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ZIP Code 12838

Primary City:Hartford, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (9:35am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.34, -73.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12838

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12838. 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 12838. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12838, 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:
Hartford, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12838 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12838 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 12838 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12838 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 608
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 262
Median Home Value $125,000
Land Area 5.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 243
Median Household Income $69,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17162221181319182725262818913644
Female1325192116141684227252323126851
Total3041414234273526695251514121191495

Gender

 Male 304 50%
 Female 304 50%
Gender

Race

 White 605 99.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner21737425021145
Renter41219126110
Total62956545622155

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 55%
 Single Guardian 39 16%
 Singles 53 22%
 Singles With Roommate 17 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 160 66%
 Households with Kids 83 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32473334325717269134
Female31617741653254217655
Total6310810107597896114716789

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12838 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12838 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12838 real estate data, the median home value of $125,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12838 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12838 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12838 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 608 100%
 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 126 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 21%
 Households Vacant 19 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 5 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 23%
 2 Bedroom 7 23%
 3+ Bedroom 16 53%
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 $69,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12838 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. 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 12838. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 217 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 131 26%
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 217 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 131 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 316 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 15 5%
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 47 21%
 High School Graduate 124 54%
 Associate's degree 19 8%
 Bachelor's degree 27 12%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 7 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 58 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12838

ZIP Code 12838 is in the Hartford Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12838.

Hartford Central School
4704 Stateroute 149
Hartford, NY 12838
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hartford Central School District

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