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ZIP Code 12501

Primary City:Amenia, NY (View All Cities)
County: Dutchess County
Timezone: Eastern (7:22pm)
Coordinates:41.86, -73.57
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12501. 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 12501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12501, 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:
Amenia, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12501 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 12501 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 large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12501 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,457
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,149
Median Home Value $253,700
Land Area 30.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.33 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 962
Median Household Income $64,040

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67636811393595769941039388814951292720
Female627677100110584971841009281914051412624
Total12913914521320311710614017820318516917289102705344

Gender

 Male 1,224 50%
 Female 1,233 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,171 88.4%
 Black Or African American 84 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 10 0.4%
 Asian 49 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 77 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 65 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32499134148956625
Renter317370696629246
Total34971692032141249031

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 457 48%
 Single Guardian 129 13%
 Singles 300 31%
 Singles With Roommate 76 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 687 71%
 Households with Kids 275 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12111913169171011814121618132329272128
Female1111161411142013181916141414301720201336
Total2322352727233723292730263032434049473464

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12501 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12501 were primarily built in the 1950s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12501 real estate data, the median home value of $253,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12501 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,343 95.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.2%
 Other Institutional 73 3.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 35 1.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 379 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 215 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 368 32%
 Households Vacant 187 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 33 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 23 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 42%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 28 8%
 1 Bedroom 66 20%
 2 Bedroom 114 34%
 3+ Bedroom 125 38%
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 $64,040 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12501 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12501 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 1,012 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 402 21%
 No Earnings 522 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 1,012 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 402 21%
 No Earnings 522 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,079 87%
 Public transportation 17 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 104 8%
 Worked at Home 41 3%
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 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 135 17%
 High School Graduate 394 51%
 Associate's degree 136 18%
 Bachelor's degree 72 9%
 Master's degree 38 5%
 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 465 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 117 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12501

ZIP Code 12501 is in the Northeast Central School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12501.

Webutuck Elementary School
175 Haight Rd
Amenia, NY 12501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Northeast Central School District
Eugene Brooks Middle School
194 Haight Rd
Amenia, NY 12501
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Northeast Central School District
Webutuck High School
194 Haight Rd
Amenia, NY 12501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northeast Central School District
Maplebrook School
5142 Route 22
Amenia, NY 12501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Kildonan School
425 Morse Hill Rd
Amenia, NY 12501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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