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ZIP Code 05446

Primary City:Colchester, VT (View All Cities)
County: Chittenden County
Timezone: Eastern (7:40am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.6, -73.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05446

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05446. 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 05446. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05446, 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:
Colchester, VT
Unacceptable:
Camp Johnson, Smc, St Michaels College

Stats and Demographics for the 05446 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05446 is located in northwest 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 05446 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05446 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,373
Population Density 419 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,045
Median Home Value $258,100
Land Area 36.66 sq mi
Water Area 0.84 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,255
Median Household Income $70,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4304685014894985585134725896366725834793081791248261
Female41537944649548360249351060265866659251529720614313297
Total8458479479849811,1601,0069821,1911,2941,3381,175994605385267214158

Gender

 Male 7,642 50%
 Female 7,731 50%
Gender

Race

 White 14,531 94.5%
 Black Or African American 181 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 48 0.3%
 Asian 338 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 42 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 230 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner344568701,1961,09155425163
Renter18454831535419873608
Total2181,0041,1851,5501,28962731171

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,146 50%
 Single Guardian 952 15%
 Singles 1,535 25%
 Singles With Roommate 622 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,291 69%
 Households with Kids 1,964 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male827899821101008180971091019910686971121148185103
Female9579907760778284769695907194991061069787113
Total177157189159170177163164173205196189177180196218220178172216

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05446 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 05446 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 05446 real estate data, the median home value of $258,100 is 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 05446. Rentals in 05446 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05446 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,971 97.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 72 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 317 2.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,430 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,085 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,740 25%
 Households Vacant 790 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 15.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.4%
 For Sale Only 96 12.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 521 65.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 33 4.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 41 2%
 1 Bedroom 391 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,107 64%
 3+ Bedroom 204 12%
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 $70,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05446 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. More commuters in 05446 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 6,048 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,282 34%
 No Earnings 2,319 18%
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 6,048 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,282 34%
 No Earnings 2,319 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,415 91.9%
 Public transportation 114 1.2%
 Taxicab 1 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 171 1.9%
 Worked at Home 451 4.9%
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 311 6%
 High School Graduate 2,318 46%
 Associate's degree 500 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,258 25%
 Master's degree 439 9%
 Professional school degree 142 3%
 Doctorate degree 79 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,078 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 384 13.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 332 11.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05446

ZIP Code 05446 is in the Colchester School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05446.

Colchester Middle School
425 Blakely Rd
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Malletts Bay School
Blakely Rd
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Porters Point School
490 Porters Point Rd
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Union Memorial School
253 Main St
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Colchester School District
Woodside Juvenile Rehabilitation Center
26 Woodside Dr
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Woodside Juvenile Rehabilitation Center School District
Colchester High School
131 Laker Ln
Colchester, VT 05446
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colchester School District

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