Glen Cove, New York

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Population in 2017: 27,500 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +3.3%
 
Males: 13,622  (49.5%)
Females: 13,878  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

38.1 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 11542, 11560.

Glen Cove Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,456 (it was $55,503 in 2000)
Glen Cove:

$76,456
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $41,385 (it was $26,627 in 2000)

Glen Cove city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $510,742 (it was $262,200 in 2000)
Glen Cove:

$510,742
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $619,897; detached houses: $667,911; townhouses or other attached units: $588,531; in 2-unit structures: $407,245; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $288,619; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $246,913; mobile homes: over $1,000,000

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,778.

March 2019 cost of living index in Glen Cove: 156.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.4%
(7.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.3% for Black residents, 20.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.5% for American Indian residents, 20.9% for other race residents, 3.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Glen Cove, NY (2017)
    • 14,86154.0%White alone
    • 7,72628.1%Hispanic
    • 2,1607.9%Black alone
    • 1,1744.3%Asian alone
    • 1,0994.0%Other race alone
    • 5842.1%Two or more races
    • 720.3%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Glen Cove, New York as of February 20, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Glen Cove is 6,835 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Glen Cove by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(10.9)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
13
(48.7)
7
(26.5)
15
(57.7)
14
(52.0)
10
(37.5)
8
(29.5)
1
(3.7)
6
(22.0)
8
(29.2)
8
(29.1)
2
(7.3)
4
(14.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(56.2)
7
(26.5)
12
(46.2)
17
(63.2)
12
(45.0)
10
(36.9)
2
(7.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(21.9)
5
(18.2)
5
(18.2)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
54
(202.2)
33
(125.0)
51
(196.3)
38
(141.2)
25
(93.8)
39
(144.0)
5
(18.4)
19
(69.7)
14
(51.1)
15
(54.6)
12
(43.8)
7
(25.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
203
(760.2)
160
(605.9)
196
(754.4)
207
(768.9)
196
(735.2)
170
(627.7)
54
(199.0)
72
(264.3)
123
(449.0)
85
(309.3)
137
(500.0)
102
(369.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(59.9)
9
(34.1)
11
(42.3)
12
(44.6)
6
(22.5)
4
(14.8)
3
(11.1)
6
(22.0)
2
(7.3)
8
(29.1)
2
(7.3)
2
(7.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(7.5)
1
(3.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(11.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(14.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
1
(3.7)
1
(3.6)
6
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)85.749.073.972.461.052.612.723.842.646.932.421.5

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City-data.com crime index in Glen Cove, NY

Crime rate in Glen Cove detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 55 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
New York average:

2.87
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Glen Cove, NY City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (18.9%), Polish (3.3%), Irish (3.2%), German (2.7%), American (2.4%), Russian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 6.65 square miles.

Population density: 4,138 people per square mile   (average).

Glen Cove, New York map

8,390 residents are foreign born (18.6% Latin America, 6.5% Europe, 4.1% Asia).

This city:

30.5%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $9,347 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $9,666 (1.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Hempstead, NY (6.6 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (12.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Sea Cliff, NY (1.3 miles ),
Locust Valley, NY (1.4 miles ),
Glen Head, NY (1.4 miles ),
Matinecock, NY (1.5 miles ),
Lattingtown, NY (1.6 miles ),
Glenwood Landing, NY (1.6 miles ),
Old Brookville, NY (1.8 miles ),
Roslyn Harbor, NY (1.8 miles )

Latitude: 40.87 N, Longitude: 73.63 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -2,646 (-9.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,974 (29.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Glen Cove, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Glen Cove, NY in 2017
Glen Cove satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $236,100
  • 1998: 28 buildings, average cost: $239,200
  • 1999: 23 buildings, average cost: $244,600
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $275,800
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $311,900
  • 2002: 26 buildings, average cost: $149,700
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $792,500
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $308,900
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $340,700
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $585,400
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $415,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $592,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $417,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $768,800
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $314,500
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $292,500
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $341,800
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $320,000
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $455,500
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $500,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Glen Cove, NY residents
Average permit cost in Glen Cove, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.3%
New York:

4.1%
Historical population in Glen Cove, NY
Historical housing units in Glen Cove, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +2,425 (+10.0%).
Most common industries in Glen Cove, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.5%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.2%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.4%)
  • Educational services (12.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.1%)
  • Private households (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Glen Cove, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Top executives (3.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.5%)

Average climate in Glen Cove, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Glen Cove, New York environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 98.5. This is worse than average.

City:

98.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.286. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.286
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.408. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.408
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 26.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.94. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.94
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Glen Cove-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 48.4 miles away from the Glen Cove city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 9/27/1970, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Glen Cove-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 216.5 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 131.9 miles away from Glen Cove 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 250.4 miles away from Glen Cove 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 213.5 miles away from Glen Cove center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 209.6 miles away from Glen Cove 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 130.4 miles away from Glen Cove 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 (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 8, Storms: 7, Floods: 6, 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).
Glen Cove topographic map

Main business address for: ACCLAIM ENTERTAINMENT INC (SERVICES-PREPACKAGED SOFTWARE).

Hospitals and medical centers in Glen Cove:

  • GLEN COVE HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 101 ST ANDREWS LANE)
  • GLEN COVE CENTER FOR NURSING (6 MEDICAL PLAZA)
  • GLENGARIFF HEALTH CARE CENTER (141 DOSORIS LANE)
  • MARQUIS REHABILITATION AND NURSING CENTER (2 MEDICAL PLAZA)

Heliports located in Glen Cove:

Amtrak stations near Glen Cove:

  • 9 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.
  • 14 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 15 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.

College/University in Glen Cove:

  • Webb Institute (Full-time enrollment: 93; Location: 298 Crescent Beach Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.webb.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glen Cove:

  • LIU Post (about 4 miles; Brookville, NY; Full-time enrollment: 6,854)
  • New York Institute of Technology (about 4 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 5,745)
  • SUNY College at Old Westbury (about 7 miles; Old Westbury, NY; FT enrollment: 4,096)
  • The College of New Rochelle (about 9 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,635)
  • Iona College (about 10 miles; New Rochelle, NY; FT enrollment: 3,775)
  • Nassau Community College (about 10 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 18,552)
  • SUNY Maritime College (about 10 miles; Throggs Neck, NY; FT enrollment: 2,098)

Public high school in Glen Cove:

Private high school in Glen Cove:

  • SCHOOL FOR LANGUAGE & COMMUNICATION DEVELOPMENT (Students: 450, Location: 100 GLEN COVE AVE, Grades: UG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Glen Cove:

Private elementary/middle school in Glen Cove:

See full list of schools located in Glen Cove

Library in Glen Cove:

  • GLEN COVE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,600,443; Location: 4 GLEN COVE AVENUE; 107,555 books; 428 e-books; 3,717 audio materials; 4,162 video materials; 73 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 169 print serial subscriptions; 1 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Glen Cove: Pratts Estate (A), Glen Cove Golf Course (B), Glen Cove Station (C), Glen Street Station (D), Hempstead Harbor Club (E), Nassau Country Club (F), Sea Cliff Yacht Club (G), Garvies Point Museum (H), Glen Cove City Hall (I), Glen Cove Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (J), Glengariff Health Care Center (K), Marquis Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (L), The Regency at Glen Cove Assisted Living Facility (M), Glen Cove Public Library (N), Glen Cove Fire Department (O). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Glen Cove: ACCLAIM ENTERTAINMENT INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Glen Cove include: Saint Paul's Episcopal Church (A), Salem Baptist Church (B), Community Gospel Church (C), Congregation Tifereth Israel (D), New Covenant Community of Believers (E), United Methodist Church of Glen Cove (F), Saint Rocco's Church (G), Saint Patrick Roman Catholic Church (H), Calvary African Methodist Episcopal Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Pauls Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Dosoris Pond (A), West Pond (B), Swan Lake (C), Lower Glen Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Glen Cove include: Pratt Park (1), Morgan Memorial Park (2), Garvies Point Preserve (3), Welwyn Preserve County Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Pratts Beach (A), East Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Ashanti (entertainer) - Singer, John Edward - Author and professed psychic, Curt Hawkins - Professional wrestler, Daniel Daly - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, MaliVai Washington - Tennis player, Mike Grella - Association football player, Thomas Pynchon - Short story writer and novelist, Jan Simek - Archaeologist, Nick Markakis - Baseball player, Howard Davis, Jr. - Boxer.

Nassau County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.7 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.4%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.0%
Whole state:

6.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Glen Cove in 2010:

  • 396 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 125 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 96 people in college/university student housing
  • 50 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 36 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Glen Cove in 2000:

  • 558 people in nursing homes
  • 116 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 75 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 60 people in other group homes
  • 31 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 12 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 11 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Glen Cove (2011 data):

  • First Central Savings Bank: Glen Cove Branch at 70 Glen Street, branch established on 2005/07/23; at 70 Glen Street, branch established on 1999/04/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $605.8 mil, Deposits: $559.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Glen Cove-Downtown Branch at 17 Glen Street, branch established on 1892/01/01; Glen Cove-Forest Avenue Branch at 111 Forest Avenue, branch established on 1961/06/10. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Glen Cove Branch at 195c Forest Ave, branch established on 2008/09/25. 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: Glen Cove Branch at 44 Cedar Swamp Road, branch established on 1888/01/01. 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: Glen Cove Branch at 23 Glen Cove Avenue, branch established on 1955/03/28. 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.
  • Capital One, National Association: Glen Cove Branch at 115 Forest Avenue, branch established on 1888/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/01: Bank assets: $133,477.8 mil, Deposits: $97,063.7 mil, headquarters in Mclean, VA, positive income, 984 total offices, Holding Company: Capital One Financial Corporation
  • American Community Bank: at 300 Glen Street, branch established on 2000/01/10. Info updated 2009/07/01: Bank assets: $156.6 mil, Deposits: $129.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: American Community Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Glen Cove:

Marital status in Glen Cove, NY
  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 46.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

For population 25 years and over in Glen Cove:

  • High school or higher: 81.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.1
New York average:

13.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Glen Cove
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Glen Cove, NY (based on Nassau County data)

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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.
New York:

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

9.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
State:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Nassau County:

20.9%
New York:

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

22.2%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Glen Cove:

48.6%
New York:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Glen Cove:

45.6%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
New York:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Glen Cove:

21.3%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Glen Cove:

11.2%
State:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Glen Cove:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.0%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Glen Cove:

54.5%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Glen Cove:

78.0%
State:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Glen Cove, NY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 50$550,593$132,1420$0
Other and Unallocable 23$133,061$69,42334$28,449
Streets and Highways 22$98,013$53,4620$0
Solid Waste Management 21$104,680$59,8170$0
Parks and Recreation 16$86,820$65,11521$17,163
Welfare 13$55,003$50,77220$17,280
Financial Administration 11$58,973$64,3341$1,417
Other Government Administration 10$58,845$70,6148$6,982
Water Supply 7$32,811$56,2471$598
Police - Other 4$19,185$57,55537$27,112
Firefighters 4$24,122$72,3660$0
Health 3$15,706$62,82412$12,945
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$6,282
Totals for Government 184$1,237,812$80,727136$118,228

Glen Cove government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $4,183,000 ($152.11)
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,738,000 ($135.93)
    General - Other: $3,284,000 ($119.42)
    Water Utilities: $1,049,000 ($38.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $480,000 ($17.45)
    Health - Other: $299,000 ($10.87)
    Local Fire Protection: $255,000 ($9.27)
    General Public Buildings: $237,000 ($8.62)
    Solid Waste Management: $112,000 ($4.07)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($1.96)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $14,019,000 ($509.78)
    General - Other: $9,202,000 ($334.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,562,000 ($165.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,920,000 ($106.18)
    Regular Highways: $2,034,000 ($73.96)
    Water Utilities: $1,793,000 ($65.20)
    Financial Administration: $1,119,000 ($40.69)
    Central Staff Services: $962,000 ($34.98)
    Health - Other: $667,000 ($24.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $664,000 ($24.15)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $538,000 ($19.56)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $409,000 ($14.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $331,000 ($12.04)
    General Public Buildings: $184,000 ($6.69)
    Transit Utilities: $83,000 ($3.02)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $56,000 ($2.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $4,009,000 ($145.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $159,000 ($5.78)
    Police Protection: $88,000 ($3.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $78,000 ($2.84)
    Water Utilities: $51,000 ($1.85)
    Public Welfare - Other: $45,000 ($1.64)
    Housing and Community Development: $26,000 ($0.95)
    Health - Other: $17,000 ($0.62)
    Parks and Recreation: $14,000 ($0.51)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $5,000 ($0.18)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $18,760,000 ($682.18)

Glen Cove government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $1,534,000 ($55.78)
    Other: $1,344,000 ($48.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $68,000 ($2.47)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $4,666,000 ($169.67)
    Other: $12,000 ($0.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $1,395,000 ($50.73)
    General Local Government Support: $1,327,000 ($48.25)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,863,000 ($67.75)
    Fines and Forfeits: $556,000 ($20.22)
    Rents: $457,000 ($16.62)
    Donations From Private Sources: $79,000 ($2.87)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.07)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,458,000 ($125.75)
    Transit Utilities: $2,000 ($0.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,838,000 ($103.20)
    Other: $1,571,000 ($57.13)
    Highways: $393,000 ($14.29)
    Transit Utilities: $107,000 ($3.89)
  • Tax - Property: $29,805,000 ($1083.82)
    Other License: $1,244,000 ($45.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $924,000 ($33.60)
    Other: $230,000 ($8.36)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,000 ($0.15)

Glen Cove government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $43,289,000 ($1574.15)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,770,000 ($1337.09)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $15,150,000 ($550.91)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $15,150,000 ($550.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,519,000 ($237.05)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $23,056,000 ($838.40)
    Beginning: $18,165,000 ($660.55)

Glen Cove government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,668,000 ($60.65)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,291,000 ($228.76)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,698,000 ($570.84)

3.93% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($98,338 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.93%
New York average:

4.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($796 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.03%
New York average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Queens County, NY  1.43% ($88,518 average AGI)
from Suffolk County, NY  0.65% ($104,809)
from Kings County, NY  0.38% ($91,355)


4.59% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($89,444 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.59%
New York average:

5.85%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,106 average AGI)
Nassau County:

0.05%
New York average:

0.10%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Suffolk County, NY  0.99% ($97,425 average AGI)
to Queens County, NY  0.70% ($60,723)
to New York County, NY  0.39% ($157,218)
Businesses in Glen Cove, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2McDonald's1
AT&T2Nike2
Ace Hardware1Payless1
Baskin-Robbins2RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Rite Aid1
Burger King1Staples1
DHL1Starbucks2
Domino's Pizza1Stop & Shop1
Dunkin Donuts2Subaru1
FedEx5Taco Bell1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Jones New York1UPS4
Kincaid1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1YMCA2
MasterBrand Cabinets2

Strongest AM radio stations in Glen Cove:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • 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 Glen Cove:

  • WCWP (88.1 FM; BROOKVILLE, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND UNIVERSITY PUBLIC RADIO NETWORK)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Glen Cove:

  • 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.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • 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.)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, 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)
  • WLIW (Channel 21; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Glen Cove fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 33ft / 10.0mTotal length
  • $23,567,000Total costs
  • 73,230Total average daily traffic
  • 2,349Total average daily truck traffic
  • 38,155Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 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 ORIGINATED28$390,39398$337,133186$300,92514$247,57111$314,273
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$341,50014$290,78643$291,2092$26,5001$250,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$416,28624$376,375126$352,54818$117,7228$256,125
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$458,5009$293,44470$353,2862$159,0004$260,250
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$05$314,20020$396,6500$03$311,333

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 5170.00 , 5171.01, 5171.02, 5172.00, 5173.01, 5173.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$300,1820$00$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$268,0001$387,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$301,5002$392,0001$165,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$417,0000$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 5170.00 , 5171.01, 5171.02, 5172.00, 5173.01, 5173.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Glen Cove, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Glen Cove, NY - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
Most common first names in Glen Cove, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary32083.7 years
John27375.7 years
Joseph21576.6 years
Anna17185.4 years
William16975.8 years
Helen16782.0 years
Margaret14082.8 years
Rose13283.8 years
James12072.4 years
Charles11376.9 years
Most common last names in Glen Cove, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4277.6 years
Johnson3775.8 years
Miller3380.5 years
Capobianco3276.8 years
Stanco3074.2 years
Murphy2681.6 years
Grella2474.3 years
Martin2176.9 years
Brown2077.4 years
Famiglietti2072.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Glen Cove, NY
  • 58.6%Utility gas
  • 35.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 0.7%Other fuel
  • 0.6%Wood
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Glen Cove, NY
  • 70.2%Utility gas
  • 15.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 9.6%Electricity
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel


Glen Cove compared to New York state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

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  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: wholesale electronic markets and agents and brokers (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: extraction workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Southern Europe (population 500+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (population 5,000+)"
  • #50 (11560) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #71 (11560) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #85 (11560) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2012 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #96 (11560) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (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"
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