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.
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).
|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%|
|Graduate or professional degree||15.3%|
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.
|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%|
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.
|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%|
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%) .
|Black or African American||4.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||3.7%|
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.
|Other Indo-European languages||4.5%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||1.7%|
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.
|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%|
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.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.3%|
|Chronic kidney disease||3.0%|
|Coronary heart disease||6.8%|
|High blood pressure||34.1%|
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, 88.8% 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 (33.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (29.4% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||77.9%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||77.9%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||65.0%|
|Current access to health insurance||88.8%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||33.3%|
|No leisure-time physical activity||23.4%|
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).
|ZIP Code 12546||15.38¢/kWh||7.86¢/kWh||2.24¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 12546||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
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.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||1.2%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||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%|