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ZIP Code 12857

Primary City:Olmstedville, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Minerva
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (1:03pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.8, -73.9
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12857

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12857. 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 12857. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12857, 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:
Olmstedville, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12857 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12857 is located in northeast 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 12857 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12857 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 498
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 494
Median Home Value $172,700
Land Area 42.93 sq mi
Water Area 0.55 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 218
Median Household Income $47,411

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male11121915711135182016271922141353
Female151211123141217201923152121131064
Total26243027102525223839394240432723117

Gender

 Male 250 50%
 Female 248 50%
Gender

Race

 White 481 96.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.4%
 Asian 6 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11823384940216
Renter15733120
Total22330415241236

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 125 57%
 Single Guardian 26 12%
 Singles 53 24%
 Singles With Roommate 14 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 161 74%
 Households with Kids 57 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male01523223232248332342
Female23342540111432414031
Total248657633436710746373

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12857 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12857 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12857 real estate data, the median home value of $172,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12857. Rentals in 12857 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12857 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 498 100%
 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 96 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 22 4%
 Households Vacant 276 56%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 8 2.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 260 94.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 1.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 3 8%
 2 Bedroom 2 5%
 3+ Bedroom 35 88%
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 $47,411 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12857 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. Most commuters in 12857 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 113 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 93 23%
 No Earnings 200 49%
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 113 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 93 23%
 No Earnings 200 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 165 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 8 4%
 Worked at Home 12 6%
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 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 45 22%
 High School Graduate 86 43%
 Associate's degree 29 14%
 Bachelor's degree 27 13%
 Master's degree 6 3%
 Professional school degree 3 1%
 Doctorate degree 6 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 79 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12857

ZIP Code 12857 is in the Minerva Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12857.

Minerva Central School
1466 Countyroute 29
Olmstedville, NY 12857
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Minerva Central School District

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