Zip Code 11581 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValley Stream
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nassau
Area Code516
Current Population:20844
Racial Majority:White 52.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 29.9%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$91050
Average Adjusted Gross Income$92570
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time37.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 13 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.65292000, -73.71352100

Zip Code 11581 Description

Zip Code 11581 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11581 is primarily located in Nassau County. The official US Postal Service name for 11581 is VALLEY STREAM, New York. Portions of zip code 11581 are contained within or border the city limits of Valley Stream, NY, South Valley Stream, NY, Woodmere, NY, Lynbrook, NY, Hewlett, NY, and New York, NY. The area code for zip code 11581 is 516. 11581 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11581 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11581 increased to 20844 from 20094 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11581 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11581 public schools is White. 17.5% of students in 11581 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 11062 52.79% 12583 -12%
 Black Or African American 2751 13.13% 2546 +8%
 Hispanic 4082 19.48% 2880 +42%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 2505 11.95% 2305 +9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 9 -100%
 Other Race 203 1.12% 203 +16%
 Two Or More Races 301 1.53% 301 +7%

Zip Code 11581 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.9%
 Black Or African American 23.8%
 Hispanic 26.6%
 Asian 18.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 11581 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2084420094
Male Population48.00%
Female Population52.00%
Total Households7023
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
17.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$91050
Income Under $50K Per Year24.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year45.60%
11581 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 4Kathleen RiceDemocrat
New York District 5Gregory MeeksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$461193
Average Real Estate Sale Price$384897
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 84c - Barrier Islands - Coastal Marshes
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 11581 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263342516167665948393046
Avg Max Temp (°F)38414959697883827564534361
Avg Precip (In.)3.772.8643.994.193.653.983.753.73.273.683.544.35
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11581
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours