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ZIP Code 12198

Post Office City:Wynantskill, NY (View All Cities)
County: Rensselaer County
Timezone: Eastern (11:43pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.68, -73.64
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12198

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 12198. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 12198 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Wynantskill, NY
Unacceptable:
North Greenbush

Stats and Demographics for the 12198 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12198 is located in eastern 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 12198 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12198 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,903
Population Density 604 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,281
Median Home Value $193,100
Land Area 13.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.25 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,123
Median Household Income $82,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5214205419
5-9254269523
10-14294296590
15-19278222500
20-24191208399
25-29192172364
30-34222238460
35-39248257505
40-44296301597
45-49323355678
50-54308336644
55-59299294593
60-64252258510
65-69168178346
70-74124123247
75-7991135226
80-846683149
85 Plus50103153

Gender

 Male 3,870 49%
 Female 4,033 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,588 96.0%
 Black Or African American 85 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15 0.2%
 Asian 81 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24135164
25-34241127368
35-4446395558
45-54654104758
55-6457457631
65-7432747374
75-8422939268
85 Plus8319102

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,735 56%
 Single Guardian 471 15%
 Singles 744 24%
 Singles With Roommate 173 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,084 67%
 Households with Kids 1,039 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1424082
2385290
3394483
4474087
5445195
6484694
74765112
85749106
95858116
105370123
115746103
126360123
136157118
146063123
157042112
165945104
175350103
18514899
19453782
20424789

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12198 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12198 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1950s. Looking at 12198 real estate data, the median home value of $193,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12198 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12198 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12198 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,897 99.9%
 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 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,828 56%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 756 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 539 16%
 Households Vacant 158 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 2%
 For Sale Only 24 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 43 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 2%
 1 Bedroom 64 15%
 2 Bedroom 199 47%
 3+ Bedroom 154 36%
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 $82,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12198 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 12198 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.

For more information, see Wynantskill, NY poverty.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,066 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,594 26%
 No Earnings 1,563 25%
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 3,066 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,594 26%
 No Earnings 1,563 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,001 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 2%
 Worked at Home 162 4%
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 355 7%
 High School Graduate 2,208 40%
 Associate's degree 887 16%
 Bachelor's degree 1,172 21%
 Master's degree 656 12%
 Professional school degree 137 3%
 Doctorate degree 46 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,527 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 85 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12198

ZIP Code 12198 is in the following school districts: Wynantskill Union Free School District and Private. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12198.

Gardner-Dickinson School
25 East Ave
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wynantskill Union Free School District
St Jude the Apostle School
42 Dana Ave
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Robert C Parker School
4254 Ny Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY 12198
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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