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ZIP Code 12480

Primary City:Shandaken, NY (View All Cities)
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (1:27pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.1, -74.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12480

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12480. 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 12480. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12480, 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:
Shandaken, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12480 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12480 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 12480 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 12480 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 634
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 524
Median Home Value $174,500
Land Area 33.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 313
Median Household Income $23,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1515152310101519131529453717192170
Female8151420118102218242536342719675
Total23302943211825413139548171443827145

Gender

 Male 325 51%
 Female 309 49%
Gender

Race

 White 589 92.9%
 Black Or African American 10 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.6%
 Asian 7 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 18 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01325507852234
Renter21310921841
Total22635599960275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 122 39%
 Single Guardian 40 13%
 Singles 119 38%
 Singles With Roommate 32 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 252 81%
 Households with Kids 61 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12634235123424472640
Female31221534245221534352
Total438557693686459106992

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12480 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12480 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12480 real estate data, the median home value of $174,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12480 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12480 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12480 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 634 100%
 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 128 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 117 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 68 13%
 Households Vacant 211 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 13 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 168 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 17 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 52 100%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $23,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12480 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. ZIP code 12480 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 12480. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 152 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 32%
 No Earnings 120 30%
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 152 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 127 32%
 No Earnings 120 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 210 81%
 Public transportation 31 12%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 17 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 16 8%
 High School Graduate 137 69%
 Associate's degree 8 4%
 Bachelor's degree 13 7%
 Master's degree 16 8%
 Professional school degree 9 5%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 51 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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