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ZIP Code 05255

Primary City:Manchester Center, VT (View All Cities)
County: Bennington County
Timezone: Eastern (9:12am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.17, -73.06
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05255

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05255. 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 05255. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05255, 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:
Manchester Center, VT
Acceptable:
Manchestr Ctr
Unacceptable:
Barnumville, Manchster Ctr

Stats and Demographics for the 05255 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05255 is located in southwest 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 05255 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05255 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,121
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,560
Median Home Value $351,300
Land Area 39.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,921
Median Household Income $48,311

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male721001341587777707612018317015516611592725352
Female788313014377766878141214213185162153909387108
Total150183264301154153138154261397383340328268182165140160

Gender

 Male 1,942 47%
 Female 2,179 53%
Gender

Race

 White 3,980 96.6%
 Black Or African American 61 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.2%
 Asian 36 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 6 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 29 0.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner65414334133323913657
Renter37848711281488578
Total43138230453414287221135

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 886 46%
 Single Guardian 236 12%
 Singles 688 36%
 Singles With Roommate 111 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,427 74%
 Households with Kids 494 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male186172018251222232326232834334530262414
Female142417151814181320183327262644313623923
Total3230343536393035434159505460777666493337

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05255 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05255 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1960s. Looking at 05255 real estate data, the median home value of $351,300 is extremely high 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 05255. Rentals in 05255 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05255 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,107 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 853 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 456 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 612 24%
 Households Vacant 639 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 59 9.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 0.9%
 For Sale Only 38 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 455 71.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 79 12.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 5%
 1 Bedroom 205 36%
 2 Bedroom 234 41%
 3+ Bedroom 109 19%
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 $48,311 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05255 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. The commute in 05255 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 1,398 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 954 29%
 No Earnings 974 29%
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 1,398 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 954 29%
 No Earnings 974 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,628 83.6%
 Public transportation 12 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 165 8.5%
 Worked at Home 143 7.3%
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 103 8%
 High School Graduate 566 45%
 Associate's degree 42 3%
 Bachelor's degree 372 30%
 Master's degree 86 7%
 Professional school degree 68 5%
 Doctorate degree 12 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 497 75.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 166 25.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05255

ZIP Code 05255 is in the Manchester School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05255.

Manchester Elementary/Middle School
80 Memorial Ave
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Manchester School District
Maple Street School
322 Maple St
Manchester Center, VT 05255
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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