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ZIP Code 12847

Primary City:Long Lake, NY (View All Cities)
County: Hamilton County
Timezone: Eastern (11:12pm)
Coordinates:43.9, -74.6
ZIP (~21 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12847

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12847. 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 12847. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12847, 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:
Long Lake, NY
Unacceptable:
Brandreth, Sabattis

Stats and Demographics for the 12847 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12847 is located in north New York and covers an extremely large 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 12847 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12847 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 605
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,316
Median Home Value $263,300
Land Area 440.59 sq mi
Water Area 37.93 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 293
Median Household Income $58,906

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 51Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1613126151510132229303527311713122
Female851312814119212129352028172268
Total241825182329212243505970475934351810

Gender

 Male 318 53%
 Female 287 47%
Gender

Race

 White 582 96.2%
 Black Or African American 12 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 3 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 7 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner01132405350366
Renter51581413433
Total52640546654399

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 151 52%
 Single Guardian 21 7%
 Singles 92 31%
 Singles With Roommate 29 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 242 83%
 Households with Kids 51 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33254314134032311101
Female23020021211146514201
Total56274335345178825302

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12847 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12847 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12847 real estate data, the median home value of $263,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12847. Rentals in 12847 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12847 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 581 96%
 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 24 4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 106 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 122 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 5%
 Households Vacant 1,023 78%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 1.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 12 1.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 989 96.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 0.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 35%
 3+ Bedroom 20 65%
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 $58,906 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12847 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. 12847 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. 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 12847 can expect to fall in that range. 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 134 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 27%
 No Earnings 239 47%
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 134 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 135 27%
 No Earnings 239 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 125 64%
 Public transportation 2 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 54 28%
 Worked at Home 15 8%
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 39 16%
 High School Graduate 95 40%
 Associate's degree 41 17%
 Bachelor's degree 28 12%
 Master's degree 30 13%
 Professional school degree 4 2%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 61 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12847

ZIP Code 12847 is in the Long Lake Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12847.

Long Lake Central School
20 School Ln
Long Lake, NY 12847
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Long Lake Central School District

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