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ZIP Code 05301

Primary City:Brattleboro, VT (View All Cities)
County: Windham County
Timezone: Eastern (7:57am)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.8, -72.7
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05301

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05301. 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 05301. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05301, 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:
Brattleboro, VT
Acceptable:
Dummerston, Guilford, W Brattleboro, West Brattleboro
Unacceptable:
Brattleboro Center, Gilford, Green River, Guilford Center, Halifax, Harrisville

Stats and Demographics for the 05301 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05301 is located in south 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 05301 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 an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05301 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,820
Population Density 112 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,450
Median Home Value $215,900
Land Area 149.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,533
Median Household Income $49,552

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5418390808
5-9453438891
10-14498409907
15-195295471,076
20-245025411,043
25-294825291,011
30-34435513948
35-39414448862
40-444775761,053
45-496087511,359
50-546887761,464
55-597467471,493
60-645786651,243
65-69402467869
70-74251312563
75-79189258447
80-84155223378
85 Plus124281405

Gender

 Male 7,949 47%
 Female 8,871 53%
Gender

Race

 White 15,705 93.4%
 Black Or African American 256 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 45 0.3%
 Asian 308 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 104 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 394 2.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2428274302
25-34247699946
35-445455221,067
45-541,0946041,698
55-641,2664661,732
65-74686254940
75-84431151582
85 Plus18086266

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,907 39%
 Single Guardian 1,220 16%
 Singles 2,682 36%
 Singles With Roommate 724 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,623 75%
 Households with Kids 1,910 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18058138
29978177
383107190
47979158
59071161
68899187
79981180
883101184
99386179
1010277179
119878176
1210693199
1310293195
149068158
1586103189
16120111231
17111103214
18116117233
1996113209
20109100209

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05301 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 05301 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05301 real estate data, the median home value of $215,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05301 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05301 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05301 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,184 96.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 23 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 127 0.8%
 Other Institutional 21 0.1%
 College Student Housing 287 1.7%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 178 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,806 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,671 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,056 36%
 Households Vacant 917 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 193 21.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 2.0%
 For Sale Only 60 6.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 483 52.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 157 17.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 3%
 1 Bedroom 1,214 40%
 2 Bedroom 1,122 37%
 3+ Bedroom 608 20%
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 $49,552 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05301 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 05301 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 05301 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 5,444 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,529 33%
 No Earnings 3,943 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 5,444 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,529 33%
 No Earnings 3,943 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,812 79.7%
 Public transportation 46 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 25 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 934 10.9%
 Worked at Home 732 8.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 593 11%
 High School Graduate 2,806 51%
 Associate's degree 302 5%
 Bachelor's degree 937 17%
 Master's degree 610 11%
 Professional school degree 193 3%
 Doctorate degree 80 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,122 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 577 20.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 192 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05301

ZIP Code 05301 is in the Brattleboro Uhsd #6 School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05301.

Windham Regional Career Center
45 Career Circle
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Brattleboro Uhsd #6 School District
Canal Street/Oak Grove Schools
15 Moreland Ave
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brattleboro School District
Green Street School
164 Green St
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brattleboro School District
Academy School (brattleboro)
860 Western Ave
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brattleboro School District
Guilford Central School
374 School Rd
Guilford, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Guilford School District
Brattleboro Senior Uhsd #6
131 Fairground Rd
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brattleboro Uhsd #6 School District
Brattleboro Area Middle School
109 Sunny Acres
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brattleboro Uhsd #6 School District
St Michael Catholic School
48 Walnut St
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Meadows School
1 Anna Marsh Ln
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Neighborhood Schoolhouse
231 Western Ave
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Community Schoolhouse
24 Oak St
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
William Center at Austine
60 Austine Dr
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Austine School for the Deaf
60 Austine Dr
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Hilltop Montessori School
120 Summit Cir
Brattleboro, VT 05301
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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