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ZIP Code 12085

Primary City:Guilderland Center, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Guilderland
County: Albany County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.705, -73.965
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12085. 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 12085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12085, 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:
Guilderland Center, NY
Acceptable:
Guildrlnd Ctr

Stats and Demographics for the 12085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12085 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 12085 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12085 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 479
Population Density 2,728 people per sq mi
Housing Units 203
Median Home Value $195,800
Land Area 0.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 195
Median Household Income $50,673

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 55

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male81096121212101614168510212106
Female91115136182210131420171189132270
Total172124191830342029283625161811253276

Gender

 Male 178 37%
 Female 301 63%
Gender

Race

 White 395 82.5%
 Black Or African American 38 7.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 24 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 18 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16496640
Renter53731362513102
Total64335453119142

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 47 24%
 Single Guardian 38 19%
 Singles 92 47%
 Singles With Roommate 18 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 147 75%
 Households with Kids 48 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male02243232014130021211
Female04313122311742234221
Total06556354325872255432

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12085 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 12085 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 12085 real estate data, the median home value of $195,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 12085 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 359 75%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 25%
 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 27 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 9 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 159 78%
 Households Vacant 8 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 25%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 111 72%
 2 Bedroom 44 28%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $50,673 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 12085 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12085 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. Most commuters in 12085 can expect to fall in that range. 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 162 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 24%
 No Earnings 160 38%
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 162 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 100 24%
 No Earnings 160 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 188 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 16%
 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 population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 15 14%
 High School Graduate 48 44%
 Associate's degree 22 20%
 Bachelor's degree 12 11%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 11 10%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 82 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12085

ZIP Code 12085 is in the Guilderland Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12085.

Guilderland High School
8 School Rd
Guilderland Center, NY 12085
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Guilderland Central School District

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