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ZIP Code 12188

Primary City:Waterford, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Saratoga
Timezone: Eastern (7:18pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.79, -73.68
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12188

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12188. 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 12188. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12188, 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:
Waterford, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12188 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12188 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 12188 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12188 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,980
Population Density 846 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,947
Median Home Value $222,100
Land Area 12.98 sq mi
Water Area 1.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,637
Median Household Income $66,211

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2993383493473123493533764064444813773372101441199370
Female264330325311316347397366388498531364340226160161134118
Total5636686746586286967507427949421,012741677436304280227188

Gender

 Male 5,404 49%
 Female 5,576 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,374 94.5%
 Black Or African American 139 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.1%
 Asian 212 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 28 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 217 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2025855680764937027598
Renter1214112983202191197442
Total1416698541,127868489349140

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,186 47%
 Single Guardian 777 17%
 Singles 1,336 29%
 Singles With Roommate 338 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,265 70%
 Households with Kids 1,372 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5753715971626168767761796864618592575266
Female5242596463626872655867538265636461487556
Total10995130123134124129140141135128132150129124149153105127122

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12188 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12188 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12188 real estate data, the median home value of $222,100 is slightly higher 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 12188. Rentals in 12188 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12188 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,969 99.9%
 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 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,162 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 871 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,604 32%
 Households Vacant 310 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 105 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 32 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 13%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 102 7%
 1 Bedroom 280 18%
 2 Bedroom 751 49%
 3+ Bedroom 409 27%
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 $66,211 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12188 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12188 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 4,591 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,268 25%
 No Earnings 2,178 24%
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 4,591 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,268 25%
 No Earnings 2,178 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,697 90.6%
 Public transportation 100 1.6%
 Taxicab 12 0.2%
 Motorcycle 26 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 154 2.4%
 Worked at Home 300 4.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 204 5.7%
 High School Graduate 1,842 51.3%
 Associate's degree 548 15.2%
 Bachelor's degree 664 18.5%
 Master's degree 239 6.6%
 Professional school degree 22 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 75 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,693 80.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 272 13.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 131 6.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12188

ZIP Code 12188 is in the Waterford-Halfmoon Union Free School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12188.

Waterford Elementary School
125 Middletown Rd
Waterford, NY 12188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Waterford-Halfmoon Union Free School District
Waterford Junior-Senior High School
125 Middletown Rd
Waterford, NY 12188
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Waterford-Halfmoon Union Free School District
St Mary'S School
12 6th St
Waterford, NY 12188
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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