ZIP Code 11693 - Far Rockaway Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameFar Rockaway
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Queens
Area Code347 / 718 / 917 / 929
Alternate Zip Code NamesBROAD CHANNEL
ROCKAWAY BEAC
ROCKAWAY BEACH
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesQUEENS
Current Population:11916
Racial Majority:White 47%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 37.1%
Unemployment Rate:5.8%
Median Household Income$45462
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54670
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time43.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0 - 3 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.61162000, -73.81571200

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Zip Code 11693 Description

Zip Code 11693 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11693 is primarily located in Queens County. The official US Postal Service name for 11693 is FAR ROCKAWAY, New York. Portions of zip code 11693 are contained within or border the city limits of New York, NY, . Zip code 11693 is within area code 917, area code 718 and area code 347. 11693 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11693 is 5.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11693 increased to 11916 from 11157 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11693 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11693 public schools is Black. 73% of students in 11693 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5329 47% 5643 -6%
 Black Or African American 3220 28.4% 3291 -2%
 Hispanic 1984 17.5% 2279 -13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 42 -100%
 Asian 648 5.72% 359 +81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 76 0.23% 76 -66%
 Two Or More Races 225 1.16% 225 -42%

Zip Code 11693 Race/Ethnicity

 White 30.7%
 Black Or African American 37.1%
 Hispanic 26.8%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 11693 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1191611157
Male Population46.50%
Female Population53.50%
Total Households4703
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
73%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45462
Income Under $50K Per Year55.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.40%
11693 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 5Gregory MeeksDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$346808
Average Real Estate Sale Price$221356
Current Unemployment Level 5.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.2%
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 11693 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263342526168676048403046
Avg Max Temp (°F)39414959697884827564544462
Avg Precip (In.)3.722.853.913.884.223.654.093.833.713.173.623.4544.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11693
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours