Suffolk County, NY

Population 1,499,273

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 10.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 55.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 34.5%

Registered Offenders

71.98% Lower than national avg.
  • 667 offenders in Suffolk County
  • 4.45 offenders/10,000 residents

Property Report

Median List Price $399,993
  • Median Sales Price: $360,000

Environmental Hazards

785 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 12
  • Registered Polluters: 100
  • Superfunds: 161
  • Tanks & Spills: 512

Unemployment

Moderate 4.1%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.4%
  • National unemployment average: 3.8%

Schools view all

345 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 345 K-12 public schools in Suffolk County, NY and 73 private schools. Homefacts rates Suffolk County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

667 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$399,993 compared to April 2017
Median Sales Price
$360,000 compared to April 2017

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.6%
  • Rented
    17.2%
  • Owned
    67.3%

1,217 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Suffolk County, NY issued 1,217 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,217 permits, 1184 were issued for single family homes and 33 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Suffolk County, NY issued 1,383 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,383 permits, 1030 were issued for single family homes and 353 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Building Permits By Year

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Environmental Hazards

785 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Suffolk County, NY
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Suffolk County, NY has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Suffolk County, NY is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.45 Average
    Suffolk County, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 29.64°
  • February 31.58°
  • March 39.25°
  • April 48.28°
  • May 57.17°
  • June 66.13°
  • July 73.45°
  • August 70.62°
  • September 64.33°
  • October 53.88°
  • November 43.83°
  • December 34.97°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Suffolk County, NY

Earthquakes
Suffolk County, NY has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Suffolk County, NY has a high risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Suffolk County, NY has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Suffolk County, NY has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Suffolk County, NY: $88,340

Unemployment

Unemployment in Suffolk County is 4.1%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.4% and 7.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 36.07%
White Collar - 63.93%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

Neighborhood Info

15 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

223 FCC Towers view all

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