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ZIP Code 12955

Primary City:Lyon Mountain, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ellenburg
County: Clinton County
Timezone: Eastern (3:12pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.78, -73.95
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12955

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12955. 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 12955. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12955, 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:
Lyon Mountain, NY
Acceptable:
Merrill

Stats and Demographics for the 12955 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12955 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 12955 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12955 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 381
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 361
Median Home Value $90,900
Land Area 30.69 sq mi
Water Area 4.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 166
Median Household Income $60,078

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male12131113769147182216211010330
Female51011124115111422151619810445
Total172322251117142521403732401820775

Gender

 Male 195 51%
 Female 186 49%
Gender

Race

 White 368 96.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.8%
 Asian 2 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0819334322122
Renter32883120
Total31027414623142

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 83 50%
 Single Guardian 24 14%
 Singles 49 30%
 Singles With Roommate 10 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 121 73%
 Households with Kids 45 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11250322642041243133
Female11201221404421232320
Total224515431046462475453

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12955 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12955 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12955 real estate data, the median home value of $90,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12955. Rentals in 12955 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12955 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 381 100%
 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 73 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 66 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 7%
 Households Vacant 195 54%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 178 91.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 8.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 33%
 3+ Bedroom 6 67%
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 $60,078 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12955 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 12955 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 13%
 No Earnings 159 49%
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 123 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 42 13%
 No Earnings 159 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 128 88%
 Public transportation 4 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 13 9%
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 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 20 13%
 High School Graduate 100 67%
 Associate's degree 6 4%
 Bachelor's degree 17 11%
 Master's degree 6 4%
 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 57 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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