Zip Code 12720 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBethel
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Sullivan
Area Code845
Current Population:172
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:4.3%
Median Household Income$43894
Average Adjusted Gross Income$111750
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time0 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range1263 - 1329 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.67615891, -74.90386200

Zip Code 12720 Description

Zip Code 12720 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 12720 is primarily located in Sullivan County. The official US Postal Service name for 12720 is BETHEL, New York. Portions of zip code 12720 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 12720 is 845. 12720 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 12720 is 4.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 12720 increased to 172 from 168 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 12720 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 12720 public schools is . % of students in 12720 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 187 100% 146 +28%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 1 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 20 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 4 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 0 0% 0 +0%

Zip Code 12720 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 12720 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population172168
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households77
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$43894
Income Under $50K Per Year57.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.00%
12720 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 19Antonio DelgadoDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$259077
Average Real Estate Sale Price$110000
Current Unemployment Level 4.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.4%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 62b - Low Poconos
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 12720 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11122231415155544635281834
Avg Max Temp (°F)32344356687681797160483657
Avg Precip (In.)3.42.663.513.924.464.323.973.914.183.513.953.445.21
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours