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ZIP Code 12523

Primary City:Elizaville, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Gallatin
County: Columbia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:38am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.09, -73.76
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12523

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12523. 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 12523. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12523, 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:
Elizaville, NY
Acceptable:
Taghkanic

Stats and Demographics for the 12523 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12523 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 12523 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 less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12523 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,798
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,014
Median Home Value $256,900
Land Area 21.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 770
Median Household Income $51,923

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male443746654747416068878278595431241615
Female484849535345405070768970614739222215
Total928595118100928111013816317114812010170463830

Gender

 Male 901 50%
 Female 897 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,731 96.3%
 Black Or African American 19 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner43787148141925520
Renter18364740251541
Total22731341881661075921

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 371 48%
 Single Guardian 127 16%
 Singles 207 27%
 Singles With Roommate 65 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 556 72%
 Households with Kids 214 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6101281026910666131515715101811
Female14895813912614101258914127116
Total2018211318151521162016181823242127172917

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12523 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12523 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 12523 real estate data, the median home value of $256,900 is high 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 12523. Rentals in 12523 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12523 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,792 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 353 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 231 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 186 18%
 Households Vacant 244 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 5.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 18 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 186 76.2%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 21 8.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 8%
 2 Bedroom 104 48%
 3+ Bedroom 93 43%
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 $51,923 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12523 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. However, that is not the case in 12523. 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 685 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 353 23%
 No Earnings 499 32%
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 685 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 353 23%
 No Earnings 499 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 844 91.4%
 Public transportation 3 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 2.8%
 Worked at Home 50 5.4%
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 133 19%
 High School Graduate 348 49%
 Associate's degree 48 7%
 Bachelor's degree 94 13%
 Master's degree 54 8%
 Professional school degree 20 3%
 Doctorate degree 9 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 197 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 7.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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