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ZIP Code 12740

Primary City:Grahamsville, NY (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (6:19pm)
Coordinates:41.9, -74.5
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12740. 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 12740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12740, 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:
Grahamsville, NY
Acceptable:
Sundown

Stats and Demographics for the 12740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12740 is located in south 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 12740 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12740 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,886
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,148
Median Home Value $204,600
Land Area 74.35 sq mi
Water Area 1.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 800
Median Household Income $56,411

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5443680
5-9514495
10-146462126
15-195968127
20-24363773
25-29423375
30-34384684
35-39405494
40-446857125
45-498497181
50-549687183
55-597476150
60-647165136
65-694856104
70-745657113
75-79303363
80-84231841
85 Plus122436

Gender

 Male 936 50%
 Female 950 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,788 94.8%
 Black Or African American 29 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.2%
 Asian 7 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 36 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2411213
25-34313364
35-448336119
45-5416243205
55-6415424178
65-7411014124
75-84561167
85 Plus26430

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 446 56%
 Single Guardian 94 12%
 Singles 218 27%
 Singles With Roommate 42 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 585 73%
 Households with Kids 215 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110515
218927
34711
47916
510616
691019
7121123
8111122
99615
10141125
11111324
1217825
13121628
14101424
15121729
16121830
17131528
1810919
1912921
207916

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12740 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12740 were primarily built in the 1970s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12740 real estate data, the median home value of $204,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12740 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12740 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,880 99.7%
 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 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 344 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 279 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 177 15%
 Households Vacant 348 30%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 4.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Sale Only 11 3.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 268 77.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 48 13.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 6%
 2 Bedroom 24 19%
 3+ Bedroom 93 75%
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 $56,411 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12740 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, 12740 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. However, that is not the case in 12740. 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 443 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 305 24%
 No Earnings 542 42%
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 443 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 305 24%
 No Earnings 542 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 596 93%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 40 6%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
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 46 9%
 High School Graduate 245 47%
 Associate's degree 77 15%
 Bachelor's degree 97 19%
 Master's degree 56 11%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 261 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 21 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12740

ZIP Code 12740 is in the Tri-Valley Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12740.

Tri-Valley Elementary School
34 Moore Hill Rd
Grahamsville, NY 12740
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Tri-Valley Central School District
Tri-Valley Secondary School
34 Moore Hill Rd
Grahamsville, NY 12740
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tri-Valley Central School District

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