Quogue, New York

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Quogue, New York
Village
Village of Quogue
Sunrise over the beaches of Quogue
Sunrise over the beaches of Quogue
Quogue-map.gif
Quogue is located in New York
Quogue
Quogue
Coordinates: 40°49′22″N 72°36′5″W / 40.82278°N 72.60139°W / 40.82278; -72.60139Coordinates: 40°49′22″N 72°36′5″W / 40.82278°N 72.60139°W / 40.82278; -72.60139
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
Area
 • Total 5.0 sq mi (12.9 km2)
 • Land 4.2 sq mi (10.9 km2)
 • Water 0.8 sq mi (2.0 km2)
Elevation 16 ft (5 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 967
 • Density 190/sq mi (75/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11959
Area code(s) 631
FIPS code 36-60422
GNIS feature ID 0962113
Website www.villageofquogue.com

Quogue (/ˈkwɒɡ/ KWOG) is an incorporated village in the Town of Southampton, Suffolk County, New York, on the South Shore of Long Island. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 967,[1] down from 1,018 at the 2000 census.

Geography[edit]

Quogue is located at 40°49′22″N 72°36′5″W / 40.82278°N 72.60139°W / 40.82278; -72.60139 (40.822723, -72.601319).[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 5.0 square miles (12.9 km2), of which 4.2 square miles (10.9 km2) is land and 0.77 square miles (2.0 km2), or 15.57%, is water.[1]

Demographics[edit]

George Bradford Brainerd. Church, Quogue, Long Island, ca. 1872-1887. Brooklyn Museum

The following demographic information applies to the permanent residents of Quogue and not to summer residents:

As of the census[3] of 2010, there were 967 people and 424 households residing in the village. The population density was 191.2 people per square mile (73.8/km²). There were 1,623 housing units. The racial makeup of the village was 888 persons that were White, 17 that were African American, 2 that were Native American, 10 that were Asian, 19 that were other races, and 31 from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 6.38% of the population.

There were 424 households out of which 164 had children under the age of 18 living with them. 30.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.23 and the average family size was 2.75.

In the village the population was spread out with 164 under the age of 18, 34 from 18 to 24, 227 from 25 to 44, 293 from 45 to 64, and 238 who were 65 years of age or older.

Notable residents[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Quogue village, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved 2012-12-21. 
  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. ^ Seager, Robert. Alfred Thayer Mahan: The Man and His Letters (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1977).