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ZIP Code 12549

Primary City:Montgomery, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (12:28pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.5, -74.3
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12549

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12549. 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 12549. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12549, 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:
Montgomery, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12549 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12549 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 12549 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 extremely 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 12549 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,201
Population Density 263 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,704
Median Home Value $281,400
Land Area 38.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,551
Median Household Income $81,011

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2903824224082792492422774384694223092771951221015657
Female272343395395255239263334406497424342293221150135124118
Total562725817803534488505611844966846651570416272236180175

Gender

 Male 4,995 49%
 Female 5,206 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,057 88.8%
 Black Or African American 511 5.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.2%
 Asian 114 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 324 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 179 1.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner916758380761834617356
Renter4818912714298767537
Total5735671094971642224893

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,175 61%
 Single Guardian 505 14%
 Singles 711 20%
 Singles With Roommate 160 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,155 61%
 Households with Kids 1,396 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male58686464727690697582819779831028289666968
Female5165515353757071747376838083929994605051
Total109133115117125151160140149155157180159166194181183126119119

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12549 has a small 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 12549 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 12549 real estate data, the median home value of $281,400 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 12549. Rentals in 12549 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12549 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,050 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 96 0.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,115 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 644 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 792 21%
 Households Vacant 153 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 35 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 373 51%
 2 Bedroom 186 25%
 3+ Bedroom 173 24%
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 $81,011 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12549 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12549 has very few people that work at home. 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 12549. 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 3,474 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,003 26%
 No Earnings 2,367 30%
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 3,474 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,003 26%
 No Earnings 2,367 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,592 94%
 Public transportation 132 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 81 2%
 Worked at Home 77 2%
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 199 6.4%
 High School Graduate 1,896 60.8%
 Associate's degree 184 5.9%
 Bachelor's degree 576 18.5%
 Master's degree 195 6.3%
 Professional school degree 65 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,274 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 212 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12549

ZIP Code 12549 is in the Valley Central School District (Montgomery). There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12549.

Berea Elementary School
946 Stateroute 17k
Montgomery, NY 12549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Montgomery Elementary School
141 Union St
Montgomery, NY 12549
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Valley Central Middle School
1189 Stateroute 17k
Montgomery, NY 12549
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Valley Central High School
1175 Stateroute 17k
Montgomery, NY 12549
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)

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