Colchester, VT 05446 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 05446: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Colchester, VT 05446

Not Acceptable, USPS
Camp Johnson, VT 05446
Smc, VT 05446
St Michaels College, VT 05446

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chittenden County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.549, Longitude -73.215
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 668
  • PO Box Addresses: 359
  • Residential Addresses: 7,016
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 293
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,723

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

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Colchester, VT 05446 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,927
Daytime Population: Workers 9,548
Daytime Population: Residents 7,175
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,723
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 16,095
Population in Familes 12,125
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,832
Population Density2 488
Diversity Index3 18


Median Household Income $67,374
Average Household Income $85,763
Per Capita Income $32,715


Total Housing Units 7,576 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,607 (60.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,113 (27.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 856 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $282,124
Average Home Value $318,640


Total Households 6,720
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 4,263
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 0.63% 0.66%
Households 0.8% 0.79%
Families 0.51% 0.59%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.03%

Colchester, VT 05446 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05446 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 # 5 98th
Population Density # 7 98th
Diversity Index # 13 95th
Median Household Income # 37 86th
Per Capita Income # 84 67th

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