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ZIP Code 05851

Primary City:Lyndonville, VT (View All Cities)
County: Caledonia County
Timezone: Eastern (11:22am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.5, -72.0
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05851

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05851. 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 05851. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05851, 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:
Lyndonville, VT
Unacceptable:
East Lyndon, Red Village, South Wheelock, Wheelock

Stats and Demographics for the 05851 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05851 is located in northeast 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 05851 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05851 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,528
Population Density 82 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,795
Median Home Value $145,400
Land Area 79.77 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,467
Median Household Income $39,434

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male169177177403413160158154171220235220198142106755750
Female143143172323334142142174174248236254190160125979294
Total312320349726747302300328345468471474388302231172149144

Gender

 Male 3,285 50%
 Female 3,243 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,285 96.3%
 Black Or African American 36 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.4%
 Asian 62 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 29 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 92 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1815125841243627216057
Renter13413310011073704340
Total15228435852250934220397

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,170 47%
 Single Guardian 359 15%
 Singles 691 28%
 Singles With Roommate 247 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,778 72%
 Households with Kids 689 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3929284527313941393426374634354344118163130
Female30243134342335262530394134284546437511492
Total6953597961547467646465788062808987193277222

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05851 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05851 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05851 real estate data, the median home value of $145,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05851 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05851 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 05851 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,795 88.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 28 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 51 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 650 10.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,128 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 636 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 703 25%
 Households Vacant 328 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 67 20.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.3%
 For Sale Only 30 9.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 166 50.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 61 18.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 73 9%
 1 Bedroom 135 16%
 2 Bedroom 328 39%
 3+ Bedroom 308 36%
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 $39,434 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05851 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 05851 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 1,770 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,962 36%
 No Earnings 1,678 31%
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 1,770 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,962 36%
 No Earnings 1,678 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,707 89.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 3 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 140 4.6%
 Worked at Home 177 5.8%
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 249 13%
 High School Graduate 1,180 61%
 Associate's degree 173 9%
 Bachelor's degree 224 12%
 Master's degree 64 3%
 Professional school degree 18 1%
 Doctorate degree 18 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 844 69.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 236 19.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 137 11.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05851

ZIP Code 05851 is in the Lyndon School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05851.

Lyndon Town School
2591 Lily Pond Rd
Lyndonville, VT 05851
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lyndon School District
The Riverside School
30 Lily Pond Rd
Lyndonville, VT 05851
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Lyndon Educational Alternative Resources Network
154 Main St
Lyndonville, VT 05851
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Cornerstone Christian School
42 Cornerstone Ln
Lyndonville, VT 05851
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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