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ZIP Code 12828

Primary City:Fort Edward, NY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (2:47pm)
Coordinates:43.2, -73.6
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12828

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12828. 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 12828. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12828, 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:
Fort Edward, NY
Unacceptable:
Fort Miller

Stats and Demographics for the 12828 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12828 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 12828 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12828 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,448
Population Density 204 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,921
Median Home Value $126,600
Land Area 46.33 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,631
Median Household Income $54,253

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2652813033202982642632563354023803182722001431138873
Female274287303298270235275272377409382321258224176151151211
Total539568606618568499538528712811762639530424319264239284

Gender

 Male 4,574 48%
 Female 4,874 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,220 97.6%
 Black Or African American 56 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17 0.2%
 Asian 19 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 43 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 93 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3427447869959738625288
Renter9719216514078565639
Total131466643839675442308127

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,837 51%
 Single Guardian 686 19%
 Singles 846 23%
 Singles With Roommate 262 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,456 68%
 Households with Kids 1,175 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5652615054614563586463475970776666575464
Female7061554047496265645761725261525776565752
Total12611311690101110107128122121124119111131129123142113111116

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12828 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12828 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1990s. Looking at 12828 real estate data, the median home value of $126,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12828 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12828 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12828 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,217 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 191 2.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,789 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,019 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 823 21%
 Households Vacant 290 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 66 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 19%
 For Migrant Workers 4 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 78 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 33 4%
 1 Bedroom 75 10%
 2 Bedroom 310 41%
 3+ Bedroom 341 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 $54,253 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12828 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. More commuters in 12828 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,475 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,826 23%
 No Earnings 2,609 33%
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 3,475 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,826 23%
 No Earnings 2,609 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,205 91.5%
 Public transportation 25 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 38 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 135 2.9%
 Worked at Home 193 4.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 337 9.8%
 High School Graduate 2,306 66.9%
 Associate's degree 324 9.4%
 Bachelor's degree 379 11.0%
 Master's degree 93 2.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,475 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 140 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 94 5.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12828

ZIP Code 12828 is in the Fort Edward Union Free School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12828.

Fort Edward School
220 Broadway
Fort Edward, NY 12828
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Fort Edward Union Free School District
Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex Boces
1153 Burgoyne Ave
Fort Edward, NY 12828
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex Boces School District

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