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Centerport, New York - Basic Facts

The Centerport CDP(1) had a population of 5,309 as of July 1, 2021.

The primary coordinate point for Centerport is located at latitude 40.8854 and longitude -73.3762 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Centerport Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.1 sq. miles and a water area of 0.19 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 46 feet.

The Centerport Census Designated Place 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 Centerport Census Designated Place is located within Town of Huntington, a minor civil division (MCD) of Suffolk County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Centerport: Centreport, Little Cow Harbor.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Centerport, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 5,309 (100%)
Population in Households 5,309 (100.0%)
Population in Families 4,609 (86.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 2,507
Diversity Index2 19


Median Household Income $158,679
Average Household Income $206,566
% of Income for Mortgage4 19%
Per Capita Income $76,339
Wealth Index5 323


Total HU (Housing Units) 2,120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,810 (85.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 152 ( 7.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 158 ( 7.5%)
Median Home Value $699,167
Average Home Value $830,166
Housing Affordability Index3 108


Total Households 1,962
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 1,467
Average Family Size 3
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population -0.33% -0.44%
Households -0.31% -0.44%
Families -0.4% -0.48%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.36%

Centerport, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Centerport to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 331 72nd
Population Density # 337 72nd
Median Household Income # 79 93rd
Housing Affordability Index # 353 30th
Per Capita Income # 94 92nd
Diversity Index # 707 41st

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