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ZIP Code 05602

Primary City:Montpelier, VT (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Montpelier
County: Washington County
Timezone: Eastern (7:52pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.3, -72.6
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05602. 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 05602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05602, 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:
Montpelier, VT
Acceptable:
Berlin, Middlesex, Middlesex Center, Middlesex Ctr
Unacceptable:
East Montpelier Center, Gould Hill, Jones Brook, Montpelier Jct, Montpelier Junction

Stats and Demographics for the 05602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05602 is located in north 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 05602 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 small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05602 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,916
Population Density 147 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,806
Median Home Value $224,700
Land Area 81.19 sq mi
Water Area 1.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,418
Median Household Income $63,056

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male302321341318267330343361384455486467468264174120102104
Female279317308326238381396388406481548600481283194188192303
Total5816386496445057117397497909361,0341,067949547368308294407

Gender

 Male 5,607 47%
 Female 6,309 53%
Gender

Race

 White 11,304 94.9%
 Black Or African American 97 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 27 0.2%
 Asian 190 1.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 41 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 254 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14227546805980485295133
Renter145492325346293113109110
Total1597198711,1511,273598404243

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,280 42%
 Single Guardian 732 14%
 Singles 1,917 35%
 Singles With Roommate 489 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,036 74%
 Households with Kids 1,382 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6266586077596266576459697970686287534847
Female4367655469727258465760607160797592522842
Total1051331231141461311341241031211191291501301471371791057689

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05602 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05602 real estate data, the median home value of $224,700 is slightly higher than average 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 05602. Rentals in 05602 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,577 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 148 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 191 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,343 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,142 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,933 33%
 Households Vacant 388 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 99 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Sale Only 38 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 128 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 175 10%
 1 Bedroom 594 35%
 2 Bedroom 539 32%
 3+ Bedroom 395 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 $63,056 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05602 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 05602 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 05602 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 4,204 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,766 29%
 No Earnings 2,638 27%
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 4,204 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,766 29%
 No Earnings 2,638 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,708 77%
 Public transportation 154 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 771 13%
 Worked at Home 464 8%
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 272 7%
 High School Graduate 1,586 39%
 Associate's degree 302 7%
 Bachelor's degree 893 22%
 Master's degree 672 17%
 Professional school degree 200 5%
 Doctorate degree 109 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,429 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 270 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 128 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05602

ZIP Code 05602 is in the Berlin School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05602.

Berlin Elementary School
372 Paine Turnpike
Berlin, VT 05602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berlin School District
Rumney School (middlesex)
433 Shady Rill Rd
Middlesex, VT 05602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Middlesex School District
Main Street School
170 Main St
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Montpelier School District
Union Elementary School
1 Park Ave
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montpelier School District
Montpelier High School
5 High School Dr
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Montpelier School District
U-32 High School (uhsd #32)
930 Gallison Hill Rd
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Uhsd #32 School District
The New School of Montpelier
11 West St
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
River Rock School
46 Barre St
Montpelier, VT 05602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Montpelier Montessori School
89 Karl Cir Unit 3
Berlin, VT 05602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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