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Garden City South, New York
A street in Garden City South on September 18, 2021.
A street in Garden City South on September 18, 2021.
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
Named for Its location south of Garden City
 • Total 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
69 ft (21 m)
 • Total 4,024
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 516
FIPS code 36-28200
GNIS feature ID 0950877

Garden City South is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Hempstead in Nassau County, on Long Island, in New York, United States. The population was 4,119 at the 2020 census.


U.S. Census Map

Garden City South is located at 40°42′47″N 73°39′37″W / 40.71306°N 73.66028°W / 40.71306; -73.66028 (40.713087, -73.660143).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2), all land.


As of the census of 2020, there were 4,119 people and 1,312 households residing in the CDP. The median household income was $146,346 and those with a Bachelor's Degree or Higher at 49.1% and an employment Rate of 62.4%.

Race and ethnicity population reported in the 2020 census are as follows: White alone: 3260, Black or African decent: 46, American Indian and Alaska Native alone: 8, Asian alone: 348, and some other race alone: 181.

There were 1,312 households, out of which 20.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.1% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 22.2% were non-families. 18.0% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.84 and the average family size was 3.24.

In the CDP, the population was spread out, with 22.3% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 22.8% from 45 to 64, and 19.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 90.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.7 males.

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