Zip Code 05152 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePeru
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bennington
Area Code802
Current Population:448
Racial Majority:White 98.04%
Unemployment Rate:2.4%
Median Household Income$57188
Average Adjusted Gross Income$86060
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range1398 - 1972 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.23079300, -72.89932000

Zip Code 05152 Description

Zip Code 05152 is located in the state of Vermont in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 05152 is primarily located in Bennington County. The official US Postal Service name for 05152 is PERU, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05152 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 05152 is 802. 05152 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05152 is 2.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 1.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 05152 decreased to 448 from 574 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05152 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05152 public schools is . % of students in 05152 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 401 98.04% 425 -6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 4 0.98% 5 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 1 0.24% 3 -67%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 15 0.73% 15 -80%

Zip Code 05152 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 05152 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population448574
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households198
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$57188
Income Under $50K Per Year44.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.60%
05152 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Vermont Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$484636
Average Real Estate Sale Price$177410
Current Unemployment Level 2.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level1.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58c - Green Mountains/Berkshire Highlands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 05152 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)671728394751504232241330
Avg Max Temp (°F)28304052657276746656433253
Avg Precip (In.)4.713.64.584.515.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bennington, VT
CBSA Type05152
CBSA Population36653
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours