The 12828 ZIP Code is primarily associated with Fort Edward, NY (Washington County) in the U.S. The current population estimate is 9,481. An estimated 21.2% of residents in the 12828 ZIP Code are of age 62 years and older. Overall, the region has a median age of 44.5 years. Approximately 19.1% of residents in this New York region have a bachelor's degree or higher, and the per capita income is an estimated $33,233. Median househould income in this region is $62,773, while about 4% of the population lives below the poverty line.
In ZIP Code 12828, 89.1% of the population graduated high school, while 19.1% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 2.9% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 7.0% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 38.2% in this Washington County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||2.9%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||8.1%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||38.2%|
|Some college, no degree||19.3%|
|Graduate or professional degree||7.0%|
Residents of ZIP Code 12828 are older than average. The median age of 44.5 years in ZIP Code 12828 is approximately 16.8% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 82.8% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.2% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 16.3% of the population in 12828 falls in the age group 45 to 54 years, while an estimated 13.9% are aged 35 to 44 years. On the low end of the scale, 1.6% of 12828 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||3.2%|
|5 to 9 years||6.0%|
|10 to 14 years||5.0%|
|15 to 19 years||6.0%|
|20 to 24 years||7.1%|
|25 to 34 years||9.4%|
|35 to 44 years||13.9%|
|45 to 54 years||16.3%|
|55 to 59 years||8.8%|
|60 to 64 years||6.4%|
|65 to 74 years||10.6%|
|75 to 84 years||5.7%|
|85 years and over||1.6%|
The median household income in ZIP Code 12828 is $62,773, while the region's mean household income is $79,885. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $33,233. The per capita income in ZIP Code 12828 of $33,233 is approximately 15.49% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $39,326. An estimated 3.7% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 61.05% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 21.3% of the population in 12828 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 19.7% earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, and 2.0% of 12828 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||4.0%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||2.0%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||9.9%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||7.9%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||13.0%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||21.3%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||11.7%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||19.7%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||7.7%|
|$200,000 or more per year||2.9%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 12828, 98.9% is one race, while 1.1% are two or more races. Approximately 0.4% of 12828 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 12828 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (99.6%), followed by Black or African American (0.7%) .
|Black or African American||0.7%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.4%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||0.2%|
In ZIP Code 12828, 97.6% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 1.0% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.2% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.0% of homes. Lastly, 0.2% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Washington County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.2%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.0%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 12828, an estimated 24.3% of homes were built in 1939 or earlier. Additionally, 15.3% of homes in the region were built between 1980 and 1989, while an estimated 3.1% of homes were built in 2014 or later in this Washington County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||3.1%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||3.3%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||12.6%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||8.0%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||15.3%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||10.6%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||5.7%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||10.2%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||6.9%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||24.3%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 12828 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 32.2% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 12828 is high blood pressure, as approximately 31.2% of adults 18 and older in this Washington County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||7.9%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.8%|
|Coronary heart disease||6.3%|
|High blood pressure||31.2%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 12828 is cholesterol screening, as an estimated 90.7% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 89.4% of those 18 and above in 12828 list current access to health insurance, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 12828 include sleeping less than 7 hours (36.6% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (31.0% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||63.4%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||76.4%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||79.9%|
|Current access to health insurance||89.4%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||36.6%|
|No leisure-time physical activity||26.8%|
The average residential electricity rate in ZIP Code 12828 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 12828 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.64 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 12.62% greater than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 29.59% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 12828||11.74¢/kWh||5.99¢/kWh||4.79¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 12828||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|
In 12828, 68.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 2.3% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 22.8 minutes. Approximately 24.0% of the employed population 16 years and over in 12828 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.0% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 12828 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.5%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||7.5%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||3.3%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||7.1%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||24.0%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||11.3%|
|Other services, except public administration||3.7%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 12828, checking or savings account have received the most complaints in 12828 in the past 12 months. Credit reporting or credit repair services received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Washington County region was incorrect information on a report.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Checking or savings account||1|
|Credit reporting or credit repair services||1|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Incorrect information on your report||1|
|Managing an account||1|