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ZIP Code 12078

Primary City:Gloversville, NY (View All Cities)
County: Fulton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:26am)
Coordinates:43.1, -74.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12078

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12078. 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 12078. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12078, 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:
Gloversville, NY
Unacceptable:
Bleecker, Meco, Riceville, West Bush

Stats and Demographics for the 12078 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12078 is located in east New York and covers a slightly higher 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 12078 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12078 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,773
Population Density 219 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,840
Median Home Value $88,400
Land Area 108.49 sq mi
Water Area 3.76 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,812
Median Household Income $37,766

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male722759776806710702664704795874883803753471385311212213
Female713740740750677756657670823912883891793595416357382475
Total1,4351,4991,5161,5561,3871,4581,3211,3741,6181,7861,7661,6941,5461,066801668594688

Gender

 Male 11,543 49%
 Female 12,230 51%
Gender

Race

 White 22,553 94.9%
 Black Or African American 478 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 0.2%
 Asian 110 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 164 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 409 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner715319631,4011,457867642310
Renter354779660617519307217117
Total4251,3101,6232,0181,9761,174859427

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,977 41%
 Single Guardian 2,075 21%
 Singles 2,937 30%
 Singles With Roommate 823 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,875 70%
 Households with Kids 2,937 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male148149125168134155144167159164127171149165175163177141150125
Female134163132146138122158148174138140158155149137157156158142136
Total282312257314272277302315333302267329304314312320333299292261

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12078 has a slightly higher than average 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 12078 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12078 real estate data, the median home value of $88,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12078 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12078 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12078 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,276 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 242 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 255 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,673 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,569 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,570 30%
 Households Vacant 2,028 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 308 15.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 0.8%
 For Sale Only 195 9.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 78 3.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 898 44.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 533 26.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 95 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,035 26%
 2 Bedroom 1,077 27%
 3+ Bedroom 1,748 44%
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 $37,766 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12078 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 12078 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,713 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,325 23%
 No Earnings 7,954 42%
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 6,713 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,325 23%
 No Earnings 7,954 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,713 91.7%
 Public transportation 35 0.4%
 Taxicab 39 0.4%
 Motorcycle 37 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 245 2.6%
 Worked at Home 429 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,495 19.7%
 High School Graduate 4,397 57.9%
 Associate's degree 731 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 447 5.9%
 Master's degree 382 5.0%
 Professional school degree 116 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 31 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,212 92.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 1.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 295 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12078

ZIP Code 12078 is in the Gloversville City School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12078.

Boulevard School
56 East Blvd
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gloversville City School District
Gloversville Middle School
234 Lincoln St
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gloversville City School District
Kingsborough School
24 West Eleventh Ave
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gloversville City School District
Mcnab-Meco School
230 West Fulton St
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gloversville City School District
Park Terrace School
40 Bloomingdale Ave
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gloversville City School District
Gloversville High School
199 Lincoln St
Gloversville, NY 12078
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gloversville City School District

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