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ZIP Code 05038

Primary City:Chelsea, VT (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (4:42am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.00, -72.46
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05038

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05038. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 05038. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05038, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Chelsea, VT

Stats and Demographics for the 05038 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05038 is located in central Vermont and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 05038 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05038 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,230
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 691
Median Home Value $182,100
Land Area 39.64 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 537
Median Household Income $53,583

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 48Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male253735262526463133437647523518241315
Female244140312033373033477046493632182115
Total49787557455983616690146931017150423430

Gender

 Male 607 49%
 Female 623 51%
Gender

Race

 White 1,182 96.1%
 Black Or African American 8 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 2 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 29 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0396010898573717
Renter14289261315124
Total146769134111724921

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 276 51%
 Single Guardian 56 10%
 Singles 159 30%
 Singles With Roommate 46 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 414 77%
 Households with Kids 123 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male653666107886984337674
Female6844777713999856612163
Total1213710131317142117151816999197137

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05038 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05038 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05038 real estate data, the median home value of $182,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 05038. Rentals in 05038 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05038 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,201 97.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 8 0.7%
 Nursing Facilities 21 1.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 232 34%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 184 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 121 18%
 Households Vacant 154 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 4.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 4 2.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 115 74.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 16.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 67 50%
 2 Bedroom 30 22%
 3+ Bedroom 38 28%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $53,583 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05038 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 05038 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 05038. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 523 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 20%
 No Earnings 405 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 523 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 234 20%
 No Earnings 405 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 569 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 45 7%
 Worked at Home 68 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 66 14%
 High School Graduate 232 48%
 Associate's degree 77 16%
 Bachelor's degree 88 18%
 Master's degree 13 3%
 Professional school degree 9 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 144 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 32 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05038

ZIP Code 05038 is in the Chelsea School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05038.

Chelsea Elementary High School
6 School St
Chelsea, VT 05038
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chelsea School District
Brookhaven Treatment & Learning Center
331 Vt Rte 110
Chelsea, VT 05038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Wellspring School
3 Court St
Chelsea, VT 05038
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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