Riverhead Information

Riverhead Information

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

General Riverhead Information

State: New York

County: Suffolk County

Close cities: Riverside, NY, Flanders, NY, East Quogue, NY, Remsenburg, NY, Westhampton Beach, NY, Baiting Hollow, NY, Manorville, NY, Westhampton, NY, South-Jamesport, NY, Aquebogue, NY, Quogue, NY, Speonk, NY, Center Moriches, NY, Laurel, NY, Eastport, NY, East Moriches, NY, Northampton, NY, Northville, NY, Mattituck, NY, Calverton, NY, Jamesport, NY, Wading River, NY, West Hampton Dunes, NY, Hampton Bays, NY

Riverhead Population (census data)
Total 10,730
Male 5,108 (47.6%)
Female 5,622 (52.4%)

Population Density: 711 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 151.2 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 15.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $45,157

Zip Codes: 11901.

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Riverhead Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (64.1%)
  • Black (23.8%)
  • Hispanic (9.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Other race (2.1%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Polish (18.4%)
  • Irish (16.4%)
  • German (12.9%)
  • Italian (11.0%)
  • English (5.2%)
  • United States (3.5%)
Foriegn Born: 1,444 people (13.5%)
  • Europe (53.0%)
  • Latin America (35.8%)
  • Asia (11.2%)

Local Riverhead Sports Teams

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

Riverhead School Information

High Schools
Riverhead Senior High School (700 Harrison Avenue, Riverhead, NY, 11901 - Riverhead Central School District District)
Middle Schools
Riverhead Middle School (600 Harrison Avenue, Riverhead, NY, 11901 - Riverhead Central School District District)
Elementary Schools
Pulaski Street Elementary School (300 Pulaski Street, Riverhead, NY, 11901 - Riverhead Central School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Phillips Avenue School (141 Phillips Avenue, Riverhead, NY, 11901 - Riverhead Central School District District)
Roanoke Avenue School (549 Roanoke Avenue, Riverhead, NY, 11901 - Riverhead Central School District District)

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