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ZIP Code 12859

Primary City:Porter Corners, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Greenfield
County: Saratoga County
Timezone: Eastern (1:25pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.18, -73.92
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12859. 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 12859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12859, 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:
Porter Corners, NY
Acceptable:
Porter Cors

Stats and Demographics for the 12859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12859 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 12859 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12859 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,220
Population Density 101 people per sq mi
Housing Units 899
Median Home Value $196,800
Land Area 22.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 815
Median Household Income $59,886

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6976866763725977961051057358463813310
Female748574715762688395988591545022131012
Total1431611601381201341271601912031901641129660261322

Gender

 Male 1,116 50%
 Female 1,104 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,172 97.8%
 Black Or African American 14 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.0%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 27 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1374152196155862714
Renter737261111510
Total20111178207166912814

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 501 61%
 Single Guardian 142 17%
 Singles 126 15%
 Singles With Roommate 46 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 508 62%
 Households with Kids 307 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8141219217141420181918161512141611145
Female19131215231718151214129172216132114715
Total2727243444243229323231273337282737252120

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12859 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12859 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 12859 real estate data, the median home value of $196,800 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 12859. Rentals in 12859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,214 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 6 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 497 55%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 220 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 98 11%
 Households Vacant 84 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 35 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 11 14%
 3+ Bedroom 70 86%
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 $59,886 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12859 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 12859 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 858 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 21%
 No Earnings 556 31%
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 858 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 382 21%
 No Earnings 556 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 996 88%
 Public transportation 15 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 5%
 Worked at Home 71 6%
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 103 12%
 High School Graduate 429 52%
 Associate's degree 56 7%
 Bachelor's degree 157 19%
 Master's degree 48 6%
 Professional school degree 9 1%
 Doctorate degree 29 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 381 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 45 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 32 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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