Swanton, VT 05488 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 05488: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Swanton, VT 05488

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W Swanton, VT 05488
West Swanton, VT 05488

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Franklin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 44.93, Longitude -73.119
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 180
  • PO Box Addresses: 200
  • Residential Addresses: 3,143
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 37
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,106

The ZIP Code maps and database are updated 4 times per year.
Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Swanton, VT 05488 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,686
Daytime Population: Workers 3,350
Daytime Population: Residents 3,652
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,002
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 7,488
Population in Familes 5,946
Population in Group Qrtrs 198
Population Density2 109
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $58,060
Average Household Income $71,517
Per Capita Income $28,154


Total Housing Units 3,838 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,169 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 828 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 841 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $204,847
Average Home Value $226,003


Total Households 2,997
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,046
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 0.15% 0.26%
Households 0.18% 0.31%
Families -0.07% 0.13%
Median Household Income   2.99%
Per Capita Income   3.24%

Swanton, VT 05488 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 05488 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 # 20 92nd
Population Density # 49 81st
Diversity Index # 15 94th
Median Household Income # 97 61st
Per Capita Income # 163 35th

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