Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes
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Population (year 2000): 26,024
Males: 12,894 (49.5%), Females: 13,130 (50.5%)
Median resident age: 39.0 years
Median household income: $104,160 (year 2000)
Median house value: $386,100 (year 2000)
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Races in Dix Hills:
- White Non-Hispanic (83.9%)
- Hispanic (3.8%)
- Black (3.3%)
- Asian Indian (2.6%)
- Chinese (2.1%)
- Two or more races (1.8%)
- Korean (1.1%)
- Other race (0.8%)
- Other Asian (0.8%)
- Filipino (0.6%)
Ancestries: Italian (28.3%), Irish (13.7%), German (11.1%), Russian (8.3%), Polish (6.1%), United States (4.1%).
New! Hills, New York forum
Land area: 15.9 square miles
For population 25 years and over in Dix Hills
- High school or higher: 93.6%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 52.9%
- Graduate or professional degree: 26.2%
- Unemployed: 2.3%
- Mean travel time to work: 35.5 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Dix Hills CDP
- Never married: 21.1%
- Now married: 70.1%
- Separated: 1.1%
- Widowed: 4.3%
- Divorced: 3.5%
14.3% Foreign born (5.9% Asia, 5.4% Europe, 2.5% Latin America).
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NY (6.3 miles Brentwood, pop. 53,917).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NY (7.0 miles Babylon, pop. 211,792).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (40.6 miles pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Park, NY Deer (2.5 miles Heights, NY (3.2 miles Wheatley NY (3.4 miles Elwood, NY (4.1 miles Wyandanch, NY (4.3 miles Baywood, Babylon, NY North (4.6 miles NY (4.8 miles Greenlawn, NY (4.9 miles Commack,
Latitude: 40.80 N, Longitude: 73.33 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 631
Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.8%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (15.3%), Retail trade (11.6%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (11.0%).
Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,730 (-22.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,340 (11.0%)
Average climate in Dix Hills, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Dix Hills-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 46.1 miles away from the Dix Hills city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 9/18/1973, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the city center .
Hospitals/medical centers near Dix Hills:
- GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; WEST ISLIP, NY)
- PILGRIM STATE HOSP (about 7 miles; WEST BRENTWOOD, NY)
- SOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; BAY SHORE, NY)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Dix Hills:
- REPUBLIC (about 8 miles; FARMINGDALE, NY; ID: FRG)
- LONG ISLAND MAC ARTHUR (about 17 miles; ISLIP, NY; ID: ISP)
- IGOR I SIKORSKY MEMORIAL (about 29 miles; BRIDGEPORT, CT; ID: BDR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Dix Hills:
- BAYPORT AERODROME (about 20 miles; BAYPORT, NY; ID: 23N)
- SANDS POINT (about 26 miles; PORT WASHINGTON, NY; ID: 7N3)
- WESTCHESTER COUNTY (about 32 miles; WHITE PLAINS, NY; ID: HPN)
College/University in Dix Hills:
- FIVE TOWNS COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 880; Location: 305 N SERVICE RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.fivetowns.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dix Hills:
- SUFFOLK COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-WESTERN CAMPUS (about 7 miles; BRENTWOOD, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,485)
- SUNY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AT FARMINGDALE (about 9 miles; FARMINGDALE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,831)
- DOWLING COLLEGE (about 15 miles; OAKDALE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,747)
- NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-OLD WESTBURY (about 19 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 4,459)
- SUNY COLLEGE AT OLD WESTBURY (about 19 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,594)
- HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; HEMPSTEAD, NY; FT enrollment: 10,842)
- LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY-C W POST CAMPUS (about 21 miles; BROOKVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 6,605)
Public high schools in Dix Hills:
- HALF HOLLOW HILLS HS EAST (Students: 1,400; Location: 50 VANDERBILT PKY; Grades: 09 - 12)
- HALF HOLLOW HILLS HS WEST (Students: 1,233; Location: 375 WOLF HILL RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Dix Hills:
- MADONNA HEIGHTS SERVICES (Students: 64; Location: 151 BURRS LA; Grades: 7 - 12; Girls only)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Dix Hills:
- BOCES WESTERN SUFFOLK (SUFFOLK 3) (Students: 1,185; Location: 507 DEER PARK RD; Grades: UG - UG)
- CANDLEWOOD MS (Students: 1,018; Location: 1200 CARLL'S STRT PTH; Grades: 06 - 08)
- PAUMANOK ES (Students: 691; Location: ONE SEAMAN NECK RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- CHESTNUT HILL ES (Students: 674; Location: 600 S SERVICE RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- SIGNAL HILL ES (Students: 660; Location: 670 CALEDONIA RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- OTSEGO ES (Students: 656; Location: 55 OTSEGO ST; Grades: KG - 05)
- VANDERBILT ES (Students: 651; Location: 350 DEER PARK AVE; Grades: KG - 05)
- FOREST PARK ES (Students: 643; Location: 30 DEFOREST RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- ROLLING HILLS SCHOOL (Students: 330; Location: 25 MCCULLOCH DRIVE; Grades: KG - 02)
- SAGAMORE CHILDREN'S PSYCH CTR (Students: 69; Location: 197 HALF HOLLOW RD; Grades: 03 - 12)
Library in Dix Hills:
- HALF HOLLOW HILLS COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $4,880,947; Location: 55 VANDERBILT PARKWAY; 333,514 books; 13,937 audio materials; 10,285 video materials; 1,107 serial subscriptions)
Cemetery: Carll Cemetery (1).
Parks in Dix Hills include: Dix Hills Park (1), Caledonia Park (2).
Dix Hills compared to New York state average:
- Median household income significantly above state average.
- Median house value significantly above state average.
- Unemployed percentage below state average.
- Black race population percentage below state average.
- Median age above state average.
- Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
- Renting percentage significantly below state average.
- Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Dix Hills:
- WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
- WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
- WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
- WLIE (540 AM; 3 kW; ISLIP, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND MULTIMEDIA, LLC.)
- WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
- WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
- WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
- WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
- WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
- WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
- WNYG (1440 AM; 1 kW; BABYLON, NY; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
- WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
Strongest FM radio stations in Dix Hills:
- WBAB (102.3 FM; BABYLON, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
- W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
- WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
- WBZO (103.1 FM; BAY SHORE, NY; Owner: MID-ISLAND BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- WFRS (88.9 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
- WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
- WKWZ (88.5 FM; SYOSSET, NY; Owner: SYOSSET CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
- WPOB (88.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, NY; Owner: PLAINVIEW-OLD BETHPAGE CENT SCH DIST)
- WUSB (90.1 FM; STONY BROOK, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
- WXBA (88.1 FM; BRENTWOOD, NY; Owner: BRENTWOOD UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT)
- WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
- WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
- WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
- WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
- WBLI (106.1 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
- WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
- WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
- WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
- WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
- WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
TV broadcast stations around Dix Hills:
- WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
- WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
- WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
- WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
- WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
- WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
- WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
- WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
- W27CB (Channel 27; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
- WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
- WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
- WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
- WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
- WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
- WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
- WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
- WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
- WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
- W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
- W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
- WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
- WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
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