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ZIP Code 12010

Primary City:Amsterdam, NY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:33am)
Coordinates:42.9, -74.2
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12010

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12010. 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 12010. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12010, 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:
Amsterdam, NY
Acceptable:
West Charlton
Unacceptable:
Perth, West Glenville

Stats and Demographics for the 12010 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12010 is located in east New York and covers a slightly higher 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 12010 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12010 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,937
Population Density 221 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,788
Median Home Value $110,500
Land Area 130.71 sq mi
Water Area 2.72 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,069
Median Household Income $44,256

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9279298989348879077607968731,0251,0281,057930555374331349329
Female8438609229368799327758389531,0661,1071,058887640520533563736
Total1,7701,7891,8201,8701,7661,8391,5351,6341,8262,0912,1352,1151,8171,1958948649121,065

Gender

 Male 13,889 48%
 Female 15,048 52%
Gender

Race

 White 24,930 86.2%
 Black Or African American 785 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 0.4%
 Asian 233 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 2,108 7.3%
 Two Or More Races 758 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner605821,0761,6791,8041,008892429
Renter449987815771642349311215
Total5091,5691,8912,4502,4461,3571,203644

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,909 41%
 Single Guardian 2,519 21%
 Singles 3,815 32%
 Singles With Roommate 826 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,579 71%
 Households with Kids 3,490 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191181199161180183191196179168178181174197199198209158170180
Female174185147151167154158187194184185200188165195196213164168139
Total365366346312347337349383373352363381362362394394422322338319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12010 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12010 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12010 real estate data, the median home value of $110,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12010 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12010 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12010 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,428 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 374 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 130 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,240 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,290 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,539 33%
 Households Vacant 1,719 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 402 23.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 0.8%
 For Sale Only 171 9.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 5.8%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,000 58.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 52 1%
 1 Bedroom 676 15%
 2 Bedroom 1,557 35%
 3+ Bedroom 2,174 49%
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 $44,256 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12010 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12010 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,617 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,011 26%
 No Earnings 8,767 37%
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 8,617 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,011 26%
 No Earnings 8,767 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,135 91.5%
 Public transportation 140 1.2%
 Taxicab 129 1.1%
 Motorcycle 3 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 439 3.6%
 Worked at Home 319 2.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 1,652 17.2%
 High School Graduate 5,066 52.6%
 Associate's degree 1,236 12.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,213 12.6%
 Master's degree 321 3.3%
 Professional school degree 99 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 42 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,230 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 405 7.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 524 10.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12010

ZIP Code 12010 is in the Broadalbin-Perth Central School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12010.

Broadalbin-Perth Middle School
1870 County Hwy 107
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Broadalbin-Perth Central School District
Broadalbin-Perth Intermediate School
1870 County Hwy 107
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Broadalbin-Perth Central School District
Wilbur H Lynch Literacy Academy
55 Brandt Place
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Amsterdam City School District
Marie Curie Institute of Engineering and Communica
9 Brice St
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amsterdam City School District
Raphael J Mcnulty Academy for Intern Studies & Lit
60 Brandt Place
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amsterdam City School District
William B Tecler Arts in Education
210 Northern Blvd
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amsterdam City School District
William H Barkley Microsociety
66 Destefano St
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Amsterdam City School District
Amsterdam High School
140 Saratoga Ave
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Amsterdam City School District

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