Shelter Island Information

Shelter Island Information

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

General Shelter Island Information

State: New York

County: Suffolk County

Close cities: New Suffolk, NY, Bridgehampton, NY, Cutchogue, NY, Southold, NY, Greenport, NY, North Haven, NY, Sag Harbor, NY, East Marion, NY, Orient, NY, Wainscott, NY, Watermill, NY, Dering Harbor, NY, Peconic, NY, Noyack, NY, North Sea, NY, Sagaponack, NY, Shelter Island Heights, NY

Shelter Island Population (census data)
Total 1,259
Male 614 (48.8%)
Female 645 (51.2%)

Population Density: 193 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 176.2 (US Avg is 100)

Shelter Island Elevation: 50 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.54 square miles

Median Household Income: $55,759

Zip Codes: 11964.

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Shelter Island Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (94.1%)
  • Two or more races (3.3%)
  • Hispanic (3.2%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Black (1.1%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (28.0%)
  • German (23.4%)
  • English (22.8%)
  • Italian (17.3%)
  • Norwegian (5.3%)
  • Polish (5.3%)
Foriegn Born: 127 people (10.1%)
  • Europe (55.8%)
  • Asia (24.4%)
  • Latin America (19.8%)

Local Shelter Island 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 Jersey Devils, New York Rangers

Shelter Island School Information

Other/Private Schools
Shelter Island School (33 North Ferry Road, Shelter Island, NY, 11964 - Shelter Island Union Free School District District)

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