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ZIP Code 05156

Primary City:Springfield, VT (View All Cities)
County: Windsor County
Timezone: Eastern (4:44am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.3, -72.5
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05156

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05156. 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 05156. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05156, 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:
Springfield, VT
Unacceptable:
Maple Dell, Orchard Lane, Pedden Acres, Weathersfield

Stats and Demographics for the 05156 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05156 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 05156 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05156 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,226
Population Density 153 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,241
Median Home Value $157,800
Land Area 60.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.41 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,819
Median Household Income $48,872

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2482722842712453002662833323923983282992751611098891
Female256258270250198269265265282346371337321246170136132212
Total504530554521443569531548614738769665620521331245220303

Gender

 Male 4,642 50%
 Female 4,584 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,849 95.9%
 Black Or African American 75 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18 0.2%
 Asian 66 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 44 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 173 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner27217357611600427227143
Renter852712222201551108562
Total112488579831755537312205

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,766 46%
 Single Guardian 664 17%
 Singles 1,105 29%
 Singles With Roommate 284 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,725 71%
 Households with Kids 1,094 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5147614553526149576565454762624961554441
Female4653644756396652455755495752495465523047
Total971001259210991127101102122120941041141111031261077488

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05156 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05156 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05156 real estate data, the median home value of $157,800 is slightly less 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 05156. Rentals in 05156 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05156 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,758 94.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 369 4.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 88 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 11 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,682 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 927 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,210 29%
 Households Vacant 422 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 126 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 74 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 142 34%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 5%
 1 Bedroom 359 29%
 2 Bedroom 426 35%
 3+ Bedroom 381 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 $48,872 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05156 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 05156 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 3,268 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,707 22%
 No Earnings 2,698 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 3,268 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,707 22%
 No Earnings 2,698 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,998 92.2%
 Public transportation 72 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 131 3.0%
 Worked at Home 130 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 402 11%
 High School Graduate 2,234 62%
 Associate's degree 295 8%
 Bachelor's degree 484 13%
 Master's degree 151 4%
 Professional school degree 64 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,304 80.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 167 10.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 150 9.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05156

ZIP Code 05156 is in the River Valley Technical Center School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05156.

River Valley Technical Center
307 South St
Springfield, VT 05156
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: River Valley Technical Center School District
Riverside School
13 Fairgrounds Rd
Springfield, VT 05156
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Elm Hill School
10 Hoover St
Springfield, VT 05156
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Union School
43 Union St
Springfield, VT 05156
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Springfield School District
Springfield High School
303 South St
Springfield, VT 05156
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Springfield School District

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