Beaver Dams, NY 14812 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Beaver Dams, NY 14812

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 35
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,341
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Schuyler County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.308, Longitude -76.988
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 14812 has segments in 3 Counties (Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben).

Beaver Dams, NY 14812 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14812 to the other 1,663 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 861 48th
Population Density1 # 1305 22nd
Diversity Index2 # 1113 33rd
Median Household Income # 827 50th
Per Capita Income # 972 42nd

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Beaver Dams, NY 14812 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 3,476
Population in Households 3,373
Population in Familes 2,820
Population in Group Qrtrs 103
Population Density1 47
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 1,326
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 968
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,484 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,110 (74.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 216 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 158 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $110,110
Average Home Value $128,491


Median Household Income $53,967
Average Household Income $66,275
Per Capita Income $25,427
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.22% 0.05%
Households 0.38% 0.17%
Families 0.2% 0.06%
Median Household Income   2.05%
Per Capita Income   2.31%
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.

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