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ZIP Code 12783

Primary City:Swan Lake, NY (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (7:15am)
Coordinates:41.74, -74.84
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12783

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12783. 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 12783. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12783, 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:
Swan Lake, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12783 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12783 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 12783 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12783 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,668
Population Density 50 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,308
Median Home Value $169,000
Land Area 33.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 622
Median Household Income $51,121

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male41225361807457505810010472474841242310
Female333429493931383143726660484329252310
Total7456821101191059581101172170132959170494620

Gender

 Male 965 58%
 Female 703 42%
Gender

Race

 White 1,410 84.5%
 Black Or African American 129 7.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.7%
 Asian 13 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 65 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 40 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7294412499945613
Renter13342641231261
Total2063701651221066214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 289 46%
 Single Guardian 86 14%
 Singles 184 30%
 Singles With Roommate 63 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 470 76%
 Households with Kids 152 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6810818463713101310898211512
Female6776123667728481110101172
Total1215171413111012101415181718191918322214

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12783 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12783 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12783 real estate data, the median home value of $169,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12783 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12783 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12783 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,467 88%
 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 201 12%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 242 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 224 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 156 12%
 Households Vacant 686 52%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 36 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 540 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 47 28%
 2 Bedroom 46 27%
 3+ Bedroom 75 45%
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 $51,121 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12783 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12783 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 12783 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 625 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 372 19%
 No Earnings 964 49%
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 625 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 372 19%
 No Earnings 964 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 590 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 4%
 Worked at Home 101 14%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 206 24.4%
 High School Graduate 454 53.7%
 Associate's degree 103 12.2%
 Bachelor's degree 42 5.0%
 Master's degree 34 4.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 192 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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