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ZIP Code 12550

Post Office City:Newburgh, NY (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (8:25am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.54, -74.05
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12550

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 12550. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 12550 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:
Newburgh, NY
Unacceptable:
Balmville, Town Branch

Stats and Demographics for the 12550 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12550 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 12550 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12550 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 54,447
Population Density 1,568 people per sq mi
Housing Units 20,342
Median Home Value $255,000
Land Area 34.72 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,381
Median Household Income $56,444

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,1281,9614,089
5-92,0451,9183,963
10-142,0611,9914,052
15-192,1922,2564,448
20-241,9512,0253,976
25-291,8271,8773,704
30-341,7361,7813,517
35-391,7511,8353,586
40-441,8552,0073,862
45-491,9242,0083,932
50-541,8361,8583,694
55-591,4871,6463,133
60-641,1641,2922,456
65-699121,0411,953
70-746407571,397
75-794406041,044
80-84352511863
85 Plus238540778

Gender

 Male 26,539 49%
 Female 27,908 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,641 56.3%
 Black Or African American 12,006 22.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 557 1.0%
 Asian 1,097 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.1%
 Other Race 7,814 14.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,294 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2464527591
25-349231,8722,795
35-442,0591,7663,825
45-542,7541,4254,179
55-642,2829603,242
65-741,3986632,061
75-848683331,201
85 Plus342145487

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,196 45%
 Single Guardian 4,763 26%
 Singles 4,293 23%
 Singles With Roommate 1,129 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,986 60%
 Households with Kids 7,395 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1441393834
2414399813
3450365815
4372384756
5419425844
6426367793
7427370797
8374403777
9399353752
10393388781
11417386803
12435401836
13403400803
14413416829
15413397810
16444385829
17437402839
184725561,028
19426516942
20413509922

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12550 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12550 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12550 real estate data, the median home value of $255,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12550 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12550 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12550 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 53,239 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 12 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 163 0.3%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 790 1.5%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 231 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,993 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,697 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,691 38%
 Households Vacant 1,961 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 753 38.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 38 1.9%
 For Sale Only 297 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 90 4.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 731 37.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 602 8%
 1 Bedroom 1,838 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,921 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,438 31%
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 $56,444 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12550 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. Residents in ZIP code 12550 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12550 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,420 25%
 No Earnings 13,788 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 17,620 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,420 25%
 No Earnings 13,788 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,757 81.6%
 Public transportation 1,231 5.1%
 Taxicab 1,012 4.2%
 Motorcycle 47 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,314 5.4%
 Worked at Home 846 3.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

For more information, see Newburgh, NY public school enrollment.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 6,819 20.1%
 High School Graduate 17,417 51.2%
 Associate's degree 2,418 7.1%
 Bachelor's degree 4,176 12.3%
 Master's degree 2,561 7.5%
 Professional school degree 421 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 183 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,556 85.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 658 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,158 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12550

ZIP Code 12550 is in the following school districts: Valley Central School District (Montgomery), Newburgh City School District, Newburgh Preparatory Charter High School District, and Private. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12550.

East Coldenham Elementary School
286 Rt 17k
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Valley Central School District (Montgomery)
Balmville School
5144 Rt 9w
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Fostertown Etc Magnet School
364 Fostertown Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Gardnertown Fundamental Magnet School
6 Plattekill Tpke
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Gams High Tech Magnet School
300 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Meadow Hill Global Explorations Magnet School
124 Meadow Hill Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Horizon-On-The-Hudson Magnet School
137 Montgomery St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
South Middle School
33-63 Monument St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Newburgh City School District
Newburgh Preparatory Charter High School
471 Broadway
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newburgh Preparatory Charter High School District
Newburgh Free Academy
201 Fullerton Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Newburgh City School District
Bishop Dunn Memorial
50 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Leptondale Christian Academy
1771 Route 300
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Nora Cronin Presentation Academy
69 Bay View Ter
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private
San Miguel Academy of Newburgh
245 Renwick St
Newburgh, NY 12550
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Private

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