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ZIP Code 05101

Primary City:Bellows Falls, VT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (5:18am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.17, -72.50
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05101

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05101. 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 05101. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05101, 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:
Bellows Falls, VT
Unacceptable:
Gageville, North Westminster, Rockingham

Stats and Demographics for the 05101 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05101 is located in south 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 05101 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05101 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,643
Population Density 135 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,252
Median Home Value $155,200
Land Area 34.39 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,942
Median Household Income $34,270

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1371481311511461271241441431651771971609875444339
Female1461271231451391501291321521961961931549889706788
Total283275254296285277253276295361373390314196164114110127

Gender

 Male 2,249 48%
 Female 2,394 52%
Gender

Race

 White 4,410 95.0%
 Black Or African American 32 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 29 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 19 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 135 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16416025029915410368
Renter89179158147122705127
Total9024331839742122415495

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 787 41%
 Single Guardian 357 18%
 Singles 629 32%
 Singles With Roommate 169 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,372 71%
 Households with Kids 570 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3025252531252437312524203131343632292026
Female2631372416302527292825262321322034253424
Total5656624947554964605349465452665666545450

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05101 has a slightly less 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 05101 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05101 real estate data, the median home value of $155,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05101 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05101 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05101 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,515 97.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 28 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 100 2.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 707 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 392 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 843 37%
 Households Vacant 310 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 38.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2.3%
 For Sale Only 41 13.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 28.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 16.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 26 3%
 1 Bedroom 274 33%
 2 Bedroom 254 31%
 3+ Bedroom 278 33%
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 $34,270 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05101 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 05101 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,273 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,063 28%
 No Earnings 1,494 39%
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 1,273 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,063 28%
 No Earnings 1,494 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,744 87%
 Public transportation 40 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 6%
 Worked at Home 109 5%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 243 15.4%
 High School Graduate 1,031 65.3%
 Associate's degree 81 5.1%
 Bachelor's degree 128 8.1%
 Master's degree 57 3.6%
 Professional school degree 33 2.1%
 Doctorate degree 5 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 582 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 102 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 60 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05101

ZIP Code 05101 is in the Rockingham School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05101.

Bellows Falls Middle School
15 School St
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Rockingham School District
Rockingham Central Elementary School
50 School St Extension
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rockingham School District
Bellows Falls Uhsd #27
Route 5 South
Bellows Falls, VT 05101
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bellows Falls Uhsd #27 School District

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