Official Zip Code NameRocky Point
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code631 / 934
Current Population:12709
Racial Majority:White 88.60%
Public School Racial Majority:White 88.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.52%
Median Household Income$75019
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68283
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34.4 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
EDT
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Primary County: Suffolk
Elevation Range95 - 108 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.94150162, -72.93287659

Zip Code 11778 Description

Zip Code 11778 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11778 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 11778 is ROCKY POINT, New York. Portions of zip code 11778 are contained within or border the city limits of Rocky Point, NY, Sound Beach, NY, Shoreham, NY, Ridge, NY, and East Shoreham, NY. The area code for zip code 11778 is 631. 11778 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11778 is 5.52% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 8.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11778 increased to 12709 from 11514 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11778 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11778 public schools is White. 24.1% of students in 11778 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11405 89.47% 11261 +1%
 Black Or African American 4 0.03% 174 -98%
 Hispanic 1134 8.9% 917 +24%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 18 -100%
 Asian 20 0.16% 193 -90%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 17 0.55% 17 +312%
 Two Or More Races 125 0.89% 125 -9%

Zip Code 11778 Race/Ethnicity

 White 88.3%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 7.9%
 Asian 1.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 11778 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1270911514
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households4438
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
24.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$75019
Income Under $50K Per Year31.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.40%
114 US Congressional DistrictNew York 1
RepresentativeLee Zeldin
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$304576
Average Real Estate Sale Price$300302
Current Unemployment Level (June 2016)5.52%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.02%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.93%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All
Ecoregion 59g - Long Island Sound Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 11778 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23243139495964645746372944
Avg Max Temp (°F)39404959707884827564544461
Avg Precip (In.)4.253.254.314.233.953.853.484.123.763.84.14.0447.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11778
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time (EST)
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours