Burlington, VT 05401 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 05401: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Burlington, VT 05401

Not Acceptable, USPS
BTV, VT 05401
BURL, VT 05401
Burlingtn, VT 05401
Burlngtn, VT 05401

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chittenden County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.487, Longitude -73.228
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,699
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,049
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,494
    • Single Family Addresses: 10,555

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Burlington, VT 05401 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 33,487
Daytime Population: Workers 34,129
Daytime Population: Residents 16,022
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,151
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.50
Population in Households 26,759
Population in Familes 11,213
Population in Group Qrtrs 6,728
Population Density2 5,496
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $36,362
Average Household Income $57,776
Per Capita Income $23,001


Total Housing Units 13,164 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,524 (26.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,010 (68.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 630 ( 4.8%)
Median Home Value $335,982
Average Home Value $384,194


Total Households 12,534
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 3,915
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.5% 0.51%
Households 0.6% 0.64%
Families -0.02% 0.23%
Median Household Income   3.63%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Burlington, VT 05401 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05401 to the other 249 ZIP Codes in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 2 100th
Diversity Index # 2 100th
Median Household Income # 242 3rd
Per Capita Income # 233 7th

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