Westhampton, New York

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Westhampton, New York

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High Points

Westhampton strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

Category Trophy
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Westhampton Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Westhampton Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Westhampton Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Westhampton Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 6% Westhampton College Educated Adults
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Westhampton People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Westhampton Low Rate of Poverty
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 15% Westhampton Racial Diversity

Comparative Profile of Westhampton, New York

Comparing Westhampton to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Men 10 9
Well-Paid Single Women 10 9
Racial Diversity 9 8
Male Share of the Population 9 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 8
Age of the Population 5 4
Female Share of the Population 2 2
Senior Citizens 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 7
Portion of People Married 8 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 8
College Educated Adults 10 8
People in Middle Class or Better 10 7
People Above Poverty 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 7
Working at Home 8 7
Walking and Biking to Work 2 2
Short Commute Times 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Housing Recently Built 6 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3
People Living Alone 4 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 5
Affordability of Rents 1 2

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Westhampton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles E of Brentwood, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles E of New York, New York
County Suffolk
Standard Zip Codes 11977
Phone Area Codes 631
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.824
Longitude -72.666

Westhampton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 39 F
Apr Temp 40 to 59 F
Jul Temp 65 to 84 F
Oct Temp 47 to 65 F
Annual Precip 46.8 inches
Distance 17.5 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 24.7 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
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Westhampton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,869 100%
Male 1,437 50.1%
Female 1,432 49.9%
Under 18 762 26.6%
18+ 2,107 73.4%
65+ 303 10.6%
Median Age 37
Average Family Size 3.14
White 2,612 91%
African-American 127 4.4%
Asian 36 1.3%
American Indian & Alaskan 8 0.3%
Other 23 0.8%
Mixed Race 63 2.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 157 5.5%

Westhampton 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
Italian 21.3%
Irish 18.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.4%
German 10.7%
English 9.4%
US/American 5.4%
Polish 4.9%
Russian 3.4%
Ukrainian 1.5%
Swedish 1.4%
Turkish 1.1%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
Lebanese 0.8%
Danish 0.8%
British 0.7%
Greek 0.7%
Norwegian 0.7%
Austrian 0.6%
Serbian 0.6%
European 0.5%
Scottish 0.5%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Portuguese 0.4%
French Canadian 0.4%
Hungarian 0.3%
Armenian 0.3%
Dutch 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

West Hampton (11977)

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)
Westhampton 2,869 $80,313
East Quogue 4,265 $67,734
Eastport 1,454 $52,917
Northampton 468 $35,893
Quioque 800 $62,250
Quogue 1,018 $76,296
Westhampton Beach 1,902 $74,412
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