Fishers Island, New York

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Fishers Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles SW of Warwick, Rhode Island (center to center)
Nearest Large City 91 miles SW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Suffolk
P.O. Box Zip Codes 06390
Phone Area Codes 631
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.256
Longitude -72.024

Fishers Island Climate

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  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station GROTON
Distance 6.5 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 38 to 56 F
Jul Temp 63 to 81 F
Oct Temp 43 to 63 F
Annual Precip 48.7 inches
Distance 20.9 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 38 F
Apr Temp 40 to 55 F
Jul Temp 66 to 80 F
Oct Temp 48 to 63 F
Annual Precip 45.9 inches
Distance 29.9 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 38 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 40 to 64 F
Annual Precip 51.8 inches
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Fishers Island Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 289 100%
Male 148 51.2%
Female 141 48.8%
Under 18 63 21.8%
18+ 226 78.2%
65+ 52 18%
Median Age 43.1
Average Family Size 2.72
White 276 95.5%
African-American 3 1%
Asian 3 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 7 2.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 4 1.4%

Fishers 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
English 20.3%
Italian 15.3%
Irish 12.7%
German 11.9%
French (except Basque) 11%
Scottish 7.6%
Polish 6.4%
Swedish 3.4%
French Canadian 2.1%
Canadian 1.7%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.7%
European 1.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.3%
Belgian 0.8%
US/American 0.8%
Welsh 0.8%
Czech 0.8%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Fishers Isle (06390)

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)
Fishers Island 289 $59,583
Amagansett 1,067 $69,306
East Marion 756 $52,500
Greenport 2,048 $36,333
Montauk 3,851 $50,493
Orient 709 $50,833
Shelter Island 1,234 $55,764

Fishers Island Public Libraries

Fishers Island Library Association
Fishers Island, New York
(631) 788-7362

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Historic Fishers Island


Admiral Walker and staff at Fishers Island. 1899 or 1900

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Admiral Walker and staff at Fishers Island. 1899 or 1900

Naval militia at Fisher's Island (Capt. Miller in command) between 1890 and 1894

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