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South Farmingdale, New York
Willard Avenue in South Farmingdale on July 4, 2021.
Willard Avenue in South Farmingdale on July 4, 2021.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
South Farmingdale, New York is located in New York
South Farmingdale, New York
South Farmingdale, New York
Location in New York
Country  United States
State  New York
County  Nassau County, New York
Town Oyster Bay
 • Total 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)
 • Land 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
59 ft (18 m)
 • Total 14,486
 • Density 6,582/sq mi (2,541.4/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 516
FIPS code 36-69001
GNIS feature ID 0965744
NWS SAME code 036059

South Farmingdale is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in the Town of Oyster Bay in Nassau County, on the South Shore of Long Island, in New York, United States. The population of the CDP was 14,486 at the 2010 census.

The hamlet is anchored by (and often identified as part of) neighboring Farmingdale, and is served by the Farmingdale Post Office, Farmingdale School District, and Farmingdale Library.


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South Farmingdale is located at 40°43′6″N 73°26′44″W / 40.71833°N 73.44556°W / 40.71833; -73.44556 (40.718195, -73.445558).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km²), all land.

For the 2000 Census, the CDP gained territory over the 1990 census.


2010 census

According to the 2010 census the population was 90.1% White 83% Non-Hispanic White, 1.4% African American, 0.1% Native American, 4.5% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander, 2.2% from other races, and 1.7% from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 10% of the population.

2000 census

At the time of the 2000 census, there were 15,061 people 4,899 households, and 4,095 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 6,886.0 per square mile (2,655.3/km²). There were 4,950 housing units at an average density of 2,263.2/sq mi (872.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.01% White, 0.79% African American, 0.08% Native American, 3.18% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 1.85% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.90% of the population.

There were 4,899 households of which 36.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 69.9% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.4% were non-families. 13.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.07 and the average family size was 3.37.

Age distribution was 25.1% under the age of 18, 6.2% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 21.7% from 45 to 64, and 16.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 96.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.

The median household income was $71,168, and the median family income was $76,049. Males had a median income of $52,290 versus $36,475 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $25,927. About 2.5% of families and 2.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 4.4% of those under age 18 and 2.9% of those age 65 or over.

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