Massapequa Park, New York

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Population in 2014: 17,206 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 8,163  (47.4%)
Females: 9,043  (52.6%)
Median resident age:  42.8 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 11762.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $107,649 (it was $79,403 in 2000)
Massapequa Park:

$107,649
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,262 (it was $29,781 in 2000)

Massapequa Park village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $429,093 (it was $236,500 in 2000)
Massapequa Park:

$429,093
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $521,906; Detached houses: $541,106; Townhouses or other attached units: $533,461; In 2-unit structures: $371,393; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $337,639; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $271,623; Mobile homes: $225,126

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,771.

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  • Races in Massapequa Park, NY (2010)

    Massapequa Park races chart
    • 15,85893.2%White alone
    • 7574.5%Hispanic
    • 2551.5%Asian alone
    • 800.5%Two or more races
    • 520.3%Black alone
    • 40.02%Other race alone
    • 10.01%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Massapequa Park: 155.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Massapequa Park, NY City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (31.7%), Irish (24.2%), German (11.6%), English (3.7%), Polish (3.4%), United States (2.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1931

Elevation: 24 feet

Land area: 2.16 square miles.

Population density: 7,969 people per square mile   (high).

Massapequa Park,NY real estate house value index trend

Massapequa Park, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Massapequa Park:

  • High school or higher: 96.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Massapequa Park village:

  • Never married: 27.5%
  • Now married: 59.3%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 3.7%

1,037 residents are foreign born (2.8% Europe, 1.2% Latin America, 1.0% Asia).

This village:

6.0%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $9,592 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $8,753 (2.1%)

Massapequa Park satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Levittown, NY (4.3 miles , pop. 53,067).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (13.1 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Queens, NY (19.6 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities: East Massapequa, NY (1.0 miles ), Massapequa, NY (1.2 miles ), North Massapequa, NY (1.3 miles ), Amityville, NY (1.4 miles ), North Amityville, NY (1.5 miles ), South Farmingdale, NY (1.5 miles ), Seaford, NY (1.6 miles ), Copiague, NY (1.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,300
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $251,900
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $290,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $344,800
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $675,100
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $332,100
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $437,300
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $254,700
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $236,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2010: 5 buildings, average cost: $187,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $307,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $241,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 40.68 N, Longitude: 73.45 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,199 (-30.3%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 607 (7.6%)

Massapequa Park household income distribution Massapequa Park home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -458 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Massapequa Park, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Massapequa Park, New York average temperatures Massapequa Park, New York average precipitation Massapequa Park, New York humidity Massapequa Park, New York wind speed Massapequa Park, New York snowfall Massapequa Park, New York sunshine Massapequa Park, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

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

On 9/18/1973, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.0 miles away from the Massapequa Park village center .

On 9/27/1970, a category F2 tornado 2.9 miles away from the village center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Massapequa Park-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 230.6 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 138.3 miles away from Massapequa Park 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 263.4 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 198.8 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 216.6 miles away from Massapequa Park 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 136.8 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 Nassau County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 4, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Massapequa Park topographic map

Birthplace of: Christie Welsh - Soccer player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Massapequa Park:

  • BROADLAWN MANOR NH (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; AMITYVILLE, NY)
  • BROADLAWN MANOR NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; AMITYVILLE, NY)
  • PARKVIEW CARE AND REHAB CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MASSAPEQUA, NY)
  • RECCO VISITING N CHHA CLOSED (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MASSAPEQUA, NY)
  • THE CENTER FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; MASSAPEQUA, NY)
  • BRUNSWICK HOSPITAL CENTER, INC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; AMITYVILLE, NY)
  • BRUNSWICK NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; AMITYVILLE, NY)

Amtrak station near Massapequa Park:

  • 18 miles: KENNEDY AIRPORT NEW YORK (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Massapequa Park:

  • Farmingdale State College (about 5 miles; Farmingdale, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,956)
  • Briarcliffe College (about 6 miles; Bethpage, NY; FT enrollment: 2,134)
  • Nassau Community College (about 8 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 18,552)
  • Hofstra University (about 9 miles; Hempstead, NY; FT enrollment: 9,429)
  • Molloy College (about 10 miles; Rockville Centre, NY; FT enrollment: 3,962)
  • SUNY College at Old Westbury (about 10 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 4,096)
  • Adelphi University (about 11 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 7,312)

