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ZIP Code 12015

Primary City:Athens, NY (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (7:52pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.29, -73.83
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12015

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12015. 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 12015. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12015, 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:
Athens, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12015 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12015 is located in east 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 12015 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12015 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,010
Population Density 225 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,641
Median Home Value $208,400
Land Area 13.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,291
Median Household Income $61,164

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8597849667577782991281431011118259483113
Female65809495636275851041411261361377376644133
Total1501771781911301191521672032692692372481551351127246

Gender

 Male 1,460 49%
 Female 1,550 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,870 95.3%
 Black Or African American 48 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.1%
 Asian 29 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 25 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8711422502291519722
Renter1544496357473412
Total2311519131328619813134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 636 49%
 Single Guardian 174 13%
 Singles 385 30%
 Singles With Roommate 96 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 944 73%
 Households with Kids 347 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1213162814221828151220191617222126141314
Female12151016191791421211521191817281815179
Total2428264433392742363335403535394944293023

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12015 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12015 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12015 real estate data, the median home value of $208,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12015. Rentals in 12015 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12015 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,002 99.7%
 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 8 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 672 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 298 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 321 20%
 Households Vacant 350 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Sale Only 26 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 217 62.0%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 24.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 86 40%
 2 Bedroom 45 21%
 3+ Bedroom 81 38%
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 $61,164 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12015 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12015 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 824 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 490 22%
 No Earnings 907 41%
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 824 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 490 22%
 No Earnings 907 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,059 90.5%
 Public transportation 5 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 78 6.7%
 Worked at Home 25 2.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 104 11%
 High School Graduate 465 51%
 Associate's degree 101 11%
 Bachelor's degree 121 13%
 Master's degree 97 11%
 Professional school degree 8 1%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 455 70.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 102 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 93 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12015

ZIP Code 12015 is in the Coxsackie-Athens Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12015.

Edward J Arthur Elementary School
51 3rd St
Athens, NY 12015
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Coxsackie-Athens Central School District

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