Centereach, New York

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Population in 2010: 31,578. Population change since 2000: +15.7%
Males: 15,741  (49.8%)
Females: 15,837  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  39.7 years
New York median age:  38.3 years

Zip codes: 11720, 11738, 11755, 11776, 11779, 11784.

Centereach Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $94,088 (it was $67,832 in 2000)
Centereach:

$94,088
NY:

$60,850

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $34,467 (it was $23,197 in 2000)

Centereach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $335,705 (it was $158,900 in 2000)
Centereach:

$335,705
NY:

$293,500

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $449,442; Detached houses: $462,755; Townhouses or other attached units: $400,919; In 2-unit structures: $415,393; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $285,177; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $253,579; Mobile homes: $89,967

Median gross rent in 2015: $2,165.

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  • Races in Centereach, NY (2015)

    Centereach races chart
    • 24,63775.5%White alone
    • 4,63414.2%Hispanic
    • 1,9446.0%Asian alone
    • 8472.6%Black alone
    • 3131.0%Two or more races
    • 1520.5%American Indian alone
    • 220.07%Other race alone

Races in Centereach detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Centereach: 154.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (29.3%), American (10.1%), Irish (7.6%), German (7.4%), Polish (2.6%), Russian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 7.96 square miles.

Population density: 3,969 people per square mile   (average).

Centereach,NY real estate house value index trend

Centereach, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Centereach:

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Centereach CDP:

  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 49.7%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

3,689 residents are foreign born (4.2% Latin America, 2.7% Europe, 2.1% Asia).

This place:

11.3%
New York:

22.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $8,859 (2.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $8,155 (2.4%)

Centereach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brentwood, NY (10.6 miles , pop. 53,917).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (31.4 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (40.2 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities: Selden, NY (1.3 miles ), Lake Grove, NY (1.5 miles ), Farmingville, NY (1.7 miles ), Terryville, NY (1.7 miles ), Stony Brook University, NY (1.8 miles ), Lake Ronkonkoma, NY (1.8 miles ), Stony Brook, NY (1.9 miles ), Port Jefferson Station, NY (1.9 miles ).

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 73.08 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -10,531 (-32.3%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,448 (8.6%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 631

Centereach household income distribution Centereach home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.6%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Centereach: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Centereach, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Centereach-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 32.1 miles away from the Centereach place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 16.1 miles away from the place center injured one person.

Earthquake activity:

Centereach-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 222.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 252.1 miles away from Centereach center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 159.7 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 197.0 miles away from Centereach center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 158.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Suffolk County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Centereach topographic map

Birthplace of: Bert Heffernan - Baseball player, Juan Diego Palacios - College basketball player (Louisville Cardinals), Tracey Fuchs - Field hockey player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Centereach:

  • LONG ISLAND DDSO (206 OXHEAD ROAD - HOUSE B)
  • SUFFOLK COUNTY CHAPTER NYS ARC (12 CEDARBROOK CIRCLE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Centereach:

  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 2 miles away; LAKE GROVE, NY)
  • STONY BROOK KIDNEY CENTER, DCI (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; EAST SETAUKET, NY)
  • GOOD SHEPHERD HOSPICE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; PORT JEFFERSON STATI, NY)
  • FMS-CENTRAL SUFFOLK AKC (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; PT.JEFFERSN STATION, NY)
  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 3 miles away; STONY BROOK, NY)
  • CATHOLIC HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; HOLTSVILLE, NY)
  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 3 miles away; LAKE GROVE, NY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Centereach:

  • Suffolk County Community College (about 3 miles; Selden, NY; Full-time enrollment: 18,540)
  • Stony Brook University (about 4 miles; Stony Brook, NY; FT enrollment: 22,071)
  • Dowling College (about 10 miles; Oakdale, NY; FT enrollment: 2,598)
  • Farmingdale State College (about 20 miles; Farmingdale, NY; FT enrollment: 6,956)
  • Porter and Chester Institute of Stratford (about 21 miles; Stratford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • University of Bridgeport (about 22 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,708)
  • Housatonic Community College (about 22 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,677)

Public high schools in Centereach:

Private high school in Centereach:

Public elementary/middle schools in Centereach:

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Library in Centereach:

  • MIDDLE COUNTRY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $13,608,636; Location: 101 EASTWOOD BOULEVARD; 365,692 books; 4,949 e-books; 19,044 audio materials; 67,184 video materials; 42 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 60 other licensed databases; 1,302 print serial subscriptions; 10,474 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Centereach: Middle Country Public Library Centereach (A), Atria South Setauket (B), The Vincent Bove Center at Jefferson Ferry Assisted Living Facility (C), Centereach Fire District (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Centereach include: Our Saviour Lutheran Church (A), Assumption Church (B), Faith Community Church of God (C), Centereach Bible Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Suffolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.356. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.356
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.17. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.17
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.14
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.95
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 5.3%
(4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.8% for Black residents, 4.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.9% for other race residents, 5.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.2%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Centereach in 2010:

