The Rocky Point Census Designated Place had a population of 14,353 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Rocky Point is located at latitude 40.9526 and longitude -72.9254 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Rocky Point Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 11.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 190 feet.
The Rocky Point Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389766) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Rocky Point: Rockypoint.
|Total Population||14,353 (100%)|
|Population in Households||14,284 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||12,283 (85.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||69 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$102,094|
|Average Household Income||$118,453|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$40,727|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,487 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,109 (74.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||825 (15.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||553 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$316,801|
|Average Home Value||$358,585|
|Housing Affordability Index3||132|
|Average Household Size||2.9|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.09%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.14%|
The table below compares Rocky Point to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 139||88th|
|Population Density||# 609||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 283||76th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 464||39th|
|Per Capita Income||# 407||66th|
|Diversity Index||# 472||60th|
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