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ZIP Code 12056

Primary City:Duanesburg, NY (View All Cities)
County: Schenectady County
Timezone: Eastern (10:25am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.77, -74.10
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12056

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12056. 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 12056. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12056, 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:
Duanesburg, NY
Unacceptable:
Princetown

Stats and Demographics for the 12056 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12056 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 12056 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12056 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,310
Population Density 128 people per sq mi
Housing Units 955
Median Home Value $242,200
Land Area 18.00 sq mi
Water Area 0.49 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 898
Median Household Income $91,300

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male42826970514138571001179913091634324118
Female527171914754446799119103126775438202219
Total9415314016198958212419923620225616811781443327

Gender

 Male 1,136 49%
 Female 1,174 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,244 97.1%
 Black Or African American 17 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 21 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7401301952211084116
Renter7243720271492
Total14641672152481225018

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 565 63%
 Single Guardian 105 12%
 Singles 180 20%
 Singles With Roommate 48 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 621 69%
 Households with Kids 277 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9491117161117211417101018111216181315
Female1010912161316620211410161025272111716
Total1914182333292723413531202628363937292031

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12056 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12056 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12056 real estate data, the median home value of $242,200 is high 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 12056. Rentals in 12056 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12056 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,297 99.4%
 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 13 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 506 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 252 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 140 15%
 Households Vacant 57 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 4%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 15 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 28 49%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 15%
 2 Bedroom 74 65%
 3+ Bedroom 23 20%
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 $91,300 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12056 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 12056 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 957 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 23%
 No Earnings 626 31%
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 957 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 464 23%
 No Earnings 626 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,029 90.6%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 4.1%
 Worked at Home 57 5.0%
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 97 10.6%
 High School Graduate 441 48.1%
 Associate's degree 120 13.1%
 Bachelor's degree 112 12.2%
 Master's degree 85 9.3%
 Professional school degree 58 6.3%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 436 94.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 25 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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