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ZIP Code 12978

Post Office City:Redford, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Saranac
County: Clinton County
Timezone: Eastern (5:52am)
Area code: 518 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.62, -73.80
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 12978

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Primary/preferred city:
Redford, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 12978 ZIP Code

ZIP code 12978 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 12978 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 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 12978 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 403
Population Density 154 people per sq mi
Housing Units 161
Median Home Value $258,200
Land Area 2.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 149
Median Household Income $73,571

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 514418
5-9141226
10-14182341
15-19181331
20-2481018
25-2911718
30-34161228
35-39141731
40-44181634
45-49171936
50-54171431
55-5913922
60-6412820
65-6971320
70-746410
75-797613
80-84235
85 Plus101

Gender

 Male 213 53%
 Female 190 47%
Gender

Race

 White 386 96%
 Black Or African American 5 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 12 3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24235
25-3412719
35-4430232
45-5435237
55-6422224
65-7415318
75-8412113
85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 82 55%
 Single Guardian 23 15%
 Singles 30 20%
 Singles With Roommate 14 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 89 60%
 Households with Kids 60 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1415
2314
3112
4415
5303
6213
7336
8235
9459
10358
11325
12257
136511
144610
15527
16426
176511
18235
19112
20336

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 12978 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 12978 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 12978 real estate data, the median home value of $258,200 is high compared to the rest of the country.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 403 100%
 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 79 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 50 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 20 12%
 Households Vacant 12 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 8 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $73,571 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 12978 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 12978 has very few people that work at home. 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 12978. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 87 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 34%
 No Earnings 127 39%
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 87 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 111 34%
 No Earnings 127 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 118 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 14 11%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 41 16%
 High School Graduate 182 73%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 14 6%
 Master's degree 12 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 45 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 11 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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