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ZIP Code 12061

Primary City:East Greenbush, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Rensselaer
Timezone: Eastern (9:33am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.59, -73.70
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12061

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12061. 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 12061. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12061, 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 Greenbush, NY
Acceptable:
E Greenbush

Stats and Demographics for the 12061 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12061 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 12061 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12061 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,050
Population Density 450 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,827
Median Home Value $251,900
Land Area 20.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,651
Median Household Income $84,714

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
Male215274308279219277257259323348328375299193118977657
Female211277322236227312247308344390389369329230135126121175
Total426551630515446589504567667738717744628423253223197232

Gender

 Male 4,302 48%
 Female 4,748 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,343 92.2%
 Black Or African American 212 2.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.1%
 Asian 312 3.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 35 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 136 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1019045166166632418764
Renter95339209162161694914
Total10552966082382739323678

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,952 53%
 Single Guardian 455 12%
 Singles 944 26%
 Singles With Roommate 300 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,525 69%
 Households with Kids 1,126 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4330385249615552576060586664686860463736
Female3352394861615053525650747270605145453523
Total768277100110122105105109116110132138134128119105917259

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12061 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12061 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 12061 real estate data, the median home value of $251,900 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 12061. Rentals in 12061 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12061 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,799 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 240 2.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,849 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 704 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,098 29%
 Households Vacant 176 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 76 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 23 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 22 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 286 25%
 2 Bedroom 633 55%
 3+ Bedroom 233 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 $84,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12061 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. More commuters in 12061 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,517 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,093 28%
 No Earnings 1,900 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 3,517 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,093 28%
 No Earnings 1,900 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,898 95.8%
 Public transportation 16 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 0.5%
 Worked at Home 176 3.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 12061 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 119 4%
 High School Graduate 1,064 34%
 Associate's degree 376 12%
 Bachelor's degree 972 31%
 Master's degree 456 14%
 Professional school degree 112 4%
 Doctorate degree 62 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,643 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 221 11.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 117 5.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12061

ZIP Code 12061 is in the East Greenbush Central School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12061.

Citizen Edmond Genet School
29 Englewood Ave
East Greenbush, NY 12061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Greenbush Central School District
Howard L Goff School
35 Gilligan Rd
East Greenbush, NY 12061
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: East Greenbush Central School District
Columbia High School
962 Luther Rd
East Greenbush, NY 12061
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Greenbush Central School District
Holy Spirit School
54 Highland Dr
East Greenbush, NY 12061
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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