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ZIP Code 10956

Primary City:New City, NY (View All Cities)
County: Rockland County
Timezone: Eastern (12:07am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.15, -73.99
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 10956

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 10956. 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 10956. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 10956, 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:
New City, NY
Unacceptable:
Clarkstown

Stats and Demographics for the 10956 ZIP Code

ZIP code 10956 is located in southeast 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 10956 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 10956 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,521
Population Density 1,949 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,600
Median Home Value $492,200
Land Area 16.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.36 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,344
Median Household Income $119,764

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57897111,500
5-91,1011,0252,126
10-141,2551,1912,446
15-191,2311,0562,287
20-247617091,470
25-296195731,192
30-345945781,172
35-397398781,617
40-441,1021,2712,373
45-491,3341,4162,750
50-541,3261,3382,664
55-591,1681,2612,429
60-641,1321,2612,393
65-698719141,785
70-745615791,140
75-79440554994
80-84310371681
85 Plus182320502

Gender

 Male 15,515 49%
 Female 16,006 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,756 78.5%
 Black Or African American 2,082 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.2%
 Asian 3,213 10.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 706 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 710 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24233154
25-34331156487
35-441,5271951,722
45-542,4282522,680
55-642,3551632,518
65-741,535821,617
75-848871131,000
85 Plus18086266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,582 73%
 Single Guardian 1,148 11%
 Singles 1,388 13%
 Singles With Roommate 226 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,255 60%
 Households with Kids 4,089 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1157133290
2177122299
3176167343
4162172334
5203193396
6221190411
7216207423
8236218454
9225217442
10236230466
11261228489
12258251509
13233258491
14267224491
15277258535
16306261567
17271247518
18208165373
19169125294
20151112263

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 10956 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 10956 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 10956 real estate data, the median home value of $492,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 10956. Rentals in 10956 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 10956 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,987 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 192 0.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 174 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 161 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,665 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,601 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,078 10%
 Households Vacant 256 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 45 17.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.8%
 For Sale Only 59 23.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 8.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 22.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 70 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 129 14%
 1 Bedroom 350 37%
 2 Bedroom 100 11%
 3+ Bedroom 357 38%
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 $119,764 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 10956 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. Residents in ZIP code 10956 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 10956. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,125 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,367 26%
 No Earnings 8,222 33%
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 10,125 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,367 26%
 No Earnings 8,222 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,503 86.3%
 Public transportation 1,004 6.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 14 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 297 2.1%
 Worked at Home 662 4.6%
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 707 7%
 High School Graduate 3,111 30%
 Associate's degree 697 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,978 29%
 Master's degree 1,682 16%
 Professional school degree 828 8%
 Doctorate degree 330 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,431 85.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 670 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 289 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 10956

ZIP Code 10956 is in the Clarkstown Central School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 10956.

Laurel Plains Elementary School
14 Teakwood Ln
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
Link Elementary School
51 Red Hill Rd
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
Little Tor Elementary School
56 Gregory St
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
New City Elementary School
60 Crestwood Dr
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
Woodglen Elementary School
121 Phillips Hill Rd
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
Summit Park Elementary School
925route 45
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: East Ramapo Central School District (Spring Valley)
Clarkstown North Senior High School
151 Congers Rd
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Clarkstown Central School District
St Augustine School
114 S Main St
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian School
384 New Hempstead Rd
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Hebrew Academy Ohr Menachem-Chabad
315 N Main St
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bais Chinuch L'Bonois
900 Route 45
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Monsey Beis Chaya Mushka-High School
315 N Main St
New City, NY 10956
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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