Zip Code 10956 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNew City
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Rockland
Area Code845
Current Population:31521
Racial Majority:White 72.72%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.6%
Unemployment Rate:6.1%
Median Household Income$127725
Average Adjusted Gross Income$125730
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time34.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range52 - 371 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.15630500, -73.99311100

Zip Code 10956 Description

Zip Code 10956 is located in the state of New York in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 10956 is primarily located in Rockland County. The official US Postal Service name for 10956 is NEW CITY, New York. Portions of zip code 10956 are contained within or border the city limits of New City, NY, Congers, NY, Haverstraw, NY, Bardonia, NY, New Hempstead, NY, Hillcrest, NY, New Square, NY, Mount Ivy, NY, and Nanuet, NY. The area code for zip code 10956 is 845. 10956 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 10956 is 6.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.1% 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 10956 increased to 31521 from 31071 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 10956 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 10956 public schools is White. 16.2% of students in 10956 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22610 72.72% 22960 -2%
 Black Or African American 2007 6.46% 1965 +2%
 Hispanic 2581 8.3% 2822 -9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 31 -100%
 Asian 2997 9.64% 3182 -6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 82 0.44% 82 +68%
 Two Or More Races 479 2.43% 479 +58%

Zip Code 10956 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.6%
 Black Or African American 8.3%
 Hispanic 16.8%
 Asian 12.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 1.7%

Zip Code 10956 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3152131071
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households10344
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
16.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$127725
Income Under $50K Per Year13.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year23.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year63.40%
10956 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 17Nita LoweyDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$605959
Average Real Estate Sale Price$456096
Current Unemployment Level 6.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64e - Glaciated Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 10956 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18202839485762615341332440
Avg Max Temp (°F)37404961728085837564534262
Avg Precip (In.)3.873.034.194.274.714.174.344.294.653.964.323.8249.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type10956
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours