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ZIP Code 12816

Primary City:Cambridge, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (12:41pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.1, -73.4
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12816

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12816. 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 12816. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12816, 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:
Cambridge, NY
Unacceptable:
Center Cambridge, Coila

Stats and Demographics for the 12816 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12816 is located in east 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 12816 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12816 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,610
Population Density 73 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,400
Median Home Value $166,300
Land Area 63.16 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,902
Median Household Income $50,365

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1361551291461161018612216216921019715713794735237
Female11211813514710988126126143190209194174126100837873
Total248273264293225189212248305359419391331263194156130110

Gender

 Male 2,279 49%
 Female 2,331 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,475 97.1%
 Black Or African American 41 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.1%
 Asian 24 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 4 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner137820034733722615949
Renter4188679378663624
Total5416626744041529219573

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 978 51%
 Single Guardian 242 13%
 Singles 548 29%
 Singles With Roommate 134 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,380 73%
 Households with Kids 522 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2927262628353038242436311721352640301530
Female1632242129172921222527282332303533242519
Total4559504757525959464963594053656173544049

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12816 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12816 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12816 real estate data, the median home value of $166,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12816 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12816 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12816 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,576 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 34 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 841 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 568 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 493 21%
 Households Vacant 498 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 10.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 40 8.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 346 69.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 46 9.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 44 10%
 1 Bedroom 162 35%
 2 Bedroom 136 30%
 3+ Bedroom 116 25%
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 $50,365 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12816 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 12816. 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 1,351 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 907 25%
 No Earnings 1,423 39%
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 1,351 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 907 25%
 No Earnings 1,423 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,647 86.3%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 5 0.3%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 122 6.4%
 Worked at Home 135 7.1%
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 223 14%
 High School Graduate 826 51%
 Associate's degree 115 7%
 Bachelor's degree 222 14%
 Master's degree 103 6%
 Professional school degree 81 5%
 Doctorate degree 36 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 659 86.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 30 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 70 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12816

ZIP Code 12816 is in the Cambridge Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12816.

Cambridge Junior-Senior High School
24 South Park St
Cambridge, NY 12816
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cambridge Central School District
Cambridge Elementary School
24 South Park St
Cambridge, NY 12816
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cambridge Central School District

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