Zip Code 05143 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChester
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Windsor
Secondary County: Windham
Area Code802
Alternate Zip Code NamesANDOVER
ATHENS
BALTIMORE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBARTONSVILLE
BROCKWAYS MILLS
MIDDLETOWN
NORTH WINDHAM
PEASEVILLE
REEDVILLE
SIMONSVILLE
Current Population:4343
Racial Majority:White 93.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 97.9%
Unemployment Rate:2.9%
Median Household Income$50872
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57030
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range627 - 2356 ft.
Area114 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.26517000, -72.63370400

Zip Code 05143 Description

Zip Code 05143 is located in the state of Vermont in the Burlington - Plattsburgh metro area. Zip code 05143 is primarily located in Windsor County. Portions of 05143 are also located in Windham County. The official US Postal Service name for 05143 is CHESTER, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05143 are contained within or border the city limits of Chester-Chester Depot, VT, . The area code for zip code 05143 is 802. 05143 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05143 is 2.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 3.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.3% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 05143 decreased to 4343 from 4605 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05143 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05143 public schools is White. 44.8% of students in 05143 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4094 93.9% 4199 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 16 -100%
 Hispanic 180 4.13% 42 +329%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.55% 20 +20%
 Asian 32 0.73% 23 +39%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.37% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 43 0.32% 43 -67%

Zip Code 05143 Race/Ethnicity

 White 97.9%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 0.3%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 05143 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population43434605
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households1901
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
44.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$50872
Income Under $50K Per Year49.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
05143 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$319295
Average Real Estate Sale Price$126533
Current Unemployment Level 2.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58f - Vermont Piedmont
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 05143 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)781931425156544634271432
Avg Max Temp (°F)29324154687681787058453355
Avg Precip (In.)3.392.663.583.533.843.493.84.073.73.713.693.4242.87
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lebanon, NH-VT
CBSA Type05143
CBSA Population172902
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours