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ZIP Code 12517

Primary City:Copake Falls, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Copake
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (7:20am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.12, -73.51
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12517

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12517. 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 12517. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12517, 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 Falls, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12517 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 12517 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12517 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 509
Population Density 49 people per sq mi
Housing Units 292
Median Home Value $321,700
Land Area 10.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 208
Median Household Income $51,806

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1513142215914122021281919179733
Female14221317128141410241817131515977
Total293527392717282630454636323224161010

Gender

 Male 260 51%
 Female 249 49%
Gender

Race

 White 482 94.7%
 Black Or African American 9 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 2 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 10 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0318333923137
Renter21818183652
Total22136514229189

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 96 46%
 Single Guardian 31 15%
 Singles 68 33%
 Singles With Roommate 13 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 145 70%
 Households with Kids 63 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male31414231343511467232
Female31340277652312272332
Total6275441089958236139564

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12517 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12517 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12517 real estate data, the median home value of $321,700 is high 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 12517. Rentals in 12517 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 488 96%
 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 21 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 76 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 25%
 Households Vacant 84 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 69 82%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 13 22%
 3+ Bedroom 45 78%
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 $51,806 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12517 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12517 can expect to fall in that range. 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 192 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 26%
 No Earnings 189 37%
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 192 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 26%
 No Earnings 189 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 244 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 4%
 Worked at Home 20 7%
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 55 22%
 High School Graduate 86 35%
 Associate's degree 13 5%
 Bachelor's degree 87 35%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 5 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 52 53%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 47 47%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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