Fire Island, New York

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Fire Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 10 miles SE of Brentwood, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 44 miles E of New York, New York
County Suffolk
P.O. Box Zip Codes 11770
Phone Area Codes 631
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.647
Longitude -73.146

Fire Island Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.8 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 58 F
Jul Temp 66 to 83 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 46.5 inches
Distance 13 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 39 to 59 F
Jul Temp 64 to 83 F
Oct Temp 45 to 64 F
Annual Precip 50.2 inches
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 37 F
Apr Temp 40 to 55 F
Jul Temp 67 to 81 F
Oct Temp 47 to 62 F
Annual Precip 42.9 inches
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Fire Island Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 310 100%
Male 177 57.1%
Female 133 42.9%
Under 18 64 20.6%
18+ 246 79.4%
65+ 32 10.3%
Median Age 42
Average Family Size 2.9
White 300 96.8%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 2 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 2 0.6%
Mixed Race 5 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 2.9%

Fire Island Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Irish 19.3%
German 15.7%
Italian 14.6%
English 8.6%
Russian 6.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.4%
Dutch 4.3%
Norwegian 3.9%
Austrian 3.2%
US/American 3.2%
Scottish 2.5%
Swedish 2.1%
French (except Basque) 1.4%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Welsh 1.4%
European 1.1%
Eastern European 1.1%
Czech 1.1%
Ukrainian 1.1%
Brazilian 0.7%
Czechoslovakian 0.7%
Scandinavian 0.7%
Albanian 0.4%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Fire Island, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Corneil Estates (11770)
Ocean Bay Park (11770)
Seaview (11770)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Fire Island 310 $83,672
East Islip 14,078 $77,593
Great River 1,546 $89,566
Islip 20,575 $72,361
Oakdale 8,075 $88,162
Ocean Beach 138 $49,375
West Sayville 5,003 $75,135
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