Caroga Lake, NY 12032 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Caroga Lake, NY 12032

Not Acceptable, USPS
Caroga, NY 12032
Pine Lake, NY 12032
Wheelerville, NY 12032

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 35
  • Single Family Addresses: 150
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Fulton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.162, Longitude -74.494
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Caroga Lake, NY 12032 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12032 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 1426 14th
Population Density1 # 1602 4th
Diversity Index2 # 1568 6th
Median Household Income # 1016 39th
Per Capita Income # 649 61st

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Caroga Lake, NY 12032 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 549
Population in Households 549
Population in Familes 405
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 263
Average Household Size 2.09
Family Households 157
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,079 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 233 (21.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 ( 2.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 816 (75.6%)
Median Home Value $87,240
Average Home Value $135,408


Median Household Income $51,108
Average Household Income $62,626
Per Capita Income $30,001
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.43% 0.15%
Households 0.64% 0.08%
Families 0.3% -0.13%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
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.

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