Uniondale, New York

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Uniondale, New York
A welcome sign to the hamlet on Oak Street in 2021.
A welcome sign to the hamlet on Oak Street in 2021.
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
Uniondale, New York is located in New York
Uniondale, New York
Uniondale, New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°42′11″N 73°35′28″W / 40.70306°N 73.59111°W / 40.70306; -73.59111Coordinates: 40°42′11″N 73°35′28″W / 40.70306°N 73.59111°W / 40.70306; -73.59111
Country United States
State New York
CountyTemplate:Country data Nassau County, New York
TownHempstead
Area
 • Total2.7 sq mi (6.9 km2)
 • Land2.7 sq mi (6.9 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
52 ft (16 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total24,759
Time zoneUTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP Codes
11500-11599
Area code(s)516
FIPS code36-76089
GNIS feature ID0968229

Uniondale is a census-designated place (CDP) and suburb in Nassau County, New York, United States, on Long Island, in the Town of Hempstead. The population was 24,759 at the 2010 United States Census.

In the 2010s, the nearby CDP of East Garden City became part of Uniondale in a controversial move.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Residents: Speed up hamlet's name change". Newsday. Retrieved 2021-06-13.
  2. Bolger, Timothy (2015-06-06). "Uniondale's Battle To Wipe 'East Garden City' Off The Map". LI Press. Retrieved 2021-06-13.