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ZIP Code 12060

Primary City:East Chatham, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Canaan
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (1:13pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -73.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12060

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12060. 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 12060. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12060, 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:
East Chatham, NY
Unacceptable:
Red Rock

Stats and Demographics for the 12060 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12060 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 12060 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12060 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,507
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 874
Median Home Value $304,100
Land Area 34.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 633
Median Household Income $79,219

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male263056504329284348636464625626411517
Female293933492725274964527270675128331516
Total556989997054559211211513613412910754743033

Gender

 Male 761 50%
 Female 746 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,462 97.0%
 Black Or African American 12 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 12 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12479122140926619
Renter82122218442
Total945101143148967021

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 363 57%
 Single Guardian 68 11%
 Singles 145 23%
 Singles With Roommate 57 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 471 74%
 Households with Kids 162 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3411338649118181181013981010
Female159106691174968681316756
Total4920139141515161517241914182625151516

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12060 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12060 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12060 real estate data, the median home value of $304,100 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 12060. Rentals in 12060 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12060 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,505 99.9%
 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 2 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 329 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 214 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 90 10%
 Households Vacant 241 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 15 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 202 84%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 31 34%
 2 Bedroom 47 52%
 3+ Bedroom 13 14%
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 $79,219 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12060 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12060 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 12060. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 536 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 261 23%
 No Earnings 342 30%
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 536 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 261 23%
 No Earnings 342 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 574 81.5%
 Public transportation 35 5.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 2.4%
 Worked at Home 74 10.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 12060 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 6 1%
 High School Graduate 165 34%
 Associate's degree 38 8%
 Bachelor's degree 107 22%
 Master's degree 63 13%
 Professional school degree 67 14%
 Doctorate degree 35 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 215 50.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 202 47.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 1.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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