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ZIP Code 12020

Primary City:Ballston Spa, NY (View All Cities)
County: Saratoga County
Timezone: Eastern (1:36pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.0, -73.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12020

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12020. 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 12020. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12020, 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:
Ballston Spa, NY
Acceptable:
Malta
Unacceptable:
Ballston Center, East Line, Factory Village, Harmony Corners, Malta Ridge, Maltaville, Milton Center, Pioneer, Riley Cove, West Milton

Stats and Demographics for the 12020 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12020 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 12020 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12020 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,192
Population Density 415 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,130
Median Home Value $209,000
Land Area 75.20 sq mi
Water Area 3.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,295
Median Household Income $68,252

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9991,0611,1281,0588201,0169771,0581,2201,3551,2091,020843655392284203151
Female9359831,0059407089649951,1271,2521,4251,2101,016936707427373315425
Total1,9342,0442,1331,9981,5281,9801,9722,1852,4722,7802,4192,0361,7791,362819657518576

Gender

 Male 15,449 50%
 Female 15,743 50%
Gender

Race

 White 29,760 95.4%
 Black Or African American 362 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.2%
 Asian 312 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.0%
 Other Race 123 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 576 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner841,0731,9502,4271,9271,163569163
Renter246759529487347239202130
Total3301,8322,4792,9142,2741,402771293

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,631 54%
 Single Guardian 1,761 14%
 Singles 3,005 24%
 Singles With Roommate 898 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,087 66%
 Households with Kids 4,208 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male173223191222200231183203244227243210235213240236242173167140
Female180184178189196197186197207208188204200205206222219148145102
Total353407369411396428369400451435431414435418446458461321312242

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12020 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12020 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 12020 real estate data, the median home value of $209,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12020. Rentals in 12020 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12020 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,672 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 142 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 273 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 97 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,882 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,474 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,939 22%
 Households Vacant 835 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 238 28.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 3.6%
 For Sale Only 107 12.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 257 30.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 21.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 51 2%
 1 Bedroom 949 31%
 2 Bedroom 1,047 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,039 34%
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 $68,252 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12020 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 12020 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 12,291 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,640 26%
 No Earnings 6,210 25%
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 12,291 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,640 26%
 No Earnings 6,210 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,151 93.4%
 Public transportation 157 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 275 1.7%
 Worked at Home 611 3.8%
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 817 8%
 High School Graduate 4,781 47%
 Associate's degree 1,057 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,380 23%
 Master's degree 856 8%
 Professional school degree 172 2%
 Doctorate degree 165 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,300 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 533 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 310 5.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12020

ZIP Code 12020 is in the Ballston Spa Central School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12020.

Ballston Spa Middle School
210 Ballston Ave
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
Malta Avenue Elementary School
70 Malta Ave
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
Wood Road Elementary School
300 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
Milton Terrace South Elementary School
100 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
Milton Terrace North Elementary School
200 Wood Rd
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
Ballston Spa Senior High School
220 Ballston Ave
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ballston Spa Central School District
St Mary S School
40 Thompson St
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Malta Montessori
100 Saratoga Village Blvd
Malta, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Spa Christian School
206 Greenfield Ave
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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