Shokan, NY 12481 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12481: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shokan, NY 12481

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 81
  • Single Family Addresses: 526
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Ulster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.984, Longitude -74.221
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Shokan, NY 12481 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,421
Daytime Population: Workers 510
Daytime Population: Residents 684
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,194
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 1,414
Population in Familes 1,124
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 114
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $59,013
Average Household Income $84,901
Per Capita Income $37,437


Total Housing Units 743 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 493 (66.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 131 (17.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $286,184
Average Home Value $302,282


Total Households 624
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 408
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.48% 0.42%
Households 0.4% 0.35%
Families 0.24% 0.24%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Shokan, NY 12481 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12481 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1209 31st
Population Density # 1016 42nd
Diversity Index # 802 54th
Median Household Income # 768 56th
Per Capita Income # 474 73rd

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