Zip Code, Weather Forecast, Radio Stations, Population, Crime Rate, Area Codes
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Population (year 2000): 18,544
Males: 9,093 (49.0%), Females: 9,451 (51.0%)
Median resident age: 40.6 years
Median household income: $90,929 (year 2000)
Median house value: $327,000 (year 2000)
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Races in Syosset:
- White Non-Hispanic (83.1%)
- Chinese (4.4%)
- Korean (3.6%)
- Hispanic (2.9%)
- Asian Indian (2.9%)
- Two or more races (1.0%)
- Japanese (0.7%)
- Other Asian (0.6%)
- Other race (0.6%)
- Black (0.5%)
Ancestries: Italian (21.2%), Irish (13.8%), German (11.9%), Polish (8.2%), Russian (6.9%), United States (5.0%).
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Land area: 5.0 square miles
For population 25 years and over in Syosset
- High school or higher: 94.0%
- Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.7%
- Graduate or professional degree: 24.1%
- Unemployed: 3.0%
- Mean travel time to work: 36.1 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Syosset CDP
- Never married: 19.9%
- Now married: 69.1%
- Separated: 1.2%
- Widowed: 6.4%
- Divorced: 3.4%
17.6% Foreign born (9.2% Asia, 5.7% Europe, 2.0% Latin America).
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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bay, NY (4.3 miles Oyster pop. 293,925).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (29.6 miles pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: NY (1.9 miles Muttontown, NY (2.2 miles Woodbury, NY (2.7 miles Plainview, NY (3.1 miles Jericho, Norwich, NY East (3.2 miles Hollow, NY (3.5 miles Laurel Bay Cove, NY (3.5 miles Oyster
Latitude: 40.81 N, Longitude: 73.50 W
Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (23.3%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (16.3%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (13.8%).
Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,174 (+17.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,430 (16.2%)
Average climate in Syosset, New York
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Syosset-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 49% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/10/1989, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 53.1 miles away from the Syosset city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.
On 9/27/1970, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.8 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Birthplace of: Chris Heintz - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Minnesota Twins, born: Aug 6, 1974), Robert Scuderi - NHL player (Pittsburgh Penguins, born: Dec 30, 1978), Bob Heintz - PGA Tour Golf player (born: 5/1/70), Greg Bosl - College basketball player (Notre Dame Fighting Irish), Sue Bird - WNBA player (Seattle Storm, born: Oct 16, 1980).
Main business address for: PORTA SYSTEMS CORP (TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH APPARATUS), KIRLIN HOLDING CORP (SECURITY BROKERS, DEALERS & FLOTATION COMPANIES), SYNERGY BRANDS INC (WHOLESALE-GROCERIES & GENERAL LINE).
Hospitals/medical centers near Syosset:
- NORTH SHORE UNIV HOSP AT PLAINVIEW (about 3 miles; PLAINVIEW, NY)
- NEW ISLAND HOSPITAL (about 6 miles; BETHPAGE, NY)
- HUNTINGTON HOSPITAL (about 8 miles; HUNTINGTON, NY)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Syosset:
- REPUBLIC (about 10 miles; FARMINGDALE, NY; ID: FRG)
- JOHN F KENNEDY INTL (about 23 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JFK)
- WESTCHESTER COUNTY (about 23 miles; WHITE PLAINS, NY; ID: HPN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Syosset:
- SANDS POINT (about 14 miles; PORT WASHINGTON, NY; ID: 7N3)
- EVERS (about 21 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: 6N6)
- FLUSHING (about 23 miles; NEW YORK/FLUSHING/, NY; ID: FLU)
Amtrak station near Syosset:
- 17 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
College/University in Syosset:
- NEW YORK COLLEGE FOR WHOLISTIC HEALTH ED AND RES (Full-time enrollment: 571; Location: 6801 JERICO TPK; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nycollege.edu; Offers Master's degree)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Syosset:
- NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-OLD WESTBURY (about 8 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,459)
- SUNY COLLEGE AT OLD WESTBURY (about 8 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,594)
- SUNY COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AT FARMINGDALE (about 8 miles; FARMINGDALE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,831)
- HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; HEMPSTEAD, NY; FT enrollment: 10,842)
- LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY-C W POST CAMPUS (about 9 miles; BROOKVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 6,605)
- NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; FT enrollment: 13,710)
- ADELPHI UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; FT enrollment: 4,074)
Public high school in Syosset:
- SYOSSET SHS (Students: 1,971; Location: 70 S WOODS RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Syosset:
- OUR LADY OF MERCY ACADEMY (Students: 484; Location: 815 CONVENT ROAD; Grades: 9 - 12; Girls only)
Public primary/middle schools in Syosset:
- H.B. THOMPSON MS (Students: 902; Location: 98 ANN DR; Grades: 06 - 08)
- SOUTH WOODS MS (Students: 736; Location: 99 PELL LN; Grades: 06 - 08)
- ROBBINS LANE ES (Students: 539; Location: 157 ROBBINS LN; Grades: KG - 05)
- BERRY HILL ES (Students: 497; Location: 181 COLD SPRING RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- PS 256 ST MARY'S CHLDRN & FAMILY SVC (Students: 462; Location: 525 CONVENT RD; Grades: UG - UG)
- VILLAGE ES (Students: 434; Location: 90 CONVENT RD; Grades: KG - 05)
- SOUTH GROVE ES (Students: 372; Location: 60 COLONY LN; Grades: KG - 05)
- WILLITS ES (Students: 368; Location: 99 NANA PL; Grades: KG - 05)
- WEST SIDE SCHOOL (Students: 289; Location: 1597 LAUREL HOLLOW RD; Grades: 02 - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Syosset:
- ST EDWARD CONFESSOR SCHOOL (Students: 256; Location: 2 TEIBROOK AVENUE; Grades: KG - 8)
- GREENTREES COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 114; Location: 247 JACKSON AVE; Grades: PK - 1)
- VARIETY PRE-SCHOOLER'S WORKSHP (Students: 60; Location: 47 HUMPHREY DR; Grades: KG - 1)
Library in Syosset:
- SYOSSET PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,789,894; Location: 225 SOUTH OYSTER BAY ROAD; 254,017 books; 6,681 audio materials; 4,105 video materials; 325 serial subscriptions)
User submitted facts and corrections:
- The closest hospital is actually in Syosset; North Shore University Hospital at Syosset
Notable location: Saint Marys Home (A).
Syosset 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 significantly below state average.
- Hispanic 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 above state average.
- Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
- Population density above state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Syosset:
- 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.)
- WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
- 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.)
- 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)
- 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 Syosset:
- WKWZ (88.5 FM; SYOSSET, NY; Owner: SYOSSET CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTRICT)
- WPOB (88.5 FM; PLAINVIEW, NY; Owner: PLAINVIEW-OLD BETHPAGE CENT SCH DIST)
- W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
- WCWP (88.1 FM; BROOKVILLE, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
- WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
- WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
- 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)
- WKJY (98.3 FM; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
- WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
- WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
- 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.)
- 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.)
TV broadcast stations around Syosset:
- WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
- W27CB (Channel 27; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
- 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)
- WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
- WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
- WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
- 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)
- 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)
- W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
- W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
- W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
- WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
- W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
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