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ZIP Code 12578

Primary City:Salt Point, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Pleasant Valley
County: Dutchess County
Timezone: Eastern (2:21am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.80, -73.80
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12578

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12578. 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 12578. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12578, 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:
Salt Point, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12578 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12578 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 12578 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 large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12578 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,411
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 979
Median Home Value $310,100
Land Area 15.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 871
Median Household Income $92,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55545100
5-98465149
10-148895183
15-199188179
20-246572137
25-29463581
30-34485199
35-395560115
40-44100105205
45-49119124243
50-54117134251
55-59126104230
60-647682158
65-69444791
70-74433275
75-79262450
80-84161834
85 Plus112031

Gender

 Male 1,210 50%
 Female 1,201 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,303 95.5%
 Black Or African American 34 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 34 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 15 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 21 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24279
25-34382664
35-4411533148
45-5421640256
55-6419727224
65-7486995
75-8451657
85 Plus14418

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 572 66%
 Single Guardian 77 9%
 Singles 173 20%
 Singles With Roommate 49 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 582 67%
 Households with Kids 289 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
161016
210717
3111122
4201131
5131225
6151227
7181129
8141529
9241539
10161127
11172643
12152237
13171532
14232144
15202242
16181735
17221840
18132033
19181129
20171027

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12578 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12578 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12578 real estate data, the median home value of $310,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12578. Rentals in 12578 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 12578 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,363 98%
 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 48 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 519 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 200 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 152 16%
 Households Vacant 108 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 13 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 62 57%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 15 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 32 19%
 2 Bedroom 69 41%
 3+ Bedroom 67 40%
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 $92,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12578 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12578 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 12578 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,027 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 612 27%
 No Earnings 632 28%
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 1,027 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 612 27%
 No Earnings 632 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,430 97.4%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 1.0%
 Worked at Home 22 1.5%
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 81 7%
 High School Graduate 535 49%
 Associate's degree 154 14%
 Bachelor's degree 188 17%
 Master's degree 82 8%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 53 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 401 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 88 17.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 3.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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