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The Smithtown Census Designated Place had a population of 26,345 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Smithtown is located at latitude 40.8559 and longitude -73.2007 in Suffolk County. The formal boundaries for the Smithtown Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 11.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Suffolk County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 62 feet.
The Smithtown Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390309) 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 Smithtown: Head of the River.
|Total Population||26,345 (100%)|
|Population in Households||25,566 (97.0%)|
|Population in Families||22,981 (87.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||779 ( 3.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$131,739|
|Average Household Income||$165,465|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||18%|
|Per Capita Income||$55,038|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||9,132 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,564 (82.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,191 (13.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||377 ( 4.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$559,811|
|Average Home Value||$621,718|
|Housing Affordability Index3||108|
|Average Household Size||2.92|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.2%|
|Per Capita Income||1.67%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.3%|
The table below compares Smithtown 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||# 61||95th|
|Population Density||# 384||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 129||89th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 303||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 191||84th|
|Diversity Index||# 549||54th|
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