Port Washington, New York

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Population in 2010: 15,846. Population change since 2000: +4.1%
Males: 7,864  (49.6%)
Females: 7,982  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  42.1 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 11050.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $113,751 (it was $85,837 in 2000)
Port Washington:

$113,751
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $58,245 (it was $43,815 in 2000)

Port Washington CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $682,827 (it was $408,400 in 2000)
Port Washington:

$682,827
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 Port Washington, NY (2010)

    Port Washington races chart
    • 11,84474.7%White alone
    • 2,11613.4%Hispanic
    • 1,2738.0%Asian alone
    • 3462.2%Black alone
    • 2131.3%Two or more races
    • 360.2%Other race alone
    • 170.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Port Washington: 161.0 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Port Washington, NY City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (16.0%), Irish (13.7%), German (7.9%), United States (6.7%), Russian (5.9%), Polish (4.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 70 feet

Land area: 4.21 square miles.

Population density: 3,764 people per square mile   (average).

Port Washington,NY real estate house value index trend

Port Washington, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Port Washington:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Port Washington CDP:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 61.4%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

3,469 residents are foreign born (11.6% Latin America, 5.2% Asia, 4.7% Europe).

This place:

21.4%
New York:

22.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,113 (1.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,208 (1.5%)

Port Washington satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Hempstead, NY (3.7 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (9.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Baxter Estates, NY (0.8 miles ), Plandome Manor, NY (1.1 miles ), Port Washington North, NY (1.2 miles ), Plandome, NY (1.3 miles ), Manorhaven, NY (1.3 miles ), Flower Hill, NY (1.3 miles ), Sands Point, NY (1.4 miles ), Munsey Park, NY (1.4 miles ).

Latitude: 40.83 N, Longitude: 73.69 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,493 (+21.5%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,805 (24.4%)

Port Washington household income distribution Port Washington home values distribution

Crime rates in Port Washington by Year
Type 2002 2003 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2014
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10010000N/A
per 100,000 5.60.00.05.40.00.00.00.0N/A
Robberies 660151024
per 100,000 33.533.50.05.427.45.30.010.520.9
Assaults 10713441001
per 100,000 55.839.070.521.621.95.30.00.05.2
Burglaries 3824331822918815
per 100,000 212.0133.9179.197.1120.647.994.842.278.6
Thefts 237158949010110910610395
per 100,000 1,322.5881.4510.1485.6553.8579.5558.2542.7497.5
Auto thefts 13228843245
per 100,000 72.5122.743.443.221.916.010.521.126.2
Arson N/AN/A4330001
per 100,000 N/AN/A21.716.216.50.00.00.05.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.2) 99.872.750.840.245.230.630.029.735.0

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Crime rate in Port Washington detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 67 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.09
New York average:

3.23
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.3%
New York:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Port Washington, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Port Washington-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 46% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 52.5 miles away from the Port Washington place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/7/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 12.4 miles away from the place center injured 6 people and caused $1 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Port Washington-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 218.7 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 128.2 miles away from Port Washington 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 253.0 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 214.6 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 213.5 miles away from Port Washington 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 126.7 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).
Port Washington topographic map

Birthplace of: Paul Grafer - Soccer player-coach, Nancy Overton - Singer, Ann Murdock - Stage actor, Doug Block - Independent director, Eileen Flockhart - Politician, Keith Osik - Baseball player, Leland Palmer (actress) - Choreographer, Marcel Freeman - Male tennis player, Philip H. Iselin - Sportsman.

Main business address for: NATIONAL MEDICAL HEALTH CARD SYSTEMS INC (INSURANCE AGENTS BROKERS & SERVICES), CEDAR SHOPPING CENTERS INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), SYSTEMAX INC (RETAIL-CATALOG & MAIL-ORDER HOUSES).

Hospitals and medical centers in Port Washington:

  • SANDS POINT CENTER FOR H AND R (1440 PORT WASHINGTON BLVD)
  • THE AMSTERDAM AT HARBORSIDE (300 EAST OVERLOOK)
  • PORT WASHINGTON DIALYSIS CENTER (50 SEAVIEW BLVD)

Heliports and other landing facilities located in Port Washington:

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Amtrak stations near Port Washington:

  • 8 miles: NEW ROCHELLE (DEPOT PLAZA NORTH) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 11 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (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.
  • 14 miles: YONKERS (FOOT OF DOCK ST. & WELLS AVE.) . 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, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Port Washington:

  • New York Institute of Technology (about 5 miles; Old Westbury, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,745)
  • LIU Post (about 5 miles; Brookville, NY; FT enrollment: 6,854)
  • SUNY Maritime College (about 7 miles; Throggs Neck, NY; FT enrollment: 2,098)
  • CUNY Queensborough Community College (about 7 miles; Bayside, NY; FT enrollment: 11,931)
  • SUNY College at Old Westbury (about 7 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 4,096)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 7 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)
  • Adelphi University (about 8 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 7,312)

Public high school in Port Washington:

Private high school in Port Washington:

Public elementary/middle schools in Port Washington:

Private elementary/middle school in Port Washington:

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Library in Port Washington:

  • PORT WASHINGTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $6,410,615; Location: 1 LIBRARY DRIVE; 196,420 books; 109 e-books; 20,258 audio materials; 26,540 video materials; 72 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 474 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Port Washington: Harbor Links Golf Course (A), Hempstead Harbor Industrial Park (B), Knickerbocker Yacht Club (C), Manhasset Bay Yacht Club (D), North Hempstead Town Dock (E), Port Washington Station (F), Port Washington Yacht Club (G), Sands Point Center for Health and Rehabilitation (H), Port Washington Fire Department (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Port Washington include: NATIONAL MEDICAL HEALTH CARD SYSTEMS INC (A), CEDAR SHOPPING CENTERS INC (B), SYSTEMAX INC (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Port Washington include: Mount Pleasant Baptist Church (A), Zion Baptist Church (B), Saint Peter of Alcantara Catholic Church (C), Port Washington United Methodist Church (D), Mission Pentecostal Church (E), New York Philadelphia Presbyterian Church (F), Bible Church of Port Washington (G), Mount Olive African Methodist Episcopal Church (H), Lutheran Church of Our Savior (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Monfort Cemetery (1), Nassau Knolls Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Port Washington include: Hempstead Harbor Park (1), Bar Beach Town Park (2), Stannards Brook County Park (3), Sunset Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beach: Bar Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Cow Neck Peninsula Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 336 Port Washington Boulevard), Aruba Reservation Services (130 Shore Road Suite168).

Hotels: Acme Supply Company Limited (44 South Bayles Avenue), Aruba Reservation Services (130 Shore Road Suite168), Capricorn Leisure Corporation (8 Haven Avenue Suite 210).

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 104. This is worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.317. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.317
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.7
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 17.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.90. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.90
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0138
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.6%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.2% for Black residents, 10.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 17.9% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.0%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Port Washington in 2010:

  • 173 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Port Washington in 2000:

  • 118 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in other workers' dormitories

Port Washington, New York environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Port Washington (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Port Washington Branch, Port Washington Branch, Port Washington Branch. 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.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Port Washington Drive-In Branch at 100 Shore Road, branch established on 2007/01/29; Uptown Port Washington at 1029 Port Washington Boulevard, branch established on 2007/05/14. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • The Dime Svgs. Bank of Williamsburgh: Port Washington Branch at 1000 Port Washington Boulevard, branch established on 1885/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,009.9 mil, Deposits: $2,426.7 mil, headquarters in Brooklyn, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices
  • Astoria Federal Savings and Loan Association: Port Washington Branch at 110 Main Street, 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
  • Citibank, National Association: Port Washington Branch at 830 Port Washington Boulevard, branch established on 1960/05/21. 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.
  • Valley National Bank: Port Washington Branch at 960 Port Washington Blvd., branch established on 2002/03/25. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $14,186.7 mil, Deposits: $9,715.7 mil, headquarters in Wayne, NJ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 219 total offices, Holding Company: Valley National Bancorp
  • TD Bank, National Association: Port Washington Branch at 475 Port Washington Blvd, branch established on 2009/08/08. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • New York Community Bank: Port Washington Branch at 167 Shore Road, branch established on 2003/09/18. 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: Port Washington Branch at 1020 Port Washintgon Boulevard, branch established on 2002/02/04. 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
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
New York average:

