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ZIP Code 12140

Primary City:Poestenkill, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Rensselaer
Timezone: Eastern (2:46am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.69, -73.57
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12140

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12140. 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 12140. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12140, 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:
Poestenkill, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12140 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12140 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 12140 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 12140 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,702
Population Density 205 people per sq mi
Housing Units 671
Median Home Value $239,200
Land Area 8.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 640
Median Household Income $80,083

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male42456656413334615587676951422817136
Female516952643627397568917060653237271511
Total931141181207760731361231781371291167465442817

Gender

 Male 813 48%
 Female 889 52%
Gender

Race

 White 1,657 97.4%
 Black Or African American 3 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 10 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner236108142130814510
Renter91325229332
Total1149133164139844812

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 396 62%
 Single Guardian 87 14%
 Singles 124 19%
 Singles With Roommate 33 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 400 63%
 Households with Kids 240 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male791078689141313131116121019695
Female111471010191117121114981011131711126
Total1823171718251926262427221926232336172111

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12140 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12140 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12140 real estate data, the median home value of $239,200 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 12140. Rentals in 12140 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12140 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,694 99.5%
 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 8 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 384 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 170 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 86 13%
 Households Vacant 31 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 73 100%
 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 $80,083 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12140 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 12140 can expect to fall in that range. 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 632 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 19%
 No Earnings 432 33%
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 632 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 249 19%
 No Earnings 432 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 779 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 1%
 Worked at Home 15 2%
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 67 13%
 High School Graduate 271 54%
 Associate's degree 33 7%
 Bachelor's degree 98 20%
 Master's degree 23 5%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 316 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 140 31%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12140

ZIP Code 12140 is in the Averill Park Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12140.

Poestenkill Elementary School
1 School Rd
Poestenkill, NY 12140
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Averill Park Central School District

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