North Bennington, VT 05257 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 05257: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
North Bennington, VT 05257

Acceptable Alternative
N Bennington, VT 05257

Not Acceptable, USPS
Barnumsville, VT 05257
No Bennington, VT 05257
Paper Mill Village, VT 05257
Sodom, VT 05257
Wolumsak, VT 05257

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 87
  • Single Family Addresses: 783
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Bennington County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.93, Longitude -73.246
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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North Bennington, VT 05257 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,455
Population in Households 2,935
Population in Familes 2,284
Population in Group Qrtrs 520
Population Density1 167
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 1,234
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 801
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 911 (66.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 323 (23.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 138 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $230,705
Average Home Value $265,944


Median Household Income $51,141
Average Household Income $67,647
Per Capita Income $25,729
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.17%
Households 0.66% 0.32%
Families 0.59% 0.27%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.01%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

North Bennington, VT 05257 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05257 to the other 252 ZIP Codes in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 47 82nd
Population Density1 # 21 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 16 94th
Median Household Income # 140 45th
Per Capita Income # 179 29th

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