Zip Code 05260 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNorth Pownal
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bennington
Area Code802
Current Population:459
Racial Majority:White 100%
Unemployment Rate:3.6%
Median Household Income$53393
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68150
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range968 - 1257 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.81753800, -73.26478600

Zip Code 05260 Description

Zip Code 05260 is located in the state of Vermont in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 05260 is primarily located in Bennington County. The official US Postal Service name for 05260 is NORTH POWNAL, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05260 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 05260 is 802. 05260 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05260 is 3.6% 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 05260 increased to 459 from 288 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05260 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05260 public schools is . % of students in 05260 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 325 100% 445 -27%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 2 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 4 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 0 +0%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 5 0% 5 -100%

Zip Code 05260 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 05260 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population459288
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households177
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53393
Income Under $50K Per Year44.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.50%
05260 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Vermont Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$194286
Average Real Estate Sale Price$140163
Current Unemployment Level 3.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
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 05260 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)11132333445357554737291835
Avg Max Temp (°F)30334255687580787058463556
Avg Precip (In.)2.561.882.633.053.833.783.814.283.623.373.272.6238.72
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bennington, VT
CBSA Type05260
CBSA Population36653
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours