Data Profile of ZIP Code 12546

About Millerton, NY (ZIP Code 12546)

New York

Detailed Demographics Data and Other Stats About 12546

The 12546 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Millerton, NY (Dutchess County) in the U.S. The current population estimate is 2,885. The median household income is at $66,208, while an estimated 6% of the population in this ZIP is living below the poverty line. The ZIP Code 12546 has a median age of approximately 44.6 years, with 23.1% of residents aged 62 years and older. Approximately 30.8% of residents in this New York region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $38,614.

Population in 12546

The most recent population estimate for ZIP Code 12546 is 2,885.

Millerton, NY

The 12546 ZIP Code is associated with Millerton, NY in Dutchess County.

Area Codes associated with 12546

Telephone area codes associated with ZIP Code 12546 include 518.

Sunrise / Sunset in 12546

Sunrise: 6:57 am
Sunset: 6:25 pm
Sunrise in 12546 6:57 am
Sunrise in 12546 6:25 pm

Weather forecast for 12546

Today's forecast for 12546: A slight chance of rain showers between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny. High near 74, with temperatures falling to around 66 in the afternoon. West wind 2 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible.

Current air quality in 12546

Air quality: Good Air quality scale in 12546 Good

Internet in 12546

In ZIP Code 12546, about 87.3% of households have a computer, while 78.5% have broadband Internet service.

Gender in 12546

Females make up an estimated 51.7% of the overall population in ZIP Code 12546, while males comprise about 48.3%.

Health Insurance in 12546

Approximately 11.3% of adults aged 18 to 64 in ZIP Code 12546 (Millerton, NY) are currently uninsured and do not have health insurance.

Education levels in ZIP Code 12546

In ZIP Code 12546, 84.9% of the population graduated high school, while 30.8% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 6.8% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 15.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 29.6% in this Dutchess County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).

Education Attained in 12546

Education Level Percent
Less than 9th grade 6.8%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 8.3%
High school graduate (includes equivalency) 29.6%
Some college, no degree 12.7%
Associate's degree 11.8%
Bachelor's degree 15.5%
Graduate or professional degree 15.3%

Education Level Details

Pie chart displaying the education level breakdown in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of the population that has attained a specific level of education, e.g. a graduate or professional degree.

Age Breakdown in ZIP Code 12546

Residents of ZIP Code 12546 are older than average. The median age of 44.6 years in ZIP Code 12546 is approximately 17.06% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 80.1% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 23.1% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 15.5% of the population in 12546 falls in the age group 35 to 44 years, while an estimated 14.6% are aged 65 to 74 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.5% of 12546 residents are aged 85 years and over.

Age Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the age breakdown in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of the population in the region that falls into certain age ranges, e.g. 35 to 44 years old.

Age Breakdown in 12546

Age Range Percent
Under 5 years 5.1%
5 to 9 years 3.7%
10 to 14 years 7.7%
15 to 19 years 3.7%
20 to 24 years 5.9%
25 to 34 years 9.7%
35 to 44 years 15.5%
45 to 54 years 12.1%
55 to 59 years 7.8%
60 to 64 years 8.8%
65 to 74 years 14.6%
75 to 84 years 4.0%
85 years and over 1.5%

Income in ZIP Code 12546

The median household income in ZIP Code 12546 is $66,208, while the region's mean household income is $91,988. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $38,614. The per capita income in ZIP Code 12546 of $38,614 is approximately 1.81% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $39,326. An estimated 5.5% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 42.11% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 20.2% of the population in 12546 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 16.1% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 3.2% of 12546 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.

Household Income Details

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Total Income in 12546

Household Income Percent
Less than $10,000 per year 4.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 per year 3.2%
$15,000 to $24,999 per year 8.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 per year 8.2%
$35,000 to $49,999 per year 11.4%
$50,000 to $74,999 per year 20.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 per year 13.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 per year 16.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 per year 3.4%
$200,000 or more per year 11.1%

Race & Ethnicity in ZIP Code 12546

Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 12546, 97.7% is one race, while 2.3% are two or more races. Approximately 11.8% of 12546 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 12546 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (90.5%), followed by Black or African American (4.7%) .

Race Breakdown Details

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Racial Composition of 12546

Industry Percent
White 90.5%
Black or African American 4.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1.0%
Asian 2.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.0%
Some other race 3.7%
* Race alone or in combination with one or more other races

Language Breakdown in ZIP Code 12546

In ZIP Code 12546, 84.0% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 9.8% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 4.5% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 1.7% 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 Dutchess County region.

Language Spoken in 12546

Language Spoken Percent
English only 84.0%
Spanish 9.8%
Other Indo-European languages 4.5%
Asian and Pacific Islander languages 1.7%
Other languages 0.0%
* Population 5 years and over

Language Spoken in Home

Bar chart displaying the language spoken in homes in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the area that list a specific language as being spoken in the home, e.g. Spanish.

Real Estate & Housing in ZIP Code 12546

Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 12546, an estimated 33.0% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 12.4% of homes in the region were built between 1970 and 1979, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 2010 and 2013 in this Dutchess County region.

Age of Housing in 12546

Year Home Built Percent
Built in 2014 or later 0.0%
Built between 2010 and 2013 0.0%
Built between 2000 and 2009 11.2%
Built between 1990 and 1999 5.0%
Built between 1980 and 1989 11.6%
Built between 1970 and 1979 12.4%
Built between 1960 and 1969 7.4%
Built between 1950 and 1959 11.9%
Built between 1940 and 1949 7.5%
Built in 1939 or earlier 33.0%

Housing Age Breakdown

">Bar chart displaying the breakdown on housing ages in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of homes in the region that were built in a certain time frame, e.g. built between 1950 and 1959.

Chronic Health Issues in ZIP Code 12546

One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 12546 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 35.0% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 12546 is high blood pressure, as approximately 34.1% of adults 18 and older in this Dutchess County region contend with that issue.

Chronic Health Issues Breakdown

Bar chart displaying a breakdown of chronic health issues in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that have specific chronic health issues, e.g. high blood pressure, diabetes, or arthritis.

Health Issues in 12546

Health Issue Percent of adults*
Diagnosed diabetes 10.3%
Coronary heart disease 6.9%
High blood pressure 34.1%
Arthritis 27.9%
Current asthma 10.2%
Cancer (excluding skin cancer) 8.0%
High cholesterol 35.0%
Stroke 3.4%
Chronic kidney disease 2.9%
* aged 18 & above

Health Risk Behaviors & Prevention in 12546

One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 12546 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 91.6% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 88.7% of those 18 and above in 12546 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 12546 include sleeping less than 7 hours (38.9% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (33.5% of those 18 and older).

Preventative Health in 12546

Preventive Measure Percent of adults*
Current access to health insurance 88.7%
Taking medicine for high blood pressure control 77.9%
Visits to dentist or dental clinic 64.9%
Cholesterol screening 91.6%
Visits to doctor for routine checkup 80.7%
* aged 18 & above

Preventative Health Measures

Bar chart displaying preventative health data in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and above that engage in preventative health measures, e.g. sholesterol screenings and visits to doctors for routine checkups.

Health Risk Behaviors Details

Bar chart displaying health risk behaviors details in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of adults aged 18 and older that engage in health risk behaviors, e.g. smoking or binge drinking.

Health Risk Behaviors in 12546

Risk Behavior Percent of adults*
Sleeping less than 7 hours 38.9%
No leisure-time physical activity 27.1%
Current smoking 18.0%
Obesity 33.5%
Binge drinking 19.8%
* aged 18 & above

Utilities in ZIP Code 12546

The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 12546 of 15.38¢/kWh. This rate is about 29.71% less than the average rate in New York, and approximately 0.52% less than the average rate in the U.S. as a whole. Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 12546 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.74 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 15.05% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 28.07% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).

Electricity Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying the electricity rates breakdown in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes electricity rates in 12546 compared to rates in the state and rates in the U.S. as a whole.

Electricity Rates in 12546

Region Residential Commercial Industrial
ZIP Code 12546 15.38¢/kWh 7.86¢/kWh 2.24¢/kWh
New York 21.88¢/kWh 19.96¢/kWh 8.41¢/kWh
United States 15.46¢/kWh 13.15¢/kWh 9.43¢/kWh

Solar Power in 12546

Month ZIP Code 12546 Low (WA) High (AZ)
Jan 3.64 1.9 5.84
Feb 4.5 3 6.31
Mar 5.01 3.65 7.02
Apr 5.22 5.13 7.3
May 5.56 5.17 7.13
Jun 5.54 5.72 6.95
Jul 5.94 6.22 6.51
Aug 5.63 6.08 6.65
Sep 5.44 5.15 7.02
Oct 4.12 3.32 6.92
Nov 3.49 2.33 5.99
Dec 2.77 1.78 5.46
All figures listed are kWh/m2/day — kilowatt hours per square meter per day

Solar Radiation Levels

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Jobs Breakdown in ZIP Code 12546

In 12546, 61.3% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 3.6% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 25.9 minutes. Approximately 23.7% of the employed population 16 years and over in 12546 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 17.0% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.9% of 12546 workers 16 years and over work in information.

Job Industry Breakdown Details

Bar chart displaying job industry breakdown details for ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the percentage of the population 16 years and over that work in certain industries, e.g. educational services, and health care and social assistance.

Job Industry Breakdown in 12546

Industry Percent
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.2%
Construction 6.0%
Manufacturing 6.0%
Wholesale trade 1.9%
Retail trade 11.5%
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 0.9%
Information 0.9%
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing 2.3%
Professional, scientific, management, and administrative 13.5%
Educational services, and health care and social assistance 23.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services 17.0%
Other services, except public administration 9.0%
Public administration 6.1%

Consumer Financial Products Complaints in 12546

Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 12546, credit reporting or credit repair services have received the most complaints in 12546 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Dutchess County region was problem with a credit reporting company's investigation.

Consumer Complaints (Products)

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Consumer Complaints by Product in 12546

Complaint Product Number of Complaints*
Credit reporting or credit repair services 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints by Issue in 12546

Complaint Issue Number of Complaints*
Problem with a credit reporting company's investigation 1
* Total in 2021

Consumer Complaints (Issues)

Pie chart displaying the complaints about consumer financial products and services that were sent to companies for response from residents in ZIP Code 12546. This visualizes the specific complaint issues that arose in this region, e.g. incorrect information on a report.