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ZIP Code 12920

Primary City:Chateaugay, NY (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (9:25pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -74.1
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12920

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12920. 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 12920. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12920, 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:
Chateaugay, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12920 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12920 is located in northeast New York and covers a slightly higher 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 12920 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 large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12920 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,842
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,544
Median Home Value $86,400
Land Area 92.79 sq mi
Water Area 1.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,093
Median Household Income $47,931

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male936782961011339110211614712594676855402811
Female70718999697457719811110294807359533323
Total163138171195170207148173214258227188147141114936134

Gender

 Male 1,516 53%
 Female 1,326 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,659 93.6%
 Black Or African American 126 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.5%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.2%
 Other Race 14 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner11641352221731379516
Renter216443312532159
Total3212817825319816911025

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 569 52%
 Single Guardian 178 16%
 Singles 279 26%
 Singles With Roommate 67 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 747 68%
 Households with Kids 346 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1714202616111215131818141715162517162220
Female1515161316141312161217161727241928131513
Total3229363932252527293035303442404445293733

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12920 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12920 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12920 real estate data, the median home value of $86,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12920 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12920 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12920 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,617 92.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 201 7.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 485 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 368 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 240 16%
 Households Vacant 451 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.9%
 For Sale Only 19 4.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 324 71.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 17.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 34 15%
 2 Bedroom 72 33%
 3+ Bedroom 114 52%
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 $47,931 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12920 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12920 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 760 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 587 25%
 No Earnings 1,005 43%
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 760 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 587 25%
 No Earnings 1,005 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 939 90%
 Public transportation 9 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 69 7%
 Worked at Home 24 2%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 213 17.7%
 High School Graduate 817 68.0%
 Associate's degree 54 4.5%
 Bachelor's degree 56 4.7%
 Master's degree 47 3.9%
 Professional school degree 10 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 389 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 3%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12920

ZIP Code 12920 is in the Chateaugay Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12920.

Chateaugay Elementary School
42 River St
Chateaugay, NY 12920
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chateaugay Central School District
Chateaugay High School
42 River St
Chateaugay, NY 12920
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chateaugay Central School District

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