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ZIP Code 10996

Primary City:West Point, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Highlands
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (12:53am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.40, -73.97
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10996

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10996. 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 10996. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10996, 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:
West Point, NY
Unacceptable:
United States Military Acade, West Point Military Reservat

Stats and Demographics for the 10996 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10996 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 10996 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10996 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,756
Population Density 2,085 people per sq mi
Housing Units 841
Land Area 3.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 627
Median Household Income $98,555

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 21Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1881791211,1292,64173167129109814891210000
Female1921791362914605617213899724212952103
Total3803582571,4203,10112933926720815390212162103

Gender

 Male 4,887 72%
 Female 1,869 28%
Gender

Race

 White 5,428 80.3%
 Black Or African American 459 6.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.4%
 Asian 317 4.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 173 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 339 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner02000001
Renter1421225012819100
Total1421425012819101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 568 90.6%
 Single Guardian 44 7.0%
 Singles 13 2.1%
 Singles With Roommate 2 0.3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 109 17%
 Households with Kids 518 83%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4242284037392543352424311428251730288769899
Female404740343947304023322127292723221871157172
Total82896874768655835856455843554839483599261,071

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10996 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 10996 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Rentals in 10996 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10996 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,411 35.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 30 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 4,315 63.9%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0.0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3 0.4%
 Renter Occupied Households 624 74.2%
 Households Vacant 214 25.4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 212 99%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0.0%
 1 Bedroom 5 0.7%
 2 Bedroom 79 11.7%
 3+ Bedroom 591 87.6%
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 $98,555 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10996 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

ZIP 10996 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 10996 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. A higher percentage of people in 10996 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 10996 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,221 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,547 26%
 No Earnings 1,131 19%
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 3,221 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,547 26%
 No Earnings 1,131 19%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 872 21.8%
 Public transportation 47 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,550 38.7%
 Worked at Home 1,530 38.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 10996 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 15 2%
 High School Graduate 259 31%
 Associate's degree 59 7%
 Bachelor's degree 114 14%
 Master's degree 249 30%
 Professional school degree 56 7%
 Doctorate degree 80 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 767 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 100 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 72 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10996

ZIP Code 10996 is in the Virginia/New York School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10996.

West Point Elementary School
Bldg 705a Barry Rd
West Point, NY 10996
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Virginia/New York School District
West Point Middle School
705 Barry Rd
West Point, NY 10996
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Virginia/New York School District

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