Porter Corners, NY 12859 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12859: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Porter Corners, NY 12859

Acceptable Alternative
Porter Cors, NY 12859

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 11
  • Single Family Addresses: 848
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Saratoga County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.174, Longitude -73.89
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Porter Corners, NY 12859 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,311
Population in Households 2,301
Population in Familes 1,959
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density1 122
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 853
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 640
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 953 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 714 (74.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 139 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 100 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $191,089
Average Home Value $194,293


Median Household Income $66,153
Average Household Income $82,406
Per Capita Income $30,550
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.51%
Households 0.52% 0.6%
Families 0.41% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.67%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.

Porter Corners, NY 12859 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12859 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 1010 42nd
Population Density1 # 988 43rd
Diversity Index2 # 1266 27th
Median Household Income # 515 70th
Per Capita Income # 735 58th

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