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ZIP Code 12440

Primary City:High Falls, NY (View All Cities)
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.80, -74.15
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12440

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12440. 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 12440. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12440, 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:
High Falls, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12440 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12440 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 12440 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12440 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,980
Population Density 86 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,050
Median Home Value $278,800
Land Area 23.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 865
Median Household Income $64,482

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3348504850474967868583105726034271415
Female3941674245345558758410497835747272923
Total728911790958110412516116918720215511781544338

Gender

 Male 973 49%
 Female 1,007 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,860 93.9%
 Black Or African American 32 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 25 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 47 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner217941541831116019
Renter134358432821127
Total15601521972111327226

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 404 47%
 Single Guardian 105 12%
 Singles 271 31%
 Singles With Roommate 85 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 670 77%
 Households with Kids 195 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male838811129881291091010510131012
Female65810710978121519101161017728
Total148161818221815162424291921161527201220

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12440 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12440 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12440 real estate data, the median home value of $278,800 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 12440. Rentals in 12440 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12440 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,932 98%
 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 48 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 402 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 238 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 225 21%
 Households Vacant 185 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 69%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 37 17%
 2 Bedroom 93 44%
 3+ Bedroom 83 39%
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 $64,482 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12440 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12440 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. 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 12440 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 690 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 618 34%
 No Earnings 505 28%
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 690 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 618 34%
 No Earnings 505 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 973 89%
 Public transportation 13 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 104 10%
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 28 4%
 High School Graduate 297 45%
 Associate's degree 31 5%
 Bachelor's degree 188 28%
 Master's degree 102 15%
 Professional school degree 14 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 195 90%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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