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ZIP Code 05743

Primary City:Fair Haven, VT (View All Cities)
County: Rutland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:45am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -73.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05743

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05743. 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 05743. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05743, 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:
Fair Haven, VT
Acceptable:
Benson, West Haven
Unacceptable:
Benson Landing, Fairhaven, West Castleton

Stats and Demographics for the 05743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05743 is located in west Vermont and covers a slightly higher 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 05743 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 slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05743 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,330
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,331
Median Home Value $160,800
Land Area 98.85 sq mi
Water Area 2.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,790
Median Household Income $46,685

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male 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
Male961201651801289511111313018819215316311568555123
Female891221461241458811213316315919318916010769785453
Total18524231130427318322324629334738534232322213713310576

Gender

 Male 2,146 50%
 Female 2,184 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,210 97.2%
 Black Or African American 18 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner119518732032418512042
Renter5489879961564614
Total6518427441938524116656

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 866 48%
 Single Guardian 314 18%
 Singles 498 28%
 Singles With Roommate 112 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,271 71%
 Households with Kids 519 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2018231720212620333334303632365039272833
Female209222518233018331938353222272525262131
Total4027454238445638665272656854637564534964

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05743 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05743 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05743 real estate data, the median home value of $160,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05743 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05743 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,306 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 851 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 433 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 506 22%
 Households Vacant 541 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 89 16.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 25 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 375 69.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 2%
 1 Bedroom 132 23%
 2 Bedroom 251 43%
 3+ Bedroom 181 31%
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 $46,685 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05743 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 05743 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 1,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 928 27%
 No Earnings 1,215 35%
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 1,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 928 27%
 No Earnings 1,215 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,764 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3%
 Worked at Home 108 6%
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 261 17%
 High School Graduate 965 63%
 Associate's degree 48 3%
 Bachelor's degree 181 12%
 Master's degree 43 3%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 764 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05743

ZIP Code 05743 is in the Benson School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05743.

Benson Village School
32 School St
Benson, VT 05743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benson School District
Fair Haven Grade School
103 North Main St
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fair Haven School District
Fair Haven Uhsd #16
33 Mechanic St
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fair Haven Uhsd #16 School District
Camp E-Wen-Akee
876 Root Pond Rd
Benson, VT 05743
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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