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ZIP Code 12531

Primary City:Holmes, NY (View All Cities)
County: Dutchess County
Timezone: Eastern (1:34pm)
Coordinates:41.53, -73.67
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12531. 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 12531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12531, 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:
Holmes, NY
Unacceptable:
Homes, Whaley Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 12531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12531 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 12531 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12531 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,601
Population Density 206 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,450
Median Home Value $329,100
Land Area 17.49 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,213
Median Household Income $90,208

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1031131491281007979851291812091601077545482425
Female94107126121997970114147156179162956444362445
Total19722027524919915814919927633738832220213989844870

Gender

 Male 1,839 51%
 Female 1,762 49%
Gender

Race

 White 3,342 92.8%
 Black Or African American 71 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.1%
 Asian 44 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 92 2.6%
 Two Or More Races 48 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6561943292411104718
Renter7434361371263
Total13992373902781225321

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 780 64%
 Single Guardian 154 13%
 Singles 227 19%
 Singles With Roommate 52 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 759 63%
 Households with Kids 454 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1718232420212618284022321936342430192121
Female2116122528162120222230282422262234241522
Total3834354948374738506252604358604664433643

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12531 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12531 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 12531 real estate data, the median home value of $329,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12531 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12531 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,452 95.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 136 3.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 777 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 15%
 Households Vacant 237 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 5.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1.3%
 For Sale Only 23 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 160 67.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 63 31%
 2 Bedroom 53 26%
 3+ Bedroom 88 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 $90,208 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12531 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 12531 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. However, that is not the case in 12531. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,320 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 687 24%
 No Earnings 808 29%
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 1,320 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 687 24%
 No Earnings 808 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,567 86%
 Public transportation 103 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 3%
 Worked at Home 106 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 116 10%
 High School Graduate 721 60%
 Associate's degree 23 2%
 Bachelor's degree 161 13%
 Master's degree 68 6%
 Professional school degree 66 6%
 Doctorate degree 41 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 596 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12531

ZIP Code 12531 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12531.

Mission Church Academy and Preschool
4101 Route 52
Holmes, NY 12531
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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