Zip Code 05255 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameManchester Center
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bennington
Area Code802
Alternate Zip Code NamesMANCHESTR CTR
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBARNUMVILLE
MANCHSTER CTR
Current Population:4121
Racial Majority:White 98.61%
Public School Racial Majority:White 96.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$63366
Average Adjusted Gross Income$93720
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time13.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range771 - 2215 ft.
Area43 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)43.16782600, -73.06442600

Zip Code 05255 Description

Zip Code 05255 is located in the state of Vermont in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 05255 is primarily located in Bennington County. The official US Postal Service name for 05255 is MANCHESTER CENTER, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05255 are contained within or border the city limits of Manchester Center, VT, Manchester, VT, . The area code for zip code 05255 is 802. 05255 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05255 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 05255 increased to 4121 from 3944 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05255 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05255 public schools is White. 35.6% of students in 05255 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3974 98.61% 3929 +1%
 Black Or African American 18 0.45% 60 -70%
 Hispanic 16 0.4% 61 -74%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 7 0.17% 36 -81%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 29 0.37% 29 -48%

Zip Code 05255 Race/Ethnicity

 White 96.5%
 Black Or African American 1.9%
 Hispanic 0.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.7%

Zip Code 05255 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population41213944
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households1921
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$63366
Income Under $50K Per Year37.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year26.60%
05255 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Vermont Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$365024
Average Real Estate Sale Price$431300
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 58b - Western New England Marble Valleys
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 05255 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)892030414953524434261532
Avg Max Temp (°F)29314254667478756757443454
Avg Precip (In.)2.962.183.013.223.943.813.764.393.723.453.472.8940.8
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bennington, VT
CBSA Type05255
CBSA Population36653
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours