Putnam Valley, NY 10579 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 10579: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Putnam Valley, NY 10579

Not Acceptable, USPS
Adams Corners, NY 10579
Crofts Corners, NY 10579
Oscawana Lake, NY 10579
Tompkins Corners, NY 10579

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 177
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,279
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Putnam County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.391, Longitude -73.846
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 10579 has segments in 2 Counties (Putnam, Westchester).

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Putnam Valley, NY 10579 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 8,730
Population in Households 8,716
Population in Familes 7,667
Population in Group Qrtrs 14
Population Density1 248
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 3,087
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 2,379
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,597 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,710 (75.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 377 (10.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 510 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $426,667
Average Home Value $468,589


Median Household Income $100,233
Average Household Income $120,918
Per Capita Income $42,808
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.2% 0.22%
Households 0.1% 0.14%
Families -0.01% 0.08%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.55%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Putnam Valley, NY 10579 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 10579 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 562 68th
Population Density1 # 807 54th
Diversity Index2 # 599 66th
Median Household Income # 171 90th
Per Capita Income # 275 84th

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