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Massapequa Park is a village in Nassau County, in the New York metro area.

The community was named after the Indian tribe.

The latitude of Massapequa Park is 40.680N. The longitude is -73.455W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 23 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 17,453.


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Median household income
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$79,403
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Massapequa Park demographic reports
Massapequa Park is on Great South Bay and Bar Harbor.
Developers targeted Irish-American families as home buyers, describing the region as "a bit of old Erin."
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Massapequa Park demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Nassau County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Nassau-Suffolk area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 11762 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

13% of Massapequa Park residents report German ancestry, and 25% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Massapequa Park ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Massapequa Park was $29,781, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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31% of Massapequa Park residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Massapequa Park, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $790.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,732.


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Libraries in Massapequa Park include Massapequa Public Library ... View libraries

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Nassau County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Massapequa Park political report.

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The average commute time for Massapequa Park workers is 37 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Massapequa Park between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Massapequa Park include Best Western.

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