Zip Code 12522 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDover Plains
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dutchess
Area Code845
Current Population:5172
Racial Majority:White 88.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 75%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$55929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$61850
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range469 - 1102 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.72055900, -73.59937500

Zip Code 12522 Description

Zip Code 12522 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 12522 is primarily located in Dutchess County. The official US Postal Service name for 12522 is DOVER PLAINS, New York. Portions of zip code 12522 are contained within or border the city limits of Dover Plains, NY, . The area code for zip code 12522 is 845. 12522 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 12522 is 6.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 9.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 12522 decreased to 5172 from 5691 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 12522 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 12522 public schools is White. 34.4% of students in 12522 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4587 88.91% 4298 +7%
 Black Or African American 20 0.39% 144 -86%
 Hispanic 388 7.52% 562 -31%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 15 -100%
 Asian 137 2.66% 48 +185%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 104 0.52% 104 -74%

Zip Code 12522 Race/Ethnicity

 White 75%
 Black Or African American 7.1%
 Hispanic 14.6%
 Asian 2.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 12522 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population51725691
Male Population51.50%
Female Population48.50%
Total Households2091
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55929
Income Under $50K Per Year45.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.40%
12522 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 19Antonio DelgadoDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$365467
Average Real Estate Sale Price$317481
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58b - Western New England Marble Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 12522 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)13152434445358564836281936
Avg Max Temp (°F)34374658697782807261493859
Avg Precip (In.)3.422.83.553.784.414.064.524.384.083.833.613.3845.81
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
CBSA Type12522
CBSA Population683034
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours