Valley Stream, New York

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Population in 2017: 37,935 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 18,592  (49.0%)
Females: 19,343  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

40.8 years
New York median age:

38.7 years

Zip codes: 11580.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $101,686 (it was $63,243 in 2000)
Valley Stream:

$101,686
NY:

$64,894

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $39,268 (it was $25,636 in 2000)

Valley Stream village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $409,827 (it was $202,600 in 2000)
Valley Stream:

$409,827
NY:

$314,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $440,478; detached houses: $408,854; townhouses or other attached units: $543,157; in 2-unit structures: $598,556; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $404,968; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $671,271

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,676.

March 2019 cost of living index in Valley Stream: 152.3 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.4%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.4% for Black residents, 7.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.0% for other race residents, 2.1% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Valley Stream, NY (2010)
    • 17,24146.0%White alone
    • 8,34422.2%Hispanic
    • 6,54417.4%Black alone
    • 4,23711.3%Asian alone
    • 6701.8%Two or more races
    • 4111.1%Other race alone
    • 570.2%American Indian alone
    • 70.02%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Valley Stream detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Valley Stream, New York as of February 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Valley Stream is 3,432 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Valley Stream, NY City Guides:

Ancestries: Italian (11.1%), Haitian (4.5%), American (4.5%), Jamaican (3.7%), Irish (2.6%), West Indian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.44 square miles.

Population density: 11,025 people per square mile   (high).

Valley Stream, New York map

13,642 residents are foreign born (23.3% Latin America, 5.3% Asia).

This village:

35.9%
New York:

22.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $9,484 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $8,769 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hempstead, NY (5.3 miles , pop. 56,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Queens, NY (7.0 miles , pop. 2,229,379).

Nearest cities:

South Valley Stream, NY (1.1 miles ),
North Valley Stream, NY (1.1 miles ),
North Lynbrook, NY (1.3 miles ),
Hewlett, NY (1.3 miles ),
Lynbrook, NY (1.3 miles ),
Malverne, NY (1.3 miles ),
Hewlett Bay Park, NY (1.4 miles ),
Woodmere, NY (1.5 miles )

Latitude: 40.66 N, Longitude: 73.70 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -8,750 (-23.0%)
Workers who live and work in this village: 1,533 (7.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Valley Stream, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Valley Stream, NY in 2017
Valley Stream satellite photo by USGS

Valley Stream tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $136,300
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $151,600
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $161,200
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $198,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $186,800
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $267,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $180,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $233,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $275,500
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $408,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $668,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2017: 3 buildings, average cost: $213,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Valley Stream, NY residents
Average permit cost in Valley Stream, NY
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
New York:

4.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Valley Stream, NY
Historical housing units in Valley Stream, NY

Population change in the 1990s: +2,446 (+7.2%).
Most common industries in Valley Stream, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.8%)
  • Educational services (9.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.9%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.7%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.7%)
  • Public administration (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (10.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.6%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Valley Stream, NY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (4.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)

Average climate in Valley Stream, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Valley Stream, 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 96.3. This is worse than average.

City:

96.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.274. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.274
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.7
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.390. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.390
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 25.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.2
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 7.9 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 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0125. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0125
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Valley Stream-area historical tornado activity is slightly above New York state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/7/1998, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 1.6 miles away from the Valley Stream village center injured 6 people and caused $1 million in damages.

On 9/18/1973, a category F2 tornado 10.7 miles away from the village center .

Earthquake activity:

Valley Stream-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 229.8 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 124.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 264.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 209.5 miles away from the city 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 123.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 223.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Nassau County (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).
Valley Stream topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Valley Stream:

  • FRANKLIN HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 900 FRANKLIN AVENUE)
  • ORZAC CENTER FOR EXTENDED CARE AND REHABILITATION (900 FRANKLIN AVENUE)
  • WEST NASSAU DIALYSIS CTR, INC (75 ROCKAWAY AVENUE)

Amtrak stations near Valley Stream:

  • 5 miles: KENNEDY AIRPORT NEW YORK (QUEENS, ) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 12 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.
  • 17 miles: NEW YORK (PENN STA) (NEW YORK, 7TH AVE. & W. 32ND ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

College/University in Valley Stream:

  • Business Informatics Center Inc (Full-time enrollment: 53; Location: 134 S Central Ave; Private, for-profit; Website: www.thecollegeforbusiness.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valley Stream:

  • Molloy College (about 5 miles; Rockville Centre, NY; Full-time enrollment: 3,962)
  • Adelphi University (about 5 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 7,312)
  • CUNY York College (about 6 miles; Jamaica, NY; FT enrollment: 6,312)
  • St John's University-New York (about 7 miles; Queens, NY; FT enrollment: 15,175)
  • Hofstra University (about 7 miles; Hempstead, NY; FT enrollment: 9,429)
  • CUNY Queensborough Community College (about 7 miles; Bayside, NY; FT enrollment: 11,931)
  • Nassau Community College (about 8 miles; Garden City, NY; FT enrollment: 18,552)

Public high schools in Valley Stream:

Private high schools in Valley Stream:

  • VALLEY STREAM CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 153, Location: 12 E FAIRVIEW AVE, Grades: KG-12)
  • MIDRESHET SHALHEVET-SHALHEVET HIGH SCHL FOR GIRLS (Students: 80, Location: 1000 ROSEDALE RD, Grades: 9-12, Girls only)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Valley Stream:

Private elementary/middle schools in Valley Stream:

See full list of schools located in Valley Stream

Library in Valley Stream:

  • HENRY WALDINGER MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,170,449; Location: 60 VERONA PLACE; 122,397 books; 428 e-books; 2,170 audio materials; 2,188 video materials; 18 local licensed databases; 14 state licensed databases; 3 other licensed databases; 185 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • South Nassau Communities Hospital not South Nassau Community Hospital

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Valley Stream: Gibson Station (A), Valley Stream Station (B), Henry Waldinger Memorial Library (C), Valley Stream Village Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Valley Stream include: Blessed Sacrament Church (A), Calvary Faith Tabernacle (B), First Church of Christ Scientist (C), Olivet Baptist Church (D), Bethlehem Assembly of God Church (E), B'nai Israel Jewish Association Center (F), Congregation Beth Sholom (G), Grace United Methodist Church (H), Holy Name of Mary Roman Catholic Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Valley Stream Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Valley Stream include: Firemens Memorial Field (1), Doxey Brook Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Game World of Green Acres Mall (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2055 Green Acres Mall).

Hotel: Baltic Linen CO (260 West Sunrise Highway).

Birthplace of: Everlast (musician) - Male singer-songwriter, Max Stern (composer) - Conductor, Adam Schefter - Sportswriter, Larry Miller (entertainer) - Film actor, Peter Barton (actor) - 80s Hearthrob, Stephen Boyd (American football) - Football player and coach, Jim Breuer - comedian.

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 village:

3.1 people
New York:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

78.3%
Whole state:

63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

4.8%
Whole state:

6.8%


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

People in group quarters in Valley Stream in 2010:

  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 12 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities

People in group quarters in Valley Stream in 2000:

  • 27 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in religious group quarters
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Valley Stream (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Rockaway Avenue Branch, South Valley Stream Branch, Green Acres West Branch, Valley Stream Branch, Central Avenue Branch, Valley Stream Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Capital One, National Association: Valley Stream Branch at 356 North Central Avenue, branch established on 1921/01/01; Valley Stream Green Acres at 5 Green Acres Road, branch established on 1979/09/28. 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
  • Astoria Federal Savings and Loan Association: Valley Stream Branch at 120 South Franklin Avenue, branch established on 1923/01/01; 1585 Dutch Broadway Branch at 1585 Dutch Broadway, branch established on 1924/01/01. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Valley Stream Branch at 275 Merrick Road, branch established on 2005/12/23. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • The Dime Svgs. Bank of Williamsburgh: Valley Stream Branch at 175 West Merrick Road, branch established on 2006/03/04. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $4,009.9 mil, Deposits: $2,426.7 mil, headquarters in Brooklyn, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices
  • HSBC Bank USA, National Association: Valley Stream Branch at 260 West Sunrise Highway, branch established on 1974/11/16. Info updated 2010/11/30: Bank assets: $206,009.7 mil, Deposits: $149,026.8 mil, headquarters in Mc Lean, VA, positive income, 474 total offices, Holding Company: Hsbc Holdings Plc
  • The First National Bank of Long Island: Valley Stream Branch at 127 East Merrick Road, branch established on 1995/02/13. Info updated 2006/07/13: Bank assets: $2,021.9 mil, Deposits: $1,503.5 mil, headquarters in Glen Head, NY, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: First Of Long Island Corporation, The
  • New York Community Bank: Valley Stream Branch at 75 North Central Avenue, branch established on 2004/03/11. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Valley Stream:

Marital status in Valley Stream, NY
  • Never married: 33.0%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

For population 25 years and over in Valley Stream:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 42.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
New York average:

13.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Valley Stream:

(Valley Stream, New York Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Valley Stream, 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.
State:

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

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

9.01 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

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

8.3%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.9%
New York:

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

22.2%
New York:

15.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Valley Stream:

52.1%
State:

49.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.1%
New York:

47.0%

Average BMI:
Valley Stream:

28.5
State:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Valley Stream:

19.3%
State:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Valley Stream:

11.2%
New York:

11.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Valley Stream:

34.3%
New York:

33.3%

General health condition:
Valley Stream:

57.9%
New York:

55.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
New York:

79.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Valley Stream, 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
Solid Waste Management 37$230,082$74,6210$0
Other and Unallocable 28$189,738$81,31629$46,748
Streets and Highways 25$166,882$80,10328$37,326
Parks and Recreation 25$154,810$74,30967$59,560
Other Government Administration 13$95,819$88,44813$16,902
Financial Administration 11$70,266$76,6541$1,395
Local Libraries 10$66,843$80,21217$21,580
Judicial and Legal 4$25,622$76,8664$5,683
Police - Other 1$6,421$77,05223$34,430
Health 1$7,584$91,0080$0
Firefighters 0$0 8$7,022
Totals for Government 155$1,014,067$78,508190$230,646

Valley Stream government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,062,000 ($28.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $647,000 ($17.06)
    General Public Buildings: $425,000 ($11.20)
    Parks and Recreation: $312,000 ($8.22)
    General - Other: $244,000 ($6.43)
    Local Fire Protection: $152,000 ($4.01)
    Sewerage: $101,000 ($2.66)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $13,119,000 ($345.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,466,000 ($117.73)
    Regular Highways: $3,892,000 ($102.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,594,000 ($94.74)
    Libraries: $1,314,000 ($34.64)
    General Public Buildings: $1,229,000 ($32.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,038,000 ($27.36)
    Central Staff Services: $964,000 ($25.41)
    Financial Administration: $904,000 ($23.83)
    Local Fire Protection: $857,000 ($22.59)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $818,000 ($21.56)
    Water Utilities: $387,000 ($10.20)
    Police Protection: $269,000 ($7.09)
    Parking Facilities: $175,000 ($4.61)
    Health - Other: $123,000 ($3.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,729,000 ($45.58)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $192,000 ($5.06)
    Libraries: $190,000 ($5.01)
    Regular Highways: $183,000 ($4.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $35,000 ($0.92)
    General Public Building: $4,000 ($0.11)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($0.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,445,000 ($407.14)

Valley Stream government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $593,000 ($15.63)
    Parking Facilities: $555,000 ($14.63)
    Other: $157,000 ($4.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $69,000 ($1.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $968,000 ($25.52)
    General Local Government Support: $104,000 ($2.74)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,970,000 ($51.93)
    Rents: $589,000 ($15.53)
    General Revenue - Other: $551,000 ($14.52)
    Interest Earnings: $20,000 ($0.53)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($0.13)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $598,000 ($15.76)
    Other: $529,000 ($13.94)
    Highways: $194,000 ($5.11)
  • Tax - Property: $26,839,000 ($707.50)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,368,000 ($36.06)
    Other License: $1,264,000 ($33.32)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $84,000 ($2.21)
    Other: $64,000 ($1.69)

Valley Stream government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,575,000 ($753.26)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,465,000 ($671.28)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,100,000 ($160.80)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,990,000 ($78.82)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $3,000,000 ($79.08)

Valley Stream government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $210,000 ($5.54)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,894,000 ($181.73)

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 Valley Stream, NY
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven4Kroger1
ALDO1La-Z-Boy1
AT&T2Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts1Lane Furniture1
Aeropostale1LensCrafters1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's2
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets8
Avenue1McDonald's2
Bakers1Men's Wearhouse1
Baskin-Robbins2Motherhood Maternity1
Bath & Body Works1New York & Co1
Blockbuster1Nike15
Burger King1Nissan1
CVS2Old Navy1
Casual Male XL1Papa John's Pizza1
Charlotte Russe1Payless1
Chevrolet1PetSmart1
Cinnabon 1Popeyes1
DHL2RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza1Raymour & Flanigan1
DressBarn1Red Lobster1
Dressbarn1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts3Sears2
Express1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx10Staples1
Finish Line1Subaru1
Foot Locker1Subway3
GNC1T.G.I. Driday's1
GameStop3Target1
H&M1The Room Place4
H&R Block2Toyota1
Home Depot1Toys"R"Us2
Honda1U-Haul2
Hyundai1UPS11
IHOP1Verizon Wireless2
Jimmy Jazz1Victoria's Secret1
Jones New York2Walmart1
Journeys1Wendy's1
Kohl's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Valley Stream:

  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WHLI (1100 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HEMPSTEAD, NY)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, 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.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WLIB (1190 AM; 30 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Valley Stream:

  • WLIR-FM (92.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, NY; Owner: JARAD BROADCASTING COMPANY INC.)
  • WKJY (98.3 FM; HEMPSTEAD, NY; Owner: LONG ISLAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • WNYC-FM (93.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WNYC RADIO)
  • WPAT-FM (93.1 FM; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WPAT LICENSING, INC.)
  • WQHT (97.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS LICENSE CORPORATION OF NEW YORK)
  • 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.)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WCBS-FM (101.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WNEW (102.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Valley Stream:

  • 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.)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, 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)
  • WLIG-LP (Channel 54; MINEOLA, NY; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • WPXU-LP (Channel 38; AMITYVILLE, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNXY-LP (Channel 26; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Valley Stream fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.2mTotal length
  • $33,805,000Total costs
  • 129,826Total average daily traffic
  • 4,564Total average daily truck traffic
  • 131,121Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Valley Stream)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Valley Stream, NY)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • 5TH PRECINCT, 1655 Dutch Broadway (Lat: 40.687472 Lon: -73.704361), Type: Mast, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQJZ730,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/02/2019, Expiration Date: 02/26/2029, Certifier: Thomas Golder, Registrant: Nassau County Police Department, 1194 Prospect Avenue, Westbury, NY 11590, Phone: (516) 573-8600, Email:
  • NY-LIS5335A, 153 Edgeworth St (Lat: 40.645194 Lon: -73.703694), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQLT599,
    Assigned Frequencies: 22075.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/21/2010, Expiration Date: 04/21/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • NY-LIS5022A, 181 South Franklin Avenue (Lat: 40.659556 Lon: -73.703806), Type: Bant, Structure height: 26 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQLT994,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17815.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2010, Expiration Date: 04/26/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • NY-LIS5027A, Arlington Avenue (Lat: 40.678889 Lon: -73.718389), Type: Pole, Structure height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WQLU367,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19675.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2010, Expiration Date: 04/27/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • NY-LIS5021A, 70 East Sunrise Highway (Lat: 40.658389 Lon: -73.697389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 22.6 m, Overall height: 25.6 m, Call Sign: WQLV669,
    Assigned Frequencies: 18015.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Nadja S Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • VALLEY STREAM, Franklin Hospital (Rptr 9077), Franklin Ave C/O Access Rd For Corona Ave. School (Lat: 40.679944 Lon: -73.685167), Type: Upole, Structure height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WRAW858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.281 MHz, 952.281 MHz, Grant Date: 03/28/2018, Expiration Date: 03/28/2028, Certifier: Patrick J Dempsey, Registrant: Long Island Power Authority, 175 East Old Country Rd., Hicksville, NY 11801, Phone: (917) 617-7952

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

114 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Valley Stream)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: LARES ALBERT J CHRISTEN EAGLE II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING AEIO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 56CE , Serial Number: LARES 0001, Year manufactured: 1991, Airworthiness Date: 03/20/1992, Certificate Issue Date: 11/02/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Christen Eagle LLC, 115 S Corona Ave Ste 2c, Valley Stream, NY 11580
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-23-250 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 999TL , Serial Number: 27-4119, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 12/19/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 08/17/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Global Consulting Holding Inc, 33 E Merrick Rd, Valley Stream, NY 11580
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/16/1999, Exported to: Mexico

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
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 ORIGINATED125$338,880102$264,961291$262,21228$95,9492$1,069,87516$220,9551$266,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$320,69015$239,42160$269,54412$13,2491$454,0001$7,0000$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED43$335,88042$305,236233$312,68929$71,6840$013$329,1971$250,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN27$362,31323$258,057160$322,2968$297,2500$010$248,5640$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$361,8718$245,96641$305,7815$202,6000$01$193,0000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 4103.00 , 4104.00, 4105.00, 4106.00, 4107.00, 4108.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 6 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$328,9778$399,524
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$327,9529$360,669
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$321,75010$387,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$387,0002$371,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$416,6203$379,000

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 4103.00 , 4104.00, 4105.00, 4106.00, 4107.00, 4108.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Valley Stream, NY
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Valley Stream, NY - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 34
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2
Fire incident types in Valley Stream, NY

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Valley Stream, NY
Most common first names in Valley Stream, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John57373.8 years
Joseph49973.8 years
Mary45679.9 years
William38874.8 years
Anna30382.2 years
Rose28581.1 years
Frank27875.9 years
Charles23075.7 years
George22475.1 years
Edward21772.7 years
Most common last names in Valley Stream, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cohen7076.6 years
Smith5476.7 years
Miller3873.4 years
Levine3577.4 years
Brown3476.2 years
Goldberg3476.4 years
Walsh3177.0 years
Schwartz2977.4 years
Johnson2876.3 years
Greenberg2878.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Valley Stream, NY
  • 66.8%Utility gas
  • 30.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Electricity
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Valley Stream, NY
  • 63.5%Utility gas
  • 27.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.2%Electricity
  • 3.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Valley Stream compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.

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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"
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  • #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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