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Great River is in Suffolk County, in the New York metro area.
The latitude of Great River is 40.721N. The longitude is -73.158W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 13 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,546.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Great River 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 11769 ZIP code.
16% of Great River residents report German ancestry, and 23% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Great River ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Great River was $35,509, compared with $21,587 nationally.
37% of Great River residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Great River include Southside Sportsmens Club District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Great River, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $816. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $2,212.
Suffolk County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Great River political report.
The average commute time for Great River workers is 41 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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