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ZIP Code 12743

Primary City:Highland Lake, NY (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (4:58am)
Coordinates:41.55, -74.84
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12743. 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 12743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12743, 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:
Highland Lake, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12743 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 12743 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 families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12743 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 389
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 333
Median Home Value $187,100
Land Area 8.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.62 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 166
Median Household Income $49,861

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8146131261192019231213126617
Female4151314812881316131614910288
Total1229192720181917333536282721168915

Gender

 Male 198 51%
 Female 191 49%
Gender

Race

 White 367 94.3%
 Black Or African American 4 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 4 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 11 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0921282320911
Renter197127621
Total118284030261112

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 68 41%
 Single Guardian 31 19%
 Singles 48 29%
 Singles With Roommate 19 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 124 75%
 Households with Kids 42 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male21032245140011321431
Female10025130602362462111
Total31057375742373783542

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12743 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12743 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 12743 real estate data, the median home value of $187,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 12743 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 389 100%
 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 78 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 43 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 45 14%
 Households Vacant 167 50%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 4 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 147 88%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 43 77%
 3+ Bedroom 13 23%
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 $49,861 is compared to the rest of the country.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12743 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 85 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 32%
 No Earnings 97 36%
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 85 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 32%
 No Earnings 97 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 126 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 3%
 Worked at Home 12 8%
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. 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 35 24%
 High School Graduate 58 40%
 Associate's degree 22 15%
 Bachelor's degree 8 6%
 Master's degree 9 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 13 9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 74 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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