Careers, Jobs and Education Resources for: Nassau County, New York

Nassau County is a suburban county in the New York Metropolitan Area east of New York City in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2000 census, the population was 1,334,544. The name of the county comes from an old name for Long Island, which was at one time named Nassau, after William of Nassau, Prince of Orange (who later became King William III of England.) The county colors, orange and blue, are also the colors of the House of Orange. Nassau County's county seat is located in the Village of Garden City however it is within the Mineola, New York 11501 Zip Code. Therefore, the county seat is commonly referred to as being in Mineola. Nassau and Suffolk counties together are generally referred to as "Long Island" by area residents — as distinct from the New York City boroughs of Queens... (from wikipedia)

General Information
New York State$333,256 Average House Value (as of 2000)
1,345,446 Population (as of 2000)$79,666 Average House Income (as of 2000)
1,281,992 Population (current)293.5 Square Miles of Land
2.3 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)2.5 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
48,146 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$5,430,557,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
568,661 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$22,773,201,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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