Zip Code 11566 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMerrick
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Nassau
Area Code516
Current Population:35321
Racial Majority:White 86.32%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.5%
Unemployment Rate:6.9%
Median Household Income$118379
Average Adjusted Gross Income$132810
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time33.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 30 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.66691000, -73.55607100

Zip Code 11566 Description

Zip Code 11566 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 11566 is primarily located in Nassau County. The official US Postal Service name for 11566 is MERRICK, New York. Portions of zip code 11566 are contained within or border the city limits of Merrick, NY, North Merrick, NY, North Bellmore, NY, Freeport, NY, Bellmore, NY, East Meadow, NY, Roosevelt, NY, and Uniondale, NY. The area code for zip code 11566 is 516. 11566 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 11566 is 6.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 11566 decreased to 35321 from 35606 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 11566 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 11566 public schools is White. 4.1% of students in 11566 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 29168 86.32% 31067 -6%
 Black Or African American 520 1.54% 438 +19%
 Hispanic 2591 7.67% 2206 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.01% 22 -77%
 Asian 1298 3.84% 1227 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 24 0.09% 24 +25%
 Two Or More Races 335 0.53% 335 -47%

Zip Code 11566 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.5%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 7%
 Asian 5.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0.6%

Zip Code 11566 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3532135606
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households11805
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
4.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$118379
Income Under $50K Per Year14.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year60.00%
11566 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 4Kathleen RiceDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$584531
Average Real Estate Sale Price$477639
Current Unemployment Level 6.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 59g - Long Island Sound Coastal Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 11566 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)25263341516066655847393045
Avg Max Temp (°F)38404959697883827464534361
Avg Precip (In.)3.922.984.174.164.23.713.933.853.893.463.883.6945.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type11566
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours