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Suffolk County, New York (NY)

County population in 2019: 1,476,601 (97% urban, 3% rural); it was 1,419,369 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 286,755
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 106,752
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 374,371
Renter-occupied apartments: 106,415 (it was 94,928 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

47%

Land area: 912 sq. mi.

Water area: 1460.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 1619 people per square mile   (very high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Suffolk County: 149.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.8%), Educational, health and social services (20.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 19%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Suffolk County, NY (2019)
    • 979,19469.0%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 298,42921.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 105,8907.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 58,8454.1%Asian alone
    • 20,2961.4%Two or more races
    • 10,4160.7%Some other race alone
    • 3,1470.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 3840.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

41.8 years
New York median age:

39.2 years
Males: 727,380  (49.3%)
Females: 749,221  (50.7%)
Average household size:
Suffolk County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $106,228 ($65,288 in 1999)
This county:

$106,228
New York:

$72,108

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $1,677 (lower quartile is $1,242, upper quartile is $2,098)
This county:

$1677
State:

$1190


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $430,500 (it was $183,500 in 2000)
Suffolk:

$430,500
New York:

$338,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $332,400 - $600,600

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $519,570
Here:

$519,570
State:

$393,458

Townhouses or other attached units: $476,641
Here:

$476,641
State:

$728,436

In 2-unit structures: $473,625
Here:

$473,625
State:

$650,471

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $361,412
Here:

$361,412
State:

$808,879

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $366,787
Here:

$366,787
State:

$916,967

Mobile homes: $117,146
Here:

$117,146
State:

$82,547

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $92,034
Here:

$92,034
State:

$180,921

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $2,820
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $1,231

Institutionalized population: 11,972

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 290
  • Burglaries: 4
  • Thefts: 7
  • Auto thefts: 6

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 258
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 9
  • Auto thefts: 3
Suffolk County, NY map from a distance

Health of residents in Suffolk County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.6. This is better than average.
74.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
52.3% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
89.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
75.9% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 196 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 159 pounds. This is about average.
15.0% of residents keep firearms around their homes. This is less than average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3386 buildings, average cost: $121,600
  • 1998: 4422 buildings, average cost: $131,600
  • 1999: 4326 buildings, average cost: $134,300
  • 2000: 3910 buildings, average cost: $154,200
  • 2001: 3488 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2002: 3481 buildings, average cost: $170,400
  • 2003: 2636 buildings, average cost: $204,400
  • 2004: 2940 buildings, average cost: $255,600
  • 2005: 4241 buildings, average cost: $253,600
  • 2006: 2410 buildings, average cost: $296,500
  • 2007: 2030 buildings, average cost: $309,800
  • 2008: 972 buildings, average cost: $430,600
  • 2009: 791 buildings, average cost: $392,800
  • 2010: 910 buildings, average cost: $410,800
  • 2011: 759 buildings, average cost: $411,100
  • 2012: 815 buildings, average cost: $499,300
  • 2013: 1029 buildings, average cost: $468,000
  • 2014: 1184 buildings, average cost: $629,600
  • 2015: 1128 buildings, average cost: $602,900
  • 2016: 908 buildings, average cost: $692,300
  • 2017: 842 buildings, average cost: $711,500
  • 2018: 798 buildings, average cost: $703,400
  • 2019: 681 buildings, average cost: $801,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Suffolk, NY residents
Average permit cost in Suffolk, NY
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $9,978 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $8,873 (2.1%)

Distribution of median household income in Suffolk, NY in 2019
Distribution of house value in Suffolk, NY in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Suffolk, NY in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.5%
Suffolk County:

6.5%
New York:

13.0%
(4.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.1% for Black residents, 12.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for American Indian residents, 12.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 16.3% for other race residents, 7.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 41.8 years old
(Males: 40.2 years old, Females: 43.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.1 years old, Black residents: 36.2 years old, American Indian residents: 35.6 years old, Asian residents: 36.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.7 years old, Other race residents: 30.7 years old)

Area name: Nassau-Suffolk, NY HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Suffolk County is $1084 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1280 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1699 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brentwood, West Babylon, Commack, Coram, Central Islip, Huntington Station, West Islip, Deer Park, Lindenhurst, Holbrook.

Suffolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
City or TownHomes measuredLiving AreaBasement
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Babylon town400.20.1 - 0.432 - 5
Brookhaven town660.10.1 - 0.443 - 6
East Hampton town130.60.2 - 1.774 - 12
Huntington town1100.80.5 - 1.3119 - 13
Islip town510.20.1 - 0.432 - 4
Poospatuck Reservation00.20.1 - 1.341 - 10
Riverhead town60.30.1 - 1.042 - 8
Shelter Island town10.30.1 - 1.661 - 15
Shinnecock Reservation00.20.1 - 1.341 - 10
Smithtown town471.20.6 - 2.6097 - 13
Southampton town170.10.1 - 0.431 - 5
Southold town70.70.2 - 2.785 - 14
Suffolk county3580.5 6 

2018 air pollution in Suffolk County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.030 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 6.7 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.000 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Essex County, New Jersey , Passaic County, New Jersey , Fremont County, Iowa , Marion County, Iowa , Mills County, Iowa , Warren County, Illinois .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
New York:

8.1%

Unemployment by year in Suffolk, NY
County total employment by year in Suffolk, NY
County average yearly wages by year in Suffolk, NY

Current college students: 82,092
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 38.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 230,278 (60.1% naturalized citizens)

Suffolk County:

15.6%
Whole state:

22.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 45,4622010 or later
  • 59,2112000 to 2009
  • 52,9291990 to 1999
  • 41,9971980 to 1989
  • 21,2271970 to 1979
  • 40,331Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 73.4%

Suffolk County marital status for males Suffolk County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 469,507
  • One, attached: 25,959
  • Two: 16,399
  • 3 or 4: 9,883
  • 5 to 9: 13,281
  • 10 to 19: 15,774
  • 20 to 49: 9,861
  • 50 or more: 11,857
  • Mobile homes: 4,898
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 51

Housing units in Suffolk County with a mortgage: 260,022 (3,711 second mortgage, 33,891 home equity loan, 431 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 144,131

Here:

64.4% with mortgage
State:

59.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Suffolk County

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-
Suffolk County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 514
Suffolk County:

3.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Here:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 217
This county:

1.44 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 256
Suffolk County:

1.69 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 1,232
This county:

8.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Suffolk County:

8.1%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Suffolk County:

23.4%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

22.3%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Suffolk County:

Average size of farms: 52 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $309,035
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $8156.39
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 71.08%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.67%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $270,618
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 63.84%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 62.31%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $206,704
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 60.98%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.68
Corn for grain: 1146 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 213 harvested acres
Vegetables: 5,149 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 3,184 acres

Earthquake activity:

Suffolk County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above New York state average. It is 71% 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 226.0 miles away from Suffolk County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 331.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 256.7 miles away from the county 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) earthquake occurred 255.2 miles away from the county 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 186.7 miles away from Suffolk County 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 161.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • New York Tropical Storm Isaias, Incident Period: August 4, 2020, FEMA Id: 4567, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • New York Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4480-NY: March 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4480, Natural disaster type: Other
  • New York Severe Winter Storm And Snowstorm, Incident Period: March 14, 2017 - March 15, 2017, FEMA Id: 4322, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • New York Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: February 08, 2013 to February 09, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4111: April 23, 2013, FEMA Id: 4111, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3351: October 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3351, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4085: October 30, 2012, FEMA Id: 4085, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4020: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4020, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3328: August 26, 2011, FEMA Id: 3328, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 26, 2010 to December 27, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1957: February 18, 2011, FEMA Id: 1957, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: March 13, 2010 to March 31, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1899: April 16, 2010, FEMA Id: 1899, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 18 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Suffolk County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 9, Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Snowstorms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Power Outage: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 3 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Suffolk

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 556,744 (83.2%)
  • Carpooled: 53,191 (8.0%)
  • Bus: 5,465 (0.8%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 2,699 (0.4%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 3,403 (0.5%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 46 (0.0%)
  • Ferryboat: 352 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 7,042 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 1,457 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 9,295 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 29,174 (4.4%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (15%)
  • Dominican Republic (7%)
  • Ecuador (5%)
  • Colombia (5%)
  • India (5%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Honduras (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Suffolk County


  • Italian (19%)
  • American (8%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • German (4%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • Haitian (2%)
  • European (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Suffolk County, New York in 2000:

  • 8,365 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 8,179 people in nursing homes
  • 3,009 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 2,005 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 1,471 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 913 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 819 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 736 people in religious group quarters
  • 729 people in other group homes
  • 522 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 374 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 341 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 287 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 283 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 219 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 120 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 93 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 70 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 65 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 64 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 45 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 37 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 32 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 25 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 20 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 18 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 18 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 2 people in military ships

People in group quarters in Suffolk County, New York in 2010:

  • 10,175 people in college/university student housing
  • 8,901 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3,237 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 1,658 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 1,215 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,194 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 1,132 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 489 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 467 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 268 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 257 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 241 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 82 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 43 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 27 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 14 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 6 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $98,895.

2.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($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%

1.92% relocated from other counties in New York ($65,495 average AGI)
0.98% relocated from other states ($20,629 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

0.98%
New York average:

1.80%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
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)
from New York County, NY  0.17% ($215,456)
from Bronx County, NY  0.06% ($46,193)
from Westchester County, NY  0.05% ($195,770)
from Palm Beach County, FL  0.03% ($61,638)


3.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($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%

1.51% relocated to other counties in New York ($64,345 average AGI)
2.15% relocated to other states ($43,226 average AGI)
Suffolk County:

2.15%
New York average:

2.73%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
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)
to Kings County, NY  0.17% ($56,554)
to Palm Beach County, FL  0.10% ($208,303)
to Broward County, FL  0.05% ($77,820)
to Bronx County, NY  0.05% ($36,611)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 10.9

Births per 1000 population in Suffolk County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Suffolk County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2007 to 2018: 4.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Suffolk County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 2.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Suffolk County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 218,844 (181,807 aged, 37,037 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 27,881 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Suffolk County, New York in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (36,758)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (15,263)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (11,077)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (8,340)
  • Unspecified dementia (7,126)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (4,950)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (4,877)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (4,838)
  • Congestive heart failure (4,658)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (4,592)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 0.88
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10,651
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 266
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 31,430

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,318
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 775
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 16

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 71
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 91

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 16
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1
Fitness & recreation sports centers per 100,000 population in 2005: 3,416

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 57.4. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 21.2
  • Suffocation - 19.4
  • Poisoning - 7.9
  • Other - 8.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 1,476,601
  • Male householders: 252,041 (46,326 living alone), Female householders: 247,703 (68,910 living alone)
  • 276,468 spouses (274,151 opposite-sex spouses), 29,154 unmarried partners, (27,932 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 460,387 children (441,920 natural, 7,164 adopted, 11,303 stepchildren), 34,652 grandchildren, 21,169 brothers or sisters, 29,971 parents, 536 foster children, 47,918 other relatives, 50,729 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 25,873

Size of family households: 132,773 2-persons, 84,530 3-persons, 77,923 4-persons, 36,901 5-persons, 15,331 6-persons, 12,519 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 115,236 1-person, 20,680 2-persons, 3,033 3-persons, 151 4-persons, 500 5-persons, 167 7-or-more-persons.

205,909 married couples with children.
52,149 single-parent households (12,170 men, 39,979 women).

77.2% of residents of Suffolk speak English at home.
14.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
5.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (68% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (74% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $8,648,813,000 ($5,862 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $654,874,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $3,286,217,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $1,694,651,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $12,122,000
Federal grants: $1,656,915,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,199,059,000 ($564,593,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $799,849,000 ($45,095,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $91,016,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $606,153,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,607,824,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 104,297
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 59,923
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +24,211
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -11,349
Here -8 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Suffolk County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 124.59 millions of gallons per day (100% from ground, 0% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

3.8

Year house built in Suffolk County, New York
  • Year house built in Suffolk County, New York
  • 12,4702014 or later
  • 5,5872010 to 2013
  • 44,9442000 to 2009
  • 51,3211990 to 1999
  • 56,6891980 to 1989
  • 104,5081970 to 1979
  • 116,2931960 to 1969
  • 104,3801950 to 1959
  • 28,6481940 to 1949
  • 52,6301939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Suffolk County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Suffolk County, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Suffolk County, New York
  • 6721 room
  • 1,5072 rooms
  • 8,5363 rooms
  • 24,2854 rooms
  • 50,8135 rooms
  • 85,7156 rooms
  • 75,6617 rooms
  • 72,9898 rooms
  • 83,9759+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Suffolk County, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Suffolk County, New York
  • 5,2011 room
  • 7,2242 rooms
  • 20,4933 rooms
  • 26,2154 rooms
  • 14,2795 rooms
  • 9,4206 rooms
  • 7,1107 rooms
  • 3,2998 rooms
  • 2,3509+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Suffolk County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Suffolk County, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Suffolk County, New York
  • 928no bedroom
  • 13,0401 bedroom
  • 49,8762 bedrooms
  • 165,4643 bedrooms
  • 130,3784 bedrooms
  • 44,4675+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Suffolk County, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Suffolk County, New York
  • 5,610no bedroom
  • 32,6271 bedroom
  • 29,8512 bedrooms
  • 18,3613 bedrooms
  • 6,2824 bedrooms
  • 2,8605+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Suffolk County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Suffolk County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Suffolk County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 12,400no vehicle
  • 92,2051 vehicle
  • 163,5132 vehicles
  • 82,9093 vehicles
  • 38,6134 vehicles
  • 14,5135+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Suffolk County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Suffolk County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 15,656no vehicle
  • 42,4851 vehicle
  • 25,3062 vehicles
  • 9,0103 vehicles
  • 2,3534 vehicles
  • 7815+ vehicles

93.3% of Suffolk County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 71% lived in New York.

Suffolk County:

93.3%
State average:

89.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,120,874
  • Other state: 101,814
  • Northeast: 38,922
  • Midwest: 14,659
  • South: 34,870
  • West: 13,363
Year householders moved into unit in Suffolk County, NY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Suffolk County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 41.7%Utility gas
  • 4.4%Electricity
  • 2.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel
  • 0.4%Wood
  • 0.2%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 45.6%Utility gas
  • 29.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.1%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Solar energy

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 7,743
Here:

5.6%
New York:

14.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4,642
Here:

5.9%
New York:

14.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 18,597
Here:

23.4%
New York:

37.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Suffolk County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $69,517,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $64,407,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $247,207,000
  • Charges - Other: $209,031,000
    Higher Education - Other: $86,861,000
    Sewerage: $31,812,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,523,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $5,684,000
    Air Transportation: $2,638,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $71,222,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,622,000
    Water Utilities: $24,709,000
    General - Other: $24,669,000
    Police Protection: $8,776,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,088,000
    Health - Other: $319,000
    Local Fire Protection: $218,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $942,762,000
    Police Protection: $549,219,000
    Health - Other: $260,302,000
    Other Higher Education: $235,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $197,870,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,569,000
    Water Utilities: $131,619,000
    Transit Utilities: $102,047,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $72,097,000
    Sewerage: $46,941,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,954,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,206,000
    Financial Administration: $32,338,000
    Central Staff Services: $30,165,000
    Regular Highways: $22,672,000
    General Public Buildings: $16,698,000
    Local Fire Protection: $9,972,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $6,786,000
    Air Transportation: $4,316,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,276,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $758,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $468,000
    Housing and Community Development: $430,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $50,817,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,112,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $201,429,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $8,163,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $240,976,000
    Transit Utilities: $31,706,000
    Corrections: $4,406,000
    General - Other: $1,260,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,073,000
    Sewerage: $3,037,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,489,195,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,468,405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $518,085,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $497,295,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $183,749,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $111,478,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $72,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $128,358,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,116,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,565,000
    Special Assessments: $2,714,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,475,000
    Rents: $1,101,000
    Sale of Property: $851,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,456,000
    Police Protection: $1,319,000
    Sewerage: $1,269,000
    General - Other: $445,000
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000
    Health - Other: $260,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $249,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Correctional Institutions: $156,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $51,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $28,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,100,323,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $178,991,000
    Transit Utilities: $9,042,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,260,116,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,177,292,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,003,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $253,041,000
    Other: $139,985,000
    Health and Hospitals: $134,342,000
    Transit Utilities: $26,527,000
    Highways: $6,080,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,399,811,000
    Property: $677,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $30,825,000
    Other: $18,178,000
    Other License: $8,327,000
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $1,051,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,046,947,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,906,000

Suffolk County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $69,517,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $64,407,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $247,207,000
  • Charges - Other: $209,031,000
    Higher Education - Other: $86,861,000
    Sewerage: $31,812,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,523,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $5,684,000
    Air Transportation: $2,638,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $71,222,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,622,000
    Water Utilities: $24,709,000
    General - Other: $24,669,000
    Police Protection: $8,776,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,088,000
    Health - Other: $319,000
    Local Fire Protection: $218,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $942,762,000
    Police Protection: $549,219,000
    Health - Other: $260,302,000
    Other Higher Education: $235,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $197,870,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,569,000
    Water Utilities: $131,619,000
    Transit Utilities: $102,047,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $72,097,000
    Sewerage: $46,941,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,954,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,206,000
    Financial Administration: $32,338,000
    Central Staff Services: $30,165,000
    Regular Highways: $22,672,000
    General Public Buildings: $16,698,000
    Local Fire Protection: $9,972,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $6,786,000
    Air Transportation: $4,316,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,276,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $758,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $468,000
    Housing and Community Development: $430,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $50,817,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,112,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $201,429,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $8,163,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $240,976,000
    Transit Utilities: $31,706,000
    Corrections: $4,406,000
    General - Other: $1,260,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,073,000
    Sewerage: $3,037,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,489,195,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,468,405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $518,085,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $497,295,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $183,749,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $111,478,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $72,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $128,358,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,116,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,565,000
    Special Assessments: $2,714,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,475,000
    Rents: $1,101,000
    Sale of Property: $851,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,456,000
    Police Protection: $1,319,000
    Sewerage: $1,269,000
    General - Other: $445,000
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000
    Health - Other: $260,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $249,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Correctional Institutions: $156,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $51,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $28,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,100,323,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $178,991,000
    Transit Utilities: $9,042,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,260,116,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,177,292,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,003,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $253,041,000
    Other: $139,985,000
    Health and Hospitals: $134,342,000
    Transit Utilities: $26,527,000
    Highways: $6,080,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,399,811,000
    Property: $677,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $30,825,000
    Other: $18,178,000
    Other License: $8,327,000
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $1,051,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,046,947,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,906,000

Suffolk County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $69,517,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $64,407,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $247,207,000
  • Charges - Other: $209,031,000
    Higher Education - Other: $86,861,000
    Sewerage: $31,812,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,523,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $5,684,000
    Air Transportation: $2,638,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $71,222,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,622,000
    Water Utilities: $24,709,000
    General - Other: $24,669,000
    Police Protection: $8,776,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,088,000
    Health - Other: $319,000
    Local Fire Protection: $218,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $942,762,000
    Police Protection: $549,219,000
    Health - Other: $260,302,000
    Other Higher Education: $235,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $197,870,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,569,000
    Water Utilities: $131,619,000
    Transit Utilities: $102,047,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $72,097,000
    Sewerage: $46,941,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,954,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,206,000
    Financial Administration: $32,338,000
    Central Staff Services: $30,165,000
    Regular Highways: $22,672,000
    General Public Buildings: $16,698,000
    Local Fire Protection: $9,972,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $6,786,000
    Air Transportation: $4,316,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,276,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $758,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $468,000
    Housing and Community Development: $430,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $50,817,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,112,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $201,429,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $8,163,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $240,976,000
    Transit Utilities: $31,706,000
    Corrections: $4,406,000
    General - Other: $1,260,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,073,000
    Sewerage: $3,037,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,489,195,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,468,405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $518,085,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $497,295,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $183,749,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $111,478,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $72,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $128,358,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,116,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,565,000
    Special Assessments: $2,714,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,475,000
    Rents: $1,101,000
    Sale of Property: $851,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,456,000
    Police Protection: $1,319,000
    Sewerage: $1,269,000
    General - Other: $445,000
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000
    Health - Other: $260,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $249,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Correctional Institutions: $156,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $51,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $28,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,100,323,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $178,991,000
    Transit Utilities: $9,042,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,260,116,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,177,292,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,003,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $253,041,000
    Other: $139,985,000
    Health and Hospitals: $134,342,000
    Transit Utilities: $26,527,000
    Highways: $6,080,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,399,811,000
    Property: $677,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $30,825,000
    Other: $18,178,000
    Other License: $8,327,000
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $1,051,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,046,947,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,906,000

Suffolk County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $69,517,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $64,407,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $247,207,000
  • Charges - Other: $209,031,000
    Higher Education - Other: $86,861,000
    Sewerage: $31,812,000
    Parks and Recreation: $31,523,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $5,684,000
    Air Transportation: $2,638,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $71,222,000
    Solid Waste Management: $31,622,000
    Water Utilities: $24,709,000
    General - Other: $24,669,000
    Police Protection: $8,776,000
    Parks and Recreation: $3,088,000
    Health - Other: $319,000
    Local Fire Protection: $218,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $942,762,000
    Police Protection: $549,219,000
    Health - Other: $260,302,000
    Other Higher Education: $235,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $197,870,000
    Correctional Institutions: $138,569,000
    Water Utilities: $131,619,000
    Transit Utilities: $102,047,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $72,097,000
    Sewerage: $46,941,000
    Parks and Recreation: $37,954,000
    Corrections - Other: $33,206,000
    Financial Administration: $32,338,000
    Central Staff Services: $30,165,000
    Regular Highways: $22,672,000
    General Public Buildings: $16,698,000
    Local Fire Protection: $9,972,000
    Higher Education Auxiliary Enterprises: $6,786,000
    Air Transportation: $4,316,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,276,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $758,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $468,000
    Housing and Community Development: $430,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $50,817,000
    Housing and Community Development: $3,112,000
    Other: $138,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $201,429,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $8,163,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $240,976,000
    Transit Utilities: $31,706,000
    Corrections: $4,406,000
    General - Other: $1,260,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $17,073,000
    Sewerage: $3,037,000
    Highways: $1,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,489,195,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,468,405,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $518,085,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $497,295,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $183,749,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $111,478,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $72,270,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $128,358,000
    Interest Earnings: $9,116,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,565,000
    Special Assessments: $2,714,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,475,000
    Rents: $1,101,000
    Sale of Property: $851,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $14,456,000
    Police Protection: $1,319,000
    Sewerage: $1,269,000
    General - Other: $445,000
    Local Fire Protection: $326,000
    Health - Other: $260,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $249,000
    Central Staff Services: $224,000
    Parks and Recreation: $202,000
    Correctional Institutions: $156,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $51,000
    Regular Highways: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $28,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,100,323,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $178,991,000
    Transit Utilities: $9,042,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,260,116,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $1,177,292,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $131,003,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $253,041,000
    Other: $139,985,000
    Health and Hospitals: $134,342,000
    Transit Utilities: $26,527,000
    Highways: $6,080,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,399,811,000
    Property: $677,656,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $30,825,000
    Other: $18,178,000
    Other License: $8,327,000
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $1,051,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,046,947,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $25,906,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 20,932
  • Number of aged recipients: 3,232
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 17,700
  • Number of recipients under 18: 2,105
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 13,335
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 5,492
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 8,585
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 10,234
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 312 full 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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3,295$301,4555,796$351,37818,818$288,7311,427$182,74427$1,708,7781,925$591,76654$88,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED249$278,056709$367,6212,735$321,497331$140,7492$301,000290$680,3148$66,750
APPLICATIONS DENIED774$282,0041,319$318,4259,989$338,0511,309$105,2837$681,2861,020$529,27148$89,042
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN646$282,488900$337,2436,908$319,195361$181,8251$350,000500$621,6004$152,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS131$286,473248$325,3591,655$338,689192$161,2920$0155$525,1557$77,143
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 296 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED864$305,813372$336,8985$340,6000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED412$304,803270$335,13010$289,1001$398,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED268$290,545273$327,5532$212,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN145$272,55279$348,0891$314,0000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS59$324,18623$343,6963$292,3330$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Suffolk, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Suffolk, NY - Value
Most common first names in Suffolk County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12,52473.5 years
Mary10,51480.4 years
Joseph8,82274.4 years
William8,24773.9 years
Anna5,71582.4 years
Frank5,48675.4 years
James5,23371.3 years
George5,17274.6 years
Margaret5,09479.2 years
Helen4,96179.8 years
Most common last names in Suffolk County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2,20275.8 years
Johnson1,20674.0 years
Miller1,19076.2 years
Brown1,06474.5 years
Williams78272.7 years
Murphy73074.6 years
Jones69373.5 years
Anderson68275.9 years
Kelly67575.9 years
Davis59274.5 years
Businesses in Suffolk County, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven132Jones New York17
ALDO5Journeys4
AMF Bowling7Justice9
AT&T53KFC18
Abercrombie & Fitch2Kmart6
Abercrombie Kids2Kohl's8
Ace Hardware17Kroger2
Advance Auto Parts14LA Fitness5
Aeropostale4La Quinta1
Aerosoles1La-Z-Boy3
American Eagle Outfitters7Lane Bryant7
Ann Taylor10Lane Furniture4
Apple Store2LensCrafters4
Applebee's13Levi Strauss & Co.1
Ashley Furniture1Long John Silver's1
Audi5Lowe's4
AutoZone9Macy's6
Avenue6Marriott6
BMW4Marshalls9
Bakers2MasterBrand Cabinets96
Bally Total Fitness4McDonald's48
Banana Republic5Men's Wearhouse5
Barnes & Noble3Motherhood Maternity11
Baskin-Robbins47New Balance20
Bath & Body Works7New York & Co4
Bebe2Nike98
Bed Bath & Beyond6Nissan5
Ben & Jerry's4OfficeMax3
Blockbuster20Old Country Buffet1
Brooks Brothers4Old Navy8
Brookstone2Olive Garden1
Budget Car Rental2Outback5
Buffalo Wild Wings3Outback Steakhouse5
Burger King24Pac Sun4
Buybuy BABY1Panda Express1
CVS52Panera Bread11
Cache2Papa John's Pizza9
Casual Male XL5Pathmark10
Catherines2Payless23
Charlotte Russe2Penske9
Chevrolet7PetSmart3
Chico's5Pier 1 Imports8
Chipotle2Pizza Hut4
Chuck E. Cheese's3Pottery Barn2
Cinnabon 4Pottery Barn Kids1
Circle K1Quiznos10
Clarks2RadioShack34
Cold Stone Creamery3Raymour & Flanigan2
Coldwater Creek2Red Lobster3
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid43
Costco4Ruby Tuesday6
Curves13Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
DHL13SAS Shoes5
Deb1Saks Fifth Avenue1
Decora Cabinetry35Sam's Club1
Dennys1Sears20
Domino's Pizza18Sephora2
DressBarn10Sheraton1
Dressbarn10Skechers USA2
Dunkin Donuts88Soma Intimates2
Econo Lodge1Spencer Gifts2
Eddie Bauer3Sprint Nextel24
Express4Staples14
Extended Stay America1Starbucks43
Famous Footwear9Stop & Shop24
Fashion Bug6Subaru4
FedEx216Subway89
Finish Line2T-Mobile67
Firestone Complete Auto Care10T.G.I. Driday's7
Foot Locker3T.J.Maxx6
Forever 212Taco Bell18
GNC37Talbots3
GameStop27Target8
Gap10The Cheesecake Factory2
Goodwill11The Limited1
Gymboree4The Room Place5
H&M1Toyota6
H&R Block23Toys"R"Us17
Haagen-Dazs4Trader Joe's1
Harmon Face Values2True Value35
Hilton5U-Haul67
Holiday Inn6UPS212
Hollister Co.1Vans9
Home Depot14Verizon Wireless16
Honda6Victoria's Secret5
Hot Topic1Volkswagen6
Houlihan's1Waldbaums20
Hyatt2Walgreens17
Hyundai5Walmart6
IHOP8Wendy's25
IZOD2Wet Seal1
J. Jill2White Castle6
J.Crew7Whole Foods Market1
JCPenney4World Gym5
JoS. A. Bank3YMCA5
Johnny Rockets1

Suffolk County on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic adherents"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #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+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Catholic congregations"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"