Glen Cove, New York

city in Nassau County, New York

Glen Cove is a city in Nassau County, New York, United States. It is on the North Shore of Long Island. There were 26,964 people who lived there in 2010.

Glen Cove
City of Glen Cove
View of Long Island Sound to the north from Welwyn Preserve in Glen Cove
View of Long Island Sound to the north from Welwyn Preserve in Glen Cove
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
Location in Nassau County and the state of New York
Coordinates: 40°52′2″N 73°37′40″W / 40.86722°N 73.62778°W / 40.86722; -73.62778Coordinates: 40°52′2″N 73°37′40″W / 40.86722°N 73.62778°W / 40.86722; -73.62778
Country United States
State New York
CountyNassau
Incorporated1918[1]
Government
 • TypeMayor-Council
 • MayorTim Tenke (D)
 • Police chiefWilliam Whitton
Area
 • Total19.24 sq mi (49.84 km2)
 • Land6.66 sq mi (17.24 km2)
 • Water12.59 sq mi (32.61 km2)
Elevation
23 ft (7 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total26,964
 • Estimate 
(2019)[3]
27,166
 • Density4,108.34/sq mi (1,586.25/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (EST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
11542
Area code(s)516
FIPS code36-29113
GNIS feature ID0977339
Websitewww.glencove-li.us

ReferencesEdit

  1. DEVN.CO. "Glen Cove's 350th Anniversary Advisory Committee Launches New Web Site - City of Glen Cove". www.glencove-li.us. Retrieved April 2, 2018.
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 5, 2017.
  3. "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". census.gov. Retrieved May 31, 2020.