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ZIP Code 12042

Primary City:Climax, NY (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (5:12pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.39, -73.90
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12042

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12042. 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 12042. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12042, 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:
Climax, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12042 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12042 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 12042 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 small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12042 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 271
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 144
Median Home Value $263,400
Land Area 4.34 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 120
Median Household Income $68,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male99117344131689121295541
Female277335812123141214145423
Total1116181069122528112324262310964

Gender

 Male 141 52%
 Female 130 48%
Gender

Race

 White 260 95.9%
 Black Or African American 2 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 6 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner052217261992
Renter06424220
Total01126193021112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 72 60%
 Single Guardian 8 7%
 Singles 33 28%
 Singles With Roommate 7 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 91 76%
 Households with Kids 29 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33032132141213020231
Female10002131020203101010
Total43034263161416121241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12042 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12042 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 12042 real estate data, the median home value of $263,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12042. Rentals in 12042 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12042 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 271 100%
 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 62 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 38 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 14%
 Households Vacant 24 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 9 38%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 8 100%
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 $68,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12042 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12042 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 12042 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 79 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 27%
 No Earnings 79 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 79 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 27%
 No Earnings 79 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 129 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7 7%
 High School Graduate 84 83%
 Associate's degree 10 10%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 55%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 45%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12042

ZIP Code 12042 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12042.

Grapeville Christian School
2416 County Route 26
Climax, NY 12042
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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