East Rockaway, NY 11518 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11518: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Rockaway, NY 11518

Not Acceptable, USPS
E Rockaway, NY 11518

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Nassau County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.641, Longitude -73.666
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 301
  • PO Box Addresses: 138
  • Residential Addresses: 3,997
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 556
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,441

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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East Rockaway, NY 11518 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,480
Daytime Population: Workers 2,081
Daytime Population: Residents 5,134
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,215
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 10,444
Population in Familes 8,797
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density2 6,233
Diversity Index3 33


Median Household Income $96,558
Average Household Income $121,716
Per Capita Income $47,786


Total Housing Units 4,334 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,007 (69.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,098 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 229 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $467,455
Average Home Value $504,814


Total Households 4,105
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 2,781
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.05% 0.16%
Households -0.08% 0.06%
Families -0.26% -0.06%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

East Rockaway, NY 11518 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11518 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 512 71st
Population Density # 251 86th
Diversity Index # 638 64th
Median Household Income # 232 87th
Per Capita Income # 213 88th

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