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ZIP Code 12420

Primary City:Cragsmoor, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
Neighborhood: Wawarsing
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (1:22pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.6, -74.3
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12420

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12420. 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 12420. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12420, 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:
Cragsmoor, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12420 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 12420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors 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 12420 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 363
Population Density 88 people per sq mi
Housing Units 220
Median Home Value $254,000
Land Area 4.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 162
Median Household Income $68,929

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1056810371211181717221016650
Female5689348139171124161613846
Total151114171371525203528413826291496

Gender

 Male 183 50%
 Female 180 50%
Gender

Race

 White 349 96%
 Black Or African American 3 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 4 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 3 1%
 Two Or More Races 4 1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0518293931163
Renter03564102
Total0823354332165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 81 50%
 Single Guardian 26 16%
 Singles 43 27%
 Singles With Roommate 12 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 130 80%
 Households with Kids 32 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male25010201213110402024
Female40011102210511221310
Total65021303423621623334

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12420 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12420 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12420 real estate data, the median home value of $254,000 is high 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 12420. Rentals in 12420 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 363 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 84 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 57 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 21 10%
 Households Vacant 58 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 69%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 25 100%
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 $68,929 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12420 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 12420 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 12420 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 112 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 20%
 No Earnings 183 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 112 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 20%
 No Earnings 183 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 96 63%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 57 37%
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 28 14%
 High School Graduate 67 34%
 Associate's degree 9 5%
 Bachelor's degree 70 35%
 Master's degree 25 13%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 46 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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