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ZIP Code 05743

Post Office City:Fair Haven, VT (View All Cities)
County: Rutland County
Timezone: Eastern (8:34pm)
Area code: 802 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:43.7, -73.3
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05743

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 05743. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 05743 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Fair Haven, VT
Acceptable:
Benson, West Haven
Unacceptable:
Benson Landing, Fairhaven, West Castleton

Stats and Demographics for the 05743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05743 is located in western 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 05743 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 a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05743 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,330
Population Density 44 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,331
Median Home Value $160,800
Land Area 98.85 sq mi
Water Area 2.27 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,790
Median Household Income $46,685

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 44


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59689185
5-9120122242
10-14165146311
15-19180124304
20-24128145273
25-299588183
30-34111112223
35-39113133246
40-44130163293
45-49188159347
50-54192193385
55-59153189342
60-64163160323
65-69115107222
70-746869137
75-795578133
80-845154105
85 Plus235376

Gender

 Male 2,146 50%
 Female 2,184 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,210 97.2%
 Black Or African American 18 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.3%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 61 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24115465
25-349589184
35-4418787274
45-5432099419
55-6432461385
65-7418556241
75-8412046166
85 Plus421456

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 866 48%
 Single Guardian 314 18%
 Singles 498 28%
 Singles With Roommate 112 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,271 71%
 Households with Kids 519 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202040
218927
3232245
4172542
5201838
6212344
7263056
8201838
9333366
10331952
11343872
12303565
13363268
14322254
15362763
16502575
17392564
18272653
19282149
20333164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05743 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05743 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 05743 real estate data, the median home value of $160,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05743 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05743 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,306 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 851 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 433 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 506 22%
 Households Vacant 541 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 89 16.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.2%
 For Sale Only 25 4.6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 8 1.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 375 69.3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 7.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 2%
 1 Bedroom 132 23%
 2 Bedroom 251 43%
 3+ Bedroom 181 31%
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 $46,685 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 05743 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 05743 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 1,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 928 27%
 No Earnings 1,215 35%
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 1,341 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 928 27%
 No Earnings 1,215 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,764 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 65 3%
 Worked at Home 108 6%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, the area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

For more information, see Fair Haven, VT education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 387 12.7%
 High School Graduate 1,784 58.7%
 Associate's degree 172 5.7%
 Bachelor's degree 428 14.1%
 Master's degree 211 6.9%
 Professional school degree 13 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 43 1.4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 764 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 48 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 52 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 05743

ZIP Code 05743 is in the following school districts: Benson School District, Fair Haven School District, Fair Haven Uhsd #16 School District, and Private. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 05743.

Benson Village School
32 School Street
Benson, VT 05743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benson School District
Fair Haven Grade School
103 North Main Street
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fair Haven School District
Fair Haven Uhsd #16
33 Mechanic Street
Fair Haven, VT 05743
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fair Haven Uhsd #16 School District
Roots and Wings Academy
115 Main Rd
West Haven, VT 05743
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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