Watkins Glen, NY 14891 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14891: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Watkins Glen, NY 14891

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 300
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,954
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 67
  • County: Schuyler County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.373, Longitude -76.913
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Watkins Glen, NY 14891 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,270
Daytime Population: Workers 3,353
Daytime Population: Residents 2,284
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,637
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.32
Population in Households 4,217
Population in Familes 3,227
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density2 78
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $47,602
Average Household Income $61,943
Per Capita Income $27,387


Total Housing Units 2,169 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,274 (58.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 603 (27.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 292 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $105,985
Average Home Value $133,124


Total Households 1,877
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 1,131
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 0.12% 0.21%
Households 0.19% 0.22%
Families 0.0% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.1%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Watkins Glen, NY 14891 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14891 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 # 792 55th
Population Density # 1148 34th
Diversity Index # 1162 33rd
Median Household Income # 1338 23rd
Per Capita Income # 1045 40th

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