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ZIP Code 12487

Primary City:Ulster Park, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Esopus
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (6:42am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.86, -74.00
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12487

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12487. 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 12487. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12487, 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:
Ulster Park, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12487 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12487 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 12487 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12487 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,268
Population Density 208 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,437
Median Home Value $230,100
Land Area 15.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,260
Median Household Income $67,350

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8281110105998277851181311361411238747342518
Female99106105105819999871041241511551178448494331
Total18118721521018018117617222225528729624017195836849

Gender

 Male 1,581 48%
 Female 1,687 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,933 89.7%
 Black Or African American 178 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.3%
 Asian 43 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 36 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 68 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8521352192231157120
Renter2889526681533414
Total3614118728530416810534

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 615 49%
 Single Guardian 183 15%
 Singles 351 28%
 Singles With Roommate 111 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 909 72%
 Households with Kids 351 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male162014915131718181919272421202527201311
Female1826271719182127212018291523282519221118
Total3446412634313845393937563944485046422429

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12487 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12487 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12487 real estate data, the median home value of $230,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12487 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12487 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12487 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,951 90%
 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 317 10%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 541 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 302 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 417 29%
 Households Vacant 177 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 52 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 18 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 65 37%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 17%
 1 Bedroom 119 29%
 2 Bedroom 171 42%
 3+ Bedroom 51 12%
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 $67,350 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12487 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. 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 12487 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,185 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 611 23%
 No Earnings 855 32%
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 1,185 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 611 23%
 No Earnings 855 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,543 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 119 7%
 Worked at Home 36 2%
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 73 6%
 High School Graduate 724 59%
 Associate's degree 101 8%
 Bachelor's degree 237 19%
 Master's degree 72 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 10 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 416 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 81 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12487

ZIP Code 12487 is in the Kingston City School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12487.

Anna Devine School
1372 Old Post Rd
Ulster Park, NY 12487
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kingston City School District

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