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Fishers Island is in Suffolk County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of Fishers Island is 41.256N. The longitude is -72.024W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 16 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 289.
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11% of Fishers Island residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fishers Island ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fishers Island was $31,652, compared with $21,587 nationally.
40% of Fishers Island residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fishers Island, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $558. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,438.
Libraries in Fishers Island include Fishers Island Library ... View libraries
Suffolk County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fishers Island political report.
The average commute time for Fishers Island workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
Fishers Island, NYPros: you are forced to drink yourself into a grave.
Cons: people are stuck up snobs and the beaches are LOADED with tons of rocks - WOST BEACHES EVER! - unless you have a pass or get thru the guards...
This is a good place to send your worst enemies and tell them that they'll have a blast!
General info: no fast food, movies, shopping nor mall! - total waste of money! It is the reason behind the saying why New Yorkers are the way they are...Blog about Fishers Island
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