11550 is the zip code for

Hempstead, NY

Also in this location:
South Hempstead, NY
West Hempstead, NY
East Garden City, NY
Garden City, NY

Total population
56,435
Housing units
16,859
Land area
(sq. miles)
4.26
Density
(people per sq. mile)
13,247.65
Water area
(sq. miles)
0.01

Demographic data for zip code 11550

Gender:

Male
27,780
Female
28,655
Median age
Male
31.10
Female
34.70
Gender

Households:

Total households
16,033
Family households
11,581
Nonfamily households
4,452
Average household size
3.44
Average family size
3.75
Households

Housing units:

Total housing units
16,859
Occupied housing units
16,033
Owner-occupied
7,109
Renter-occupied
8,924
Vacant housing units
826
Housing units

Age:

Under 5 years
4,689
5 to 9 years
3,856
10 to 14 years
3,526
15 to 19 years
3,889
20 to 24 years
4,732
25 to 34 years
9,510
35 to 44 years
8,254
45 to 54 years
7,317
55 to 59 years
2,805
60 to 64 years
2,419
65 to 74 years
3,103
75 to 84 years
1,664
85 years and over
671
Median age
32.70
Age

Race:

White
4,963
Hispanic or Latino
24,378
Black or African American
25,163
Asian
788
American Indian & Alaska Native
105
Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander
13
Other (One Race)
236
Two or More Races
789
Race
* Based on 2010, 2000 U.S. Census data

Economic data for zip code 11550

Employment status:

Population
(16 years and over)
43,251
Civilian labor force
30,275
Employed
26,693
Unemployed
3,582
Armed Forces
119
Not in labor force
12,857
Percent Unemployed
11.8%
Employment status

Commuting to work:

Workers
(16 years and over)
26,415
Car, truck, or van
Drove alone
14,291
Carpooled
3,530
Public transportation
(excluding taxicab)
6,069
Walked
1,249
Other means
831
Worked at home
445
Mean travel time
30.8 min.
Commuting to work

Occupation:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
26,693
Management / business / science / arts
5,574
Service
8,373
Sales / office
5,971
Natural resources / construction / maintenance
3,142
Production / transportation / material moving
3,633
Occupation

Industry:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
26,693
Agriculture / forestry / fishing / hunting / mining
40
Construction
2,391
Manufacturing
1,778
Wholesale trade
561
Retail trade
3,156
Transportation / warehousing / utilities
1,571
Information
595
Finance / insurance / real estate / rental / leasing
1,726
Professional / scientific / management / administrative / waste management services
2,707
Educational services / health care / social assistance
6,326
Arts / entertainment / recreation / accommodation / food services
3,383
Public administration
1,019
Other services
1,440
Industry

Class of worker:

Civilian employed population
(16 years and over)
26,693
Private wage & salary workers
22,301
Government workers
3,006
Self-employed
(in own not incorporated business)
1,386
Unpaid family workers
0
Class of worker

Income:

Total households
16,886
Less than $10,000
1,687
$10,000 to $14,999
667
$15,000 to $24,999
1,445
$25,000 to $34,999
1,383
$35,000 to $49,999
2,384
$50,000 to $74,999
3,334
$75,000 to $99,999
1,988
$100,000 to $149,999
2,457
$150,000 to $199,999
999
$200,000 or more
542
Median household income
$56,345
Mean household income
$69,032
Percentage of people whose income in the past 12 months is below the poverty level
15.6%
Income
* Based on 2007-2011 American Community Survey 5-year estimates

Public schools in 11550

Name & AddressPhone# of studentsFree lunchPupils per teacher
Alverta B Gray Schultz Middle School
70 Greenwich Street
(516) 292-71241,32773311.3
Franklin School
335 South Franklin Street
(516) 292-706966752512.6
Fulton School
40 Fulton Avenue
(516) 292-707948142014.1
Hempstead Early Childhood Center
436 Front Street
(516) 489-242459240918.5
Hempstead High School
201 President Street
(516) 292-70141,79181814.8
Jackson Annex School
380 Jackson Street
(516) 292-708640332714.4
Jackson Main Elementary School
451 Jackson Street
(516) 292-708237526013.4
Lawrence Road Middle School
50 Lawrence Road
(516) 918-15017553589.9
Ludlum School
176 William Street
(516) 292-708844738414.0
Marshall School
15 East Marshall Street
(516) 292-707624721615.4
William S Covert School
379 Willow Street
(516) 255-8916304512.7

Public libraries around Hempstead, NY

NameAddress
East Meadow Public Library
www.eastmeadow.info
1886 Front Street
East Meadow, NY 11554
Hempstead Public Library
www.hempsteadlibrary.info
115 Nichols Court
Hempstead, NY 11550
Hewlett-woodmere Public Library
www.hwpl.org
1125 Broadway
Hewlett, NY 11557
Island Park Public Library
www.islandparklibrary.org
176 Long Beach Road
Island Park, NY 11558
Peninsula Public Library
www.nassaulibrary.org
280 Central Avenue
Lawrence, NY 11559
Uniondale Public Library
www.uniondalelibrary.org
400 Uniondale Avenue
Uniondale, NY 11553
West Hempstead Public Library
www.whplibrary.org
500 Hempstead Avenue
West Hempstead, NY 11552

Universities and Colleges around 11550

NameAddressPhone
Hofstra University - Main Switchboard-Information
www.hofstra.edu
1000 Fulton Avenue
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 463-6636

Hospitals and Medical Centers around 11550

NameAddressPhone# of beds
Winthrop-University Hospital
www.winthrop.org
259 First Street
Mineola, NY 11501
(516) 663-0333517
North Shore Univ Hsp Glen Cove
www.northshorelij.com
101 St Andrews Lane
Glen Cove, NY 11542
(516) 674-7300265
Island Medical Center800 Front Street
Hempstead, NY 11550
(516) 560-1200213
Nassau Univ Medical Center2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow, NY 11554
(516) 572-60111,370
Long Beach Medical Center
www.lbmc.org
455 East Bay Drive
Long Beach, NY 11561
(516) 897-1000334
Mercy Medical Center1000 North Village Avenue
Rockville Centre, NY 11570
(516) 705-2525327
South Nassau Comms Hospital
www.southnassau.org
One Healthy Way
Oceanside, NY 11572
(516) 632-3000338
St Francis Hospital
www.stfrancisheartcenter.com
100 Port Washington Boulevard
Roslyn, NY 11576
(516) 562-6000279
Franklin Hospital Med Center
www.northshorelij.com
900 Franklin Avenue
Valley Stream, NY 11580
(516) 256-6000305

Restaurants, dining rooms and coffee shops in 11550

Restaurant nameAddressCuisinePhone
Carvel Ice Cream Bakery318 Jerusalem Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550
American, Ice Cream, Pastries516-486-8624
Blimpie Subs & Salads634 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550
Fast Food, Healthy, Salads, Sandwiches, Vegetarian516-538-3565
KFC20 Hempstead Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550
Fast Food516-564-0025
McDonald's490 Peninsula Blvd
Hempstead, NY 11550
Fast Food, Hamburgers, Sandwiches516-538-9880
Nakisaki Jamaican/Chinese276 Fulton Ave
Hempstead, NY 11550
Caribbean516-292-9200
Pollo Campero50 Fulton St
Hempstead, NY 11550
Fast Food, Latin519-281-0070

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