Patchogue, NY 11772 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 11772: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Patchogue, NY 11772

Acceptable Alternative
Blue Point, NY 11772
Davis Park, NY 11772
E Patchogue, NY 11772
East Patchogue, NY 11772

Not Acceptable, USPS
Canaan Lake, NY 11772
N Patchogue, NY 11772
North Patchogue, NY 11772

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Suffolk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.775, Longitude -72.896
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,524
  • PO Box Addresses: 503
  • Residential Addresses: 16,943
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,660
    • Single Family Addresses: 14,283

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: July 1, 2021, Maps updated: May 5, 2021.


Patchogue, NY 11772 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 46,175 (100%)
Population in Households 45,593 (98.7%)
Population in Families 35,591 (77.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 582 ( 1.3%)
Population Density 2,911
Diversity Index2 67


Median Household Income $82,669
Average Household Income $106,180
% of Income for Mortgage4 19%
Per Capita Income $39,073
Wealth Index5 115


Total HU (Housing Units) 18,649 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,943 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,036 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,670 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $369,611
Average Home Value $437,149
Housing Affordability Index3 100


Total Households 16,979
Average Household Size 2.69
Family Households 10,742
Average Family Size 3
  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 races 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 % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 0.23% -0.12%
Households 0.23% -0.13%
Families 0.05% -0.23%
Median Household Income   2.52%
Per Capita Income   2.4%
Owner Occupied HU   0.09%

Patchogue, NY 11772 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11772 to the other 1,740 ZIP Codes 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 95 95th
Population Density # 368 79th
Median Household Income # 477 73rd
Housing Affordability Index # 457 26th
Per Capita Income # 555 68th
Diversity Index # 209 88th

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