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ZIP Code 12553

Primary City:New Windsor, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (1:51am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.45, -74.07
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12553. 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 12553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12553, 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:
New Windsor, NY
Acceptable:
Newburgh

Stats and Demographics for the 12553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12553 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 12553 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 parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12553 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,438
Population Density 991 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,650
Median Home Value $261,400
Land Area 24.67 sq mi
Water Area 0.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,075
Median Household Income $71,608

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male778895874853749743717775966983944776621408274249198133
Female7767917937606987717108519641,070958848702530390345284261
Total1,5541,6861,6671,6131,4471,5141,4271,6261,9302,0531,9021,6241,323938664594482394

Gender

 Male 11,936 49%
 Female 12,502 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,185 74.4%
 Black Or African American 2,804 11.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 57 0.2%
 Asian 899 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.0%
 Other Race 1,607 6.6%
 Two Or More Races 877 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner375381,3361,7621,381787584183
Renter1726604864913391779745
Total2091,1981,8222,2531,720964681228

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,788 53%
 Single Guardian 1,555 17%
 Singles 2,232 25%
 Singles With Roommate 500 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,784 64%
 Households with Kids 3,291 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male136145173173178190192170165188184170164168169189183142170152
Female145149174157156143156182154170163146152162162176166140116135
Total281294347330334333348352319358347316316330331365349282286287

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12553 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12553 were primarily built in the 1960s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12553 real estate data, the median home value of $261,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12553 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12553 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 12553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,176 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 59 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 94 0.4%
 Other Noninstitutional 109 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,884 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,724 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,467 26%
 Households Vacant 575 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 193 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 131 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 141 25%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 655 27.2%
 2 Bedroom 888 36.8%
 3+ Bedroom 857 35.6%
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 $71,608 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12553 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 12553. 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 9,527 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,318 21%
 No Earnings 6,338 31%
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 9,527 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,318 21%
 No Earnings 6,338 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,933 88.2%
 Public transportation 556 4.5%
 Taxicab 129 1.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 413 3.3%
 Worked at Home 362 2.9%
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 988 12.3%
 High School Graduate 4,163 51.7%
 Associate's degree 588 7.3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,459 18.1%
 Master's degree 684 8.5%
 Professional school degree 147 1.8%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,106 85.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 433 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 247 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12553

ZIP Code 12553 is in the Newburgh City School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12553.

New Windsor School
175 Quassaick Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Temple Hill School
525 Union Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Vails Gate High Tech Magnet School
400 Old Forge Hill Rd
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Heritage Middle School
405 Union Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Little Britain Elementary School
1160 Little Britain Rd
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washingtonville Central School District
Cornwall Central High School
10 Dragon Dr
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Cornwall Central School District
Kaplan Career Academy
623 Blooming Grove Turnpike
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Greenburgh-North Castle Union Free School District
Little Harvard
63 Lawrence Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Windsor Academy
271 Quassaick Ave
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hudson Hills Academy
1145 Little Britain Rd Ste 100
New Windsor, NY 12553
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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