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ZIP Code 12157

Primary City:Schoharie, NY (View All Cities)
County: Schoharie County
Timezone: Eastern (3:16am)
Coordinates:42.7, -74.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12157

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12157. 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 12157. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12157, 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:
Schoharie, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12157 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12157 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 12157 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 12157 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,061
Population Density 93 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,888
Median Home Value $159,300
Land Area 43.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,708
Median Household Income $60,560

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male80881081431118411411713317417918115810487622726
Female88103129137928810511212718919418715212489724948
Total1681912372802031722192292603633733683102281761347674

Gender

 Male 1,976 49%
 Female 2,085 51%
Gender

Race

 White 3,981 98.0%
 Black Or African American 20 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.0%
 Asian 11 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 36 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner710719132733122211542
Renter2561579039423418
Total3216824841737026414960

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 914 54%
 Single Guardian 226 13%
 Singles 476 28%
 Singles With Roommate 92 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,260 74%
 Households with Kids 448 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1517212017161325172011272228292833272616
Female2413181324231622182425233027263036261919
Total3930393341392947354436505255555869534535

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12157 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12157 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12157 real estate data, the median home value of $159,300 is slightly less than average 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 12157. Rentals in 12157 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12157 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,997 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 42 1.0%
 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 22 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 841 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 501 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 366 19%
 Households Vacant 180 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 28 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 24 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 41 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 5%
 1 Bedroom 106 34%
 2 Bedroom 54 17%
 3+ Bedroom 137 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 $60,560 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12157 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. However, that is not the case in 12157. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,419 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 989 25%
 No Earnings 1,566 39%
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 1,419 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 989 25%
 No Earnings 1,566 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,983 91.3%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 74 3.4%
 Worked at Home 112 5.2%
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 197 13%
 High School Graduate 779 51%
 Associate's degree 245 16%
 Bachelor's degree 185 12%
 Master's degree 78 5%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 16 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 697 92.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 1.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12157

ZIP Code 12157 is in the Schoharie Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12157.

Schoharie Elementary School
136 Academy Dr
Schoharie, NY 12157
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Schoharie Central School District
Schoharie High School
136 Academy Dr
Schoharie, NY 12157
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Schoharie Central School District

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