12847 ZIP Code Profile, Map, Data & Demographics

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ZIP Code 12847: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Long Lake, NY 12847

Not Acceptable, USPS
Brandreth, NY 12847
Sabattis, NY 12847

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Hamilton County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.969, Longitude -74.419
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 55
  • PO Box Addresses: 435
  • Residential Addresses: 110
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 110

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Database updated: October 1, 2023, Maps updated: August 11, 2023.


Long Lake, NY 12847 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2023)


Total Population 621 (100%)
Population in Households 611 (98.4%)
Population in Families 426 (68.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 10 ( 1.6%)
Population Density 2
Diversity Index2 22


Median Household Income $66,156
Average Household Income $107,461
% of Income for Mortgage4 23%
Per Capita Income $56,092
Wealth Index5 152
Socioeconomic Status Index6 Moderate (59.9)


Total HU (Housing Units) 1,243 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 305 (24.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 19 ( 1.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 919 (73.9%)
Median Home Value $251,974
Average Home Value $270,164
Housing Affordability Index3 106


Total Households 324
Average Household Size 1.89
Family Households 175
Average Family Size 2.00
  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 races 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 % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.
  6. The Socioeconomic Index ranges from zero (lowest relative status) to 100 (highest relative status). This measure quantifies disparities in social position of an area's inhabitants and is built from a broad range of demographic, housing, and socioeconomic inputs. More information on this measure can be found in Esri's SEI tutorial.


2020-2023 2023-2028
Population -3.02% -0.46%
Households -1.65% -0.19%
Families   -0.46%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
Owner Occupied HU   -0.13%

Long Lake, NY 12847 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12847 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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 # 1412 19th
Population Density # 1724 1st
Median Household Income # 1000 43rd
Housing Affordability Index # 968 56th
Per Capita Income # 309 82nd
Diversity Index # 1119 36th

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