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ZIP Code 12520

Primary City:Cornwall On Hudson, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (3:03pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.44, -74.00
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12520

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12520. 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 12520. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12520, 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:
Cornwall On Hudson, NY
Acceptable:
Cornwall Hdsn
Unacceptable:
Cornwall Hud, Cornwall Hudson, Cornwall On The Hudson

Stats and Demographics for the 12520 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12520 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 12520 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12520 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,109
Population Density 786 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,311
Median Home Value $322,500
Land Area 3.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,220
Median Household Income $84,808

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male911021031138258100761121271321241066551452525
Female808611598717482851181231381241117856483946
Total171188218211153132182161230250270248217143107936471

Gender

 Male 1,537 49%
 Female 1,572 51%
Gender

Race

 White 2,934 94.4%
 Black Or African American 33 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 50 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 16 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 74 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0361312372231218339
Renter2596656946191713
Total2513219630626914010052

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 700 57%
 Single Guardian 159 13%
 Singles 311 25%
 Singles With Roommate 50 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 823 67%
 Households with Kids 397 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1621202417192121242018221924272420251715
Female2215122216181414242122352413271920161611
Total3836324633373535484140574337544340413326

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12520 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12520 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12520 real estate data, the median home value of $322,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12520 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12520 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12520 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,066 98.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 37 1.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 614 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 256 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 350 27%
 Households Vacant 91 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 4%
 For Sale Only 10 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 196 49%
 2 Bedroom 122 30%
 3+ Bedroom 84 21%
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 $84,808 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12520 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. Residents in ZIP code 12520 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12520 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 1,106 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 759 32%
 No Earnings 521 22%
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 1,106 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 759 32%
 No Earnings 521 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,299 78.7%
 Public transportation 123 7.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 126 7.6%
 Worked at Home 97 5.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 12520 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 9 1%
 High School Graduate 327 34%
 Associate's degree 45 5%
 Bachelor's degree 199 21%
 Master's degree 245 25%
 Professional school degree 46 5%
 Doctorate degree 91 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 586 82.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 89 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 5.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12520

ZIP Code 12520 is in the Cornwall Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12520.

Cornwall-On-Hudson Elementary School
234 Hudson St
Cornwall on Hudson, NY 12520
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cornwall Central School District
New York Military Academy
78 Academy Ave
Cornwall on Hudson, NY 12520
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
The Storm King School
314 Mountain Rd
Cornwall on Hudson, NY 12520
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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