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

Suffolk County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2000 census, the population was 1,419,369. It was named for the county of Suffolk in England, from which its earliest settlers came. The county seat is Riverhead, though many county offices are in Hauppauge on the west side of the county where most of the population lives. There are also offices in Smithtown, for the legislature, Yaphank, and Farmingville. Suffolk and Nassau counties together are generally referred to as "Long Island" by area residents — as distinct from the New York City boroughs of Queens (Queens County) and Brooklyn (Kings County), which geographically make up the island's western end. Suffolk County is the easternmost county in New York State and the New York Metropolitan Area. (from wikipedia)

General Information
New York State$231,972 Average House Value (as of 2000)
1,413,291 Population (as of 2000)$64,724 Average House Income (as of 2000)
1,418,171 Population (current)904.7 Square Miles of Land
2.3 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)7.5 Square Miles of Water

Business Information
44,942 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,519,021,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
520,235 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$19,512,970,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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