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ZIP Code 05679

Primary City:Williamstown, VT (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (9:26am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.10, -72.54
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05679

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05679. 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 05679. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05679, 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:
Williamstown, VT

Stats and Demographics for the 05679 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05679 is located in central 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 05679 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 higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05679 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,296
Population Density 83 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,436
Median Home Value $159,200
Land Area 39.74 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,344
Median Household Income $48,732

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male741091211098392881011241431591221098240412120
Female948510991729499981361461281381038355422956
Total16819423020015518618719926028928726021216595835076

Gender

 Male 1,638 50%
 Female 1,658 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,228 97.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 17 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 7 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 33 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111131962772291477126
Renter2457413737242133
Total351702373142661719259

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 706 53%
 Single Guardian 213 16%
 Singles 322 24%
 Singles With Roommate 103 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 931 69%
 Households with Kids 413 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1512141922142427223117272026272516182316
Female1921201713162315182123242219171923181416
Total3433343635304742405240514245444439363732

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05679 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05679 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1970s. Looking at 05679 real estate data, the median home value of $159,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05679 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05679 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05679 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,283 99.6%
 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 13 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 737 51%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 333 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 274 19%
 Households Vacant 92 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 9 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 36 39%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 29 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 13%
 1 Bedroom 62 22%
 2 Bedroom 143 51%
 3+ Bedroom 42 15%
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 $48,732 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05679 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. More commuters in 05679 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 1,207 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 28%
 No Earnings 712 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 1,207 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 745 28%
 No Earnings 712 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,571 92.3%
 Public transportation 2 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 42 2.5%
 Worked at Home 77 4.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 168 14%
 High School Graduate 791 67%
 Associate's degree 54 5%
 Bachelor's degree 91 8%
 Master's degree 59 5%
 Professional school degree 20 2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 495 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 42 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 115 17.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05679

ZIP Code 05679 is in the Williamstown School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05679.

Williamstown Middle/High School
120 Hebert Rd
Williamstown, VT 05679
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Williamstown School District
Williamstown Elementary School
100 Brush Hill Rd
Williamstown, VT 05679
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamstown School District

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