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ZIP Code 05142

Primary City:Cavendish, VT (View All Cities)
County: Windsor County
Timezone: Eastern (3:09pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.41, -72.58
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05142

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05142. 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 05142. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05142, 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:
Cavendish, VT

Stats and Demographics for the 05142 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05142 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 05142 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 slightly higher than average number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05142 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 680
Population Density 25 people per sq mi
Housing Units 430
Median Home Value $200,000
Land Area 26.91 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 284
Median Household Income $53,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male17162119815201523322940271715589
Female1319251716112619242923362915913515
Total303546362426463447615276563224181324

Gender

 Male 336 49%
 Female 344 51%
Gender

Race

 White 655 96.3%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 7 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 16 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner215335673321715
Renter215848121
Total430416081331916

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 165 58%
 Single Guardian 35 12%
 Singles 66 23%
 Singles With Roommate 18 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 208 73%
 Households with Kids 76 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male04432614353526632440
Female22232763161576337314
Total266641377411410912969754

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05142 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05142 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05142 real estate data, the median home value of $200,000 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 05142. Rentals in 05142 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05142 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 680 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 142 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 101 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 41 10%
 Households Vacant 146 34%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 0.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 11 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 121 82.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 6.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 8%
 2 Bedroom 21 33%
 3+ Bedroom 38 59%
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 $53,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05142 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 05142 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 247 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 228 35%
 No Earnings 184 28%
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 247 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 228 35%
 No Earnings 184 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 354 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 7 2%
 Worked at Home 33 8%
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 34 12%
 High School Graduate 149 53%
 Associate's degree 24 9%
 Bachelor's degree 42 15%
 Master's degree 9 3%
 Professional school degree 21 8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 133 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 11 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 19 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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