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ZIP Code 05906

Post Office City:Lunenburg, VT (View All Cities)
County: Essex County
Timezone: Eastern (11:32am)
Coordinates:44.47, -71.70
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 05906

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 05906. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 05906 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:
Lunenburg, VT
Acceptable:
East Concord
Unacceptable:
South Lunenburg

Stats and Demographics for the 05906 ZIP Code

ZIP code 05906 is located in northeast 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 05906 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 05906 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,178
Population Density 24 people per sq mi
Housing Units 758
Median Home Value $116,900
Land Area 48.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 513
Median Household Income $38,382

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5282654
5-9332558
10-14352964
15-19334477
20-24402767
25-29262248
30-34332962
35-39324173
40-44393473
45-49544599
50-544654100
55-59503585
60-645657113
65-69383270
70-74262147
75-79152338
80-8492029
85 Plus111021

Gender

 Male 604 51%
 Female 574 49%
Gender

Race

 White 1,151 97.7%
 Black Or African American 3 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.6%
 Asian 3 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2451419
25-34302050
35-44571673
45-549019109
55-6410515120
65-7471879
75-8444246
85 Plus16117

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 275 54%
 Single Guardian 67 13%
 Singles 143 28%
 Singles With Roommate 28 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 383 75%
 Households with Kids 130 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
17714
2538
37613
4156
58513
66410
7369
88311
98715
106713
118715
126612
139615
14639
157512
1691120
175914
188715
1941216
209413

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 05906 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 05906 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 05906 real estate data, the median home value of $116,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 05906 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 05906 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 05906 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,178 100%
 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 211 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 207 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 95 13%
 Households Vacant 245 32%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 18 7.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 10 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 179 73.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 34 13.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 10 10%
 2 Bedroom 53 54%
 3+ Bedroom 36 36%
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 $38,382 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 05906 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. However, that is not the case in 05906. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 362 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 347 32%
 No Earnings 369 34%
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 362 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 347 32%
 No Earnings 369 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 542 93.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 4 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 1.9%
 Worked at Home 21 3.6%
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, compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 132 14%
 High School Graduate 600 64%
 Associate's degree 70 7%
 Bachelor's degree 96 10%
 Master's degree 42 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 125 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 11.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 24 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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