Manhasset, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Manhasset, New York - Basic Facts

The Manhasset Census Designated Place had a population of 8,114 as of July 1, 2017. Manhasset ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Manhasset is located at latitude 40.785 and longitude -73.6949 in Nassau County. The formal boundaries for the Manhasset Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Nassau County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 98 feet.

The Manhasset Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390115) 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.

The Manhasset Census Designated Place is located within Town of North Hempstead, a minor civil division (MCD) of Nassau County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Manhasset population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Manhasset: Cow Neck, Head of Cow Neck, Robinia, Sint Sink.

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Manhasset, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 8,114
Daytime Population: Workers 24,641
Daytime Population: Residents 4,649
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 29,290
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 3.61
Population in Households 7,856
Population in Familes 6,926
Population in Group Qrtrs 258
Population Density2 3,407
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $138,858
Average Household Income $211,807
Per Capita Income $73,550


Total Housing Units 2,912 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,078 (71.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 701 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 133 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $991,286
Average Home Value $1,016,458


Total Households 2,779
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 2,087
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.06% 0.17%
Households -0.05% 0.08%
Families -0.16% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   1.61%

Manhasset, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Manhasset to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 232 81st
Population Density # 240 80th
Diversity Index # 183 85th
Median Household Income # 83 93rd
Per Capita Income # 72 94th

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