Bay Shore, New York - Facts & Figures
Bay Shore is a nautical town located on Long Island, New York. Known as the heart of the South Shore and just 43 miles from New York City, Bay Shore provides its residents a small-town feel, without taking them too far away from big city life. Being right on the Great South Bay, the city offers many waterside amenities, but is constantly striving to add to its growing economic base. Employment is high in the town, business is expanding, and even the real estate market is considered healthy. Its residents are loyal to their hometown, with many families living there for many generations. Bay Shore is also considered the gateway to the Fire Island National Seashore. This beautifully preserved strip of land is 35 miles long and a just short trip across the bay by ferry.
- Population: 26,337
- Industries: production, transportation, finance, construction, extraction, material movement, farming, fishing
- Area Codes: 631
- ZIP Codes: 11706
- Surrounding Cities: Pine Aire, Brentwood, Brightwaters, Islip, Great South Bay