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ZIP Code 05843

Primary City:Hardwick, VT (View All Cities)
County: Caledonia County
Timezone: Eastern (9:01pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.5, -72.3
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05843

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05843. 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 05843. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05843, 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:
Hardwick, VT
Unacceptable:
Mackville, South Walden

Stats and Demographics for the 05843 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05843 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 05843 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 small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05843 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,556
Population Density 71 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,212
Median Home Value $122,400
Land Area 36.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,046
Median Household Income $42,143

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9680100985975677977839210883543129159
Female80848391707691808411094109884839382531
Total17616418318912915115815916119318621717110270674040

Gender

 Male 1,235 48%
 Female 1,321 52%
Gender

Race

 White 2,454 96.0%
 Black Or African American 13 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.5%
 Asian 13 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 60 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8791271711991045424
Renter406047403921258
Total481391742112381257932

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 465 44%
 Single Guardian 194 19%
 Singles 304 29%
 Singles With Roommate 83 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 706 67%
 Households with Kids 340 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1625151616121219211520202124171617291910
Female1414161919131418201517221415161822171817
Total3039313535252637413037423539333439463727

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05843 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05843 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05843 real estate data, the median home value of $122,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05843 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05843 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05843 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,530 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 491 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 275 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 280 23%
 Households Vacant 166 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 15.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1.2%
 For Sale Only 25 15.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 8.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 35.5%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.6%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 23.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 34 18%
 1 Bedroom 54 29%
 2 Bedroom 32 17%
 3+ Bedroom 65 35%
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 $42,143 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05843 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 05843 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 05843 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 860 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 24%
 No Earnings 649 33%
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 860 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 473 24%
 No Earnings 649 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 997 84.3%
 Public transportation 4 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 48 4.1%
 Worked at Home 133 11.3%
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 253 28%
 High School Graduate 469 51%
 Associate's degree 45 5%
 Bachelor's degree 84 9%
 Master's degree 50 5%
 Professional school degree 13 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 497 84.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 0.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 89 15.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05843

ZIP Code 05843 is in the Hardwick School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05843.

Hardwick Elementary School
135 South Main St
Hardwick, VT 05843
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hardwick School District
Hazen Uhsd # 26
126 Hazen Union Dr
Hardwick, VT 05843
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hazen Uhsd #26 School District

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