Milton, NY 12547 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12547: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Milton, NY 12547

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 115
  • Single Family Addresses: 906
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 48
  • County: Ulster County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.656, Longitude -73.977
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Milton, NY 12547 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,738
Daytime Population: Workers 828
Daytime Population: Residents 1,360
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,188
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 2,735
Population in Familes 2,269
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 289
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $73,834
Average Household Income $93,945
Per Capita Income $35,281


Total Housing Units 1,121 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 724 (64.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 303 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 94 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $284,906
Average Home Value $328,971


Total Households 1,027
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 724
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 0.93% 0.68%
Households 0.85% 0.63%
Families 0.69% 0.52%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   2.55%

Milton, NY 12547 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12547 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 # 938 46th
Population Density # 787 55th
Diversity Index # 510 71st
Median Household Income # 458 74th
Per Capita Income # 548 69th

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