North Bellmore, New York

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North Bellmore
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
North Bellmore is located in New York
North Bellmore
North Bellmore
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°41′22″N 73°32′16″W / 40.68944°N 73.53778°W / 40.68944; -73.53778Coordinates: 40°41′22″N 73°32′16″W / 40.68944°N 73.53778°W / 40.68944; -73.53778
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
 • Total2.6 sq mi (7 km2)
 • Land2.6 sq mi (7 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
 • Total19,941
 • Density7,700/sq mi (3,000/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)

North Bellmore is a census-designated place (CDP) in Nassau County, New York, United States. The population was 19,941 at the 2010 census.

North Bellmore, along with Bellmore, are referred to collectively as "The Bellmores". Also, the part of the latter area south of Merrick Road (or possibly south of Sunrise Highway) is sometimes called "South Bellmore". Both serve as suburbs of New York City.


North Bellmore is located at 40°41′22″N 73°32′16″W / 40.68944°N 73.53778°W / 40.68944; -73.53778 (40.689490, −73.537910)GR1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.8 km2 (2.6 mi2), all land.


As of the census[1] of 2010, North Bellmore has 19,941 people, 6,365 households, and 5,407 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 7,696.6 per square mile (2,970.3/km2). There were 6,818 housing units at an average density of 2,542.9/sq mi (981.4/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 89.5% White, 2.6% African American, 0.1% Native American, 4.6% Asian, 0% Pacific Islander, 1.55% from other races, and 1.7% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.72% of the population.

Mepham High School

There were 6,555 households, out of which 39.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.9% were married couples living together, 10.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 18.7% were non-families. 16.2% of all households were made up of individuals, and 8.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.08 and the average family size was 3.46. Median value of owner-occupied housing units 2007-2011 was $451,900.

The age of the population varies with 29.1% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 23.6% from 45 to 64, and 14.3% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females, there were 94.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $101,933, and the median income for a family was $113,521. Males had a median income of $60,832 versus $32,106 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $38,314. About 1.6% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 2.6% of those under age 18 and 4.2% of those age 65 or over.

John F. Kennedy High School

North Bellmore is served by the North Bellmore Fire Department.


  1. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.