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ZIP Code 12937

Primary City:Fort Covington, NY (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (11:08pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.95, -74.49
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12937

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12937. 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 12937. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12937, 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:
Fort Covington, NY
Acceptable:
Ft Covington

Stats and Demographics for the 12937 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12937 is located in north 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 12937 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of seniors 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 12937 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,572
Population Density 48 people per sq mi
Housing Units 718
Median Home Value $70,600
Land Area 32.73 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 631
Median Household Income $41,324

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male46635261413441435560664748472832158
Female495640493843415345667058314830322016
Total951199211079778296100126136105799558643524

Gender

 Male 787 50%
 Female 785 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,322 84.1%
 Black Or African American 9 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 11.1%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 66 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63688118101885613
Renter1537172769104
Total2173105145107976617

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 325 52%
 Single Guardian 106 17%
 Singles 161 26%
 Singles With Roommate 39 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 439 70%
 Households with Kids 192 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12791011179818611129141119913913
Female96715810151310485914129121244
Total2113162519272421281019171828232821251317

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12937 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12937 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12937 real estate data, the median home value of $70,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12937 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12937 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12937 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,572 100%
 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 226 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 280 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 125 17%
 Households Vacant 87 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 11 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 20 23%
 For Migrant Workers 1 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 10%
 1 Bedroom 38 19%
 2 Bedroom 60 30%
 3+ Bedroom 84 41%
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 $41,324 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12937 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. More commuters in 12937 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 433 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 27%
 No Earnings 464 38%
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 433 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 340 27%
 No Earnings 464 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 573 91%
 Public transportation 12 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 3%
 Worked at Home 24 4%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 95 17.2%
 High School Graduate 345 62.4%
 Associate's degree 39 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 50 9.0%
 Master's degree 18 3.3%
 Professional school degree 3 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 316 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12937

ZIP Code 12937 is in the Salmon River Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12937.

Salmon River Elementary School
637 Countyroute 1
Fort Covington, NY 12937
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salmon River Central School District
Salmon River Middle School
637 Countyroute 1
Fort Covington, NY 12937
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Salmon River Central School District
Salmon River High School
637 Countyroute 1
Fort Covington, NY 12937
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salmon River Central School District

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