Port Jefferson Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Port Jefferson, NY

General Port Jefferson Information

State: New York

County: Suffolk County

Close cities: Lake Grove, NY, Centereach, NY, Sound Beach, NY, Head of the Harbor, NY, Miller Place, NY, Stony Brook, NY, Holtsville, NY, Farmingville, NY, Terryville, NY, Coram, NY, Islandia, NY, Village of the Branch, NY, Gordon Heights, NY, Nissequogue, NY, Selden, NY, Holbrook, NY, Belle Terre, NY, Setauket-East Setauket, NY, Port Jefferson Station, NY, Nesconset, NY, Mount Sinai, NY, Smithtown, NY, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY, Old Field, NY, Poquott, NY, Hauppauge, NY, Medford, NY, East-Setauket, NY, Ronkonkoma, NY

Port Jefferson Population (census data)
Total 7,740 (-0.7% since 2000)
Male 3,735 (48.3%)
Female 4,005 (51.7%)

Population Density: 2,555 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 156.8 (US Avg is 100)

Port Jefferson Elevation: 12 feet above sea level

Land Area: 3.03 square miles

Median Household Income: $83,231

Zip Codes: 11777.

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Port Jefferson Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (88.7%)
  • Hispanic (5.2%)
  • Black (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (1.2%)
  • Chinese (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (21.6%)
  • Irish (21.6%)
  • German (18.7%)
  • English (10.3%)
  • Polish (5.7%)
  • French (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 1,009 people (13.0%)
  • Europe (43.4%)
  • Asia (33.6%)
  • Latin America (23.0%)

Local Port Jefferson Sports Teams

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

Port Jefferson School Information

High Schools
Earl L Vandermeulen High School (350 Old Post Road, Port Jefferson, NY, 11777 - Port Jefferson Union Free School District District)
Middle Schools
Port Jefferson Middle School (350 Old Post Road, Port Jefferson, NY, 11777 - Port Jefferson Union Free School District District)
Elementary Schools
Port Jefferson Elementary School (500 Scraggy Hill Road, Port Jefferson, NY, 11777 - Port Jefferson Union Free School District District)

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