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ZIP Code 12838

Primary City:Hartford, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (9:10am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.34, -73.40
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12838

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 12838. 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 12838. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 12838, 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:
Hartford, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12838 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12838 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 12838 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 12838 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 608
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 262
Median Home Value $125,000
Land Area 5.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 243
Median Household Income $69,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5171330
5-9162541
10-14221941
15-19212142
20-24181634
25-29131427
30-34191635
35-3918826
40-44274269
45-49252752
50-54262551
55-59282351
60-64182341
65-6991221
70-7413619
75-796814
80-84459
85 Plus415

Gender

 Male 304 50%
 Female 304 50%
Gender

Race

 White 605 99.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.2%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24246
25-34171229
35-44371956
45-54421254
55-6450656
65-7421122
75-8414115
85 Plus505

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 134 55%
 Single Guardian 39 16%
 Singles 53 22%
 Singles With Roommate 17 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 160 66%
 Households with Kids 83 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1336
2213
34610
4718
53710
63710
7347
8415
9369
10257
11538
12729
13156
147411
15224
16617
179716
18167
19358
20459

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12838 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12838 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12838 real estate data, the median home value of $125,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12838 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12838 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12838 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 608 100%
 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 126 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 62 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 21%
 Households Vacant 19 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Sale Only 5 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 11%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 7 23%
 2 Bedroom 7 23%
 3+ Bedroom 16 53%
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 $69,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12838 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 12838. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 217 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 131 26%
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 217 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 30%
 No Earnings 131 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 316 95%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 15 5%
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 47 21%
 High School Graduate 124 54%
 Associate's degree 19 8%
 Bachelor's degree 27 12%
 Master's degree 5 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 7 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 58 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12838

ZIP Code 12838 is in the Hartford Central School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12838.

Hartford Central School
4704 Stateroute 149
Hartford, NY 12838
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Hartford Central School District

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