dcsimg

Overview

Introduction to North Amityville, New York

North Amityville, New York, in Suffolk county, is 5 miles E of Levittown, New York and 29 miles E of New York, New York. The town is located in the Nassau- Suffolk metropolitan area.

North Amityville History

North Amityville is a census-designated hamlet in Suffolk County, which was one of the original twelve counties created in 1683 in New York State. It was one of the first suburbs to welcome black homebuyers and was home to many people who worked for wealthy estates.

North Amityville and nearby Attractions

  • Lauder Museum
  • Tackapausha Museum and Preserve
  • American Airpower Museum
  • Old Bethpage Village Restoration
  • Belmont Lake State Park
  • Colonial Springs Golf Club

Things To Do In North Amityville

This area is home to vast areas of open spaces and greenery. Nature lovers have several recreational activities to choose from. The nearby parks and lakes have been designed and facilitated to provide a soothing atmosphere for those who want to relax. They also have amenities for recreational activities including fields and courts for a variety of sports.

North Amityville Transportation

John F. Kennedy International Airport is less than half an hour's drive away.

North Amityville Higher Education

Facilities for higher education can be found at SUNY College of Technology, Suffolk County Community College, and Hofstra University.

Demographics

People

Total Population20,150
Male Share of the Population47.3%
Female Share of the Population52.7%
Senior Citizens11%
Employed Population 16+9,726
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married33.4%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher18%
Median Earnings25+$32,081
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,461
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,117

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,933
% Above Poverty Level92.1%
% Below Poverty Level7.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home0.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation7.8%

Housing

People Living Alone26.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,338
Median House Value$271,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)62.1%
West Indian16.8%
Haitian7.1%
Jamaican6.3%
Italian3.4%
German2.2%
Trinidad Tobago2.1%
Guyanese1.4%
Irish1.4%
African0.8%
Polish0.5%
English0.5%
British0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
French Except Basque0.3%
Nigerian0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Brazilian0.2%
Dutch0.1%
Greek0.1%
Russian0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Norwegian0.1%
+ Show More

North Amityville Almanac

CategoryValue
County
Phone Area Codes
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude
Approximate Longitude

North Amityville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWANTAGH CEDAR CREEK
Distance5.1 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
Distance18.4 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
StationPATCHOGUE 2 N
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp22 to 39 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp64 to 83 F
Oct Temp45 to 64 F
Annual Precip50.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Amityville9,484$105,625
Copiague23,327$76,409
East Farmingdale6,108$105,134
East Massapequa19,827$115,955
Massapequa Park17,176$130,030
South Farmingdale15,133$119,758
Sources :
Study Online in North Amityville
Additional Resources
Info for North Amityville Government Officials


Are you an official in the North Amityville government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.