Wyandanch, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Wyandanch, New York - Basic Facts

The Wyandanch Census Designated Place had a population of 11,633 as of July 1, 2015. Wyandanch 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 Wyandanch is located at latitude 40.7468 and longitude -73.3766 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Wyandanch Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 56 feet.

The Wyandanch Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390541) 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 Wyandanch population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Wyandanch: Half Way Hollow Hills, West Deer Park, Wyandance, Wylandanch.

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


Total Population 11,633
Population in Households 11,543
Population in Familes 9,637
Population in Group Qrtrs 90
Population Density1 2,600
Diversity Index2 74


Total Households 2,953
Average Household Size 3.91
Family Households 2,393
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 3,237 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,682 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,271 (39.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 284 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $242,621
Average Home Value $279,608


Median Household Income $55,865
Average Household Income $68,097
Per Capita Income $17,377
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.02% 0.07%
Households 0.18% 0.16%
Families 0.11% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
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.

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Wyandanch, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wyandanch 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 # 170 86th
Population Density1 # 328 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 56 95th
Median Household Income # 668 44th
Per Capita Income # 1164 2nd

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