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ZIP Code 05859

Primary City:North Troy, VT (View All Cities)
County: Orleans County
Timezone: Eastern (10:51pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.9, -72.4
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05859

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05859. 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 05859. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05859, 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:
North Troy, VT
Acceptable:
Jay, Jay Peak

Stats and Demographics for the 05859 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05859 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 05859 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05859 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,819
Population Density 33 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,326
Median Home Value $158,700
Land Area 55.63 sq mi
Water Area 0.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 756
Median Household Income $41,393

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male43546949636061586284537463433225128
Female627653604349684762576863525423291921
Total1051301221091061091291051241411211371159755543129

Gender

 Male 913 50%
 Female 906 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,772 97.4%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.6%
 Asian 5 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 10 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 17 0.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner66189109131844720
Renter37573534221185
Total43118124143153955525

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 368 49%
 Single Guardian 118 16%
 Singles 198 26%
 Singles With Roommate 72 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 533 71%
 Households with Kids 223 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male71010111071213121218148171111138613
Female131891310152014171113126111114813146
Total2028192420223227292331261428222521212019

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05859 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 05859 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 05859 real estate data, the median home value of $158,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05859 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05859 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05859 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,819 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 342 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 205 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 209 16%
 Households Vacant 570 43%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 4.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 9 1.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 502 88.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 23 4.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 14%
 2 Bedroom 89 42%
 3+ Bedroom 95 44%
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 $41,393 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05859 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 05859 can expect to fall in that range. 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 652 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 480 30%
 No Earnings 489 30%
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 652 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 480 30%
 No Earnings 489 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 828 87%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 47 5%
 Worked at Home 82 9%
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 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 128 17.9%
 High School Graduate 389 54.4%
 Associate's degree 38 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 112 15.7%
 Master's degree 41 5.7%
 Professional school degree 3 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 272 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 51 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 121 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05859

ZIP Code 05859 is in the Jay/Westfield Joint Elementary School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05859.

Jay/Westfield Joint Elementary School
257 Revoir Flats Rd
Jay, VT 05859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Jay/Westfield Joint Elementary School District
Troy School
126 Main St
North Troy, VT 05859
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Troy School District
North American Hockey Academy
3866 Route 242
Jay, VT 05859
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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