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ZIP Code 12759

Primary City:Loch Sheldrake, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Fallsburg
County: Sullivan County
Timezone: Eastern (4:48am)
Area code: 845 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.78, -74.66
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12759

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12759. 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 12759. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12759, 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:
Loch Sheldrake, NY
Acceptable:
Loch Sheldrke

Stats and Demographics for the 12759 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12759 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 12759 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged 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 12759 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,649
Population Density 267 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,489
Median Home Value $83,700
Land Area 6.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 587
Median Household Income $37,902

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 33


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57065135
5-98561146
10-146559124
15-196273135
20-245659115
25-293971110
30-345153104
35-39524698
40-444657103
45-494963112
50-545657113
55-596149110
60-64474794
65-69302454
70-74152338
75-79151025
80-8410919
85 Plus21214

Gender

 Male 811 49%
 Female 838 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,272 77.1%
 Black Or African American 192 11.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.4%
 Asian 41 2.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 57 3.5%
 Two Or More Races 81 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2491726
25-34495099
35-447036106
45-547861139
55-649229121
65-74381654
75-8429332
85 Plus10010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 220 37%
 Single Guardian 156 27%
 Singles 154 26%
 Singles With Roommate 57 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 352 60%
 Households with Kids 235 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1111526
2121325
3171229
4141226
5131528
6191534
712618
8211132
9201434
1016824
11151631
1291625
13151126
1410818
15151429
1613922
17102030
18121426
19121628
20111829

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12759 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12759 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 12759 real estate data, the median home value of $83,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12759 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12759 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12759 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,609 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 9 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 31 1.9%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 194 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 181 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 14%
 Households Vacant 902 61%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 63 7.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.3%
 For Sale Only 27 3.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 759 84.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 4.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 8 5%
 2 Bedroom 58 33%
 3+ Bedroom 108 62%
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 $37,902 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 12759 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12759 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 12759 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 318 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 34%
 No Earnings 748 46%
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 318 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 34%
 No Earnings 748 46%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 371 78%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 8%
 Worked at Home 68 14%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 155 28%
 High School Graduate 271 50%
 Associate's degree 67 12%
 Bachelor's degree 37 7%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 15 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 399 96%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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