Islip, New York, in Suffolk county, is 4 miles SE of Brentwood, New York (center to center) and 40 miles E of New York, New York. Part of the surrounding Nassau - Suffolk metro area, the town is not an isolated town. Islip is home to some 20,575 residents.
In Islip, about 56% of adults are married. At the risk of over-generalizing, you could say that Islip tends toward large families and full houses.
In 2000, Islip had a median family income of $72,361.
George W. Bush was the top money-getter ($21,375) among 2004 Presidential candidates in Islip. The Republican party stood out in its ability to raise compaign money in the town.
According to the 2000 census, 74% of the housing in Islip was owner-occupied.
In Islip, 87% of commuters drive to work.
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