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Welcome to Massapequa Park ...

The village of Massapequa Park is located in Nassau County<1>.

The location of Massapequa Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Massapequa Park has a population of 17,142 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Massapequa Park.

Massapequa Park is near sea level<4>.

Time Zone: Massapequa Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Websites for Massapequa Park ...

Official Website: www.ci.massapequa-park.ny.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Massapequa Park had an population of 17,142 people. This is an increase of 0.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.04% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Massapequa Park had a population of 17,008 people. This makes Massapequa Park the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Massapequa Park represents 0.09% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 145th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 17,008 people, the population of Massapequa Park decreased 2.81% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 17,499 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Massapequa Park.

Communities near Massapequa Park ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Massapequa Park.

  • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Massapequa Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 764,055 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
  • Islip [Suffolk County]
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    • Islip [Suffolk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Massapequa Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 328,812 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islip have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Islip
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Massapequa Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 296,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oyster Bay
  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Hempstead
    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Massapequa Park
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 230,379 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Huntington [Suffolk County]
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      • Huntington [Suffolk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 200,102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Smithtown [Suffolk County]
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      • Smithtown [Suffolk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 115,844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithtown
    • Hempstead [Nassau County]
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      • Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,749 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hempstead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hempstead<6>
    • Freeport [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Freeport
      • Freeport [Nassau County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,705 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Freeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Freeport<6>
    • Valley Stream [Nassau County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Valley Stream
      • Valley Stream [Nassau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Stream
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Stream<6>
    • Long Beach [Nassau County]
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      • Long Beach [Nassau County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Massapequa Park
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,303 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Long Beach<6>

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 Massapequa Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Massapequa Park.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Massapequa Park. 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 Massapequa Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Massapequa Park. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Massapequa Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Massapequa Park ...

Looking for more information about Massapequa Park? 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 Massapequa Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Massapequa Park.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of New York

About Nassau County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Massapequa Park: www.ci.massapequa-park.ny.us/

The official website for Nassau County: www.nassaucountyny.gov/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Nassau, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Massapequa Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Massapequa Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Massapequa Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Massapequa Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Massapequa ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Massapequa Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6816, Longitude: -73.4496       In this case, the coordinates for Massapequa Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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