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People

Total Population 339
Male Share of the Population 55.2%
Female Share of the Population 44.8%
Senior Citizens 20.4%
Employed Population 16+ 193
Age of the Population 53

Families

% of people married 60.9%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 49.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $147,500
% Above Poverty Level 99.1%
% Below Poverty Level 0.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 9 minutes
% Working from Home 3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 24.4%
% Using Public Transportation 11.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 17.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,381
Median House Value $1,058,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 6.8%
US/American 0%
English 12.7%
Irish 18.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • 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
Station GREENPORT POWER HOUSE
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
Station KINGSTON
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

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 Population Median Family Income
Amagansett 1,211 $125,809
East Marion 915 $99,625
Shelter Island 2,812 $121,583

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Fishers Island Public Libraries

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

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Fishers Island High Schools

FISHERS ISLAND SCHOOL
GREENWOOD AVENUE
631-788-7444
Serves 61 students.

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Historic Fishers Island

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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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