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ZIP Code 12997

Primary City:Wilmington, NY (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (9:28am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.4, -73.8
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12997

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12997. 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 12997. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12997, 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:
Wilmington, NY
Acceptable:
Whiteface Mountain, Whiteface Mtn

Stats and Demographics for the 12997 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12997 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 12997 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12997 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,239
Population Density 19 people per sq mi
Housing Units 827
Median Home Value $218,200
Land Area 65.24 sq mi
Water Area 0.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 536
Median Household Income $53,158

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male39303735372635365354535748351514116
Female233745372827453445534961452620191410
Total626782726553807098107102118936135332516

Gender

 Male 621 50%
 Female 618 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,215 98.1%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 9 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 9 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13069104103483711
Renter2036221623853
Total216691120126564214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 303 57%
 Single Guardian 47 9%
 Singles 142 26%
 Singles With Roommate 44 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 376 70%
 Households with Kids 160 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male81181944764857138611558
Female6537119575981251110118355
Total1416118201391411131617122418171981013

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12997 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12997 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12997 real estate data, the median home value of $218,200 is slightly higher 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 12997. Rentals in 12997 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12997 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,237 99.8%
 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 2 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 245 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 158 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 133 16%
 Households Vacant 291 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 29 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 215 74%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 31 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 20%
 2 Bedroom 77 52%
 3+ Bedroom 41 28%
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 $53,158 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12997 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 12997 can expect to fall in that range. 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 444 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 321 32%
 No Earnings 247 24%
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 444 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 321 32%
 No Earnings 247 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 563 88.2%
 Public transportation 1 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 44 6.9%
 Worked at Home 30 4.7%
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 37 9%
 High School Graduate 209 51%
 Associate's degree 21 5%
 Bachelor's degree 96 24%
 Master's degree 25 6%
 Professional school degree 11 3%
 Doctorate degree 9 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 216 92.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 18 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12997

ZIP Code 12997 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12997.

Adirondack Christian School
6065 Nys Route 86
Wilmington, NY 12997
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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