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ZIP Code 05143

Primary City:Chester, VT (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (11:00pm)
Coordinates:43.3, -72.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05143

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05143. 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 05143. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05143, 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:
Chester, VT
Acceptable:
Andover, Athens, Baltimore
Unacceptable:
Bartonsville, Brockways Mills, Middletown, North Windham, Peaseville, Reedville, Simonsville

Stats and Demographics for the 05143 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05143 is located in south Vermont and covers a slightly higher 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 05143 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05143 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,343
Population Density 46 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,503
Median Home Value $197,000
Land Area 94.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,901
Median Household Income $46,708

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male99103123140879311112511717320021616712787814435
Female1101361311318710110411113117621320517012290746558
Total20923925427117419421523624834941342133724917715510993

Gender

 Male 2,128 49%
 Female 2,215 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,224 97.3%
 Black Or African American 16 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 20 0.5%
 Asian 23 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 54 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner159419134238023415553
Renter4292756775323717
Total5718626640945526619270

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 967 51%
 Single Guardian 256 13%
 Singles 549 29%
 Singles With Roommate 129 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,412 74%
 Households with Kids 489 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1717132018252523123025232223312331282717
Female1421282519252333362726202830242429312313
Total3138414537504856485751435053554760595030

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05143 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05143 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05143 real estate data, the median home value of $197,000 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 05143. Rentals in 05143 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05143 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,343 100%
 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 906 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 558 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 437 17%
 Households Vacant 602 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 31 5.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 30 5.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 500 83.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 37 6.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 3%
 1 Bedroom 230 43%
 2 Bedroom 125 23%
 3+ Bedroom 167 31%
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 $46,708 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05143 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 05143 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,577 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 965 28%
 No Earnings 946 27%
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 1,577 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 965 28%
 No Earnings 946 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,882 83%
 Public transportation 43 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 166 7%
 Worked at Home 179 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 287 19.0%
 High School Graduate 848 56.3%
 Associate's degree 73 4.8%
 Bachelor's degree 164 10.9%
 Master's degree 90 6.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 42 2.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 611 84%
 Enrolled in Private School 90 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 25 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05143

ZIP Code 05143 is in the Chester-Andover Usd #29 School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05143.

Chester-Andover Usd #29
72 Main St
Chester, VT 05143
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chester-Andover Usd #29 School District
Green Mountain Uhsd #35
716 Vt Route 103 South
Chester, VT 05143
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Green Mountain Uhsd #35 School District

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