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ZIP Code 12831

Primary City:Gansevoort, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Northumberland
County: Saratoga County
Timezone: Eastern (12:29am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -73.7
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12831

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12831. 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 12831. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12831, 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:
Gansevoort, NY
Acceptable:
Wilton
Unacceptable:
Fortsville, Gurn Spring, Kings Station

Stats and Demographics for the 12831 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12831 is located in east 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 12831 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 extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12831 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,416
Population Density 259 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,748
Median Home Value $230,300
Land Area 67.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.99 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,339
Median Household Income $71,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55625581,120
5-96576021,259
10-146656811,346
15-195565341,090
20-24444362806
25-29439360799
30-345695291,098
35-396556891,344
40-447987711,569
45-498497641,613
50-546766871,363
55-595905791,169
60-644945181,012
65-69313346659
70-74238226464
75-79150165315
80-84103110213
85 Plus57120177

Gender

 Male 8,815 51%
 Female 8,601 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,472 94.6%
 Black Or African American 426 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 36 0.2%
 Asian 161 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 105 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 215 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2423106129
25-34505273778
35-441,1912451,436
45-541,3282341,562
55-641,0671831,250
65-74586125711
75-8426294356
85 Plus6552117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,892 61%
 Single Guardian 829 13%
 Singles 1,221 19%
 Singles With Roommate 397 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,893 61%
 Households with Kids 2,446 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1120107227
2112118230
3103119222
413098228
5131122253
6135125260
7130116246
8130123253
9131116247
10139140279
11138148286
12151133284
13121126247
14116134250
15112122234
16117128245
17139129268
189488182
199467161
208671157

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12831 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12831 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1980s. Looking at 12831 real estate data, the median home value of $230,300 is slightly higher than average 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 12831. Rentals in 12831 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12831 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,937 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 462 2.7%
 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 17 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,878 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,149 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,312 19%
 Households Vacant 409 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 107 26.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 2.2%
 For Sale Only 94 23.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 4.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 91 22.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.5%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 21.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 382 24%
 2 Bedroom 716 45%
 3+ Bedroom 476 30%
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 $71,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12831 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. 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 12831 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 6,326 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,123 23%
 No Earnings 4,208 31%
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 6,326 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,123 23%
 No Earnings 4,208 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,717 92.5%
 Public transportation 40 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 56 0.7%
 Worked at Home 522 6.3%
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 467 7%
 High School Graduate 3,244 52%
 Associate's degree 663 11%
 Bachelor's degree 1,083 17%
 Master's degree 449 7%
 Professional school degree 157 3%
 Doctorate degree 203 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,112 82.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 372 9.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 272 7.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12831

ZIP Code 12831 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12831.

Wilton Baptist Academy
755 Saratoga Rd
Wilton, NY 12831
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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