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ZIP Code 12489

Primary City:Wawarsing, NY (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (7:16pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -74.3
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12489

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12489. 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 12489. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12489, 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:
Wawarsing, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12489 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12489 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 12489 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12489 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,292
Population Density 210 people per sq mi
Housing Units 259
Median Home Value $159,900
Land Area 6.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 224
Median Household Income $41,306

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male21191540147139133901321077132171312956
Female917241618152016171930241213101068
Total3036395616515415310614912610156292622191114

Gender

 Male 1,008 78%
 Female 284 22%
Gender

Race

 White 708 54.8%
 Black Or African American 479 37.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.4%
 Asian 9 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 64 5.0%
 Two Or More Races 27 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner31221523425199
Renter5131088050
Total82531604225249

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 111 50%
 Single Guardian 48 21%
 Singles 47 21%
 Singles With Roommate 18 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 154 69%
 Households with Kids 70 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2538843403444042881830
Female11506550145834725115
Total36881498417912741141391935

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12489 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12489 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 12489 real estate data, the median home value of $159,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12489 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12489 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12489 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 571 44%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 721 56%
 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 87 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 88 34%
 Renter Occupied Households 49 19%
 Households Vacant 35 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 12 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 48 100%
 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 $41,306 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12489 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, 12489 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. In 12489 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 93 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 17%
 No Earnings 554 71%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 93 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 136 17%
 No Earnings 554 71%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 42 100%
 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 186 30%
 High School Graduate 365 59%
 Associate's degree 34 5%
 Bachelor's degree 37 6%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 67 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12489

ZIP Code 12489 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12489.

Wawarsing Christian Academy
7227 Route 209
Wawarsing, NY 12489
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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