Lawrence, NY 11559 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11559: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Lawrence, NY 11559

Not Acceptable, USPS
Meadowmere Park, NY 11559

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Nassau County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.612, Longitude -73.732
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 492
  • PO Box Addresses: 199
  • Residential Addresses: 2,692
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 638
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,054

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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Lawrence, NY 11559 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Lawrence, NY 11559 Housing Affordability Index is 55
State of New York Housing Affordability Index is 85
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Lawrence, NY 11559 Wealth Index is 302
State of New York Wealth Index is 109
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 8,675 (100%)
Population in Households 8,660 (99.8%)
Population in Families 7,726 (89.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 15 ( 0.2%)
Population Density 1,978
Diversity Index2 50
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $132,042
Average Household Income $202,118
Per Capita Income $62,328
Wealth Index4 302

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 2,969 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,982 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 693 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 294 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $1,183,725
Housing Affordability Index3 55
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,675
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 2,069
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.33% 0.16%
Households 0.23% 0.11%
Families 0.15% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   1.46%

Lawrence, NY 11559 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11559 to the other 1,750 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 565 68th
Population Density # 440 75th
Diversity Index # 408 77th
Median Household Income # 81 95th
Per Capita Income # 121 93rd

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