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ZIP Code 12198

Primary City:Wynantskill, NY (View All Cities)
County: Rensselaer County
Timezone: Eastern (4:53pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.68, -73.64
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12198

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12198. 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 12198. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12198, 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:
Wynantskill, NY
Unacceptable:
North Greenbush

Stats and Demographics for the 12198 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12198 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 12198 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12198 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,903
Population Density 604 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,281
Median Home Value $193,100
Land Area 13.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,123
Median Household Income $82,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male214254294278191192222248296323308299252168124916650
Female20526929622220817223825730135533629425817812313583103
Total419523590500399364460505597678644593510346247226149153

Gender

 Male 3,870 49%
 Female 4,033 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,588 96.0%
 Black Or African American 85 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 81 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1324146365457432722983
Renter511279510457473919
Total64368558758631374268102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,735 56%
 Single Guardian 471 15%
 Singles 744 24%
 Singles With Roommate 173 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,084 67%
 Households with Kids 1,039 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4238394744484757585357636160705953514542
Female4052444051466549587046605763424550483747
Total829083879594112106116123103123118123112104103998289

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12198 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12198 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 12198 real estate data, the median home value of $193,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12198 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12198 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12198 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,897 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,828 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 756 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 539 16%
 Households Vacant 158 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 24 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 64 15%
 2 Bedroom 199 47%
 3+ Bedroom 154 36%
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 $82,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12198 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. More commuters in 12198 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 3,066 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,594 26%
 No Earnings 1,563 25%
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 3,066 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,594 26%
 No Earnings 1,563 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,001 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 2%
 Worked at Home 162 4%
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 157 6%
 High School Graduate 960 36%
 Associate's degree 634 24%
 Bachelor's degree 552 21%
 Master's degree 265 10%
 Professional school degree 74 3%
 Doctorate degree 32 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,527 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 85 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12198

ZIP Code 12198 is in the Wynantskill Union Free School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12198.

Gardner-Dickinson School
25 East Ave
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wynantskill Union Free School District
St Jude the Apostle School
35 Dana Ave
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Vanderheyden Hall
614 Cooper Hill Rd
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Robert C Parker School
4254 Ny Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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