Oceanside, NY 11572 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11572: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oceanside, NY 11572

Acceptable Alternative
Rockville Centre, NY 11572
Rockville Ctr, NY 11572

Not Acceptable, USPS
Rockville Center, NY 11572
Rvc, NY 11572

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 961
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,769
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 714
  • County: Nassau County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.659, Longitude -73.642
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Oceanside, NY 11572 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 30,714
Population in Households 30,570
Population in Familes 27,380
Population in Group Qrtrs 144
Population Density1 5,642
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 10,715
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 8,411
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,190 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,332 (83.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,383 (12.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 475 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $457,190
Average Home Value $482,555


Median Household Income $105,711
Average Household Income $129,670
Per Capita Income $45,386
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.07% 0.22%
Households -0.05% 0.12%
Families -0.15% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
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.

Oceanside, NY 11572 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11572 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 206 88th
Population Density1 # 263 85th
Diversity Index2 # 541 69th
Median Household Income # 133 92nd
Per Capita Income # 223 87th

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