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ZIP Code 05201

Primary City:Bennington, VT (View All Cities)
County: Bennington County
Timezone: Eastern (3:38am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.9, -73.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05201. 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 05201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05201, 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:
Bennington, VT
Acceptable:
Woodford
Unacceptable:
Bennington College, Old Bennington

Stats and Demographics for the 05201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05201 is located in southwest 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 05201 are primarily white. The number of seniors is large while the number of middle aged adults 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 05201 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,851
Population Density 160 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,739
Median Home Value $162,000
Land Area 93.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,081
Median Household Income $38,259

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
Male464439401514473408362409452535540489477319223212165191
Female426405440540490448393381500551544571474383283298269382
Total8908448411,0549638567557909521,0861,0841,060951702506510434573

Gender

 Male 7,073 48%
 Female 7,778 52%
Gender

Race

 White 14,302 96.3%
 Black Or African American 148 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 49 0.3%
 Asian 111 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.1%
 Other Race 55 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 173 1.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner23280554875883545395171
Renter252509382396325198155138
Total2757899361,2711,208743550309

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,486 41%
 Single Guardian 1,179 19%
 Singles 1,965 32%
 Singles With Roommate 451 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,336 71%
 Households with Kids 1,745 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10397771001007689769877888873758991106123105106
Female978490777874817210085849089928993127114117107
Total200181167177178150170148198162172178162167178184233237222213

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05201 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05201 real estate data, the median home value of $162,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,027 94.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 452 3.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 265 1.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 95 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,420 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,306 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,355 35%
 Households Vacant 658 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 171 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2%
 For Sale Only 73 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 270 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 120 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 70 3%
 1 Bedroom 707 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,044 44%
 3+ Bedroom 550 23%
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 $38,259 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05201 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 05201 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 3,669 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,736 32%
 No Earnings 4,213 36%
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 3,669 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,736 32%
 No Earnings 4,213 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,334 87.6%
 Public transportation 23 0.4%
 Taxicab 11 0.2%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 496 8.1%
 Worked at Home 225 3.7%
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 637 13%
 High School Graduate 2,758 58%
 Associate's degree 251 5%
 Bachelor's degree 670 14%
 Master's degree 268 6%
 Professional school degree 103 2%
 Doctorate degree 102 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,981 77.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 12.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 240 9.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05201

ZIP Code 05201 is in the Southwest Vermont Career Development Center School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05201.

Southwest Vermont Career Development Center
321 Park St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southwest Vermont Career Development Center School District
Bennington Elementary School
128 Park St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bennington Incorporated School District
Molly Stark School
181 Orchard St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bennington Incorporated School District
Monument School
66 Main St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bennington Incorporated School District
Mt. Anthony Union Middle School
747 East Rd
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mount Anthony Uhsd #14 School District
Woodford Hollow School
995 Vt Route 9
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Woodford School District
Mt. Anthony Senior Uhsd #14
301 Park St Extension
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Anthony Uhsd #14 School District
The School of Sacred Heart St Francis De Sales
307 School St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bennington School
192 Fairview St
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Green Mt Mennonite School
2892 Chapel Rd
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Forrest Ward Memorial School
404 Houghton Ln
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Hiland Hall School
2196 Harwood Hill Rd
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Grace Christian School
104 Kocher Dr
Bennington, VT 05201
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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