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ZIP Code 12550

Primary City:Newburgh, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (8:59pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.54, -74.05
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12550

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12550. 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 12550. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12550, 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:
Newburgh, NY
Unacceptable:
Balmville, Town Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 12550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12550 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 12550 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12550 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,447
Population Density 1,568 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,342
Median Home Value $255,000
Land Area 34.72 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,381
Median Household Income $56,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1282,0452,0612,1921,9511,8271,7361,7511,8551,9241,8361,4871,164912640440352238
Female1,9611,9181,9912,2562,0251,8771,7811,8352,0072,0081,8581,6461,2921,041757604511540
Total4,0893,9634,0524,4483,9763,7043,5173,5863,8623,9323,6943,1332,4561,9531,3971,044863778

Gender

 Male 26,539 49%
 Female 27,908 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,641 56.3%
 Black Or African American 12,006 22.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 557 1.0%
 Asian 1,097 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.1%
 Other Race 7,814 14.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,294 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner649232,0592,7542,2821,398868342
Renter5271,8721,7661,425960663333145
Total5912,7953,8254,1793,2422,0611,201487

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,196 45%
 Single Guardian 4,763 26%
 Singles 4,293 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1,129 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,986 60%
 Households with Kids 7,395 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male441414450372419426427374399393417435403413413444437472426413
Female393399365384425367370403353388386401400416397385402556516509
Total8348138157568447937977777527818038368038298108298391,028942922

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12550 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12550 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12550 real estate data, the median home value of $255,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12550 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12550 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,239 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 163 0.3%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 790 1.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 231 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,993 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,697 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,691 38%
 Households Vacant 1,961 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 753 38.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 1.9%
 For Sale Only 297 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 731 37.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 602 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,838 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,921 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,438 31%
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 $56,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12550 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. Residents in ZIP code 12550 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12550 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 17,620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,420 25%
 No Earnings 13,788 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 17,620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,420 25%
 No Earnings 13,788 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,757 81.6%
 Public transportation 1,231 5.1%
 Taxicab 1,012 4.2%
 Motorcycle 47 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,314 5.4%
 Worked at Home 846 3.5%
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 3,074 19.2%
 High School Graduate 8,618 53.9%
 Associate's degree 1,022 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,909 11.9%
 Master's degree 1,030 6.4%
 Professional school degree 237 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 108 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,556 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 658 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,158 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12550

ZIP Code 12550 is in the Newburgh City School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12550.

Newburgh Free Academy North Campus
301 Robinson Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Newburgh City School District
Middle Hope Elementary School
62 Overlook Dr
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Marlboro Central School District
East Coldenham Elementary School
286route 17k
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Balmville School
5144route 9w
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Fostertown Etc Magnet School
364 Fostertown Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Gardnertown Fundamental Magnet School
6 Plattekill Turnpike
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Gams High Tech Magnet School
300 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Meadow Hill Global Explorations Magnet School
124 Meadow Hill Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Horizon-On-The-Hudson Magnet School
137 Montgomery St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
South Middle School
3363 Monument St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Newburgh Free Academy-Main Campus
201 Fullerton Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newburgh City School District
Bishop Dunn Memorial
50 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sacred Heart School
24 S Robinson Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Leptondale Christian Academy
1771 Route 300
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nora Cronin Presentation Academy
69 Bay View Ter
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
San Miguel Academy of Newburgh
241 Liberty St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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