median Household Income||$115,558|
|Average Household Income||$148,792|
|Per Capita Income||$50,387|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.19%|
|Per Capita Income||1.39%|
The table below compares Smithtown 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.
|Total Population||# 59||95th|
|Population Density1||# 383||68th|
|Diversity Index2||# 547||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 116||90th|
|Per Capita Income||# 172||86th|
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