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Sea Cliff, New York
|Incorporated Village of Sea Cliff|
The Sea Cliff Village Hall, Library, and Museum Complex in 2015.
1 Square Mile, 16 Parks
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|County||Nassau County, New York|
|• Total||1.96 sq mi (5.08 km2)|
|• Land||1.11 sq mi (2.89 km2)|
|• Water||0.85 sq mi (2.19 km2)|
|Elevation||187 ft (57 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||4,502.24/sq mi (1,738.58/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0964716|
Sea Cliff is located at.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.0 square miles (5.2 km2), of which, 1.1 square miles (2.8 km2) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.3 km2) of it (44.67%) is water.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
As of the 2010 census the population was 92.8% White, 88% Non-Hispanic white, 2.4% African American, 0.1% Native American, 1.9% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.95% from other races, and 1.4% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.8% of the population.
Several buildings in Sea Cliff, mostly Victorian houses, are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Many of them were built as summer homes as part of Sea Cliff's late nineteenth century role as a resort town, and they have been collectively called "one of the best collections of late Victorian era architecture in Nassau County."
|Hempstead Harbor||Glen Head|
The village is part of the North Shore School District.
- LaMarcus Adna Thompson – Inventor and businessman.
- Alfred Lansing – Author of Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage.
- Robert Olen Butler – Writer.
- Dan Fagin – Writer.
- Natalie Portman – Actress.
- Kate McKinnon – Comedian.
- John Rzeznik – Frontman of the rock band Goo Goo Dolls.
- Michael McKean - actor, comedian, screenwriter, and musician
- Arnold Levin – Cartoonist.
- Robert Ehrlich – Businessman.
- Rose Elizabeth Bird – First female Chief Justice of California.
- Nini Camps – Lead singer of rock band Antigone Rising.
- Kristen Henderson – Drummer of rock band Antigone Rising.
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