Putnam Station, NY 12861 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 12861: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Putnam Station, NY 12861

Acceptable Alternative
Putnam Sta, NY 12861

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Washington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.75, Longitude -73.418
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 9
  • PO Box Addresses: 30
  • Residential Addresses: 406
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 406

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

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Putnam Station, NY 12861 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 551
Population in Households 549
Population in Familes 448
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 18
Diversity Index3 2


Median Household Income $60,616
Average Household Income $78,605
Per Capita Income $32,770


Total Housing Units 535 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 199 (37.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 ( 5.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 306 (57.2%)
Median Home Value $241,129
Average Home Value $394,095


Total Households 229
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 162
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.36% 0.04%
Households 0.21% -0.09%
Families 0.08% -0.25%
Median Household Income   5.1%
Per Capita Income   3.22%

Putnam Station, NY 12861 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 12861 to the other 1,740 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 1450 17th
Population Density # 1631 6th
Diversity Index # 1711 2nd
Median Household Income # 779 55th
Per Capita Income # 762 56th

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