Eastchester (CDP), New York

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This article is about the Eastchester census-designated place, which is the Town of Eastchester outside the villages of Bronxville and Tuckahoe. For statistics on the entire town, including the villages, see Eastchester (town), New York.
Eastchester, New York
CDP
Fire headquarters
Fire headquarters
Location of Eastchester (CDP), New York
Location of Eastchester (CDP), New York
Coordinates: 40°57′30″N 73°48′31″W / 40.95833°N 73.80861°W / 40.95833; -73.80861Coordinates: 40°57′30″N 73°48′31″W / 40.95833°N 73.80861°W / 40.95833; -73.80861
Country United States
State New York
County Westchester
Area
 • Total 3.4 sq mi (8.9 km2)
 • Land 3.3 sq mi (8.7 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation 52 ft (16 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 19,554
 • Density 5,800/sq mi (2,200/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 10707, 10709
Area code(s) 914
FIPS code 36-21809
GNIS feature ID 0973324

Eastchester is a census-designated place (CDP) in Westchester County, New York, United States. The population was 19,554 at the 2010 census.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.5 square miles (9.1 km2), of which 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), or 2.90%, is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 18,564 people, 7,687 households, and 5,127 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 5,542.4 per square mile (2,139.6/km²). There were 7,919 housing units at an average density of 2,364.3/sq mi (912.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 90.22% White, 0.94% Black or African American, 0.06% Native American, 6.58% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.94% from other races, and 1.23% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.56% of the population.

There were 7,687 households out of which 28.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.1% were married couples living together, 8.4% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% were non-families. 30.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.41 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 22.2% under the age of 18, 4.7% from 18 to 24, 28.8% from 25 to 44, 24.8% from 45 to 64, and 19.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 86.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 82.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $75,117, and the median income for a family was $96,179. Males had a median income of $66,684 versus $49,117 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $42,067. About 2.5% of families and 3.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.4% of those under age 18 and 4.9% of those age 65 or over.

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