13.9

Port Washington travel time to work - commute Port Washington mode of transportation to work chart

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Neighborhoods in Port Washington:

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Religion statistics for Port Washington CDP (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:
Port Washington:

50.4%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Port Washington:

47.7%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Port Washington:

28.4
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Port Washington:

21.5%
New York:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.5%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
New York:

6.8

Overweight people:
Port Washington:

34.7%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

55.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Port Washington, NY Residents

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 Port Washington:

  • 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.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Port Washington:

  • WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WCWP (88.1 FM; BROOKVILLE, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Port Washington:

  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, 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.)
  • 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)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
See more detailed statistics of Port Washington fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • ED MOONEY, West Shore Drive (Lat: 40.814750 Lon: -73.668083), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: 6315818105, Emooney@highlanderinc.Com, 99 WEST MAIN STREET
  • JOY MOONEY, West Shore Drive (Lat: 40.814750 Lon: -73.668083), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: 6315818105, Emooney@highlanderinc.Com, 99 WEST MAIN STREET
  • Edward G Roach, West Shore Drive (Lat: 40.814750 Lon: -73.668083), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 45.7 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 802 West Shore Road (Ny10878-A) (Lat: 40.814361 Lon: -73.668056), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 44.5 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 802 West Shore Road (Ny10878-A) (Lat: 40.814361 Lon: -73.668056), Type: 45.7, Overall height: 44.5 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • James Salerno, 500 Port Washington Blvd (Lat: 40.821222 Lon: -73.681250), Type: 23.2, Structure height: 36059 m, Overall height: 21.3 m, Registrant: 5168830500, Radio@portwashingtonpd.Com, 500 PORT WASHINGTON BLVD

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Port Washington, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

119 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Port Washington)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Port Washington)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 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 ORIGINATED6$487,11096$486,149175$398,7527$298,6262$1,428,6158$501,251
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$492,56515$441,84030$462,7123$108,6370$01$453,440
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$736,88015$653,56391$472,1519$95,6760$07$386,987
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$563,14817$541,96852$434,3220$00$04$437,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$04$630,00817$435,6910$00$01$344,000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 3010.00 , 3011.02, 3012.00, 3013.00, 3014.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$386,4880$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED4$485,3880$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$744,9700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$437,610
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 3010.00 , 3011.02, 3012.00, 3013.00, 3014.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 41
  • Hazardous Condition: 90

Incident types - Port Washington

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Port Washington, NY
Most common first names in Port Washington, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John22775.1 years
Mary21581.7 years
William15475.6 years
Joseph13977.5 years
Margaret11278.4 years
George10176.0 years
Helen9481.3 years
Robert9271.7 years
Frank9176.8 years
Anna8984.1 years
Most common last names in Port Washington, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4878.1 years
Salerno2880.5 years
Brown2580.4 years
Johnson2581.2 years
Miller1978.8 years
Demeo1977.6 years
Lewis1877.9 years
Moore1675.4 years
Obrien1677.3 years
Kelly1472.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (60%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (30%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
Businesses in Port Washington, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Jones New York1
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Baskin-Robbins1Payless1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Domino's Pizza1Rite Aid2
Dunkin Donuts2Sprint Nextel1
FedEx5Starbucks2
GNC1Stop & Shop1
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block1UPS6

Port Washington compared to New York state average:

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

Port Washington on our top lists:

  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 5,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Chile (population 500+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index decrease from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest city-data.com crime index (population 5,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 100 safest cities (lowest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest racial income disparity between any two races with at least 200 householders"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ecuador (population 500+)"
  • #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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