Zip Code 05262 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameShaftsbury
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Bennington
Area Code802
Current Population:2547
Racial Majority:White 98.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 93.3%
Unemployment Rate:0.0%
Median Household Income$60488
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63610
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range824 - 1742 ft.
Area31 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.98370300, -73.19644300

Zip Code 05262 Description

Zip Code 05262 is located in the state of Vermont in the Albany - Schenectady - Troy metro area. Zip code 05262 is primarily located in Bennington County. The official US Postal Service name for 05262 is SHAFTSBURY, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05262 are contained within or border the city limits of South Shaftsbury, VT, . The area code for zip code 05262 is 802. 05262 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05262 is 0.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.0% and is lower 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 05262 decreased to 2547 from 2571 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05262 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05262 public schools is White. 36.6% of students in 05262 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2492 98.58% 2452 +2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 12 0.47% 27 -56%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.08% 2 +0%
 Asian 10 0.4% 21 -52%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 35 0.47% 35 -66%

Zip Code 05262 Race/Ethnicity

 White 93.3%
 Black Or African American 1.1%
 Hispanic 1.1%
 Asian 1.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.4%

Zip Code 05262 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population25472571
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households1084
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$60488
Income Under $50K Per Year40.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.50%
05262 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Vermont Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$340030
Average Real Estate Sale Price$241667
Current Unemployment Level 0.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level0.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago0.0%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 05262 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)10112132435156544636281734
Avg Max Temp (°F)30324255677579776958453455
Avg Precip (In.)3.632.853.873.834.544.384.334.814.084.314.113.5948.33
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bennington, VT
CBSA Type05262
CBSA Population36653
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours