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ZIP Code 12524

Primary City:Fishkill, NY (View All Cities)
County: Dutchess County
Timezone: Eastern (1:02am)
Coordinates:41.53, -73.90
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12524

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12524. 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 12524. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12524, 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:
Fishkill, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12524 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12524 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 12524 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12524 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,598
Population Density 962 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,369
Median Home Value $290,900
Land Area 16.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,931
Median Household Income $74,513

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male395391466501539617622636672719633476425310226190139110
Female389413413420316414451529526596620528463388277265238285
Total7848048799218551,0311,0731,1651,1981,3151,2531,004888698503455377395

Gender

 Male 8,067 52%
 Female 7,531 48%
Gender

Race

 White 12,230 78.4%
 Black Or African American 1,516 9.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 0.2%
 Asian 1,165 7.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.0%
 Other Race 365 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 285 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner173527451,065860581413160
Renter7537037231923116813568
Total927221,1171,3841,091749548228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,009 51%
 Single Guardian 781 13%
 Singles 1,830 31%
 Singles With Roommate 311 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,180 70%
 Households with Kids 1,751 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6879897177838071808810591938994971179994113
Female72908473808387907386807379951048490736964
Total140169173144157166167161153174185164172184198181207172163177

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12524 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12524 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 12524 real estate data, the median home value of $290,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12524 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12524 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12524 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,200 91.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,198 7.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 167 1.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,043 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,150 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,738 27%
 Households Vacant 438 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1%
 For Sale Only 163 37%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 64 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 76 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 80 4%
 1 Bedroom 688 36%
 2 Bedroom 788 41%
 3+ Bedroom 358 19%
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 $74,513 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12524 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 12524. 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 5,054 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,687 28%
 No Earnings 4,264 33%
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 5,054 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,687 28%
 No Earnings 4,264 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,306 91%
 Public transportation 287 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 189 3%
 Worked at Home 185 3%
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 689 12%
 High School Graduate 2,706 48%
 Associate's degree 351 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,149 21%
 Master's degree 441 8%
 Professional school degree 83 1%
 Doctorate degree 169 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,817 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 650 25%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12524

ZIP Code 12524 is in the Beacon City School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12524.

Glenham School
20 Chase Dr
Fishkill, NY 12524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Beacon City School District
Brinckerhoff Elementary School
16 Wedgewood Rd
Fishkill, NY 12524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wappingers Central School District
Fishkill Elementary School
20 Church St
Fishkill, NY 12524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wappingers Central School District
St Mary School
106 Jackson St Box 780
Fishkill, NY 12524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Estelle & Alfonso Preschool & Kindergarten
4 Old Route 9 W
Fishkill, NY 12524
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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