Russell Gardens, New York

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Russell Gardens, New York
Incorporated Village of Russell Gardens
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York.
Russell Gardens, New York is located in New York
Russell Gardens, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°46′52″N 73°43′30″W / 40.78111°N 73.72500°W / 40.78111; -73.72500Coordinates: 40°46′52″N 73°43′30″W / 40.78111°N 73.72500°W / 40.78111; -73.72500
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
 • MayorMatthew Bloomfield
 • Total0.17 sq mi (0.45 km2)
 • Land0.17 sq mi (0.45 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
131 ft (40 m)
 • Total945
 • Estimate 
 • Density5,436.78/sq mi (2,103.67/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s)516
FIPS code36-64232
GNIS feature ID0963113

Russell Gardens is a village and a part of the Great Neck peninsula in Nassau County, New York in the United States. The population was 945 at the 2010 census.

The Incorporated Village of Russell Gardens is in the Town of North Hempstead. It is on the Great Neck Peninsula on the North Shore of Long Island.


U.S. Census Map

Russell Gardens is located at 40°46′52″N 73°43′30″W / 40.78111°N 73.72500°W / 40.78111; -73.72500 (40.781063, -73.724996).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land.


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2019946[2]0.1%
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

As of the census[5] of 2000, there were 1,074 people, 400 households, and 296 families residing in the village. The population density was 5,865.0 people per square mile (2,303.7/km2). There were 409 housing units at an average density of 2,233.5 per square mile (877.3/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 85.94% White, 0.56% African American, 0.09% Native American, 10.61% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 1.02% from other races, and 1.68% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 5.03% of the population.

There were 400 households, out of which 39.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.5% were married couples living together, 4.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.0% were non-families. 24.3% of all households were made up of individuals, and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.66 and the average family size was 3.19.

In the village, the population was spread out, with 26.7% under the age of 18, 3.9% from 18 to 24, 25.1% from 25 to 44, 27.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.8% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females, there were 102.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.0 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $108,427, and the median income for a family was $142,636. Males had a median income of $100,000 versus $56,250 for females. The per capita income for the village was $58,680. About 2.4% of families and 3.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.0% of those under age 18 and 13.0% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 27, 2020.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". United States Census Bureau. May 24, 2020. Retrieved May 27, 2020.
  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". Retrieved June 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.