  • 69 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 58 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 7 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Centereach in 2000:

  • 238 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 219 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 219 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 32 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Centereach, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Centereach (2011 data):

  • New York Community Bank: Centereach Branch at 2150 Middle Country Road, branch established on 1997/04/11. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Capital One, National Association: Centereach Branch at 2100 Middle Country Road, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Centereach Banking Center at 2102 Middle Country Road, branch established on 2009/12/14. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • People's United Bank: Middle Country Road Branch at 1919 Middle Country Road, branch established on 1967/09/18. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Centereach Branch at 2245 Middle Country Road, branch established on 1958/11/20. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New York average:

13.7

Centereach travel time to work - commute Centereach mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Centereach CDP (based on Suffolk County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic879,45775
Mainline Protestant69,205182
Evangelical Protestant58,909264
Other50,771124
Orthodox10,19010
Black Protestant8,29849
None416,520-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 514
Suffolk County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 217
Suffolk County:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 256
Suffolk County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,232
Here:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

23.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

22.3%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.0%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Centereach:

47.8%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.7
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Centereach:

21.5%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.2%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Centereach:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Centereach:

34.1%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Centereach:

57.4%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Centereach:

79.7%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Centereach, NY Residents

2.93% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($56,495 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.93%
New York average:

5.06%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,023 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.07%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nassau County, NY  0.77% ($64,486 average AGI)
from Queens County, NY  0.37% ($58,407)
from New York County, NY  0.19% ($111,826)


3.27% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($56,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.27%
New York average:

5.46%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($483 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nassau County, NY  0.57% ($61,498 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.29% ($47,881)
to New York County, NY  0.21% ($92,493)

Strongest AM radio stations in Centereach:

  • WLIM (1580 AM; 10 kW; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WLIE (540 AM; 3 kW; ISLIP, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND MULTIMEDIA, LLC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Centereach:

  • WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WUSB (90.1 FM; STONY BROOK, NY; Owner: STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK)
  • W289AD (105.7 FM; SELDEN, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WBLI (106.1 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WSHR (91.9 FM; LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY; Owner: SACHEM CENTRAL SCH DIST HOLBROOK)
  • WFRS (88.9 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • WBZO (103.1 FM; BAY SHORE, NY; Owner: MID-ISLAND BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLIU (88.3 FM; SOUTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
  • WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WXXP (105.3 FM; CALVERTON-ROANOKE, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING CO. OF CALVERTON, INC)
  • WRCN-FM (103.9 FM; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WLVG (96.1 FM; CENTER MORICHES, NY; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDRE (98.5 FM; WESTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCATING COMPANY OF WESTHAMPTON, INC.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Centereach:

  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W26CE (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Centereach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 26m85ftTotal length
  • $16,472,000Total costs
  • 141,502Total average daily traffic
  • 3,444Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • David C Jatlow, Marktree Rd & School (Lat: 40.862222 Lon: -73.083333), Type: 30.4, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: 2022239222, David.Jatlow@cingular.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVE., NW, 4TH FLR
  • JOY MOONEY, Hawkins Road (Lat: 40.881583 Lon: -73.077306), Type: 38.1, Overall height: 38.1 m, Registrant: 6315818105, Jmooney@highlanderinc.Com, 99 WEST MAIN ST
  • JOY MOONEY, Hawkins Road (Lat: 40.881583 Lon: -73.077306), Type: 38.1, Overall height: 38.1 m, Registrant: 6315818105, Jmooney@highlanderinc.Com, 99 WEST MAIN ST
  • Edward G Roach, Hawkins Road (Lat: 40.881583 Lon: -73.077306), Type: 38.1, Structure height: 36103 m, Overall height: 38.1 m, Registrant: 6315818105, , 99 WEST MAIN STREET
  • Marktree Rd & School (Lat: 40.862222 Lon: -73.083333), Type: 30.4, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: 2022239222, Esther.Hilliard@attws.Com, 1150 CONNECTICUT AVE NW 4TH FLR
  • Pleasant Ave At Kismet St (Lat: 40.847778 Lon: -73.085556), Type: 48.8, Overall height: 48.8 m, Registrant: 5165895200, , 4060 SUNRISE HWY

