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ZIP Code 12817

Primary City:Chestertown, NY (View All Cities)
County: Warren County
Timezone: Eastern (6:34pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.6, -73.8
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12817. 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 12817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12817, 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:
Chestertown, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12817 is located in northeast 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 12817 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12817 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,274
Population Density 42 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,164
Median Home Value $246,500
Land Area 53.58 sq mi
Water Area 2.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,027
Median Household Income $53,690

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5524193
5-96444108
10-146566131
15-194670116
20-24543185
25-29514293
30-34514697
35-395361114
40-445979138
45-4988109197
50-54115101216
55-59112110222
60-649497191
65-699486180
70-745549104
75-79424385
80-84252954
85 Plus163450

Gender

 Male 1,136 50%
 Female 1,138 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,225 97.8%
 Black Or African American 11 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 19 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2452227
25-34384078
35-449633129
45-5420030230
55-6421825243
65-7416314177
75-84949103
85 Plus32840

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 548 53%
 Single Guardian 117 11%
 Singles 301 29%
 Singles With Roommate 61 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 794 77%
 Households with Kids 233 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19817
217825
35813
4131124
5111526
68917
710515
8151025
920525
10151227
1115924
12171128
1391827
1491625
1581826
16131225
17101626
1891322
1961117
209211

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12817 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 12817 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 12817 real estate data, the median home value of $246,500 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 12817. Rentals in 12817 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,268 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 451 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 395 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 181 8%
 Households Vacant 1,137 53%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.1%
 For Sale Only 21 1.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,049 92.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 40 3.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 104 66%
 3+ Bedroom 54 34%
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 $53,690 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12817 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 12817 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 12817 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 624 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 339 20%
 No Earnings 708 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 624 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 339 20%
 No Earnings 708 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 730 86%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 36 4%
 Worked at Home 82 10%
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 54 8%
 High School Graduate 341 50%
 Associate's degree 79 12%
 Bachelor's degree 97 14%
 Master's degree 65 9%
 Professional school degree 50 7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 412 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 29 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 53 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12817

ZIP Code 12817 is in the North Warren Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12817.

North Warren Central School
6110 Stateroute 8
Chestertown, NY 12817
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: North Warren Central School District

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