East Rockaway is a city located in New York. With a 2020 population of 9,860, it is the 91st largest city in New York and the 3124th largest city in the United States. East Rockaway is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 0.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,818 in 2010. East Rockaway reached it's highest population of 11,795 in 1970. Spanning over 1 miles, East Rockaway has a population density of 9,685 people per square mile.
The average household income in East Rockaway is $127,724 with a poverty rate of 4.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,835 per month, and the median house value is $453,100. The median age in East Rockaway is 42.8 years, 36.9 years for males, and 47.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.1 males.