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ZIP Code 05488

Primary City:Swanton, VT (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (6:54pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.9, -73.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05488

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05488. 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 05488. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05488, 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:
Swanton, VT
Unacceptable:
Fonda, Fonda Jct, Green Corner, Hog Island, Lakewood, Maquam, Popsquash, W Swanton, West Swanton

Stats and Demographics for the 05488 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05488 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 05488 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05488 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,690
Population Density 119 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,763
Median Home Value $192,700
Land Area 64.58 sq mi
Water Area 1.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,991
Median Household Income $52,026

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male237245268272184229190237279337315278255162113646336
Female21324423226419825423124432032533529625117499907086
Total450489500536382483421481599662650574506336212154133122

Gender

 Male 3,764 49%
 Female 3,926 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,161 93.1%
 Black Or African American 36 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 183 2.4%
 Asian 34 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 22 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 254 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2722339756552129014168
Renter57177150147108505317
Total8440054771262934019485

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,597 53%
 Single Guardian 485 16%
 Singles 675 23%
 Singles With Roommate 234 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,986 66%
 Households with Kids 1,005 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3939535247426038584449625855626756444338
Female4045434250464452524957404541644465444741
Total798496949788104901109310610210396126111121889079

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05488 has a slightly higher 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 05488 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05488 real estate data, the median home value of $192,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05488 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05488 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 05488 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,517 97.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 153 2.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 20 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,591 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 641 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 759 20%
 Households Vacant 772 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 43 5.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 0.5%
 For Sale Only 59 7.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 615 79.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 5.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 52 6%
 1 Bedroom 216 24%
 2 Bedroom 355 39%
 3+ Bedroom 293 32%
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 $52,026 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05488 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. Most commuters in 05488 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,678 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,813 29%
 No Earnings 1,808 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 2,678 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,813 29%
 No Earnings 1,808 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,739 92.9%
 Public transportation 7 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 77 1.9%
 Worked at Home 200 5.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 507 19.4%
 High School Graduate 1,478 56.6%
 Associate's degree 272 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 167 6.4%
 Master's degree 146 5.6%
 Professional school degree 12 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 29 1.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,269 77.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 82 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 295 17.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05488

ZIP Code 05488 is in the Swanton School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05488.

Swanton Schools
24 Fourth St
Swanton, VT 05488
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Swanton School District
Missisquoi Valley Uhsd #7
100 Thunder Bird Dr
Swanton, VT 05488
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Missisquoi Valley Uhsd #7 School District
Munchkinland Montessori
38 Woods Hill Rd
Swanton, VT 05488
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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