Public elementary/middle schools in Massapequa Park:

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Library in Massapequa Park:

  • MASSAPEQUA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $5,006,700; Location: 40 HARBOR LANE; 204,995 books; 428 e-books; 8,358 audio materials; 10,436 video materials; 51 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 563 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Massapequa Park: Massapequa Park Station (A), Massapequa Public Library (B), Massapequa Park Village Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Massapequa Park include: Saint David's Lutheran Church (A), Massapequa Park Nazarene Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Massapequa Park: Brady Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Nassau 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 98.4. This is worse than average.

City:

98.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.219. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.219
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 27.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.68. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.68
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.2%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  3.0 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  82.6%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  2.6%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
13 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
13 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Massapequa Park, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Massapequa Park (2011 data):

  • Capital One, National Association: Bar Harbour Branch at 4966 Merrick Road, branch established on 1992/04/20; Massapequa Park Branch at 5100 Sunrise Highway, branch established on 1988/11/03. 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: Bar Harbor Branch at 4970 Merrick Road, branch established on 1957/05/11. 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.
  • Astoria Federal Savings and Loan Association: Massapequa Park Branch at 1001 Park Blvd., branch established on 1889/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $16,975.1 mil, Deposits: $11,426.8 mil, headquarters in Long Island City, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 86 total offices
  • New York Community Bank: Massapequa Park Branch at 4848 Merrick Road, branch established on 1960/10/08. 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.
  • Citibank, National Association: Massapequa Park Branch at 4881 Merrick Road, branch established on 1962/12/13. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Massapequa Park Branch at 5310 Sunrise Highway, branch established on 1960/10/17. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
New York average:

13.9

Massapequa Park travel time to work - commute Massapequa Park mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Massapequa Park village (based on Nassau County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic677,14973
Other102,012168
Mainline Protestant50,181184
Evangelical Protestant39,923251
Orthodox16,75822
Black Protestant13,18945
None440,320-
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: 556
Nassau County:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 201
Nassau County:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 174
Nassau County:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1,219
Here:

9.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Nassau County:

20.9%
New York:

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

22.2%
State:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Massapequa Park:

55.0%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

54.4%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Massapequa Park:

28.3
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

19.5%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Massapequa Park:

8.6%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Massapequa Park:

35.7%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Massapequa Park:

60.8%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Massapequa Park:

79.5%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Massapequa Park, 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
Financial Administration 4$13,062$39,1860$0
Other Government Administration 20$21,326$12,7960$0
Judicial and Legal 4$6,189$18,5670$0
Streets and Highways 11$42,789$46,6790$0
Solid Waste Management 1$3,848$46,1760$0
Parks and Recreation 2$5,875$35,2502$1,497
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$12,546$50,1840$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,162$48,9726$5,012
Totals for Government 47$113,797$29,0558$6,509

Massapequa Park government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,338,000 ($77.76)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,089,000 ($63.29)
    Regular Highways: $526,000 ($30.57)
    Financial Administration: $347,000 ($20.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $292,000 ($16.97)
    General Public Buildings: $149,000 ($8.66)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $143,000 ($8.31)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $140,000 ($8.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $134,000 ($7.79)
    Sewerage: $98,000 ($5.70)
    Central Staff Services: $96,000 ($5.58)
    Police Protection: $45,000 ($2.62)
    Parking Facilities: $8,000 ($0.46)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.12)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $382,000 ($22.20)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Financial Administration: $11,000 ($0.64)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $267,000 ($15.52)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($0.70)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($0.17)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.06)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,451,000 ($84.33)

Massapequa Park government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $134,000 ($7.79)
    Parking Facilities: $65,000 ($3.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $267,000 ($15.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,000 ($0.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $585,000 ($34.00)
    Interest Earnings: $132,000 ($7.67)
    Special Assessments: $6,000 ($0.35)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $563,000 ($32.72)
    Highways: $290,000 ($16.85)
    General Support: $268,000 ($15.58)
  • Tax - Property: $2,652,000 ($154.13)
    NEC: $413,000 ($24.00)
    Public Utilities: $148,000 ($8.60)

