East Rockaway Information

East Rockaway Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of East Rockaway, NY

General East Rockaway Information

State: New York

County: Nassau County

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East Rockaway Population (census data)
Total 10,031 (-3.2% since 2000)
Male 4,759 (47.4%)
Female 5,272 (52.6%)

Population Density: 9,813 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 154.3 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 1.02 square miles

Median Household Income: $74,676

Zip Codes: 11518.

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East Rockaway Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.4%)
  • Hispanic (5.8%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (27.6%)
  • Irish (25.7%)
  • German (12.7%)
  • Russian (6.2%)
  • Polish (5.9%)
  • United States (5.2%)
Foriegn Born: 1,087 people (10.8%)
  • Latin America (44.1%)
  • Europe (36.3%)
  • Asia (19.6%)

Local East Rockaway Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: New York Yankees, New York Mets
NFL Football: New York Giants, New York Jets
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks
NHL Hockey: New York Islanders, New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils

East Rockaway School Information

High Schools
East Rockaway Junior-Senior High School (443 Ocean Avenue, East Rockaway, NY, 11518 - East Rockaway Union Free School District District)
Elementary Schools
Centre Avenue Elementary School (55 Centre Avenue, East Rockaway, NY, 11518 - East Rockaway Union Free School District District)
Rhame Avenue Elementary School (100 Rhame Avenue, East Rockaway, NY, 11518 - East Rockaway Union Free School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Waverly Park School (320 Waverly Avenue, East Rockaway, NY, 11518 - Lynbrook Union Free School District District)

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