Quogue, New York

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Quogue, New York
Village of Quogue
Sunrise over the beaches of Quogue
Sunrise over the beaches of Quogue
Nickname(s): 
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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
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
CountySuffolk
Incorporated1928
Area
 • Total5.0 sq mi (12.9 km2)
 • Land4.2 sq mi (10.9 km2)
 • Water0.8 sq mi (2.0 km2)
Elevation
16 ft (5 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total967
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
1,001
 • Density190/sq mi (75/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
11959
Area code(s)631
FIPS code36-60422
GNIS feature ID0962113
Websitewww.villageofquogue.com

Quogue (/kwɒɡ/) is an incorporated village in Suffolk County, New York, United States, in the Town of Southampton, on the South Shore of Long Island. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 967,[2] down from 1,018 at the 2000 census. The area includes the Quogue Historic District.

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).[3]

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.[2]

The break outside the Quogue Beach Club is regarded as one of the best right hand breaks in the entire world, in both consistency and quality, in season.

Demographics[edit]

Quogue Historic District - Added to the State Register in December 2015 and National Register on February 2, 2016
Historical population
Census Pop.
1870137
188019441.6%
1930758
1940633−16.5%
1950625−1.3%
196069210.7%
197086525.0%
198096611.7%
1990898−7.0%
20001,01813.4%
2010967−5.0%
Est. 20161,001[1]3.5%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]
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[5] 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 people[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Quogue village, New York". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved 2012-12-21.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ Seager, Robert. Alfred Thayer Mahan: The Man and His Letters (Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1977).
  7. ^ Segal, Mark (October 29, 2015). "Roger Rosenblatt's Lifelong Literary Odyssey". The East Hampton Star.

External links[edit]

Media related to Quogue, New York at Wikimedia Commons

Preceded by
Hampton Bays
The Hamptons Succeeded by
Westhampton Beach