YOUNG ISRAEL SYNAGOGUES IN NEW HYDE PARK, NEW YORK:
Israel of New Hyde Park
264-15 77th Avenue
New Hyde Park, New York 11040
Rabbi Lawrence Teitelman, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rabbi Meir Bilitzky, Founding Rabbi & Rabbi Emeritus
President: David Mandel, email@example.com
Mikvah: barth.Lawrence@PMLMAIL.COM ,
Last update on: November 8, 2010
By: Shapiro, Ira Ira.Shapiro@omig.ny.gov
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The population of the Village of New Hyde Park was 9,523 at the 2000 census. Like its neighboring communities, it is primarily a commuter town with over 75% of the land used for single family residential, but also has warehouses and light manufacturing near the Long Island Rail Road station and a retail district along New York State Route 25 (Jericho Turnpike).
The place name New Hyde Park is also commonly used to refer to areas outside of the village of New Hyde Park, located within the larger New Hyde Park 11040 postal zone, as set forth below.
In 1715, Dongan's estate was sold to George Clark (who was Secretary of the Provence of New York). He named it Hyde Park in honor of his wife, Ann Hyde. Clark sold the property in 1783 and in the early 19th century is was parceled up and sold as farm land. Raising cattle was a chief agricultural enterprise from Dongan's time until the mid-19th century, when cattle farming in the expanding American West forced the farmers into other pursuits.
When a post office opened in 1871, the name was changed from Hyde Park to New Hyde Park to avoid confusion with the upstate Hyde Park.
The village was incorporated in
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.8 square miles (2.2 km2), all of it land.
The village of New Hyde Park
borders on the villages of
Stewart Manor and
Garden City. In addition, the village borders upon
Floral Park Centre and New Hyde Park (unincorporated
portions), both unincorporated areas of the
Town of North Hempstead.
There were 3,290 households out of which 32.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.0% were married couples living together, 10.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21.9% were non-families. 18.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.89 and the average family size was 3.31.
In the village the population was spread out with 22.1% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 28.5% from 25 to 44, 23.8% from 45 to 64, and 18.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 90.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.9 males.
The median income for a household
in the village was $61,585, and the median income for a
family was $72,384. Males had a median income of $50,066
versus $38,393 for females. The
per capita income for the village was $24,771. About
2.4% of families and 3.3% of the population were below
poverty line, including 1.9% of those under age 18
and 6.1% of those age 65 or over.
The Village of New Hyde Park, along with the aforementioned areas encompassing the New Hyde Park 11040 zip code located in Nassau County, are patrolled by the Nassau County Police Department.
The New Hyde Park Fire District, Garden City Park Water and Fire District, and Manhasset-Lakeville Fire District provide fire protection for various portions of the New Hyde Park 11040 postal zone located in Nassau County.