The Rocky Point CDP(1) had a population of 14,241 as of July 1, 2021.
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 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||14,241 (100%)|
|Population in Households||14,173 (99.5%)|
|Population in Families||12,186 (85.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||68 ( 0.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$104,695|
|Average Household Income||$130,905|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$45,270|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||5,465 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,217 (77.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||707 (12.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||541 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$353,452|
|Average Home Value||$429,340|
|Housing Affordability Index3||120|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.97%|
|Per Capita Income||2.41%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.01%|
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, 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.
|Total Population||# 139||88th|
|Population Density||# 609||49th|
|Median Household Income||# 289||76th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 436||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 343||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 475||60th|
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