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ZIP Code 12873

Primary City:Shushan, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (8:50am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.12, -73.32
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12873

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12873. 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 12873. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12873, 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:
Shushan, NY
Unacceptable:
Eagleville

Stats and Demographics for the 12873 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12873 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 12873 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 12873 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 736
Population Density 35 people per sq mi
Housing Units 406
Median Home Value $163,800
Land Area 21.12 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 330
Median Household Income $41,786

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1420211914151915242929443323191759
Female1310171416161515282047402928152888
Total273038333031343052497684625134451317

Gender

 Male 369 50%
 Female 367 50%
Gender

Race

 White 708 96.2%
 Black Or African American 6 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.4%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner010336386543612
Renter312636321
Total322396692573813

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 174 53%
 Single Guardian 35 11%
 Singles 97 29%
 Singles With Roommate 24 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 258 78%
 Households with Kids 72 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male32115262534554446234
Female12431241213643236127
Total445464103747119767123511

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12873 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12873 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12873 real estate data, the median home value of $163,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12873 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12873 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12873 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 730 99%
 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 6 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 159 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 135 33%
 Renter Occupied Households 36 9%
 Households Vacant 76 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 6 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 4 13%
 3+ Bedroom 26 87%
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 $41,786 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12873 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12873 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 12873 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 179 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 193 31%
 No Earnings 253 40%
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 179 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 193 31%
 No Earnings 253 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 241 83%
 Public transportation 10 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 2%
 Worked at Home 35 12%
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 26 9%
 High School Graduate 166 61%
 Associate's degree 24 9%
 Bachelor's degree 43 16%
 Master's degree 15 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 22 45%
 Enrolled in Private School 10 20%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 35%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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