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ZIP Code 14891

Primary City:Watkins Glen, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Dix
County: Schuyler County
Timezone: Eastern (7:07am)
Area code: 607 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -77.0
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14891

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14891. 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 14891. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14891, 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:
Watkins Glen, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14891 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14891 is located in central 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 14891 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14891 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,149
Population Density 80 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,070
Median Home Value $99,000
Land Area 52.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,821
Median Household Income $44,448

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59388181
5-9117115232
10-14136119255
15-19135137272
20-24104128232
25-29116104220
30-3488109197
35-39104110214
40-44156142298
45-49155191346
50-54170190360
55-59179175354
60-64132130262
65-6990102192
70-7476102178
75-797689165
80-84425496
85 Plus356095

Gender

 Male 2,004 48%
 Female 2,145 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,003 96.5%
 Black Or African American 32 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.4%
 Asian 13 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 17 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 66 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2484351
25-3473119192
35-4417697273
45-54293112405
55-6430880388
65-7419056246
75-8414150191
85 Plus522375

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 822 45%
 Single Guardian 287 16%
 Singles 603 33%
 Singles With Roommate 109 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,340 74%
 Households with Kids 481 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1161531
2261440
3171835
4171936
5221537
6212748
7132538
8362359
9252550
10233356
11312556
12212041
13292049
14322153
15262551
16242751
17423173
18222547
19212950
20282957

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14891 has a slightly less than average 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 14891 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14891 real estate data, the median home value of $99,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 14891. Rentals in 14891 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14891 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,115 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 19 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 693 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 548 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 580 28%
 Households Vacant 249 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 8 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 107 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 111 45%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 317 57%
 2 Bedroom 91 16%
 3+ Bedroom 144 26%
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 $44,448 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14891 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 14891 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 14891 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 14891 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 1,360 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 925 25%
 No Earnings 1,386 38%
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 1,360 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 925 25%
 No Earnings 1,386 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,693 86%
 Public transportation 30 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 16 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 203 10%
 Worked at Home 33 2%
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 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 202 12.8%
 High School Graduate 945 59.9%
 Associate's degree 175 11.1%
 Bachelor's degree 154 9.8%
 Master's degree 81 5.1%
 Professional school degree 15 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 697 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 52 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14891

ZIP Code 14891 is in the Watkins Glen Central School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14891.

Watkins Glen Elementary School
612 South Decatur St
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Watkins Glen Central School District
Watkins Glen Middle School
200 10th St
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Watkins Glen Central School District
Watkins Glen Central High School
301 12th St
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Watkins Glen Central School District

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