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ZIP Code 12845

Primary City:Lake George, NY (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Eastern (10:10pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.4, -73.7
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12845

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12845. 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 12845. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12845, 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:
Lake George, NY
Unacceptable:
Assembly Point

Stats and Demographics for the 12845 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12845 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 12845 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 12845 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,842
Population Density 109 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,744
Median Home Value $255,600
Land Area 44.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,085
Median Household Income $70,341

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7611015715014314511512217120222024920516597615337
Female911041291429410210911315920423224220614296866845
Total16721428629223724722423533040645249141130719314712182

Gender

 Male 2,478 51%
 Female 2,364 49%
Gender

Race

 White 4,662 96.3%
 Black Or African American 66 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 21 0.4%
 Asian 28 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 50 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner114915933643429815551
Renter4313710912697462212
Total5418626846253134417763

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,067 51%
 Single Guardian 264 13%
 Singles 631 30%
 Singles With Roommate 123 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,597 77%
 Households with Kids 488 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516141617162324302929383031263325333330
Female1622162321241620232229163329252736312320
Total3138303938403944535158546360516061645650

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12845 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12845 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12845 real estate data, the median home value of $255,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12845 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12845 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12845 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,670 96.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 157 3.2%
 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 15 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 921 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 572 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 592 16%
 Households Vacant 1,659 44%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 74 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.5%
 For Sale Only 59 3.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,428 86.1%
 For Migrant Workers 5 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 72 4.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 3%
 1 Bedroom 57 12%
 2 Bedroom 200 40%
 3+ Bedroom 220 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 $70,341 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12845 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 12845 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 1,746 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,114 26%
 No Earnings 1,426 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 1,746 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,114 26%
 No Earnings 1,426 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,135 91.7%
 Public transportation 15 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 4.3%
 Worked at Home 78 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 156 8%
 High School Graduate 767 40%
 Associate's degree 218 11%
 Bachelor's degree 337 18%
 Master's degree 276 15%
 Professional school degree 55 3%
 Doctorate degree 94 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 656 96.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 9 1.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12845

ZIP Code 12845 is in the Lake George Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12845.

Lake George Elementary School
69 Sun Valley Dr
Lake George, NY 12845
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lake George Central School District
Lake George Junior-Senior High School
381 Canada St
Lake George, NY 12845
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lake George Central School District

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