Walden, NY 12586 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12586: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Walden, NY 12586

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Orange County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.562, Longitude -74.174
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 322
  • PO Box Addresses: 176
  • Residential Addresses: 4,598
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 392
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,206

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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.

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Walden, NY 12586 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Walden, NY 12586 Housing Affordability Index is 129
State of New York Housing Affordability Index is 85
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Walden, NY 12586 Wealth Index is 98
State of New York Wealth Index is 109
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 12,750 (100%)
Population in Households 12,593 (98.8%)
Population in Families 10,677 (83.7%)
Population in Group Quarters1 157 ( 1.2%)
Population Density 509
Diversity Index2 55
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $73,145
Average Household Income $89,706
Per Capita Income $31,102
Wealth Index4 98

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,842 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,271 (67.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,147 (23.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 424 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $238,479
Housing Affordability Index3 129
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,418
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 3,216
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.1% 0.09%
Households 0.04% 0.05%
Families -0.09% -0.02%
Median Household Income   2.08%
Per Capita Income   2.6%

Walden, NY 12586 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12586 to the other 1,750 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 460 74th
Population Density # 649 63rd
Diversity Index # 343 80th
Median Household Income # 545 69th
Per Capita Income # 881 50th

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