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ZIP Code 12207

Primary City:Albany, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Sheridan Hollow
County: Albany
Timezone: Eastern (9:18am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.65, -73.75
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12207

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12207. 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 12207. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12207, 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:
Albany, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12207 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 12207 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12207 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,948
Population Density 1,837 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,122
Median Home Value $47,700
Land Area 1.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,062
Median Household Income $11,879

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10265635846676639499678777562302194
Female647253549083546144536051704130241720
Total1661371161121361501201009314913812814510360452624

Gender

 Male 1,007 52%
 Female 941 48%
Gender

Race

 White 471 24.2%
 Black Or African American 1,211 62.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.3%
 Asian 85 4.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 113 5.8%
 Two Or More Races 62 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner04566931
Renter741741292052231386421
Total741781342112291476722

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 75 7%
 Single Guardian 222 21%
 Singles 707 67%
 Singles With Roommate 58 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 842 79%
 Households with Kids 220 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male17202026112110131027118116151387154
Female91511151212161814961391610168101015
Total2635314123332631243617212022252916172519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12207 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 12207 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12207 real estate data, the median home value of $47,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12207 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12207 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12207 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,883 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 65 3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 23 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 11 1%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,028 92%
 Households Vacant 60 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 70 8%
 1 Bedroom 577 62%
 2 Bedroom 183 20%
 3+ Bedroom 101 11%
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 $11,879 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12207 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 12207 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 12207 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 12207 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 250 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 367 25%
 No Earnings 828 57%
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 250 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 367 25%
 No Earnings 828 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 198 47%
 Public transportation 108 25%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 19%
 Worked at Home 38 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 151 19.0%
 High School Graduate 429 54.0%
 Associate's degree 49 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 130 16.4%
 Master's degree 31 3.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 242 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 58 18%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12207

ZIP Code 12207 is in the Albany City School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12207.

Arbor Hill Elementary School
1 Arbor Dr
Albany, NY 12207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Albany City School District

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