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ZIP Code 12865

Post Office City:Salem, NY (View All Cities)
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (4:03pm)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.2, -73.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12865

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 12865. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 12865 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Salem, NY
Acceptable:
E Greenwich, East Greenwich
Unacceptable:
Belcher, East Hebron, West Hebron

Stats and Demographics for the 12865 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12865 is located in eastern 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 12865 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is 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 12865 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,663
Population Density 51 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,819
Median Home Value $135,800
Land Area 72.35 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,485
Median Household Income $53,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59074164
5-9111108219
10-14113124237
15-19145108253
20-249292184
25-299083173
30-348992181
35-399793190
40-44133131264
45-49138180318
50-54180160340
55-59143127270
60-64119129248
65-6910699205
70-748380163
75-795254106
80-84385290
85 Plus283058

Gender

 Male 1,847 50%
 Female 1,816 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,540 96.6%
 Black Or African American 48 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 8 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 17 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24112132
25-348561146
35-4417481255
45-5430447351
55-6426131292
65-7421619235
75-8412116137
85 Plus30737

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 803 54%
 Single Guardian 239 16%
 Singles 346 23%
 Singles With Roommate 97 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,073 72%
 Households with Kids 412 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1171229
2121931
3241438
4201535
5272047
6162541
7212849
8242145
9231437
10172340
11202040
12242751
13262753
14262753
15243357
16302050
17271542
18412667
19231437
20191130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12865 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12865 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 12865 real estate data, the median home value of $135,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 12865 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 12865 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 12865 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Salem, NY house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,653 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 10 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 726 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 476 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 283 16%
 Households Vacant 334 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 21 6.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 30 9.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 1.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 210 62.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 65 19.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 1%
 1 Bedroom 62 22%
 2 Bedroom 87 31%
 3+ Bedroom 126 45%
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 $53,250 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 12865 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. However, that is not the case in 12865. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,211 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 797 27%
 No Earnings 893 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 1,211 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 797 27%
 No Earnings 893 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,516 89.1%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 6 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 4.9%
 Worked at Home 96 5.6%
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 212 8.4%
 High School Graduate 1,340 53.0%
 Associate's degree 336 13.3%
 Bachelor's degree 366 14.5%
 Master's degree 251 9.9%
 Professional school degree 11 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 602 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 57 8.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 4.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 12865

ZIP Code 12865 is in the Salem Central School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 12865.

Salem Elementary School
41 E Broadway
Salem, NY 12865
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salem Central School District
Salem High School
41 E Broadway
Salem, NY 12865
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salem Central School District

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