Poquott, New York

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Poquott, New York
Incorporated Village of Poquott
U.S. Census Map
U.S. Census Map
Poquott, New York is located in New York
Poquott, New York
Poquott, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°57′9″N 73°5′4″W / 40.95250°N 73.08444°W / 40.95250; -73.08444Coordinates: 40°57′9″N 73°5′4″W / 40.95250°N 73.08444°W / 40.95250; -73.08444
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
 • Total 0.6 sq mi (1.5 km2)
 • Land 0.4 sq mi (1.1 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation 66 ft (20 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 953
 • Density 1,600/sq mi (640/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11733
Area code(s) 631
FIPS code 36-59157
GNIS feature ID 0960954
Website www.poquott.org

Poquott is a village in Suffolk County, New York, United States. The population was 953 at the 2010 census.[1] The village is located within the Town of Brookhaven, on the North Shore of Long Island, and is officially known as the Incorporated Village of Poquott.


Poquott is located at 40°57′9″N 73°5′4″W / 40.95250°N 73.08444°W / 40.95250; -73.08444 (40.952514, -73.084441).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.6 square miles (1.6 km2), of which 0.4 square miles (1.0 km2) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), or 27.12%, is water.


As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 975 people, 350 households, and 262 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,231.4 people per square mile (855.6/km²). There were 378 housing units at an average density of 865.1 per square mile (331.7/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 92.41% White, 2.46% African American, 4.10% Asian, 0.10% from other races, and 0.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.41% of the population.

There were 350 households out of which 41.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.4% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.1% were non-families. 16.9% of all households were made up of individuals and 4.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.79 and the average family size was 3.18.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 29.6% from 25 to 44, 28.7% from 45 to 64, and 8.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 97.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.3 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $99,309, and the median income for a family was $116,379. Males had a median income of $81,665 versus $50,208 for females. The per capita income for the village was $58,455. None of the families and 3.0% of the population were living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 4.7% of those over 64.


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