Cambridge, NY 12816 ZIP Code Profile

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Cambridge, NY | Center Cambridge, NY | Coila, NY

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ZIP Code 12816: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cambridge, NY 12816

Not Acceptable, USPS
Center Cambridge, NY 12816
Coila, NY 12816

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.041, Longitude -73.381
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 179
  • PO Box Addresses: 190
  • Residential Addresses: 1,906
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 62
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,844

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

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Cambridge, NY 12816 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,385
Daytime Population: Workers 1,356
Daytime Population: Residents 2,082
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,438
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.78
Population in Households 4,363
Population in Familes 3,404
Population in Group Qrtrs 22
Population Density2 76
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $51,258
Average Household Income $66,347
Per Capita Income $27,331


Total Housing Units 2,325 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,338 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 458 (19.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 529 (22.8%)
Median Home Value $189,252
Average Home Value $243,703


Total Households 1,796
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 1,148
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 0.07% -0.11%
Households -0.08% -0.21%
Families -0.26% -0.3%
Median Household Income   1.12%
Per Capita Income   2.57%

Cambridge, NY 12816 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12816 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 # 782 55th
Population Density # 1167 33rd
Diversity Index # 1324 24th
Median Household Income # 1136 35th
Per Capita Income # 1050 40th

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