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ZIP Code 05478

Primary City:Saint Albans, VT (View All Cities)
County: Franklin County
Timezone: Eastern (2:19pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:44.8, -73.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05478

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 05478. 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 05478. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 05478, 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:
Saint Albans, VT
Unacceptable:
Georgia, St Albans

Stats and Demographics for the 05478 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05478 is located in northwest 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 05478 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 less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05478 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,449
Population Density 239 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,621
Median Home Value $204,300
Land Area 60.47 sq mi
Water Area 0.59 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,844
Median Household Income $52,295

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5510424934
5-9481434915
10-145485121,060
15-19469395864
20-24388402790
25-29462470932
30-34429475904
35-39492495987
40-444955471,042
45-495505971,147
50-545245581,082
55-594785251,003
60-64401353754
65-69259300559
70-74190242432
75-79168232400
80-84114222336
85 Plus91217308

Gender

 Male 7,049 49%
 Female 7,400 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,786 95.4%
 Black Or African American 92 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 121 0.8%
 Asian 100 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.0%
 Other Race 47 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 297 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2433196229
25-34431469900
35-446953711,066
45-549153721,287
55-647942781,072
65-74462160622
75-84334152486
85 Plus11171182

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,773 47%
 Single Guardian 976 17%
 Singles 1,615 28%
 Singles With Roommate 480 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,951 68%
 Households with Kids 1,893 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
19376169
210798205
39976175
411688204
511489203
69576171
79885183
89481175
980103183
1011586201
1111199210
12114114228
13107108215
14101105206
159582177
1610882190
1710398201
189463157
196970139
208168149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05478 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05478 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05478 real estate data, the median home value of $204,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 05478. Rentals in 05478 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05478 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 14,213 98.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 175 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 61 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,732 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,043 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,069 31%
 Households Vacant 777 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 18%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Sale Only 76 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 426 55%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 4%
 1 Bedroom 564 34%
 2 Bedroom 635 38%
 3+ Bedroom 400 24%
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 $52,295 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05478 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. Most commuters in 05478 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,087 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,869 26%
 No Earnings 3,055 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 5,087 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,869 26%
 No Earnings 3,055 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,313 89.4%
 Public transportation 59 0.8%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 28 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 345 4.9%
 Worked at Home 305 4.3%
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 466 10%
 High School Graduate 2,518 56%
 Associate's degree 312 7%
 Bachelor's degree 796 18%
 Master's degree 270 6%
 Professional school degree 80 2%
 Doctorate degree 36 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,995 80.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 234 9.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 259 10.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05478

ZIP Code 05478 is in the Bellows Free Academy Uhsd #48. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05478.

Northwest Technical Center
71 South Main St
St. Albans, VT 05478
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Bellows Free Academy Uhsd #48
Georgia Elementary & Middle School
4416 Ethan Allen Hwy
St. Albans, VT 05478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Georgia School District
St. Albans City Elementary School
29 Bellows St
St. Albans, VT 05478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saint Albans City School District
St. Albans Town Educational Center
169 South Main St
St. Albans, VT 05478
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Saint Albans Town School District
Bellows Free Academy Uhsd #48
71 South Main St
St. Albans, VT 05478
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bellows Free Academy Uhsd #48

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