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ZIP Code 12442

Primary City:Hunter, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Jewett
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (1:04pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.23, -74.26
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12442. 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 12442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12442, 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:
Hunter, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12442 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 12442 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12442 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 953
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,301
Median Home Value $228,700
Land Area 33.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 477
Median Household Income $36,164

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1913283023101818324750564842291779
Female151923311814212631344249502923121010
Total3432516141243944638192105987152291719

Gender

 Male 496 52%
 Female 457 48%
Gender

Race

 White 903 94.8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 12 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 11 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 23 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16257999702610
Renter9192740361776
Total102552119135873316

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 188 39%
 Single Guardian 59 12%
 Singles 198 42%
 Singles With Roommate 32 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 381 80%
 Households with Kids 96 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male453413144844755106454
Female13626252431748554987
Total589675668115111113101510131311

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12442 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12442 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 12442 real estate data, the median home value of $228,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12442. Rentals in 12442 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 953 100%
 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 157 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 159 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 161 12%
 Households Vacant 824 63%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 2.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 28 3.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 722 87.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 6.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 65 45%
 2 Bedroom 11 8%
 3+ Bedroom 64 44%
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 $36,164 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12442 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 12442 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 12442 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12442 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 19%
 No Earnings 369 46%
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 284 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 150 19%
 No Earnings 369 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 256 64%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 15%
 Worked at Home 85 21%
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 91 24.6%
 High School Graduate 89 24.1%
 Associate's degree 2 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 78 21.1%
 Master's degree 100 27.0%
 Professional school degree 7 1.9%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 85 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12442

ZIP Code 12442 is in the Hunter-Tannersville Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12442.

Hunter Elementary School
7794 Main St
Hunter, NY 12442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hunter-Tannersville Central School District

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