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ZIP Code 12743

Post Office City:Highland Lake, NY (View All Cities)
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (11:00am)
Coordinates:41.55, -74.84
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12743

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Primary/preferred city:
Highland Lake, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12743 is located in southern 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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 58412
5-9141529
10-1461319
15-19131427
20-2412820
25-2961218
30-3411819
35-399817
40-44201333
45-49191635
50-54231336
55-59121628
60-64131427
65-6912921
70-7461016
75-79628
80-84189
85 Plus7815

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


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24011
25-349918
35-4421728
45-54281240
55-6423730
65-7420626
75-849211
85 Plus11112

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


MaleFemaleTotal
1213
2101
3000
4325
5257
6213
7437
8505
9167
10404
11022
12033
13167
14123
15347
16268
17123
18415
19314
20112

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 population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 15%
 High School Graduate 129 49%
 Associate's degree 22 8%
 Bachelor's degree 23 9%
 Master's degree 35 13%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 13 5%
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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