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ZIP Code 12401

Primary City:Kingston, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kingston
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (10:50pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.9, -74.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12401

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12401. 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 12401. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12401, 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:
Kingston, NY
Acceptable:
Eddyville, Saint Remy
Unacceptable:
St Remy

Stats and Demographics for the 12401 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12401 is located in southeast 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 12401 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 large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12401 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,040
Population Density 600 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,382
Median Home Value $189,700
Land Area 58.45 sq mi
Water Area 1.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,957
Median Household Income $47,225

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0739929681,1331,0861,1501,0831,0101,1031,3561,4091,2111,033734493424343315
Female1,0189329711,0481,0491,2181,0601,0471,1281,4151,4141,3241,135850645611566693
Total2,0911,9241,9392,1812,1352,3682,1432,0572,2312,7712,8232,5352,1681,5841,1381,0359091,008

Gender

 Male 16,916 48%
 Female 18,124 52%
Gender

Race

 White 27,648 78.9%
 Black Or African American 3,831 10.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.4%
 Asian 633 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 1,355 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,423 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner496091,2031,9501,9181,221907377
Renter5071,4891,1581,296979593452249
Total5562,0982,3613,2462,8971,8141,359626

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,498 37%
 Single Guardian 2,954 20%
 Singles 5,189 35%
 Singles With Roommate 1,316 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,873 73%
 Households with Kids 4,084 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male219219228204200194201191206180190151226221222232241236202229
Female204231196203179183202205163185194197211184189235247191186199
Total423450424407379377403396369365384348437405411467488427388428

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12401 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12401 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12401 real estate data, the median home value of $189,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12401 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12401 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12401 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 34,244 97.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 10 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 44 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 296 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 446 1.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,388 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,846 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,723 41%
 Households Vacant 1,425 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 493 34.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 1.3%
 For Sale Only 230 16.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 44 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 270 18.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 368 25.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 457 7%
 1 Bedroom 2,363 36%
 2 Bedroom 2,204 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,457 22%
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 $47,225 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12401 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 12401 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 10,603 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,852 27%
 No Earnings 10,282 36%
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 10,603 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,852 27%
 No Earnings 10,282 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,628 85.3%
 Public transportation 307 1.9%
 Taxicab 182 1.1%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,061 6.6%
 Worked at Home 780 4.9%
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 2,023 18%
 High School Graduate 5,737 50%
 Associate's degree 1,075 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,603 14%
 Master's degree 675 6%
 Professional school degree 249 2%
 Doctorate degree 126 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,610 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 561 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 484 8.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12401

ZIP Code 12401 is in the Kingston City School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12401.

Frank L Meagher School
21 Wynkoop Place
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kingston City School District
Chambers School
945 Morton Blvd
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
Harry L Edson School
116 Merilina Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
George Washington School
67 Wall St
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
J Watson Bailey Middle School
Merilina Ave Ext
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
John F Kennedy School
107 Gross St
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
Zena Elementary School
1700 Sawkill Rd
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
Sophie Finn School
94 Mary's Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District
Kingston High School
403 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kingston City School District
St Joseph School
235 Wall St
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Kingston Catholic School
159 Broadway
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Children'S Home of Kingston
26 Grove St
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Center for Spectrum Services
70 Kukuk Ln
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hudson Valley Sudbury School
84 Zena Rd
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Winter Bear Montessori School
109 Albany Ave
Kingston, NY 12401
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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