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ZIP Code 12470

Primary City:Purling, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Cairo
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.27, -74.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12470

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12470. 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 12470. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12470, 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:
Purling, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12470 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12470 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 12470 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 12470 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 536
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 308
Median Home Value $95,100
Land Area 9.79 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 224
Median Household Income $24,722

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1416112715961415222315271812572
Female16141915151982018242120259119114
Total30303042302814343346443552272314186

Gender

 Male 258 48%
 Female 278 52%
Gender

Race

 White 527 98.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 4 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1823394026131
Renter391016912113
Total41733554938244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 108 48%
 Single Guardian 37 17%
 Singles 68 30%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 161 72%
 Households with Kids 63 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male16242264223231377643
Female23146012541437142444
Total3938827676466841191087

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12470 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12470 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12470 real estate data, the median home value of $95,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12470 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12470 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12470 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 536 100%
 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 92 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 59 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 73 24%
 Households Vacant 84 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 47 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 107 58%
 2 Bedroom 28 15%
 3+ Bedroom 48 26%
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 $24,722 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12470 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12470 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12470 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 180 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 244 42%
 No Earnings 153 27%
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 180 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 244 42%
 No Earnings 153 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 296 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 54 27%
 High School Graduate 119 60%
 Associate's degree 8 4%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 19 10%
 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 29 17%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 137 83%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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