Massapequa Park government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $7,985,000 ($464.08)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $7,185,000 ($417.59)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $800,000 ($46.50)

Massapequa Park government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,161,000 ($67.48)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,490,000 ($144.72)

3.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($68,565 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.66%
New York average:

5.06%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($931 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Queens County, NY  1.17% ($71,117 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, NY  0.64% ($61,498)
from Kings County, NY  0.35% ($68,754)


4.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($63,559 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.09%
New York average:

5.46%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,115 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.04%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Suffolk County, NY  0.85% ($64,486 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.73% ($47,779)
to New York County, NY  0.37% ($112,045)

Strongest AM radio stations in Massapequa Park:

  • 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.)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WNYG (1440 AM; 1 kW; BABYLON, NY; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Massapequa Park:

  • W208AU (89.5 FM; MASSAPEQUA, NY; Owner: BEST MEDIA INC)
  • W217AF (91.3 FM; HUNTINGTON STATION, NY; Owner: SACRED HEART UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WKJY (98.3 FM; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMJC (94.3 FM; SMITHTOWN, NY; Owner: IW LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WSKQ-FM (97.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WSKQ LICENSING, INC.)
  • WXRK (92.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)

TV broadcast stations around Massapequa Park:

  • 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.)
  • WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W27CB (Channel 27; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WNYX-LP (Channel 35; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W33BS (Channel 33; DARIEN, CT; Owner: CT&T BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNYN-LP (Channel 39; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Massapequa Park fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 86m282ftTotal length
  • 20,000Total average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Massapequa Park)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1022 Lake Shore Dr Near Clark Blvd (Lat: 40.679278 Lon: -73.452333), Call Sign: KRX584
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.115 MHzGrant Date: 12/05/2012, Expiration Date: 02/22/2023Registrant: 1194 Prospect Ave., Westbury, NY 11590, Phone: (516) 571-6400, Email:
  • Lat: 40.678889 Lon: -73.431944, Call Sign: WQDH361
    Assigned Frequencies: 4940.00 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2015, Expiration Date: 08/25/2025, Certifier: Kevin Kennedy MrRegistrant: Massapequa Fie District, 1 Brooklyn Ave, Massapequa, NY 11758, Phone: (516) 798-2648, Fax: (516) 798-3929, Email:
  • 114-MASSAPEQUA PARK, Mta - Rail Station (Lat: 40.677778 Lon: -73.455000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 15.3 m, Call Sign: WQEC758
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.037 MHz, 851.537 MHz, 852.037 MHz, 852.537 MHz, 853.037 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2005, Expiration Date: 12/28/2015, 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:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BURNS, 4990 Merrick Road (Lat: 40.662694 Lon: -73.446722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQOA648
    Assigned Frequencies: 21920.0 MHz, 21970.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/27/2011, Expiration Date: 07/27/2021, Certifier: Steve BorykRegistrant: Town Of Oyster Bay, 61 Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay, NY 11771, Phone: (516) 624-6126, Fax: (516) 624-6161, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Massapequa Park)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Massapequa Park)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED35$367,114113$328,903283$263,54818$169,1672$234,500
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$508,0006$287,16734$301,8823$141,3330$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$288,00012$316,58389$309,38212$88,1671$2,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$420,5007$327,28692$305,7837$196,8571$160,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$326,50012$344,8332$200,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5215.00 , 5216.01, 5216.02, 5217.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$370,9138$389,250
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$373,5003$365,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$462,5001$350,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN5$359,6001$370,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$342,0001$386,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5215.00 , 5216.01, 5216.02, 5217.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 60
  • Hazardous Condition: 66

Incident types - Massapequa Park

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Massapequa Park, NY

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (50%)
  • Utility gas (44%)
  • Electricity (5%)
  • Wood (1%)
Businesses in Massapequa Park, NY
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Men's Wearhouse1
Barnes & Noble1Nike3
Best Western1Pier 1 Imports1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx1T.G.I. Driday's1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Toys"R"Us1
IHOP1UPS2
Kohl's1Verizon Wireless1
MasterBrand Cabinets4

Massapequa Park compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • 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 above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Massapequa Park on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in the same U.S. state as the city (population 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities where residents moved more then 10 years ago (1,000+ households)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of single-parent households, population 5,000+"
  • #24 (11762) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
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