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1990 Middle Country Rd (Lat: 40.858333 Lon: -73.100000), Call Sign: WPTW949
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.487 MHz, 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHzGrant Date: 01/04/2002, Expiration Date: 01/04/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/10/2012, Certifier: Migdalia RiveraRegistrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • SP_CORAM, On Pamela Lane (Lat: 40.861389 Lon: -73.032778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WPUP689
    Assigned Frequencies: 856.262 MHzGrant Date: 04/09/2002, Expiration Date: 04/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 01/14/2011, Certifier: Thomas J CowperRegistrant: Nys Dhses Office Of Interoperable And Emergency Communications, State Office Campus Building 22, 1220 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12226, Phone: (518) 322-4912, Fax: (518) 322-4975, Email:
  • Lat: 40.882778 Lon: -73.102778, Call Sign: WPWT884
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.037 MHz, 462.912 MHz, 466.287 MHz, 469.487 MHzGrant Date: 01/21/2003, Expiration Date: 01/21/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013, Certifier: Joan AnderbergRegistrant: Advanced Wireless Communications, 20855 Kensington Blvd., Lakeville, MN 55044-7486, Phone: (952) 469-5400, Fax: (952) 469-0170
  • FIRE HEADQUARTERS, 9 S. Washington Ave (Lat: 40.855111 Lon: -73.102889), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WQCT243
    Assigned Frequencies: 479.862 MHzGrant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 05/18/2025, Certifier: James P McdermottRegistrant: Integrated Wireless Technologies, 101-1 Colin Dr, Holbrook, NY 11741, Phone: (631) 595-2555, Fax: (631) 653-6330, Email:
  • Lat: 40.859917 Lon: -73.083861, Call Sign: WQTP536
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.512 MHz, 456.737 MHz, 451.587 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 457.987 MHz, 451.487 MHzGrant Date: 03/19/2014, Expiration Date: 03/19/2024, Certifier: David MirandaRegistrant: Washington Radio Reports, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-0668, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Centereach)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1560E , Serial Number: 17271047, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/1978
    Registrant (Corporation): American Airman Inc, 87 Oak St, Centereach, NY 11720
  • Aircraft: AIRCRAFT MFG & DEVELOPMENT CO CH 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 266AM , Serial Number: 20-1052, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 02/03/2005
    Registrant (Corporation): American Airman Inc, 87 Oak St, Centereach, NY 11720
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5355C , Serial Number: 15486, Year manufactured: 1950, Airworthiness Date: 06/09/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Jr Alonso, 4 Stewart Cir S, Centereach, NY 11720
  • Aircraft: AIRCRAFT MFG & DEVELOPMENT CO CH 2000 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 608AM , Serial Number: 20-1016, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/2003
    Registrant (Corporation): D Bragg Aviation Sales Inc, 87 Oak St, Centereach, NY 11720
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150B (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7340X , Serial Number: 15059440, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/1962
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert Jr Alonso, 4 Stewart Cir, Centereach, NY 11720, Other Owners: Victoria E Catsaros, Joshua Tefel, Nicholas E Mercouris
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-236 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 89CH , Serial Number: 28-8011010, Year manufactured: 1979, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1979
    Registrant (Corporation): Kandravi Enterprises Inc, C/O D P Gippert / 15 Marfo Ln, Centereach, NY 11720

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED104$298,23979$268,653349$223,71330$96,0460$06$224,883
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$243,1508$321,15855$265,6546$19,7201$384,0001$244,300
APPLICATIONS DENIED15$274,14024$259,018189$292,81523$45,3170$010$160,897
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$293,07418$266,092137$267,4658$88,3560$05$244,160
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$162,0004$180,91035$275,4534$65,8780$03$291,667

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1581.03 , 1581.04, 1581.08, 1581.10, 1581.15, 1585.07, 1585.11

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$325,53313$303,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$263,4357$283,057
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$252,4697$358,947
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$296,2301$259,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$297,0200$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1581.03 , 1581.04, 1581.08, 1581.10, 1581.15, 1585.07, 1585.11

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Centereach and their reported violations in the past:

GREAT GUN BEACH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-09-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-09-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-09-2010)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Centereach, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John20470.6 years
Mary15378.7 years
Joseph13473.0 years
William12971.6 years
George9873.8 years
Frank9374.2 years
Anna9079.1 years
Robert8666.9 years
Charles7475.6 years
Margaret7078.3 years
Most common last names in Centereach, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2971.9 years
Miller1777.3 years
Brown1369.1 years
Mccarthy1280.3 years
Johnson1269.7 years
Martin1078.9 years
Schneider984.2 years
Jackson965.6 years
Gordon980.4 years
Hansen872.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (48%)
  • Utility gas (48%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Centereach, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2KFC1
AMF Bowling1MasterBrand Cabinets3
AT&T1McDonald's2
Ace Hardware1New Balance1
Advance Auto Parts1Olive Garden1
AutoZone1Pathmark1
Avenue1Payless1
Baskin-Robbins1Penske1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1SAS Shoes1
CVS1Sprint Nextel1
Cold Stone Creamery1Starbucks1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1
Dennys1T-Mobile1
Domino's Pizza1True Value1
Dressbarn1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts2UPS1
FedEx1Walgreens1
GameStop1Walmart1
Goodwill4Wendy's1
Holiday Inn1White Castle1
Hyundai1YMCA1

Centereach compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.

Centereach on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #88 (11738) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ukrainian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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