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ZIP Code 12858

Primary City:Paradox, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Schroon
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (3:44pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.87, -73.66
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12858

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12858. 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 12858. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12858, 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:
Paradox, NY
Acceptable:
Ticonderoga
Unacceptable:
Paradox Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 12858 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12858 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 12858 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12858 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 59
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 288
Median Home Value $450,000
Land Area 9.79 sq mi
Water Area 1.45 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 28
Median Household Income $62,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 60Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male002011300033441120
Female111222120135541021
Total113233420168982141

Gender

 Male 25 42%
 Female 34 58%
Gender

Race

 White 59 100%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 0 0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner130412431
Renter00000000
Total130412431

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 16 57%
 Single Guardian 2 7%
 Singles 7 25%
 Singles With Roommate 3 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 24 86%
 Households with Kids 4 14%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

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Male00000000001010000000
Female00100010001000110000
Total00100010002010110000

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12858 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12858 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12858 real estate data, the median home value of $450,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12858.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 59 100%
 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 14 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 14 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 0 0%
 Households Vacant 260 90%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 5 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 251 97%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $62,500 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12858 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. 12858 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12858 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 12858 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 55%
 No Earnings 23 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 0 0%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 28 55%
 No Earnings 23 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6 60%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 40%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 4 16%
 High School Graduate 3 12%
 Associate's degree 3 12%
 Bachelor's degree 3 12%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 12 48%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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