Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

Current Temperature ° Population 43,400

Homefacts Zip Code Report

12601 is zip code located in Poughkeepsie, New York. The population is 43,400, making 12601 the largest zipcode in Poughkeepsie and the largest in Dutchess County.

There are 8 public schools in 12601 with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Poughkeepsie is very low, and there are 75 registered sex offenders residing in the zip code 12601. Unemployment in 12601 is moderate. Median house prices in 12601 is $189,925 and the median home sales price is $135,486.

Zip codes within Poughkeepsie include 12602 and 12603.

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 18.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.6%

Crime Rate

in [Poughkeepsie, NY] 2.78% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 15
  • Violent Crimes: 102
  • Robbery: 46
  • Burglary: 150
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

7.04% Higher than national avg.
  • 75 offenders in 12601
  • 17.28 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $189,925
  • Median Sales Price: $135,486
  • Foreclosures: 229
  • Homes For Sale: 125
  • Homes For Rent: 28

Environmental Hazards

in [Poughkeepsie, NY] 222 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 6
  • Superfunds: 10
  • Tanks & Spills: 205

Unemployment

Moderate 4.3%
  • New York unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

Schools view all

8 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 8 K-12 public schools in 12601, NY and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates 12601's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

75 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index view report

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in 12601.

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$189,925 compared to November 2016
Median Sales Price
$135,486 compared to November 2016

Median Home Value

We're sorry! No median home value found for 12601 in our database.

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10.6%
  • Rented
    52.4%
  • Owned
    37.1%

125 Homes For Sale View All

$248,925
87 Delafield St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
-- Beds | -- Baths
$155,000
15 Nassau Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$239,000
36 Chestnut St
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$294,000
23 Antoinette Dr
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
5 Beds | 2 Baths

229 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Darlene
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$461,207
Cedar
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$NR
Montgomery
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$NR
Parker
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
7 Beds | 4 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Property Type
  • Pre Foreclosures
    13.79%
  • Auction
    44.83%
  • Bank Owned
    41.38%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom

17 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Poughkeepsie, NY issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Poughkeepsie, NY issued 17 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

28 Rental Properties View All

$2,200
53 Old Post Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
4 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,600
5 Reynolds Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,250
6 Hamilton Ct
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
3 Beds | 1 Baths
$1,250
8 Hamilton Ct
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
3 Beds | 1 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from NY 12601
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,070
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,140
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,310
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,680
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,900

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Environmental Hazards

222 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfield
    in Poughkeepsie, NY
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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (298/308)
    Poughkeepsie, NY has 96.75% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Poughkeepsie, NY is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.07 Average
    Poughkeepsie, NY is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 26.62°
  • February 30°
  • March 40.27°
  • April 50.77°
  • May 61.4°
  • June 68.6°
  • July 74.65°
  • August 71.25°
  • September 64.35°
  • October 53.03°
  • November 42.03°
  • December 32.02°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Poughkeepsie, NY

Earthquakes
Poughkeepsie, NY has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Poughkeepsie, NY has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Poughkeepsie, NY has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Poughkeepsie, NY has a low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in 12601: $40,508

Unemployment

Unemployment in Poughkeepsie is 4.3%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 8.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.15%
White Collar - 55.85%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Sen. Kirsten E. Gillibrand
  • Sen. Charles E. Schumer

City Representatives

  • Chris Gibson
  • Paul D. Tonko
  • Richard Hanna

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

7 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

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