Oceanside, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 32,733
Males: 15,836 (48.4%), Females: 16,897 (51.6%)

Nassau County

Zip code: 11572

Median resident age: 40.2 years
Median household income: $75,719 (year 2000)
Median house value: $241,400 (year 2000)

Races in Oceanside:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.0%)
  • Hispanic (5.9%)
  • Other race (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)
  • Black (0.6%)
  • Chinese (0.5%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (29.0%), Irish (17.9%), German (13.2%), Russian (7.4%), Polish (7.4%), United States (6.5%).

Land area: 5.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Oceanside

  • High school or higher: 90.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 36.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oceanside CDP

  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 65.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

10.6% Foreign born (5.3% Europe, 3.4% Latin America, 1.6% Asia).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Oceanside:

  • SOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (2445 OCEANSIDE RD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Oceanside:

  • MERCY MEDICAL CENTER (about 2 miles; ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY)
  • LONG BEACH MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 4 miles; LONG BEACH, NY)
  • ISLAND MEDICAL CENTER (about 5 miles; HEMPSTEAD, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Oceanside:

  • JOHN F KENNEDY INTL (about 9 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: JFK)
  • REPUBLIC (about 18 miles; FARMINGDALE, NY; ID: FRG)
  • LA GUARDIA (about 19 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: LGA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Oceanside:

  • SANDS POINT (about 15 miles; PORT WASHINGTON, NY; ID: 7N3)
  • FLUSHING (about 16 miles; NEW YORK/FLUSHING/, NY; ID: FLU)
  • EVERS (about 18 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: 6N6)
Amtrak stations near Oceanside:

  • 11 miles: KENNEDY AIRPORT NEW YORK (QUEENS, ) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.
  • 19 miles: LA GUARDIA AIRPORT (QUEENS, ) – Bus Station. Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar and vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand.

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Oceanside:

  • ROBERT J HOCHSTIM SCH OF RAD-SOUTH NASSAU COM HOSP (Full-time enrollment: 8; Location: 2445 OCEANSIDE RD; Private, not-for-profit)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oceanside:

  • NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 7 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; Full-time enrollment: 13,710)
  • ADELPHI UNIVERSITY (about 7 miles; GARDEN CITY, NY; FT enrollment: 4,074)
  • HOFSTRA UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; HEMPSTEAD, NY; FT enrollment: 10,842)
  • NEW YORK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY-OLD WESTBURY (about 11 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 4,459)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT OLD WESTBURY (about 11 miles; OLD WESTBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,594)
  • CUNY QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 12 miles; NEW YORK, NY; FT enrollment: 7,431)
  • ST JOHN’S UNIVERSITY-NEW YORK (about 13 miles; JAMAICA, NY; FT enrollment: 15,070)

Schools

Public high school in Oceanside:

  • OCEANSIDE SHS (Students: 1,958; Location: 3160 SKILLMAN AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Oceanside:

  • OCEANSIDE MS (Students: 1,030; Location: 186 ALICE AVE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • SCHOOL 8 (Students: 579; Location: 3252 FULTON AVE; Grades: 01 – 06)
  • SCHOOL 2 (Students: 553; Location: 2745 TERRELL AVE; Grades: 01 – 06)
  • SCHOOL 3 (Students: 538; Location: 2852 FORTESQUE AVE; Grades: 01 – 06)
  • SCHOOL 5 (Students: 471; Location: 2440 N OCEANSIDE RD; Grades: 01 – 06)
  • SCHOOL 6-KINDERGARTEN CTR (Students: 463; Location: 145 MERLE AVE; Grades: KG – KG)
  • BOARDMAN ES (Students: 414; Location: 170 BEATRICE AVE; Grades: 01 – 06)
  • SCHOOL 4 (Students: 363; Location: 3210 OCEANSIDE RD; Grades: 01 – 06)

Libraries

Library in Oceanside:

  • OCEANSIDE LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,609,709; Location: 30 DAVISON AVENUE; 164,916 books; 11,765 audio materials; 7,104 video materials; 374 serial subscriptions)