11550 Zip Code

Preferred / Primary City

Hempstead, New York

Current Time

America/New York Time Zone

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Cities within the 11550 Zip Code

The US Post Office accepts mail for the 11550 zip code for the accepted cities below. Often the primary or preferred city may not be the city where the zip code is located, but the city for the 11550 zip code is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your letters or packages, ensure to include the preferred or acceptable cities. Sending mail not labeled to accepted cities, or cities in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays in delivery.

Preferred / Primary City

Hempstead, NY

Accepted Cities

S Hempstead, South Hempstead

11550 Zip Code Overview & Information

The 11550 zip code population is larger (61,901) than the country average (11,077). The median rental unit is priced at $1,584, while current homes retain a median home value of $362,100. The 11550 zip code has a median income of $76,430, with 16.7% of the population living at or below the poverty line.

You can use the information below to better understand the population, household, and financial statistics for the 11550 Zip Code if you are considering a move to the area, or just want to get a better overview of the Hempstead, NY area.

Zip Code Type



Nassau County



Population Density
Population Density

14,703 people per sq. mi.



Median Home Value
Median Home Value


Nedian Rent
Median Rent


Median Income
Median Income


% in Poverty


Land Area
Land Area

4.21 sq. mi.

Latitude and Longitude
Latitude & Longitude

40.7, -73.61

11550 Zip Code Demographics

The people living in the 11550 zip code are predominantly Latino / Hispanic, with a large percentage of Black / African American individuals. The largest age group are people in their 30s, while the number of middle aged adults (those in their 40s - 60s) make up 35% of the population. The highest education level in the 11550 zip code is primarily a High School Degree.

* The data displayed below is provided by the US Census Bureau

Estimated Population Over the Years

The chart below represents the population changes over the years between 2005 to 2020 in the 11550 Zip Code.

Age Groups


Male 30,055 48.6%
Female 31,846 51.4%


HS Graduate 75.13%
Bachelor's Degree 18.26%
Graduate Degree 6.61%


White 6,787 7.34%
Black / African American 24,229 26.19%
Native / Alaskan American 743 0.8%
Asian 1,344 1.45%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 38 0.04%
Latino / Hispanic 30,606 33.09%
Other 21,262 22.98%
Two or More Races 7,498 8.11%