ZIP Code 12603 - Poughkeepsie Map and Data

Official Zip Code NamePoughkeepsie
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Dutchess
Area Code845
Current Population:42810
Racial Majority:White 69.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 43.8%
Unemployment Rate:3.1%
Median Household Income$77283
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79130
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range174 - 430 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.67756100, -73.86787400

Map of ZIP Code 12603 Border

Zip Code 12603 Description

Zip Code 12603 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 12603 is primarily located in Dutchess County. The official US Postal Service name for 12603 is POUGHKEEPSIE, New York. Portions of zip code 12603 are contained within or border the city limits of Arlington, NY, Red Oaks Mill, NY, Spackenkill, NY, Poughkeepsie, NY, and Fairview, NY. The area code for zip code 12603 is 845. 12603 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 12603 is 3.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 12603 increased to 42810 from 41667 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 12603 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 12603 public schools is White. 45.8% of students in 12603 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 30343 69.9% 31138 -3%
 Black Or African American 5673 13.07% 4114 +38%
 Hispanic 4086 9.41% 4150 -2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.08% 55 -38%
 Asian 2291 5.28% 2291 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 15 -100%
 Other Race 110 0.3% 110 +20%
 Two Or More Races 937 1.96% 937 -9%

Zip Code 12603 Race/Ethnicity

 White 43.8%
 Black Or African American 29%
 Hispanic 19%
 Asian 5.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 12603 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4281041667
Male Population47.90%
Female Population52.10%
Total Households15593
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77283
Income Under $50K Per Year29.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year35.00%
12603 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 18Sean Patrick MaloneyDemocrat
New York District 19Antonio DelgadoDemocrat
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12603 New York State Assembly Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
105Kieran LalorRepublican
106Didi BarrettDemocrat
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12603 New York State Senate Districts
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
41Susan J. SerinoRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$246244
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227079
Current Unemployment Level 3.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level2.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 59i - Hudson Valley
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 12603 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15162636465560595038302138
Avg Max Temp (°F)34384759707984827462513960
Avg Precip (In.)3.32.633.673.864.73.834.653.923.833.643.643.3144.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, NY
CBSA Type12603
CBSA Population683034
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours