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Great Neck Estates, New York
Incorporated Village of Great Neck Estates
Great Neck Estates Village Hall on June 11, 2021.
Great Neck Estates Village Hall on June 11, 2021.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
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Coordinates: 40°47′14″N 73°44′17″W / 40.78722°N 73.73806°W / 40.78722; -73.73806Coordinates: 40°47′14″N 73°44′17″W / 40.78722°N 73.73806°W / 40.78722; -73.73806
Country  United States
State  New York
County  Nassau County, New York
Town North Hempstead
Incorporated 1911
Area
 • Total 0.80 sq mi (2.08 km2)
 • Land 0.77 sq mi (1.98 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.09 km2)
Elevation
82 ft (25 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 2,761
 • Estimate 
(2019)
2,879
 • Density 3,758.49/sq mi (1,451.31/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
11021
Area code(s) 516
FIPS code 36-30191
GNIS feature ID 0951638

Great Neck Estates is a village on the Great Neck Peninsula in the Town of North Hempstead, in Nassau County, on the North Shore of Long Island, in New York, United States. The population was 2,761 at the 2010 census.

Geography

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U.S. Census Map

Great Neck Estates is located at 40°47′14″N 73°44′17″W / 40.78722°N 73.73806°W / 40.78722; -73.73806 (40.787121, -73.738126).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2), of which, 0.8 square miles (2.1 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (4.94%) is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 339
1930 1,738 412.7%
1940 1,969 13.3%
1950 2,464 25.1%
1960 3,262 32.4%
1970 3,131 −4.0%
1980 2,936 −6.2%
1990 2,790 −5.0%
2000 2,756 −1.2%
2010 2,761 0.2%
2019 (est.) 2,879 4.3%
U.S. Decennial Census

At the 2000 census there were 2,756 people, 919 households, and 767 families in the village. The population density was 3,581.3 people per square mile (1,381.9/km2). There were 944 housing units at an average density of 1,226.7 per square mile (473.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 92.71% White, 0.94% African American, 4.83% Asian, 0.33% from other races, and 1.20% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.61%.

Of the 919 households 38.2% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 78.0% were married couples living together, 3.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.5% were non-families. 14.6% of households were one person and 9.6% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 3.00 and the average family size was 3.31.

The age distribution was 26.9% under the age of 18, 5.3% from 18 to 24, 20.9% from 25 to 44, 29.6% from 45 to 64, and 17.3% 65 or older. The median age was 43 years. For every 100 females, there were 92.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.9 males.

The median household income was $142,038 and the median family income was $161,545. Males had a median income of $100,000 versus $55,938 for females. The per capita income for the village was $72,476. About 1.6% of families and 2.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.4% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Education

School district

Great Neck Estates is located entirely within the boundaries of the Great Neck Union Free School District. As such, all children who reside within the village and attend public schools go to Great Neck's schools.

Library district

Great Neck Estates is located within the boundaries of the Great Neck Library District.

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