East Quogue, New York

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East Quogue, New York
Hamlet and census-designated place
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East Quogue is located in New York
East Quogue
East Quogue
Coordinates: 40°51′3″N 72°34′34″W / 40.85083°N 72.57611°W / 40.85083; -72.57611Coordinates: 40°51′3″N 72°34′34″W / 40.85083°N 72.57611°W / 40.85083; -72.57611
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
Area
 • Total 11.5 sq mi (29.9 km2)
 • Land 8.9 sq mi (23.0 km2)
 • Water 2.7 sq mi (7.0 km2)
Elevation 13 ft (4 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,757
 • Density 410/sq mi (160/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11942
Area code(s) 631
FIPS code 36-22832
GNIS feature ID 0949224

East Quogue, originally settled in 1673 as Fourth Neck, is a hamlet and census-designated place (CDP) in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population was 4,757 at the 2010 census.[1]

East Quogue is in the town of Southampton.

Geography[edit]

East Quogue is located at 40°51′3″N 72°34′34″W / 40.85083°N 72.57611°W / 40.85083; -72.57611 (40.850707, -72.576243).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 11.5 square miles (29.9 km2), of which 8.9 square miles (23.0 km2) is land and 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2), or 23.23%, is water.[1]

Beach at East Quogue

Demographics for the CDP[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 4,265 people, 1,660 households, and 1,133 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 414.2 per square mile (159.9/km²). There were 2,465 housing units at an average density of 239.4/sq mi (92.4/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 95.26% White, 0.70% African American, 0.07% Native American, 0.70% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.96% from other races, and 2.27% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.39% of the population.

There were 1,660 households out of which 31.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.0% were married couples living together, 7.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.7% were non-families. 24.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.57 and the average family size was 3.08.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 24.2% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 27.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 98.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.8 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $57,441, and the median income for a family was $67,734. Males had a median income of $50,652 versus $37,115 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $28,551. About 3.5% of families and 5.4% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.4% of those under age 18 and 2.2% of those age 65 or over.

Notable residents[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): East Quogue CDP, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved 2012-12-27. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Singer Laura Branigan dead at 47 - Entertainment - Music - TODAY.com". Today.msnbc.msn.com. 2004-08-31. Retrieved 2012-10-03. 

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