Laurel, NY Profile: Facts & Data


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Laurel, New York - Basic Facts

The Laurel Census Designated Place had a population of 1,492 as of July 1, 2018. Laurel ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Laurel is located at latitude 40.9695 and longitude -72.562 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Laurel Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.

The Laurel Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390036) 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 Laurel Census Designated Place is located within Town of Southold, a minor civil division (MCD) of Suffolk County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Laurel: Franklinville.

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Laurel, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,492
Population in Households 1,485
Population in Familes 1,276
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 497
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $116,980
Average Household Income $147,290
Per Capita Income $55,136


Total Housing Units 810 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 460 (56.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 97 (12.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 253 (31.2%)
Median Home Value $760,638
Average Home Value $850,870


Total Households 557
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 406
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.83% 0.66%
Households 0.74% 0.57%
Families 0.61% 0.49%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Laurel, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Laurel to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 709 41st
Population Density # 945 21st
Diversity Index # 375 69th
Median Household Income # 152 87th
Per Capita Income # 172 86th

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