Rockaway Park, NY 11694 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 11694: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Rockaway Park, NY 11694

Acceptable Alternative
Belle Harbor, NY 11694
Far Rockaway, NY 11694
Neponsit, NY 11694

Not Acceptable, USPS
Queens, NY 11694

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 390
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,365
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,198
  • County: Queens County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.577, Longitude -73.844
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Rockaway Park, NY 11694 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 20,712
Population in Households 19,341
Population in Familes 15,037
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,371
Population Density1 13,484
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 8,297
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 4,829
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 9,328 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,949 (42.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,348 (46.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,031 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $760,881
Average Home Value $738,079


Median Household Income $76,442
Average Household Income $101,153
Per Capita Income $42,218
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.71%
Households 0.2% 0.58%
Families 0.13% 0.54%
Median Household Income   1.88%
Per Capita Income   1.4%
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.

Rockaway Park, NY 11694 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11694 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 # 312 82nd
Population Density1 # 158 91st
Diversity Index2 # 393 77th
Median Household Income # 390 78th
Per Capita Income # 284 84th

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