Head of the Harbor, New York

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Population in 2017: 1,482 (90% urban, 10% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.4%
 
Males: 746  (50.3%)
Females: 736  (49.7%)
Median resident age:

48.1 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 11780, 11790.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $159,468 (it was $117,450 in 2000)
Head of the Harbor:

$159,468
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $100,645 (it was $52,999 in 2000)

Head of the Harbor village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $923,160 (it was $536,700 in 2000)
Head of the Harbor:

$923,160
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $493,547; detached houses: $492,618; townhouses or other attached units: $413,478; in 2-unit structures: $467,359; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $336,577; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $339,607; mobile homes: $92,596; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $83,326

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,087.

March 2019 cost of living index in Head of the Harbor: 155.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.0%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Head of the Harbor, NY (2010)
    • 1,36392.6%White alone
    • 463.1%Hispanic
    • 382.6%Asian alone
    • 120.8%Two or more races
    • 100.7%Black alone
    • 30.2%Other race alone

Races in Head of the Harbor detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: Italian (30.1%), German (12.8%), American (9.2%), Irish (8.7%), English (3.4%), Russian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1928

Elevation: 120 feet

Land area: 2.82 square miles.

Population density: 526 people per square mile   (low).

Head of the Harbor, New York map

136 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 2.5% Europe, 1.6% Asia).

This village:

10.4%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $10,390 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $10,191 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brentwood, NY (9.1 miles , pop. 53,917).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (27.7 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (36.7 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities:

St. James, NY (1.2 miles ),
Nissequogue, NY (1.3 miles ),
Stony Brook, NY (1.4 miles ),
Stony Brook University, NY (1.5 miles ),
Village of the Branch, NY (1.8 miles ),
Nesconset, NY (1.9 miles ),
Lake Grove, NY (1.9 miles ),
Setauket-East Setauket, NY (2.0 miles )

Latitude: 40.90 N, Longitude: 73.16 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 631

Distribution of median household income in Head of the Harbor, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Head of the Harbor, NY in 2017
Head of the Harbor satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $207,100
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $303,300
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $423,900
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $386,400
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $1,650,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $412,500
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $412,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $387,500
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $500,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $387,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,141,700
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $437,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $1,500,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $500,000
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $2,000,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Head of the Harbor, NY residents
Average permit cost in Head of the Harbor, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.7%
New York:

4.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +102 (+7.6%).
Most common industries in Head of the Harbor, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (15.3%)
  • Educational services (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.4%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.8%)
  • Health care (11.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.4%)
  • Construction (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (25.7%)
  • Health care (20.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (2.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
Most common occupations in Head of the Harbor, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.0%)
  • Top executives (7.7%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (10.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.9%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (7.8%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.4%)
  • Lawyers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (8.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.0%)
  • Therapists (4.0%)

Average climate in Head of the Harbor, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Head of the Harbor, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 87.6. This is about average.

City:

87.6
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.344. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.344
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.144. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.144
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.77
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Head of the Harbor-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 55% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.8 miles away from the Head of the Harbor village center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 45.1 miles away from the village center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Head of the Harbor-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 219.7 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 249.8 miles away from Head of the Harbor 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 195.1 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 156.0 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 196.9 miles away from Head of the Harbor 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 154.5 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).
Head of the Harbor topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Head of the Harbor:

  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 1 miles away; SAINT JAMES, NY)
  • FREE, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SMITHTOWN, NY)
  • ST JAMES HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ST JAMES, NY)
  • ST JAMES HRF (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SAINT JAMES, NY)
  • MILLS POND NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; ST JAMES, NY)
  • SMITHTOWN CENTER FOR REHAB AND NURSING CARE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SMITHTOWN, NY)
  • UCPA OF GREATER SUFFOLK (Hospital, about 2 miles away; STONY BROOK, NY)

Amtrak station near Head of the Harbor:

  • 20 miles: BRIDGEPORT (525 WATER ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Head of the Harbor:

  • Stony Brook University (about 3 miles; Stony Brook, NY; Full-time enrollment: 22,071)
  • Suffolk County Community College (about 7 miles; Selden, NY; FT enrollment: 18,540)
  • Dowling College (about 11 miles; Oakdale, NY; FT enrollment: 2,598)
  • Farmingdale State College (about 18 miles; Farmingdale, NY; FT enrollment: 6,956)
  • University of Bridgeport (about 19 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 3,708)
  • Porter and Chester Institute of Stratford (about 19 miles; Stratford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,822)
  • Fairfield University (about 19 miles; Fairfield, CT; FT enrollment: 4,640)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Under the heading "Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Head of the Harbor:" You should add State Univerisity of New York at Stony Brook (about 5 miles, Stony Brook, NY, FT enrollment 17110)

Points of interest:

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Shopping Center: The Mallows (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Mills Cemetery (1), Saint James Methodist Cemetery (2). 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
Average household size:
This village:

2.9 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

80.8%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

2.2%
Whole state:

6.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Head of the Harbor:

Marital status in Head of the Harbor, NY
  • Never married: 35.0%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 3.6%

For population 25 years and over in Head of the Harbor:

  • High school or higher: 97.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 65.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 36.9%
  • Unemployed: 1.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
New York average:

13.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Head of the Harbor, NY (based on Suffolk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
Suffolk County:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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
This county:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Suffolk County:

8.1%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

23.4%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

22.3%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Head of the Harbor:

54.2%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Head of the Harbor:

53.0%
State:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Head of the Harbor:

28.5
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

7.1%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Head of the Harbor:

37.0%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Head of the Harbor:

59.8%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.2%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Head of the Harbor, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 3$12,804$51,2160$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,767$69,2040$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 18$24,606
Financial Administration 0$0 3$4,242
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$2,632
Police - Other 0$0 1$2,555
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$2,373
Totals for Government 4$18,571$55,71325$36,408

Head of the Harbor government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $150,000 ($101.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $386,000 ($260.46)
    Regular Highways: $303,000 ($204.45)
    General - Other: $200,000 ($134.95)
    Local Fire Protection: $173,000 ($116.73)
    Central Staff Services: $103,000 ($69.50)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $64,000 ($43.18)
    Financial Administration: $63,000 ($42.51)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($25.64)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $31,000 ($20.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($6.75)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $272,000 ($183.54)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($17.54)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $661,000 ($446.02)

Head of the Harbor government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $10,000 ($6.75)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $67,000 ($45.21)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $77,000 ($51.96)
    Fines and Forfeits: $46,000 ($31.04)
    General Revenue - Other: $19,000 ($12.82)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $212,000 ($143.05)
    Other: $7,000 ($4.72)
    General Local Government Support: $4,000 ($2.70)
  • Tax - Property: $977,000 ($659.24)
    Other License: $97,000 ($65.45)

Head of the Harbor government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $163,000 ($109.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $104,000 ($70.18)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $59,000 ($39.81)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $150,000 ($101.21)

Head of the Harbor government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $423,000 ($285.43)

2.92% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($87,831 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

2.92%
New York average:

4.90%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,707 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.02%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Nassau County, NY  0.92% ($97,425 average AGI)
from Queens County, NY  0.40% ($69,378)
from Kings County, NY  0.20% ($86,858)


3.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($108,055 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.70%
New York average:

5.85%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($484 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Nassau County, NY  0.60% ($104,809 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.27% ($60,961)
to New York County, NY  0.20% ($238,478)

Strongest AM radio stations in Head of the Harbor:

  • 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.)
  • WLIM (1580 AM; 10 kW; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: POLNET COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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 Head of the Harbor:

  • WALK-FM (97.5 FM; PATCHOGUE, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WFRS (88.9 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WBZO (103.1 FM; BAY SHORE, NY; Owner: MID-ISLAND BROADCASTING LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSHR (91.9 FM; LAKE RONKONKOMA, NY; Owner: SACHEM CENTRAL SCH DIST HOLBROOK)
  • WLIU (88.3 FM; SOUTHAMPTON, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
  • W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WBAB (102.3 FM; BABYLON, NY; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, 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)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Head of the Harbor:

  • WFTY (Channel 67; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WLNY (Channel 55; RIVERHEAD, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, 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)
  • W26CE (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, 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.)

Head of the Harbor fatal accident list:

Sep 27, 1992 02:28 AM, 25a, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 2
Dec 2, 1990 03:00 AM, 25a, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 26, 1984 02:35 PM, 25a, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1976 08:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1975 08:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: W2PHD, Previous Call Sign: AB2XZ, Licensee ID: L01345673, Grant Date: 10/12/2017, Expiration Date: 12/18/2027, Certifier: David G Deak Sr, Registrant: David G Deak Sr, 91 Harbor Rd., Head Of The Harbor, NY 11780
  • Call Sign: KD2SBH, Licensee ID: L01360862, Grant Date: 05/07/2019, Expiration Date: 05/07/2029, Certifier: Robert J Daddino, Registrant: Robert J Daddino, 598 N Country Rd, Head Of The Harbor, NY 11780

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$620,38014$407,1061$381,320
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$408,9532$669,0100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$527,3708$673,4831$949,540
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN3$592,9576$414,1671$768,670
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$307,8503$421,1370$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 1350.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2005
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$151,097
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2005 2002 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 1350.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Head of the Harbor, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Head of the Harbor, NY - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Head of the Harbor, NY
  • 61.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 29.5%Utility gas
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.3%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Head of the Harbor, NY
  • 47.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 45.7%Utility gas
  • 6.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Head of the Harbor compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Head of the Harbor on our top lists:

  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having professional degrees (population 500+)"
  • #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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