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Population (year 2000): 15,967. Estimated population in July 2005: 15,737 (-1.4% change)
Males: 7,531 (47.2%), Females: 8,436 (52.8%)

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Median resident age: 39.9 years
Median household income: $73,719 (year 2000)
Median house value: $267,800 (year 2000)

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Races in Floral Park:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.5%)
  • Hispanic (5.4%)
  • Asian Indian (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.8%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Irish (36.1%), Italian (30.6%), German (18.4%), Polish (6.2%), English (4.9%), United States (2.7%).

New! Park, New York forum

Land area: 1.4 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Floral Park

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Floral Park village

  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

11.6% Foreign born (5.8% Europe, 2.9% Asia, 2.5% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +92 (+0.6%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NY Hempstead, (6.0 miles pop. 755,924).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (14.8 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Floral Park, NY (0.7 miles South NY (0.9 miles Bellerose, Manor, NY (1.2 miles Stewart Terrace, NY (1.4 miles Bellerose NY Elmont, (1.4 miles Hyde Park, NY (1.4 miles New New Hyde Park, NY (1.9 miles North Square, NY (2.3 miles Franklin


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 1 building, cost: $112,600
  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $122,100
  • 2000: 0 buildings
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $158,000
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $137,500
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $210,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $234,000

Latitude: 40.72 N, Longitude: 73.70 W


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (25.7%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (12.8%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,777 (-17.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 893 (11.4%)

Average climate in Floral Park, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Floral

Floral Park-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/7/1998, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 5.3 miles away from the Floral Park city center injured 6 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 9/27/1970, a category 2 tornado 14.0 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Floral Park:
  • LONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER (about 3 miles; NEW HYDE PARK, NY)
  • CREEDMOOR PSYCHIATRIC CENTER (about 4 miles; QUEENS VILLAGE, NY)
  • LITTLE NECK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; LITTLE NECK, NY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Floral Park:
  • JOHN F KENNEDY INTL (about 8 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JFK)
  • LA GUARDIA (about 12 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: LGA)
  • PORT AUTH-DWNTN-MANHATTAN/WALL ST (about 21 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JRB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Floral Park:
  • SANDS POINT (about 8 miles; PORT WASHINGTON, NY; ID: 7N3)
  • FLUSHING (about 9 miles; NEW YORK/FLUSHING/, NY; ID: FLU)
  • EVERS (about 11 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: 6N6)

Amtrak stations near Floral Park:
  • 8 miles: KENNEDY AIRPORT NEW YORK (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 13 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 15 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 36 $297,914 $99,304 0 $0
Police - Other 9 $25,826 $34,434 12 $9,584
Judicial and Legal 3 $9,757 $39,028 2 $1,559
Other Government Administration 0 $0   5 $2,555
Financial Administration 8 $23,533 $35,299 2 $1,758
Other and Unallocable 27 $98,596 $43,820 7 $5,732
Streets and Highways 18 $44,528 $29,685 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 21 $73,139 $41,793 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 3 $8,371 $33,484 10 $6,279
Local Libraries 8 $23,154 $34,731 27 $16,404
Totals for Government 133 $604,818 $54,570 65 $43,870


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Floral Park:
  • CUNY QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 5 miles; NEW YORK, NY; Full-time enrollment: 7,431)
  • NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 5 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; FT enrollment: 13,710)
  • ADELPHI UNIVERSITY (about 5 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; FT enrollment: 4,074)
  • ST JOHN'S UNIVERSITY-NEW YORK (about 7 miles; JAMAICA, NY; FT enrollment: 15,070)
  • HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (about 8 miles; HEMPSTEAD, NY; FT enrollment: 10,842)
  • CUNY QUEENS COLLEGE (about 9 miles; FLUSHING, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY-C W POST CAMPUS (about 9 miles; BROOKVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 6,605)
Public high schools in Floral Park:
  • SEWANHAKA HS (Students: 1,567; Location: 500 TULIP AVE; Grades: 07 - 12)
  • FLORAL PARK MEMORIAL HS (Students: 1,515; Location: 210 LOCUST ST; Grades: 07 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Floral Park:
  • MS 172 ERWIN ALTMAN MS (Students: 1,244; Location: 81-14 257TH ST; Grades: 06 - 09)
  • FLORAL PARK BELLEROSE SCHOOL (Students: 949; Location: LARCH AVE; Grades: PK - 06)
  • JOHN LEWIS CHILDS SCHOOL (Students: 719; Location: ELIZABETH ST; Grades: PK - 06)
  • PS 115 GLEN OAKS SCHOOL (Students: 532; Location: 80-51 261ST ST; Grades: PK - 05)
  • PS 191 MAYFLOWER SCHOOL (Students: 349; Location: 85-15 258TH ST; Grades: KG - 05)
  • PS 993 (Students: 275; Location: 85-15 258TH ST; Grades: UG - UG)
Private primary/middle schools in Floral Park:
  • OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS (Students: 516; Location: 79 33 258TH ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF VICTORY SCHOOL (Students: 487; Location: 2 BELLMORE STREET; Grades: PK - 8)
  • YESHIVA HAR TORAH (Students: 382; Location: 254-04 UNION TURNPIKE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • NORTH SIDE SCHOOL (Students: 76; Location: 263-10 UNION TURNPIKE; Grades: PK - 5)
Library in Floral Park:
  • FLORAL PARK PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $934,096; Location: TULIP AVENUE & CAROLINE PLACE; 86,728 books; 2,423 audio materials; 2,986 video materials; 169 serial subscriptions)

Park in Floral Park: Floral Park Playground (1).


Floral Park compared to New York state average:
  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Population density significantly above state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Floral Park:
  • 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.)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Floral Park:
  • WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WKJY (98.3 FM; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Floral Park:
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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