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ZIP Code 05079

Primary City:Vershire, VT (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Eastern (1:12am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.95, -72.33
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05079

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05079. 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 05079. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05079, 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:
Vershire, VT

Stats and Demographics for the 05079 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05079 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 05079 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 extremely 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 05079 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 730
Population Density 20 people per sq mi
Housing Units 435
Median Home Value $167,600
Land Area 36.49 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 300
Median Household Income $45,216

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5322557
5-9171431
10-14261541
15-19142236
20-24241943
25-29231942
30-34131528
35-39313667
40-44383775
45-49392867
50-54263157
55-59302959
60-64262854
65-69131730
70-7413720
75-79347
80-84178
85 Plus358

Gender

 Male 372 51%
 Female 358 49%
Gender

Race

 White 674 92.3%
 Black Or African American 11 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1 0.1%
 Asian 5 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 38 5.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-244610
25-34181533
35-4459968
45-54631376
55-64571067
65-7432032
75-84808
85 Plus606

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 145 48%
 Single Guardian 44 15%
 Singles 85 28%
 Singles With Roommate 26 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 208 69%
 Households with Kids 92 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15611
25611
38311
4527
5437
6639
7224
8112
9459
10235
117310
128412
13426
14538
15167
16369
17224
185712
19314
20549

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05079 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05079 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 05079 real estate data, the median home value of $167,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05079 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05079 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05079 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 691 95%
 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 39 5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 151 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 96 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 53 12%
 Households Vacant 135 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 6 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 96 71%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 2 4%
 2 Bedroom 38 67%
 3+ Bedroom 17 30%
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 $45,216 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05079 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 05079 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 05079 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. However, that is not the case in 05079. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 172 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 253 43%
 No Earnings 169 28%
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 172 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 253 43%
 No Earnings 169 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 273 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 35 10%
 Worked at Home 39 11%
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 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 41 16%
 High School Graduate 125 49%
 Associate's degree 14 5%
 Bachelor's degree 53 21%
 Master's degree 15 6%
 Professional school degree 8 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 108 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 21 16%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05079

ZIP Code 05079 is in the Private. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05079.

Mountain School Program of Milton Academy
151 Mountain School Rd
Vershire, VT 05079
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Private

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