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Overview

Introduction to North New Hyde Park, New York

North New Hyde Park, New York is 4 miles NW of Hempstead, New York and 15 miles E of New York, New York. It is in Nassau county. The town is part of the Nassau- Suffolk metro area.

North New Hyde Park History

North New Hyde Park is a census-designated place in the Town of North Hempstead, which was first settled in by Europeans in 1643. North Hempstead was separated from the Town of Hempstead in 1784. The town includes around 30 incorporated villages and more than 15 unincorporated hamlets. The area now known as North New Hyde Park was first served by the Long Island Railroad in the 1830s.

North New Hyde Park and nearby Attractions

  • Queens County Farm Museum
  • Long Island Children's Museum
  • Belmont Park race track
  • Queens Botanical Garden
  • Valley Stream State Park
  • Hempstead Lake State Park

Things To Do In North New Hyde Park

While staying in North New Hyde Park, you can enjoy skiing at Blue Mountain. The Eisenhower Park and Hempstead Harbor Park are also close by. You can also visit the Nassau County Museum of Art, the Science Museum of Long Island, the Studio Museum in Harlem, the Cradle of Aviation Museum and the African American Museum. Family day trips can be enjoyed at the Bronx Zoo and Central Park Zoo.

North New Hyde Park Transportation

International flights are available from John F. Kennedy International Airport.

North New Hyde Park Higher Education

Nassau Community College, CUNY Queensborough Community College and Adelphi University are some of the nearby colleges and universities.

Demographics

People

Total Population15,374
Male Share of the Population50.4%
Female Share of the Population49.6%
Senior Citizens19.9%
Employed Population 16+7,357
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married59.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher47%
Median Earnings25+$57,054
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$33,657
Median Earnings With High School Degree$32,313

Wealth

Median Family Income$121,417
% Above Poverty Level97.1%
% Below Poverty Level2.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time36 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation16%

Housing

People Living Alone11.7%
Median Gross Rent$2,079
Median House Value$539,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)42.8%
Italian23.2%
Irish13%
German7.2%
Polish3.8%
Greek1.5%
Russian1.4%
Czech1.4%
English1.3%
Croatian1.3%
Arab1%
Austrian0.8%
French Except Basque0.6%
Egyptian0.5%
West Indian0.5%
Macedonian0.4%
Maltese0.4%
Lithuanian0.3%
Norwegian0.3%
Moroccan0.3%
Haitian0.3%
Swedish0.2%
Ukrainian0.2%
Scottish0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Guyanese0.2%
Canadian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Welsh0.1%
Syrian0.1%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
Danishn0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Latvian0.1%
Turkish0.1%
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North New Hyde Park Almanac

CategoryValue
County Nassau County
Standard Zip Codes11042, 11040
Phone Area Codes516
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude40.76
Approximate Longitude-73.7

North New Hyde Park Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationMINEOLA
Distance4.1 miles
Jan Temp25 to 38 F
Apr Temp41 to 58 F
Jul Temp66 to 83 F
Oct Temp47 to 63 F
Annual Precip46.3 inches
StationNEW YORK JFK INTL AP
Distance8.5 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
StationWANTAGH CEDAR CREEK
Distance12 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

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Floral Park16,189$127,664
Herricks4,215$150,469
Manhasset Hills3,654$179,135
New Hyde Park9,854$122,571
Stewart Manor2,018$135,764
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