South Floral Park, New York

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South Floral Park, New York
Village
Incorporated Village of South Floral Park
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South Floral Park, New York is located in New York
South Floral Park, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°42′47″N 73°42′2″W / 40.71306°N 73.70056°W / 40.71306; -73.70056Coordinates: 40°42′47″N 73°42′2″W / 40.71306°N 73.70056°W / 40.71306; -73.70056
Country United States
State New York
County Nassau
Area
 • Total 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Land 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 69 ft (21 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,764
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11001
Area code(s) 516
FIPS code 36-69023
GNIS feature ID 0965746
Website www.southfloralpark.org

South Floral Park is a village in Nassau County, New York, United States. United States. The population was 1,764 at the 2010 census.

The Incorporated Village of South Floral Park is inside the Town of Hempstead.

History[edit]

The Village of South Floral Park was incorporated in 1925. This was one of the earliest racially integrated villages on Long Island. Its current mayor is Mayor Geoffrey Prime.

Geography[edit]

South Floral Park is located at 40°42′47″N 73°42′2″W / 40.71306°N 73.70056°W / 40.71306; -73.70056 (40.713148, -73.700514).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,578 people, 456 households, and 383 families residing in the village. The population density was 15,776.3 people per square mile (6,092.7/km²). There were 462 housing units at an average density of 4,618.9 per square mile (1,783.8/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 22.18% White, 59.06% African American, 0.25% Native American, 3.80% Asian, 6.15% from other races, and 8.56% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 13.56% of the population.

There were 456 households out of which 35.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 54.8% were married couples living together, 22.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.0% were non-families. 12.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.46 and the average family size was 3.72.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.7% under the age of 18, 7.9% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 25.0% from 45 to 64, and 11.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 97.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 87.8 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $64,205, and the median income for a family was $68,000. Males had a median income of $36,250 versus $37,292 for females. The per capita income for the village was $21,091. About 0.8% of families and 2.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including none of those under age 18 and 6.3% of those age 65 or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.