Zip Code 11579 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSea Cliff
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nassau
Area Code516
Current Population:5055
Racial Majority:White 79.89%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82.8%
Unemployment Rate:4.6%
Median Household Income$109279
Average Adjusted Gross Income$159330
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time33.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.84405400, -73.64407100

Zip Code 11579 Description

Zip Code 11579 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11579 is primarily located in Nassau County. The official US Postal Service name for 11579 is SEA CLIFF, New York. Portions of zip code 11579 are contained within or border the city limits of Sea Cliff, NY, Glen Cove, NY, Glen Head, NY, and Glenwood Landing, NY. The area code for zip code 11579 is 516. 11579 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11579 is 4.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11579 decreased to 5055 from 5141 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11579 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11579 public schools is White. 0% of students in 11579 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4263 79.89% 4430 -4%
 Black Or African American 235 4.4% 113 +108%
 Hispanic 585 10.96% 363 +61%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 91 1.71% 96 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 7 1.29% 7 +886%
 Two Or More Races 40 1.74% 40 +133%

Zip Code 11579 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82.8%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 8%
 Asian 5.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 11579 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population50555141
Male Population48.30%
Female Population51.70%
Total Households1983
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$109279
Income Under $50K Per Year19.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year53.80%
11579 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 3Thomas SuozziDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$851836
Average Real Estate Sale Price$665804
Current Unemployment Level 4.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 59g - Long Island Sound Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 11579 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24253241506066655847382945
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404959707984827564534361
Avg Precip (In.)3.923.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11579
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours