Amsterdam, NY 12010 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12010: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Amsterdam, NY 12010

Acceptable Alternative
West Charlton, NY 12010

Not Acceptable, USPS
Perth, NY 12010
West Glenville, NY 12010

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Montgomery County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.924, Longitude -74.171
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 12010 has segments in 4 Counties (Fulton, Montgomery, Saratoga, Schenectady).

  • Businesses Addresses: 937
  • PO Box Addresses: 262
  • Residential Addresses: 12,040
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 387
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,653

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Amsterdam, NY 12010 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 29,902
Daytime Population: Workers 14,587
Daytime Population: Residents 16,793
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 31,380
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 29,386
Population in Familes 22,438
Population in Group Qrtrs 516
Population Density2 238
Diversity Index3 55


Median Household Income $44,924
Average Household Income $62,160
Per Capita Income $25,618


Total Housing Units 14,163 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,480 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,777 (33.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,906 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $125,141
Average Home Value $152,243


Total Households 12,257
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 7,483
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 0.29% 0.19%
Households 0.06% 0.09%
Families -0.11% -0.02%
Median Household Income   0.74%
Per Capita Income   1.9%

Amsterdam, NY 12010 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12010 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 # 213 88th
Population Density # 823 53rd
Diversity Index # 320 82nd
Median Household Income # 1433 18th
Per Capita Income # 1212 31st

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