Starksboro, VT 05487 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 05487: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Starksboro, VT 05487

Not Acceptable, USPS
Buels Gore, VT 05487
South Starksboro, VT 05487

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 24
  • Single Family Addresses: 565
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Addison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.23, Longitude -73.013
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Starksboro, VT 05487 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,625
Population in Households 1,622
Population in Familes 1,304
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 643
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 439
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 773 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 566 (73.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 77 ( 10.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 130 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $231,646
Average Home Value $241,873


Median Household Income $62,796
Average Household Income $76,318
Per Capita Income $30,220
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.38% 0.35%
Households 0.61% 0.49%
Families 0.56% 0.41%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.9%
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.

Starksboro, VT 05487 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05487 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 # 93 63rd
Population Density1 # 134 47th
Diversity Index2 # 185 27th
Median Household Income # 44 83rd
Per Capita Income # 98 62nd

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