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ZIP Code 12586

Primary City:Walden, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (9:02pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.56, -74.18
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12586

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12586. 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 12586. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12586, 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:
Walden, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12586 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12586 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 12586 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12586 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,540
Population Density 529 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,740
Median Home Value $245,900
Land Area 23.71 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,377
Median Household Income $64,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male411434462526413365383391486513454429349204130967563
Female392421465457382376376445547552500405339226150115106102
Total8038559279837957417598361,0331,065954834688430280211181165

Gender

 Male 6,184 49%
 Female 6,356 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,518 83.9%
 Black Or African American 946 7.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.2%
 Asian 203 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.0%
 Other Race 460 3.7%
 Two Or More Races 386 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2526769485469434421086
Renter85281263224192775229
Total1105489571,078886421262115

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,343 54%
 Single Guardian 850 19%
 Singles 898 21%
 Singles With Roommate 286 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,650 61%
 Households with Kids 1,727 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male708187938881779098757789113108113931241039395
Female7271858477928076969296851029087104100838389
Total142152172177165173157166194167173174215198200197224186176184

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12586 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12586 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12586 real estate data, the median home value of $245,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12586 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12586 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12586 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,318 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 222 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,439 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 735 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,203 25%
 Households Vacant 363 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 131 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 90 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 95 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 550 38%
 2 Bedroom 429 29%
 3+ Bedroom 477 33%
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 $64,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12586 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. Most commuters in 12586 can expect to fall in that range. 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 4,306 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,828 29%
 No Earnings 2,759 28%
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 4,306 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,828 29%
 No Earnings 2,759 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,830 91.2%
 Public transportation 139 2.2%
 Taxicab 21 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 268 4.2%
 Worked at Home 138 2.2%
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 390 10%
 High School Graduate 2,212 56%
 Associate's degree 353 9%
 Bachelor's degree 487 12%
 Master's degree 376 10%
 Professional school degree 71 2%
 Doctorate degree 61 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,352 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 230 8.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 298 10.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12586

ZIP Code 12586 is in the Valley Central School District (Montgomery). There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12586.

Walden Elementary School
75 Orchard St
Walden, NY 12586
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Most Precious Blood School
180 Ulster Ave
Walden, NY 12586
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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