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New York Library Facts

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Library Score

New York has many libraries!

Libraries

1,068
55 per 1,000,000 people

State Size

New York is a very big state!

State Population

19,378,102

Library Programs Score

Popularity Score

People love visiting libraries!

Avid Reader Score

Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Librarian Score

Lots of librarians in New York!

Computers Available

19,424

Bookmobiles

10
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Books, Music, & Movies
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Books, CDs, and Videos Available

Number of Items
Source: Library Scout
Programs
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Library Programs Score

Library Programs

568
per library on average
Compared to 284 nationally

Children's Programs Score

Children's' Programs

240
per library on average
Compared to 160 nationally

Young Adult Programs Score

Young Adult Programs

61
per library on average
Compared to 28 nationally
Visitors
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Popularity Score

People love visiting libraries!

Library Visits per Visitors

10
per year
Compared to an average of 8 nationally

Avid Reader Score

Based on average annual library checkouts per visitor

Library Checkouts per Visitor

12
per year
Compared to an average of 13 nationally

Bookworm Score

Bookworms

55%
of the state have a library card compared to 53% nationally
Librarians
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Librarian Score

Lots of librarians in New York!

Librarians

12,618

Average Librarian Salary

$51,220
Funds
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Funding Score

New York libraries are well funded!

Libary Funding per Person

$72
Compared with an average of $39 per person nationally
Top Ranked Libraries
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#1 Fayetteville Free Library
#10 Nationally
300 Orchard Street
Fayetteville, New York 13066

#1 Middle Country Public Library
#10 Nationally
101 Eastwood Boulevard
Centereach, New York 11720

#3 Mastics-Moriches-Shirley Community Lib
#19 Nationally
407 William Floyd Parkway
Shirley, New York 11967

#4 Northport Public Library
#27 Nationally
151 Laurel Avenue
Northport, New York 11768

#4 Bethlehem Public Library
#27 Nationally
451 Delaware Avenue
Delmar, New York 12054

#6 Comsewogue Public Library
#36 Nationally
170 Terryville Road
Port Jefferson Stati, New York 11776

#7 Port Jefferson Free Library
#53 Nationally
100 Thompson Street
Port Jefferson, New York 11777

#8 Port Washington Public Library
#62 Nationally
1 Library Drive
Port Washington, New York 11050

#9 Center Moriches Free Public Library
#79 Nationally
235 Main Street
Center Moriches, New York 11934

#9 Patchogue-Medford Library
#79 Nationally
54-60 East Main Street
Patchogue, New York 11772

#9 Westhampton Free Library
#79 Nationally
7 Library Avenue
Westhampton Beach, New York 11978

#12 Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library
#87 Nationally
999 Old Country Road
Plainview, New York 11803

#12 Manlius Library
#87 Nationally
1 Arkie Albanese Avenue
Manlius, New York 13104

#12 Harborfields Public Library
#87 Nationally
31 Broadway
Greenlawn, New York 11740

#15 Half Hollow Hills Community Public Library
#96 Nationally
55 Vanderbilt Parkway
Dix Hills, New York 11746

#15 Sachem Public Library
#96 Nationally
150 Holbrook Road
Holbrook, New York 11741

#15 Huntington Public Library
#96 Nationally
338 Main Street
Huntington, New York 11743

#15 Rogers Memorial Library
#96 Nationally
91 Coopers Farm Road
Southampton, New York 11968

#19 Connetquot Public Library
#105 Nationally
760 Ocean Avenue
Bohemia, New York 11716

#20 Albany Public Library
#113 Nationally
161 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12210

#21 Saratoga Springs Public Library
#122 Nationally
49 Henry Street
Saratoga Springs, New York 12866

#22 South Huntington Public Library
#130 Nationally
145 Pidgeon Hill Road
Huntington Statio, New York 11746

#22 East Greenbush Community Library
#130 Nationally
10 Community Way
East Greenbush, New York 12061

#24 Syosset Public Library
#139 Nationally
225 South Oyster Bay Road
Syosset, New York 11791

#24 Sayville Library
#139 Nationally
88 Greene Avenue
Sayville, New York 11782

#24 Chappaqua Central School District Public Library
#139 Nationally
195 South Greeley Avenue
Chappaqua, New York 10514

#27 Jericho Public Library
#148 Nationally
1 Merry Lane
Jericho, New York 11753

#27 Rochester Public Library
#148 Nationally
115 South Avenue
Rochester, New York 14604

#29 Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library
#165 Nationally
1125 Broadway
Hewlett, New York 11557

#29 Smithtown Special Library District
#165 Nationally
148 Smithtown Boulevard
Nesconset, New York 11767

#29 Guilderland Public Library
#165 Nationally
2228 Western Avenue
Guilderland, New York 12084

#29 New York Public Library, The Branch Libraries
#165 Nationally
445 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10016

#33 Scarsdale Public Library
#173 Nationally
Post & Olmsted Roads
Scarsdale, New York 10583

#34 East Meadow Public Library
#199 Nationally
1886 Front Street
East Meadow, New York 11554

#34 Rockville Centre Public Library
#199 Nationally
221 North Village Avenue
Rockville Centre, New York 11570

#34 Bryant Library
#199 Nationally
2 Paper Mill Road
Roslyn, New York 11576

#37 Hauppauge Public Library
#208 Nationally
601 Veterans Memorial Highway
Hauppauge, New York 11788

#38 Emma S. Clark Memorial Library
#216 Nationally
120 Main Street
Setauket, New York 11733

#39 Massapequa Public Library
#234 Nationally
40 Harbor Lane
Massapequa Park, New York 11762

#39 White Plains Public Library
#234 Nationally
100 Martine Avenue
White Plains, New York 10601

#41 Manhasset Public Library
#242 Nationally
30 Onderdonk Avenue
Manhasset, New York 11030

#41 East Islip Public Library
#242 Nationally
381 East Main Street
East Islip, New York 11730

#43 Great Neck Library
#251 Nationally
159 Bayview Avenue
Great Neck, New York 11023

#43 Hampton Bays Public Library
#251 Nationally
52 Ponquogue Avenue
Hampton Bays, New York 11946

#43 West Islip Public Library
#251 Nationally
3 Higbie Lane
West Islip, New York 11795

#46 The Hampton Library In Bridgehampton
#277 Nationally
2478 Main Street
Bridgehampton, New York 11932

#46 East Hampton Library
#277 Nationally
159 Main Street
East Hampton, New York 11937

#48 Baldwin Public Library
#285 Nationally
2385 Grand Avenue
Baldwin, New York 11510

#48 Oceanside Library
#285 Nationally
30 Davison Avenue
Oceanside, New York 11572

#48 Commack Public Library District
#285 Nationally
18 Hauppauge Road
Commack, New York 11725

#48 Longwood Public Library
#285 Nationally
800 Middle Country Road
Middle Island, New York 11953