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ZIP Code 12516

Primary City:Copake, NY (View All Cities)
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (6:55pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.10, -73.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12516

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12516. 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 12516. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12516, 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:
Copake, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12516 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12516 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 12516 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12516 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,833
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,018
Median Home Value $190,900
Land Area 15.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.43 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 675
Median Household Income $66,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41555642653235486970618478544232199
Female224643535543446265847679826846362512
Total631019995120757911013415413716316012288684421

Gender

 Male 892 49%
 Female 941 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,762 96.1%
 Black Or African American 13 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 13 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 12 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 31 1.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner5268299139986311
Renter72027362122163
Total12461091351601207914

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 334 49%
 Single Guardian 116 17%
 Singles 177 26%
 Singles With Roommate 48 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 490 73%
 Households with Kids 185 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male988111114941771613119610812620
Female5357104915811695121210139910
Total1411131821181819251822221621182021211530

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12516 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12516 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 12516 real estate data, the median home value of $190,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12516 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12516 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12516 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,600 87.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 226 12.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 321 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 202 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 152 15%
 Households Vacant 343 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 288 84%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 22 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 65 53%
 3+ Bedroom 58 47%
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 $66,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12516 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. However, that is not the case in 12516. 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 670 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 19%
 No Earnings 817 45%
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 670 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 19%
 No Earnings 817 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 774 87%
 Public transportation 33 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 18 2%
 Worked at Home 60 7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 127 16%
 High School Graduate 367 46%
 Associate's degree 85 11%
 Bachelor's degree 75 9%
 Master's degree 79 10%
 Professional school degree 23 3%
 Doctorate degree 39 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 211 71%
 Enrolled in Private School 59 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 29 10%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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