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Great Neck, New York
Welcome to Great Neck ...
The location of Great Neck has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Great Neck has a population of 10,209 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Great Neck.
Great Neck is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Great Neck lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Websites for Great Neck ...
Official Website: www.greatneckvillage.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Great Neck had an population of 10,209 people. This is an increase of 2.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.04% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Great Neck had a population of 9,989 people. This makes Great Neck the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Great Neck represents 0.05% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 245th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 9,989 people, the population of Great Neck increased 4.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,538 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Great Neck.
Communities Also Named Great Neck ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Great Neck - they are located in Massachusetts (2) and North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Great Neck.
Communities near Great Neck ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Great Neck.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Great Neck. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Great Neck.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Great Neck. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Great Neck.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Great Neck. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Great Neck.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Great Neck ...
Looking for more information about Great Neck? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Great Neck, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Great Neck.
Adding Great Neck to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Great Neck in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Great Neck was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Great Neck on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Great Neck on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Great Neck: www.greatneckvillage.org/
The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022