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ZIP Code 12734

Primary City:Ferndale, NY (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (11:40am)
Coordinates:41.74, -74.75
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12734. 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 12734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12734, 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:
Ferndale, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12734 is located in south 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 12734 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12734 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 867
Population Density 63 people per sq mi
Housing Units 555
Median Home Value $201,900
Land Area 13.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 350
Median Household Income $29,779

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1711313142312539303438343024171585
Female22182020292428212441332723222215610
Total392951517155536054757161534639301415

Gender

 Male 462 53%
 Female 405 47%
Gender

Race

 White 728 84.0%
 Black Or African American 26 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.5%
 Asian 12 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 77 8.9%
 Two Or More Races 20 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner116305148412912
Renter1622272814960
Total1738577962503512

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 163 47%
 Single Guardian 60 17%
 Singles 93 27%
 Singles With Roommate 34 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 254 73%
 Households with Kids 96 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male48320325136859469753
Female93035621444264366328
Total131135594657101011137121510711

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12734 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12734 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 12734 real estate data, the median home value of $201,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12734 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12734 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12734 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 867 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 121 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 107 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 122 22%
 Households Vacant 205 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 8 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 160 78%
 For Migrant Workers 2 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 19 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 62 65%
 2 Bedroom 18 19%
 3+ Bedroom 15 16%
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 $29,779 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12734 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12734 are able to work from home than most places in 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 12734 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 237 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 25%
 No Earnings 294 41%
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 237 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 181 25%
 No Earnings 294 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 330 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 34 9%
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 56 17%
 High School Graduate 101 31%
 Associate's degree 52 16%
 Bachelor's degree 71 22%
 Master's degree 29 9%
 Professional school degree 14 4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 75 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 6 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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