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ZIP Code 12481

Primary City:Shokan, NY (View All Cities)
County: Ulster County
Timezone: Eastern (5:26pm)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.98, -74.22
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12481

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12481. 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 12481. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12481, 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:
Shokan, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12481 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12481 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 12481 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. 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 12481 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,356
Population Density 108 people per sq mi
Housing Units 704
Median Home Value $268,600
Land Area 12.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 600
Median Household Income $54,362

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5222648
5-9332962
10-14373269
15-19583997
20-24293564
25-29183250
30-34251742
35-39283159
40-44413778
45-496565130
50-546174135
55-596879147
60-646554119
65-69365490
70-74312657
75-79292453
80-84201434
85 Plus81422

Gender

 Male 674 50%
 Female 682 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,256 93%
 Black Or African American 32 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 14 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 17 1%
 Two Or More Races 37 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24358
25-34161935
35-44521668
45-5413231163
55-6414324167
65-7476985
75-8453760
85 Plus13114

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 291 49%
 Single Guardian 96 16%
 Singles 172 29%
 Singles With Roommate 41 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 446 74%
 Households with Kids 154 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
141014
26713
3101
45712
56410
65914
78513
86410
98715
1010818
113811
12448
1313821
147411
1512820
1611718
17161228
186713
1913518
207613

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12481 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12481 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 12481 real estate data, the median home value of $268,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12481 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12481 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12481 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,356 100%
 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 294 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 194 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 112 16%
 Households Vacant 104 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 12 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 36 47%
 2 Bedroom 41 53%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $54,362 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12481 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. However, that is not the case in 12481. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 473 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 30%
 No Earnings 272 26%
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 473 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 317 30%
 No Earnings 272 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 655 97%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 18 3%
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 39 8%
 High School Graduate 226 49%
 Associate's degree 53 12%
 Bachelor's degree 34 7%
 Master's degree 61 13%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 47 10%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 92 59%
 Enrolled in Private School 65 41%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Nearby ZIP Codes