Newburgh, NY 12550 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12550: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Newburgh, NY 12550

Not Acceptable, USPS
Balmville, NY 12550
Town Branch, NY 12550

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,003
  • Single Family Addresses: 17,213
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,902
  • County: Orange County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.517, Longitude -74.06
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Newburgh, NY 12550 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 56,640
Daytime Population: Workers 27,316
Daytime Population: Residents 31,042
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 58,358
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 55,482
Population in Familes 45,698
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,158
Population Density2 1,552
Diversity Index3 82


Median Household Income $57,528
Average Household Income $79,114
Per Capita Income $26,976


Total Housing Units 21,149 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,841 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,131 (38.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,177 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $271,955
Average Home Value $312,144


Total Households 18,972
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 13,207
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 0.63% 0.65%
Households 0.51% 0.57%
Families 0.33% 0.46%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   2.22%

Newburgh, NY 12550 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12550 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 # 76 96th
Population Density # 480 73rd
Diversity Index # 81 95th
Median Household Income # 815 53rd
Per Capita Income # 1074 39th

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