The 12092 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Howes Cave, NY (Schoharie County) in the U.S. The current population estimate is 752. Approximately 11.0% of residents in this New York region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $31,102. Approximately 0% of the population is living below the poverty line. The median household income of this region is $35,878. The median age in ZIP Code 12092 is approximately 55.5 years, and 43.5% of the region's residents are aged 62 years and older.
In ZIP Code 12092, 90.9% of the population graduated high school, while 11.0% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 6.8% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 50.6% in this Schoharie County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||0.8%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||8.3%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||50.6%|
|Some college, no degree||18.6%|
|Graduate or professional degree||6.8%|
Residents of ZIP Code 12092 are older than average. The median age of 55.5 years in ZIP Code 12092 is approximately 45.67% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 95.6% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 43.5% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 26.2% of the population in 12092 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 13.4% are aged 75 to 84 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 12092 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||0.0%|
|5 to 9 years||1.6%|
|10 to 14 years||2.8%|
|15 to 19 years||0.0%|
|20 to 24 years||12.1%|
|25 to 34 years||12.5%|
|35 to 44 years||9.7%|
|45 to 54 years||10.1%|
|55 to 59 years||6.6%|
|60 to 64 years||4.9%|
|65 to 74 years||26.2%|
|75 to 84 years||13.4%|
|85 years and over||0.0%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 12092 is $35,878, while the region's mean household income is $58,351. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $31,102. The per capita income in ZIP Code 12092 of $31,102 is approximately 20.91% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $39,326. An estimated 0.0% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 100% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 29.8% of the population in 12092 earn $25,000 to $34,999 per year, while an estimated 16.4% earn $35,000 to $49,999 per year, and 0.0% of 12092 residents earn $150,000 to $199,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||0.0%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||4.5%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||12.4%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||29.8%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||16.4%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||11.1%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||10.9%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||8.1%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||0.0%|
|$200,000 or more per year||6.8%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 12092, 94.0% is one race, while 6.0% are two or more races. Approximately 0.8% of 12092 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 12092 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (100.0%), followed by Black or African American (6.0%) .
|Black or African American||6.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||6.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||0.0%|
In ZIP Code 12092, 95.9% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 0.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 4.1% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Schoharie County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||4.1%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.0%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 12092, an estimated 29.6% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 15.9% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Schoharie County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||3.0%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.0%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||5.7%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||12.6%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||15.9%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||13.3%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||7.6%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||3.9%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||8.3%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||29.6%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 12092 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 31.8% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 12092 is high blood pressure, as approximately 30.9% of adults 18 and older in this Schoharie County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.5%|
|High blood pressure||30.9%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.8%|
|Coronary heart disease||6.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 12092 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 90.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 89.8% of those 18 and above in 12092 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 12092 include sleeping less than 7 hours (34.9% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (34.7% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||65.5%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||79.3%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||75.9%|
|Current access to health insurance||89.8%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||27.9%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||34.9%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 12092 of 11.74¢/kWh. This rate is about 46.34% less than the average rate in New York, and approximately 24.06% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 12092 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.57 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 10.92% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 30.65% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 12092||11.74¢/kWh||5.99¢/kWh||4.79¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 12092||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 12092, 56.2% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 12.4% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 24.1 minutes. Approximately 19.9% of the employed population 16 years and over in 12092 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 19.4% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 12092 workers 16 years and over work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||15.6%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||4.3%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||4.0%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||4.6%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||19.9%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||0.0%|
|Other services, except public administration||11.0%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 12092, debt collection have received the most complaints in 12092 in the past 12 months. Mortgage received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Schoharie County region was communication tactics.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Trouble during payment process||1|