Riverhead , Suffolk County, New York

Riverhead: Town in New York

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Riverhead is a city located in the county of Suffolk in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 33,506 and a population density of 166 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 33,469 inhabitants.

Riverhead has a total area of 77.71 square miles (201.27 km2).

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Riverhead, NY Quick Facts

Population : 33,469 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York
County : Suffolk County
Postal code : 11901
Phone Area Codes : 631
Area : 201.27 km2
Altitude : 13 feet / 4 meters
Capital city : Riverhead is capital of Suffolk County
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:29:06 (21st April 2021)
Density : 166 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -0.11% (2010-2019)

Population by years

According to census records, the population of Riverhead decreased by 0.11% in 9 years.

Year Population Method
2010 33,506 census
2011 33,725 estimation process
2012 33,696 estimation process
2013 33,771 estimation process
2014 33,694 estimation process
2015 33,674 estimation process
2016 33,609 estimation process
2017 33,530 estimation process
2018 33,510 estimation process
2019 33,469 estimation process

Riverhead, NY zip code is 11901. County name: Suffolk, County fips: 36103

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People born in Riverhead, NY (9)

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College & universities near Riverhead, NY

Code Name City ZIP
486877 Eastern Suffolk BOCES Riverhead (NY) 11901-2763

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Riverhead, NY

Code Name Address Type
NHV Union Station 50 Union Avenue RAIL
OSB Old Saybrook station 455 Boston Post Road RAIL
BRP Bridgeport 525 Water St. RAIL
WFD Wallingford station 37 Hall Avenue RAIL
NLC New London Union Station 27 Water Street RAIL

Other cities in Suffolk County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Suffolk County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Brookhaven 480,763 Town in Suffolk County, New York, United States
Islip 329,610 Town in New York, United States
Huntington 200,503 Town in Suffolk County, New York, United States
Smithtown 116,022 Census-designated place in Suffolk County, New York
Lindenhurst 26,801 Village in Suffolk County, New York, United States
Southold 22,170 Town in New York
Patchogue 12,321 Village in Suffolk County, New York
Babylon 11,992 Capital city of Babylonia and an archaeological site in modern-day Iraq
Lake Grove 11,056 Village in Suffolk County, New York
Amityville 9,399 Village in New York
Port Jefferson 8,145 Incorporated village in the Town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County, New York
Northport 7,273 Human settlement in Huntington, New York, United States of America
Tuckahoe 6,549 Village in Westchester County, New York
Deerfield 4,069 Town in New York, United States
Lloyd Harbor 3,658 Village in Suffolk County, New York, USA
Islandia 3,309 Village in Suffolk County, New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Riverhead, NY distances to biggest New York cities

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