Zip Code 05446 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameColchester
Zip Code StateVermont
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chittenden
Area Code802
Current Population:15373
Racial Majority:White 93.29%
Public School Racial Majority:White 91.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$70241
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73780
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time19.2 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Eastern Standard Time
Elevation Range95 - 551 ft.
Area59 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)44.55059052, -73.15432739

Zip Code 05446 Description

Zip Code 05446 is located in the state of Vermont in the Burlington - Plattsburgh metro area. Zip code 05446 is primarily located in Chittenden County. The official US Postal Service name for 05446 is COLCHESTER, Vermont. Portions of zip code 05446 are contained within or border the city limits of Burlington, VT, Winooski, VT, and South Burlington, VT. The area code for zip code 05446 is 802. 05446 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Vermont.

The current unemployment level in 05446 is 3.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 2.7% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 05446 decreased to 15373 from 17236 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 05446 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 05446 public schools is White. 28.5% of students in 05446 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 14729 93.29% 14362 +3%
 Black Or African American 116 0.73% 173 -33%
 Hispanic 251 1.59% 239 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 22 0.14% 42 -48%
 Asian 251 1.59% 337 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 5 0.25% 5 +700%
 Two Or More Races 212 2.41% 212 +79%

Zip Code 05446 Race/Ethnicity

 White 91.2%
 Black Or African American 3.6%
 Hispanic 1.8%
 Asian 2.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 05446 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1537317236
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households6255
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$70241
Income Under $50K Per Year31.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.00%
05446 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Vermont District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Vermont Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$394266
Average Real Estate Sale Price$229030
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago1.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 83b - Champlain Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 05446 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)9112234465660585039301736
Avg Max Temp (°F)26293953677681786957443254
Avg Precip (In.)2.061.572.132.753.163.273.753.853.672.962.872.0534.1
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Burlington-South Burlington, VT
CBSA Type05446
CBSA Population211299
Time ZoneEastern Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours