Whitehall, NY 12887 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12887: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Whitehall, NY 12887

Not Acceptable, USPS
Dresden Station, NY 12887
Low Hampton, NY 12887

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 117
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,011
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.554, Longitude -73.402
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Whitehall, NY 12887 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,874
Daytime Population: Workers 1,285
Daytime Population: Residents 2,681
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,966
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 4,845
Population in Familes 3,706
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density2 58
Diversity Index3 16


Median Household Income $44,602
Average Household Income $57,881
Per Capita Income $23,156


Total Housing Units 2,377 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,323 (55.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 613 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 441 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $106,605
Average Home Value $155,102


Total Households 1,936
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 1,239
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 0.08% -0.13%
Households -0.09% -0.23%
Families -0.28% -0.34%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.73%

Whitehall, NY 12887 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12887 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 # 749 57th
Population Density # 1273 27th
Diversity Index # 1010 42nd
Median Household Income # 1449 17th
Per Capita Income # 1434 18th

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