Zip Code 05257 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Bennington
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bennington
Area Code802
Alternate Zip Code NamesN BENNINGTON
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBARNUMSVILLE
Current Population:2718
Racial Majority:White 92.06%
Unemployment Rate:3.2%
Median Household Income$52840
Average Adjusted Gross Income$56830
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time18 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range725 - 1467 ft.
Area13 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.96385300, -73.25390800

Zip Code 05257 Description

Zip Code 05257 is located in the state of Vermont in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 05257 is primarily located in Bennington County. The official US Postal Service name for 05257 is NORTH BENNINGTON, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05257 are contained within or border the city limits of North Bennington, VT, South Shaftsbury, VT, . The area code for zip code 05257 is 802. 05257 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05257 is 3.2% 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 05257 increased to 2718 from 2447 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05257 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05257 public schools is . % of students in 05257 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2424 92.06% 2544 -5%
 Black Or African American 26 0.99% 41 -37%
 Hispanic 46 1.75% 49 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 4 -100%
 Asian 25 0.95% 26 -4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0.08% 2 +0%
 Two Or More Races 52 4.18% 52 +112%

Zip Code 05257 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 05257 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27182447
Male Population44.90%
Female Population55.10%
Total Households904
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52840
Income Under $50K Per Year46.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.30%
05257 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$206714
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149909
Current Unemployment Level 3.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 05257 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10122233445357554736291735
Avg Max Temp (°F)31344357697781797160473657
Avg Precip (In.)2.471.782.442.963.73.723.884.23.423.363.172.5237.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bennington, VT
CBSA Type05257
CBSA Population36653
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours