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12508 Zip Code (Beacon, NY) Detailed Profile



City: Beacon, NY (32.46%)
County: Dutchess County, NY
Estimated zip code population in 2015: 19,614
Zip code population in 2010: 19,880
Zip code population in 2000: 19,487

Houses and condos: 7,813
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,303
% of renters here:

46%
State:

47%
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in zip code 12508: 136.5 (high, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 14.6 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 1,347 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 12508
Zip code 12508 (Beacon, New York) real estate house value trends

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2015:
This zip code:

2.1% ($5,076)
New York:

1.7% ($4,868)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $5,353 (2.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $4,276 (1.9%)

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Males: 10,275  (52.4%)
Females: 9,339  (47.6%)

For population 25 years and over in 12508:

  • High school or higher: 89.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.7%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 12508:

  • Never married: 40.5%
  • Now married: 40.6%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

Zip code 12508 compared to state average:

  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Races in zip code 12508

  • Zip code 12508 races chart
    • 11,429White population
    • 3,618Black population
    • 41American Indian population
    • 540Asian population
    • 3Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 82Some other race population
    • 472Two or more races population
    • 3,695Hispanic or Latino population

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Urban population: 19,116
Rural population: 497

Estimated median house/condo value in 2015: $242,800
12508:

$242,800
New York:

$293,500



According to our research of New York and other state lists there were 132 registered sex offenders living in 12508 zip code as of May 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 12508 to the number of sex offenders is 154 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.5 years
New York median age:

38.3 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.5 people
New York:

2.7 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 12508, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $54,303 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$54,303
State:

$77,088

Salary/wage: $51,163 (reported on 84.6% of returns)
Here:

$51,163
State:

$60,593
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 70.0% for AGIs below $25k, 80.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 80.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 83.8% for AGIs $100k-200k, 73.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $685 (reported on 39.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$685
New York:

$3,125
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $2,696 (reported on 19.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,696
State:

$10,299
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$3,711 (reported on 13.1% of returns)
Here:

+$3,711
State:

+$42,474
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,750 (reported on 14.0% of returns)
Here:

+$10,750
State:

+$16,168
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.6% for AGIs below $25k, 3.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $12,465 (reported on 8.4% of returns)
12508:

$12,465
New York:

$17,621
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $13,033 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
12508:

$13,033
New York:

$27,330

Total itemized deductions: $21,930 (23% of AGI, reported on 37.2% of returns)
Here:

$21,930
State:

$34,985

Here:

23.4% of AGI
State:

21.3% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 10.6% for AGIs below $25k, 10.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 14.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $2,290 (reported on 30.6% of returns)
Here:

$2,290
State:

$5,572
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,955 (reported on 37.1% of returns)
12508:

$9,955
State:

$18,656
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $25k, 3.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,932 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

$1,932
State:

$2,230
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.9% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 60.2%
Here:

60%
State:

66%
(% for various income ranges: 54.7% for AGIs below $25k, 56.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 62.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 68.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 70.3% for AGIs $100k-200k, 80.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 12508, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $43,563 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$43,563
State:

$59,519

Salary/wage: $41,388 (reported on 86.6% of returns)
Here:

$41,388
State:

$50,673
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 91.6% for AGIs below $10k, 76.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 84.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 84.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 86.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 77.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $912 (reported on 51.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$912
New York:

$2,377
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 3.5% for AGIs below $10k, 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $1,845 (reported on 23.3% of returns)
Here:

$1,845
State:

$5,394
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.8% for AGIs below $10k, 1.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$5,692 (reported on 16.1% of returns)
Here:

+$5,692
State:

+$23,581
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -0.6% for AGIs below $10k, -0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$8,369 (reported on 12.0% of returns)
Here:

+$8,369
State:

+$13,809
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.3% for AGIs below $10k, 4.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,095 (reported on 1.9% of returns)
12508:

$3,095
New York:

$3,115
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $8,205 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$8,205
New York:

$19,016

Total itemized deductions: $18,351 (26% of AGI, reported on 38.4% of returns)
Here:

$18,351
State:

$25,864

Here:

25.6% of AGI
State:

21.9% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.3% for AGIs below $10k, 9.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 13.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 18.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,463 (3% of AGI, reported on 35.2% of returns)
Here:

$2,463
State:

$4,439

Here:

3.3% of AGI
State:

3.6% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $10k, 1.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $5,521 (reported on 77.2% of returns)
12508:

$5,521
State:

$11,730
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.5% for AGIs below $10k, 4.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 15.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,625 (reported on 14.9% of returns)
Here:

$1,625
State:

$1,757

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 66.4%
Here:

66%
State:

67%
(% for various income ranges: 58.7% for AGIs below $10k, 67.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 65.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 69.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 70.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 74.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2015:
This zip code:

$68,965
New York:

$60,850
Beacon, NY (12508) map Nearest zip codes: 12527, 12512, 12524, 12520, 10516, 10996.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

46.3%
New York:

46.4%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

9.8%
New York:

6.0%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,087
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 6,065


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 96 (59 now married, 37 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,268 (1,668 now married, 2,600 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 12508 with a mortgage: 2,642 (124 second mortgage, 483 home equity loan, 13 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,207

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $2,138
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $821

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

13.2%
Whole state:

15.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2015:
This zip code:

8.3%
Whole state:

8.5%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

3.8
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 12508: Beacon Sewage Treatment Plant (A), Beacon Station (B), Southern Dutchess Country Club (C), Fishkill Correctional Facility (D), Matawan Correctional Facility (E), Beacon Fire Department Engine Company 1 (F), Howland Public Library (G), Beacon Fire Department Mase Hook and Ladder Company (H), Memorial Building (I), Saint Rocco Society Hall (J), Beacon Fire Department Lewis Tompkins Hose Company (K), Saint Francis - Beacon Extended Care Facility Nursing Home (L), Madam Brett Homestead (M), Dutchess Junction Fire Company (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 12508 include: Faith Temple Church of God (A), Saint James African Methodist Epsicopal Zion Church (B), The Oasis Church (C), Christ Church (D), Christ United Methodist Church (E), Springfield Baptist Church (F), Tabernacle Church of Christ (G), Saint Lukes Episcopal Church (H), First Presbyterian Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemeteries: Saint Joachims Cemetery (1), Saint Lukes Cemetery (2), Saint Joachims Cemetery (3), Fairview Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoirs: Melzingah Reservoir (A), Beacon Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Squirrel Hollow Brook (A), Gordons Brook (B), Fishkill Creek (C), Dry Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 12508 include: Mount Gulian Historic Site (1), Riverfront Park (2), Fountain Square (3), Hammond Plaza (4), Beacon Memorial Park Athletic Field (5), Lower Main Street Historic District (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built

  • 0Built 2014 or later
  • 26Built 2010 to 2013
  • 950Built 2000 to 2009
  • 568Built 1990 to 1999
  • 862Built 1980 to 1989
  • 946Built 1970 to 1979
  • 713Built 1960 to 1969
  • 924Built 1950 to 1959
  • 487Built 1940 to 1949
  • 2,337Built 1939 or earlier
Note: State values scaled to 12508 population

Zip code 12508 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Beacon, NY (12508)

  • 79no bedroom
  • 1511 bedroom
  • 8672 bedrooms
  • 1,7453 bedrooms
  • 8154 bedrooms
  • 1925+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 12508 population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Beacon, NY (12508)

  • 518no bedroom
  • 8181 bedroom
  • 1,2012 bedrooms
  • 6433 bedrooms
  • 844 bedrooms
  • 395+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 12508 population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Beacon, NY (12508) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 149no vehicle
  • 1,2571 vehicle
  • 1,5412 vehicles
  • 5763 vehicles
  • 2494 vehicles
  • 775+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 12508 population

Cars and other vehicles available in Beacon, NY (12508) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 647no vehicle
  • 1,7591 vehicle
  • 8292 vehicles
  • 463 vehicles
  • 224 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Zip code 12508 population

  • Zip code 12508 household income distribution in 2015

  • Zip code 12508 household income distribution in 2015
  • 351Less than $10,000
  • 481$10,000 to $14,999
  • 276$15,000 to $19,999
  • 534$20,000 to $24,999
  • 449$25,000 to $29,999
  • 192$30,000 to $34,999
  • 227$35,000 to $39,999
  • 149$40,000 to $44,999
  • 193$45,000 to $49,999
  • 386$50,000 to $59,999
  • 562$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,083$75,000 to $99,999
  • 989$100,000 to $124,999
  • 513$125,000 to $149,999
  • 533$150,000 to $199,999
  • 234$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 12508

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2015 in zip code 12508
  • 9Less than $10,000
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 54$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 51$50,000 to $59,999
  • 24$60,000 to $69,999
  • 7$70,000 to $79,999
  • 22$80,000 to $89,999
  • 134$100,000 to $124,999
  • 33$125,000 to $149,999
  • 218$150,000 to $174,999
  • 400$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,115$200,000 to $249,999
  • 924$250,000 to $299,999
  • 548$300,000 to $399,999
  • 186$400,000 to $499,999
  • 26$500,000 to $749,999
  • 37$750,000 to $999,999
  • 25$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 18$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 12508

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in zip code 12508
  • 8Less than $100
  • 28$100 to $149
  • 23$150 to $199
  • 132$200 to $249
  • 171$300 to $349
  • 32$350 to $399
  • 7$400 to $449
  • 40$450 to $499
  • 31$500 to $549
  • 109$600 to $649
  • 95$650 to $699
  • 117$700 to $749
  • 152$750 to $799
  • 196$800 to $899
  • 366$900 to $999
  • 718$1,000 to $1,249
  • 580$1,250 to $1,499
  • 371$1,500 to $1,999
  • 34$2,000 to $2,499
  • 9$2,500 to $2,999
  • 84No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,166.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2015 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $253,162
  • Black or African American householders: $216,589
  • Asian householders: $272,057
  • Some other race householders: $247,269
  • Two or more races householders: $292,172
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $252,552

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $242,800
12508:

$242,800
New York:

$293,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $199,500 - $293,400

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $312,924
Here:

$312,924
State:

$344,789

Townhouses or other attached units: $287,035
Here:

$287,035
State:

$553,457

In 2-unit structures: $240,235
Here:

$240,235
State:

$524,046

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $204,029
Here:

$204,029
State:

$600,393

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $194,481
Here:

$194,481
State:

$779,069

Mobile homes: $59,974
Here:

$59,974
State:

$72,935

Owners and renters by unit type (%)

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,686
  • One, attached: 606
  • Two: 688
  • 3 or 4: 578
  • 5 to 9: 1,040
  • 10 to 19: 497
  • 20 to 49: 219
  • 50 or more: 317
  • Mobile homes: 182

Unemployment: 10.2%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 12508

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 12508
  • 72.4%6,367Drove a car alone
  • 10.1%891Carpooled
  • 1.1%95Bus or trolley bus
  • 0.3%22Subway or elevated
  • 7.3%644Railroad
  • 0.4%33Taxi
  • 2.6%226Walked
  • 0.4%34Other means
  • 5.5%483Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 12508

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 12508
  • 261Less than 5 minutes
  • 9545 to 9 minutes
  • 70010 to 14 minutes
  • 1,14315 to 19 minutes
  • 72120 to 24 minutes
  • 25525 to 29 minutes
  • 99630 to 34 minutes
  • 40535 to 39 minutes
  • 38640 to 44 minutes
  • 79645 to 59 minutes
  • 1,03960 to 89 minutes
  • 65690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 50.0%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,632
  • In family households: 14,014 (1,858 male householders, 2,413 female householders)
    2,740 spouses, 5,239 children (4,878 natural, 145 adopted, 218 stepchildren), 474 grandchildren, 140 brothers or sisters, 287 parents, 274 other relatives, 562 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,618 (1,386 male householders (1,066 living alone)), 1,495 female householders (1,201 living alone)), 737 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,982 (2,775 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 1,738 2-persons, 1,263 3-persons, 789 4-persons, 225 5-persons, 172 6-persons, 84 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 2,267 1-person, 558 2-persons, 35 3-persons, 17 4-persons, 4 5-persons

1,843 married couples with children.
1,462 single-parent households (252 men, 1,210 women).

81.6% of residents of 12508 zip code speak English at home.
14.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% very well, 24% well, 10% not well, 1% not at all).
2.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% very well, 29% well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% very well, 18% well, 19% not well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (45% very well, 44% well, 12% not well).

Foreign born population: 2,221 (11.3%)
(54.0% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

11.3%
Whole state:

22.9%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%)

  • 19%Chile
  • 10%Haiti
  • 9%Colombia
  • 5%Dominica
  • 5%El Salvador
  • 4%Romania
  • 3%Jamaica

Most common first ancestries reported in 12508 (%)

  • 12%Italian
  • 8%Irish
  • 6%American
  • 3%African
  • 3%German
  • 2%Polish
  • 2%Russian

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 582010 or later
  • 7752000 to 2009
  • 4341990 to 1999
  • 1,409Before 1990
Note: State values scaled to 12508 population

Zip code 12508 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • HYDE PARK MOBILE MANOR ESTATES (P.O BOX 391 in BEACON, NY)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-02-2001-8048, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
  • CITY OF BEACON WATER DEPARTMENT (460 LIBERTY STREET in BEACON, NY)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-02-2003-8010, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    Business SIC classification: WATER SUPPLY
  • AMERICAN BURNISH INC (291 MAIN ST in BEACON, NY)
    Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generators, less than 100 kg/month of hazardous waste (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    Organizations: DEBORAH H BIGELOW (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • CRAIG HOUSE HOSPITAL (300 HOWLAND AVENUE in BEACON, NY)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
  • HEALEY HYUNDAI INC (360 FISHKILL AVE in BEACON, NY)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: WILLIAM S HEALEY (CONTACT/OWNER)
  • HEALY CHEV GEO OLD INC (365 FISHKILL AVE in BEACON, NY)
    Small Quantity Generators, between 100 kg and 1000 kg of hazardous waste/month (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste)) - notification
    Organizations: WILLIAM HEALY (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 12508 marital status for males
Zip code 12508 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.4%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 51%Utility gas
  • 30%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15%Electricity
  • 2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1%Solar energy

Population in 1990: 20,022. Population change in the 1990s: -535 (-2.7%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 14,245
  • Northeast: 1,145
  • Midwest: 458
  • South: 916
  • West: 174

55% of the 12508 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 52% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in New York.

84% of the 12508 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 5% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 2% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 158
Here:

9.7%
New York:

13.4%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 110
Here:

10.1%
New York:

12.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 341
Here:

31.4%
New York:

35.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 71,250Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 70,859Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 65,250Education, training, and library occupations
  • 64,255Law enforcement workers including supervisors
  • 62,417Transportation occupations
  • 59,896Life, physical, and social science occupations
Note: State values scaled to 12508 population

Companies with federal contracts located in this zip code (BEACON, NY):

  • CAPITAL UNIFORM SERVICES, INC (39 FRONT ST; small business) : $116,467 in 10 contracts from 2003 to 2006
    Contracts for Laundry and DryCleaning Services by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $20,720; 2004: $60,266; 2005: $9,792; 2006: $25,689.

    Biggest contracts:
    $39,734 with Army for Laundry and DryCleaning Services. Signed on 2004-11-19. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $25,689, same as above. Signed on 2006-02-07. Completion date: 2007-01-01.
    $20,720, same as above. Signed on 2003-10-28. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
    $17,026, same as above. Signed on 2004-03-30. Completion date: 2004-09-30.
  • NORTRAX INC (497 FISHKILL AVENUE; small business) : $80,791 in 10 contracts from 2000 to 2006
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Tractors, Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Tractors, Miscellaneous Special Industry Machinery, Miscellaneous Engines and Components, and more by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Army, Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $25,500; 2001: $29,750; 2002: $32,580; 2003: -$28,200; 2004: $14,995; 2005: $0; 2006: $6,166.

    Biggest contracts:
    $32,580 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair and Rebuilding of Equipment -- Tractors. Taking place in VT. Signed on 2002-09-11. Completion date: 2002-10-11.
    $29,750 with Army for Lease or Rental of Equipment -- Tractors. Signed on 2001-11-28. Completion date: 2001-11-30.
    $25,500 with Army for Miscellaneous Special Industry Machinery. Taking place in MA. Signed on 2000-12-28. Completion date: 2001-02-15.
    $10,633 with Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation for Miscellaneous Engines and Components. Signed on 2004-04-27. Completion date: 2004-05-03.
  • VIRGINIA R KNOWLES (41 SYCAMORE DR; small business) : $12,860 in 2 contracts from 2002 to 2003
    $9,450 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Other Research and Development -- Applied Research and Exploratory Development (R&D). Signed on 2002-04-10. Completion date: 2002-11-15.
    $3,410, same as above. Signed on 2003-09-11. Completion date: 2003-11-27.
  • PAMAL BROADCASTING LTD (475 SOUTH AVE; small business)
    $9,457 with Army for Military Personnel Recruitment. Signed on 2005-06-21. Completion date: 2005-07-18.

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:

  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (250-499 employees: 1 establishment, 100-249 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals (100-249: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Full-Service Restaurants (20-49: 1, 10-19: 1, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 7)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Homes for the Elderly (20-49: 2)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Religious Organizations (10-19: 2, 5-9: 2, 1-4: 5)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 1,908 people in state prisons
  • 317 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 199 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 45 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 2,506 people in state prisons
  • 199 people in nursing homes
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in religious group quarters
  • 15 people in other group homes
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 2
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED103$226,964178$219,577370$193,19119$34,77326$160,5423$64,333
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$205,60415$164,51842$219,6003$14,5536$115,3333$49,960
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$233,79949$187,471297$226,54036$43,59819$150,0956$50,968
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$213,30029$207,709182$244,46012$113,1477$150,3273$179,253
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS6$179,3283$316,30336$276,8110$02$119,9150$0
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED54$243,96611$233,146
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED15$251,6708$302,783
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$198,2695$137,896
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$304,9005$208,324
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 12508 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21172.6 years
Mary20079.5 years
Joseph14973.4 years
William14671.6 years
James11168.7 years
Margaret10279.4 years
George10172.2 years
Helen9280.7 years
Anna9181.7 years
Robert8765.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 12508 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4073.9 years
Johnson2278.4 years
Miller2177.0 years
Brown2170.5 years
Jackson2076.4 years
Martin1777.5 years
Hughes1771.3 years
Jones1575.1 years
Williams1572.5 years
Lewis1379.9 years
Businesses in zip code 12508
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Dunkin Donuts1Rite Aid1
FedEx3Subway1
Ford1U-Haul2
H&R Block1UPS2
Hyundai1
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