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Welcome to Oyster Bay ...
The Town of Oyster Bay is located in Nassau County<1>.
The location of Oyster Bay has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Oyster Bay has a population of 297,912 people<3> (see below for details).
Oyster Bay is 180 feet [55 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Oyster Bay lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Oyster Bay had an population of 297,912 people. This is an increase of 1.6% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.36% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Oyster Bay had a population of 293,214 people (or 21.89% of the total population of Nassau County). This makes Oyster Bay the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Oyster Bay represents 1.51% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 293,214 people, the population of Oyster Bay has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 293,925 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Oyster Bay.
Communities near Oyster Bay ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oyster Bay.
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 Oyster Bay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oyster Bay.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Oyster Bay. 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 Oyster Bay.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Oyster Bay. See our Newspapers Page for Oyster Bay.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oyster Bay ...
Looking for more information about Oyster Bay? 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.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Oyster Bay, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Oyster Bay.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oyster Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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/updated: 04 Jun 2023