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North Amityville, New York
Hamlet of North Amityville.JPG
U.S. Census map
U.S. Census map
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
Area
 • Total 2.4 sq mi (6.1 km2)
 • Land 2.4 sq mi (6.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 33 ft (10 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 17,862
 • Density 7,580/sq mi (2,928/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11701, 11726
Area code(s) 631
FIPS code 36-51396
GNIS feature ID 0958665

North Amityville is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York, United States. Located within the Town of Babylon, the population was 17,862 at the 2010 Census.

North Amityville residents are currently served by the Amityville Union Free School District, Copiague Union Free School District, and Farmingdale Union Free School District.

Demographics

According to the United States Census Bureau, the hamlet has a total area of 2.35 square miles (6.1 km2),

As of the census of 2010, there were 17,862 people, and 5,289 households with an average of 3.26 persons per household residing in the hamlet. The population density was 7,587.9 square miles (19,653 km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 35.8% African American, 27.5% White, 1.4% Native American, 11.2% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 12.8% from other races, and 6.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 34.7% 6,237 of the population.

The population in North Amityville was 7.0% under the age of 5, 27.0% under the age of 18, and 12.2% over the age of 65. Females make up 53.9% of the population.

There were 5,636 housing units, of which 25.8% were in multi-unit structures. The homeownership rate was 62.3%. The median value of owner-occupied housing units was $339,100. 5.4% of housing units were vacant and 39.4% of occupied housing units were occupied by renters.

The median income for a household in the hamlet was $90,502. 2.8% of the population were below the poverty line.

Geography

North Amityville is located at 40°42′1″N 73°24′46″W / 40.70028°N 73.41278°W / 40.70028; -73.41278 (40.700143, -73.412803).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.4 square miles (6.1 km2), all land.

North Amityville is bordered by East Massapequa (in Nassau County) to the west, East Farmingdale to the north, North Lindenhurst to the east, Lindenhurst to the southeast, the village of Amityville to the south, and Copiague to the north, south, east and west.

Transportation

The Long Island Rail Road does not have a branch in North Amityville. Instead, residents are within close proximity to the Copiague (LIRR station) & the Amityville (LIRR station). Operating under the Suffolk County Transit, several buses that serve the hamlet include:

  • S1: Amityville - Halesite
  • 1A: Amityville - North Amityville
  • S31: Copiague - Pinelawn

Place of worship

  • Sisters of St. Dominic Motherhouse Complex

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