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ZIP Code 12496

Primary City:Windham, NY (View All Cities)
County: Greene County
Timezone: Eastern (6:33am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.33, -74.25
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12496

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12496. 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 12496. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12496, 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:
Windham, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12496 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12496 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 12496 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12496 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,634
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,198
Median Home Value $223,900
Land Area 47.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 740
Median Household Income $50,536

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male364453473933194861606860596441462410
Female372952383327295361636561705353452627
Total73731058572604810112212313312112911794915037

Gender

 Male 812 50%
 Female 822 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,578 96.6%
 Black Or African American 9 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 8 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner417791151261056920
Renter1531404023222410
Total19481191551491279330

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 367 50%
 Single Guardian 76 10%
 Singles 256 35%
 Singles With Roommate 41 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 573 77%
 Households with Kids 167 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male98587610111011611121391013879
Female75881082729118111310116388
Total1613131617141218122017192326192119111517

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12496 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12496 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 12496 real estate data, the median home value of $223,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12496. Rentals in 12496 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12496 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,634 100%
 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 268 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 267 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 205 9%
 Households Vacant 1,458 66%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 2.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 37 2.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,308 89.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 5.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 46 37%
 2 Bedroom 27 22%
 3+ Bedroom 52 42%
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 $50,536 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12496 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 12496 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 12496 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 429 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 17%
 No Earnings 786 54%
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 429 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 17%
 No Earnings 786 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 442 82%
 Public transportation 10 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 62 12%
 Worked at Home 25 5%
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 68 10%
 High School Graduate 372 57%
 Associate's degree 40 6%
 Bachelor's degree 52 8%
 Master's degree 41 6%
 Professional school degree 45 7%
 Doctorate degree 30 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 181 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 31 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12496

ZIP Code 12496 is in the Windham-Ashland-Jewett Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12496.

Windham Ashland Central School
5411 Stateroute 23
Windham, NY 12496
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Windham-Ashland-Jewett Central School District

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