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ZIP Code 12028

Primary City:Buskirk, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (6:59am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.94, -73.44
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12028. 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 12028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12028, 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:
Buskirk, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12028 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 12028 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 small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12028 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,172
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 488
Median Home Value $186,900
Land Area 22.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 445
Median Household Income $77,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male25394456232229433648445344302315137
Female263342402923294531465341493024171010
Total517286965245588867949794936047322317

Gender

 Male 594 51%
 Female 578 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,139 97.2%
 Black Or African American 13 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner127589199623611
Renter31313126841
Total44071103105704012

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 249 56%
 Single Guardian 80 18%
 Singles 97 22%
 Singles With Roommate 19 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 308 69%
 Households with Kids 137 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male639589561111611889101410137
Female546736510981077101195699
Total117151211151016201916181518201919162216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12028 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12028 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12028 real estate data, the median home value of $186,900 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 12028. Rentals in 12028 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,172 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 242 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 143 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 60 12%
 Households Vacant 43 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 2%
 For Sale Only 6 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 49%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 17 74%
 3+ Bedroom 6 26%
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 $77,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12028 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 12028 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 408 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 18%
 No Earnings 210 28%
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 408 54%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 138 18%
 No Earnings 210 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 474 94%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 31 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 12028 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 9 3%
 High School Graduate 198 55%
 Associate's degree 92 26%
 Bachelor's degree 25 7%
 Master's degree 30 8%
 Professional school degree 6 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 193 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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