Zip Code 11747 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMelville
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Suffolk
Area Code631 / 934
Alternate Zip Code NamesHUNTINGTN STA
HUNTINGTON STATION
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesDIX HILLS
Current Population:19803
Racial Majority:White 81.37%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.6%
Unemployment Rate:5.3%
Median Household Income$127537
Average Adjusted Gross Income$227920
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time30.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range128 - 203 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.78393200, -73.41052500

Zip Code 11747 Description

Zip Code 11747 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11747 is primarily located in Suffolk County. The official US Postal Service name for 11747 is MELVILLE, New York. Portions of zip code 11747 are contained within or border the city limits of Melville, NY, West Hills, NY, Dix Hills, NY, South Huntington, NY, Plainview, NY, Old Bethpage, NY, Wheatley Heights, NY, East Farmingdale, NY, and Wyandanch, NY. Zip code 11747 is within area code 631 and area code 516. 11747 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11747 is 5.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.3% 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 11747 increased to 19803 from 16152 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11747 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11747 public schools is White. 7.8% of students in 11747 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16105 81.37% 16422 -2%
 Black Or African American 907 4.58% 662 +37%
 Hispanic 1100 5.56% 992 +11%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 1490 7.53% 1387 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 56 0.14% 56 -50%
 Two Or More Races 270 0.82% 270 -40%

Zip Code 11747 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.6%
 Black Or African American 8.8%
 Hispanic 16.4%
 Asian 9.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 11747 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1980316152
Male Population47.50%
Female Population52.50%
Total Households7221
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
7.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$127537
Income Under $50K Per Year16.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year60.90%
11747 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 3Thomas SuozziDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$777995
Average Real Estate Sale Price$607379
Current Unemployment Level 5.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.5%
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 DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 11747 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23253240505965645746382944
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404959697884827464534361
Avg Precip (In.)4.053.114.324.234.153.823.84.013.923.684.013.8646.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11747
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours