Vergennes, VT 05491 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 05491: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vergennes, VT 05491

Acceptable Alternative
Addison, VT 05491
Panton, VT 05491

Not Acceptable, USPS
Arnold Bay, VT 05491
Basin Harbor, VT 05491
Button Bay, VT 05491
Chimney Point, VT 05491
Crown Point, VT 05491
Mile Point, VT 05491
Owls Head Harbor, VT 05491
Potash Bay, VT 05491
Potash Point, VT 05491
Summer Point, VT 05491
Waltham, VT 05491
West Addison, VT 05491
West Ferrisburgh, VT 05491

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 213
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,399
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 69
  • County: Addison County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.149, Longitude -73.275
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Vergennes, VT 05491 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,062
Population in Households 5,774
Population in Familes 4,633
Population in Group Qrtrs 288
Population Density1 67
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 2,406
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 1,630
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,925 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,788 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 618 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 519 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $238,918
Average Home Value $295,442


Median Household Income $56,507
Average Household Income $68,150
Per Capita Income $27,603
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.44% 0.44%
Households 0.7% 0.62%
Families 0.64% 0.61%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.05%
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.

Vergennes, VT 05491 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05491 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 # 27 90th
Population Density1 # 81 68th
Diversity Index2 # 17 94th
Median Household Income # 76 70th
Per Capita Income # 137 46th

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