Hartford, NY 12838 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12838: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Hartford, NY 12838

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 15
  • Single Family Addresses: 191
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.335, Longitude -73.402
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Hartford, NY 12838 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 477
Daytime Population: Workers 152
Daytime Population: Residents 202
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 354
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 477
Population in Familes 405
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 96
Diversity Index3 10


Median Household Income $61,957
Average Household Income $71,564
Per Capita Income $27,605


Total Housing Units 214 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 154 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (14.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 30 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $169,512
Average Home Value $187,338


Total Households 184
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 139
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 0.03% -0.17%
Households -0.15% -0.22%
Families -0.29% -0.29%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   2.51%

Hartford, NY 12838 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12838 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 # 1472 16th
Population Density # 1075 38th
Diversity Index # 1422 19th
Median Household Income # 672 62nd
Per Capita Income # 1027 41st

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