Port Jefferson, New York

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Port Jefferson, New York
Village
Port Jefferson, New York is located in New York
Port Jefferson, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°56′46″N 73°3′44″W / 40.94611°N 73.06222°W / 40.94611; -73.06222Coordinates: 40°56′46″N 73°3′44″W / 40.94611°N 73.06222°W / 40.94611; -73.06222
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
Area
 • Total 3.1 sq mi (7.9 km2)
 • Land 3.0 sq mi (7.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 3 ft (1 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 7,837
 • Density 2,587.2/sq mi (998.9/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 11777
Area code(s) 631
FIPS code 36-59355
GNIS feature ID 0960968

The Incorporated Village of Port Jefferson is in the town of Brookhaven in Suffolk County, New York. It is on the North Shore of Long Island. As of the United States 2000 census, the 7,837 people lived there. The small town is home to several unique restaurants and shops, and has a growing tourism industry.