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Demographics

People

Total Population3,092
Male Share of the Population49.4%
Female Share of the Population50.6%
Senior Citizens16.2%
Employed Population 16+1,629
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married60.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher57.1%
Median Earnings25+$61,080
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,179

Wealth

Median Family Income$146,591
% Above Poverty Level98.5%
% Below Poverty Level1.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time31 minutes
% Working from Home2.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work2%
% Using Public Transportation8.2%

Housing

People Living Alone14.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,138
Median House Value$503,900

Ancestry

Irish34%
Italian31.5%
German18.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.8%
English7.5%
Polish5%
French Except Basque3.1%
Scottish2.5%
Russian1.7%
Greek1.4%
Swedish1.3%
Dutch1.2%
Czech1.1%
Hungarian1%
Austrian0.8%
Guyanese0.8%
West Indian0.8%
Croatian0.8%
Swiss0.7%
Norwegian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Slovene0.4%
US/American0.3%
Haitian0.3%
African0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Trinidad Tobago0.2%
Jamaican0.2%
Israeli0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Arab0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Danishn0.1%
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Brightwaters Almanac

CategoryValue
County Suffolk County
Standard Zip Codes11718
Phone Area Codes631
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.71
Approximate Longitude-73.26

Brightwaters Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationISLIP LI MACARTHUR AP
Distance10.4 miles
Jan Temp23 to 39 F
Apr Temp40 to 58 F
Jul Temp66 to 83 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip46.5 inches
StationWANTAGH CEDAR CREEK
Distance13.1 miles
Jan Temp24 to 37 F
Apr Temp40 to 55 F
Jul Temp67 to 81 F
Oct Temp47 to 62 F
Annual Precip42.9 inches
StationNEW YORK JFK INTL AP
Distance26.9 miles
Jan Temp25 to 39 F
Apr Temp42 to 59 F
Jul Temp67 to 83 F
Oct Temp49 to 64 F
Annual Precip42.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Babylon213,254$94,953
Bay Shore29,704$74,888
North Babylon17,212$99,899
North Bay Shore21,377$83,526
West Bay Shore4,803$133,542
West Islip27,231$125,401

Brightwaters Public Libraries

Bay Shore-brightwaters Public Library
ONE SOUTH COUNTRY ROAD
Brightwaters, New York
(631) 665-4350

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