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ZIP Code 05343

Primary City:Jamaica, VT (View All Cities)
Timezone: Eastern (10:56pm)
Coordinates:43.10, -72.81
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05343

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05343. 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 05343. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05343, 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:
Jamaica, VT
Unacceptable:
East Jamaica, Pikes Falls

Stats and Demographics for the 05343 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05343 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 05343 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 large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05343 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 917
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 970
Median Home Value $195,600
Land Area 45.09 sq mi
Water Area 0.53 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 409
Median Household Income $48,224

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2723334117242728325041344137191287
Female1421372114182825264327354324131395
Total414470623142555358936869846132251712

Gender

 Male 501 55%
 Female 416 45%
Gender

Race

 White 870 94.9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 0.7%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 3 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 30 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner12248838657329
Renter92216147210
Total104464979359339

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 195 48%
 Single Guardian 53 13%
 Singles 130 32%
 Singles With Roommate 31 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 301 74%
 Households with Kids 108 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male573548533484981599535
Female3314515551231093534543
Total8104999108816111418112012131078

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05343 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 05343 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 05343 real estate data, the median home value of $195,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05343 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05343 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05343 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 917 100%
 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 189 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 149 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 71 7%
 Households Vacant 561 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 1.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 7 1.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 530 94.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 1.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 7%
 1 Bedroom 5 11%
 2 Bedroom 21 48%
 3+ Bedroom 15 34%
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 $48,224 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05343 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 05343 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 247 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 37%
 No Earnings 171 26%
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 247 37%
 No Earnings 171 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 399 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 7 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 12 3%
 Worked at Home 23 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 05343 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 10 3.6%
 High School Graduate 192 68.6%
 Associate's degree 15 5.4%
 Bachelor's degree 40 14.3%
 Master's degree 15 5.4%
 Professional school degree 2 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 6 2.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 143 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 30 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05343

ZIP Code 05343 is in the Jamaica School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05343.

Jamaica Village School
347 Depot St
Jamaica, VT 05343
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jamaica School District

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