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ZIP Code 10579

Primary City:Putnam Valley, NY (View All Cities)
County: Putnam County
Timezone: Eastern (1:37pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.40, -73.83
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10579

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10579. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 10579. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10579, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Putnam Valley, NY
Unacceptable:
Adams Corners, Crofts Corners, Oscawana Lake, Tompkins Corners

Stats and Demographics for the 10579 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10579 is located in southeast New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 10579 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10579 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,675
Population Density 265 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,551
Median Home Value $377,200
Land Area 32.77 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,073
Median Household Income $102,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male235307368291207145175267371419380366320198129945638
Female205303317266181192181299376441379366246236132785952
Total44061068555738833735656674786075973256643426117211590

Gender

 Male 4,366 50%
 Female 4,309 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,021 92.5%
 Black Or African American 156 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 166 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 122 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 198 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner714556573968539815843
Renter850781034526176
Total1519564384273042417549

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,035 66%
 Single Guardian 372 12%
 Singles 520 17%
 Singles With Roommate 146 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,900 62%
 Households with Kids 1,173 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3557425358625169676274736099626270504738
Female3946383960645962585762717057716952353929
Total741038092118126110131125119136144130156133131122858667

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10579 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 10579 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 10579 real estate data, the median home value of $377,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 10579 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 10579 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10579 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,659 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,097 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 643 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 333 9%
 Households Vacant 478 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 25 5.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.6%
 For Sale Only 43 9.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 348 72.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 10.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 7 2%
 1 Bedroom 74 21%
 2 Bedroom 120 35%
 3+ Bedroom 146 42%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $102,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10579 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 10579 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 10579 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,127 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,905 27%
 No Earnings 2,121 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,127 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,905 27%
 No Earnings 2,121 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,845 88%
 Public transportation 281 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 93 2%
 Worked at Home 171 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 281 9%
 High School Graduate 1,360 44%
 Associate's degree 207 7%
 Bachelor's degree 765 25%
 Master's degree 348 11%
 Professional school degree 59 2%
 Doctorate degree 76 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,480 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 262 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 80 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10579

ZIP Code 10579 is in the Putnam Valley Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10579.

Putnam Valley Elementary School
171 Oscawana Lake Rd
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Putnam Valley Central School District
Putnam Valley Middle School
142 Peekskill Hollow Rd
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Putnam Valley Central School District
Putnam Valley High School
146 Peekskill Hollow Rd
Putnam Valley, NY 10579
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Putnam Valley Central School District

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