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ZIP Code 12521

Primary City:Craryville, NY (View All Cities)
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:21am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.18, -73.65
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12521

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12521. 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 12521. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12521, 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:
Craryville, NY
Acceptable:
Taghkanic

Stats and Demographics for the 12521 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12521 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 12521 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 single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12521 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,644
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,130
Median Home Value $231,300
Land Area 32.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 684
Median Household Income $53,850

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male36524356454125496387728066334028187
Female443936493736293671767269575343231914
Total809179105827754851341631441491238683513721

Gender

 Male 841 51%
 Female 803 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,564 95.1%
 Black Or African American 14 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 33 2.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner22385144147965613
Renter10242528121162
Total12471101721591076215

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 359 52%
 Single Guardian 97 14%
 Singles 189 28%
 Singles With Roommate 39 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 495 72%
 Households with Kids 189 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male767779915126911611713121688
Female4125810910371071144614139711
Total1118121517181918191616221015132725251519

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12521 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12521 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 12521 real estate data, the median home value of $231,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12521. Rentals in 12521 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12521 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,638 99.6%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 343 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 223 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 118 10%
 Households Vacant 446 39%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 1.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 10 2.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 383 85.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 38 8.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 25 25%
 3+ Bedroom 76 75%
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 $53,850 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12521 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12521 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 349 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 27%
 No Earnings 567 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 349 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 338 27%
 No Earnings 567 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 556 90%
 Public transportation 18 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 1%
 Worked at Home 34 6%
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 38 9%
 High School Graduate 268 62%
 Associate's degree 26 6%
 Bachelor's degree 38 9%
 Master's degree 23 5%
 Professional school degree 19 4%
 Doctorate degree 21 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 251 85%
 Enrolled in Private School 34 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12521

ZIP Code 12521 is in the Taconic Hills Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12521.

Taconic Hills Elementary School
73 Countyroute 11a
Craryville, NY 12521
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Taconic Hills Central School District
Taconic Hills Middle School
73 Countyroute 11a
Craryville, NY 12521
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Taconic Hills Central School District
Taconic Hills High School
73 Countyroute 11a
Craryville, NY 12521
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Taconic Hills Central School District

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