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Baldwin Harbor, New York
Homes in Baldwin Harbor, as seen from Waterfront Park in Freeport.
Homes in Baldwin Harbor, as seen from Waterfront Park in Freeport.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Country  United States
State  New York
County  Nassau County, New York
Town Hempstead
Area
 • Total 1.7 sq mi (4.4 km2)
 • Land 1.2 sq mi (3.2 km2)
 • Water 0.5 sq mi (1.2 km2)
Elevation
10 ft (3 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 8,102
 • Density 4,770/sq mi (1,841/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
11510
Area code(s) 516
FIPS code 36-04154
GNIS feature ID 0942898

Baldwin Harbor is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Hempstead, in Nassau County, on Long Island, in New York, United States. It was created concomitant with the 1990 United States Census from the southernmost portions of the neighboring hamlet of Baldwin. As of the 2010 census, it had a population of 8,102.

Geography

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Baldwin Harbor is located at 40°38′2″N 73°36′14″W / 40.63389°N 73.60389°W / 40.63389; -73.60389 (40.633923, -73.603779).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.4 km2), of which 1.2 square miles (3.1 km2) is land and 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2) (28.24%) is water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2010, there were 8,102 people, 2,687 households, and 2,185 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 6,751.6 per square mile (2,613.5/km2). There were 2,782 housing units at an average density of 2,318../sq mi (897.4/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 61.25% White, 26.57% African American, 0.13% Native American, 4.87% Asian, 3.78% from other races, and 3.36% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 11.83% of the population.

There were 2,687 households, out of which 35.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.9% were married couples living together, 12.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.7% were non-families. 14.7% of all households were made up of individuals, and 14.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.01 and the average family size was 3.33.

In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 23.4% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 22.8% from 25 to 44, 32.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42.5 years. For every 100 females, there were 93.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 90.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $113,950, and the median income for a family was $120,344. Males had a median income of $59,855 versus $56,394 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $33,543. About 1.6% of families and 7.1% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.4% of those under age 18 and 3.9% of those age 65 or over.

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