Send us your Fort Salonga photos:
Fort Salonga is in Suffolk County, in the New York metro area.
The community was named after Fort Slongo, which was named after a British engineer.
The latitude of Fort Salonga is 40.912N. The longitude is -73.301W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 33 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 9,634.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fort Salonga demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Suffolk 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 11754 ZIP code.
15% of Fort Salonga residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fort Salonga ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fort Salonga was $41,933, compared with $21,587 nationally.
51% of Fort Salonga residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fort Salonga, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,172. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,169.
Newspapers in Fort Salonga include Times of Northport
Suffolk County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fort Salonga political report.
The average commute time for Fort Salonga workers is 36 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Fort Salonga:
Send us your corrections and additions