Vermont Demographic Data

Vermont Demographic Summary

  • Population: 626,011
  • Area: 9,617.00 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 9,217.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 400.00 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 65.09 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 796.92 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Vermont Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
317,490
50.7%
50.8
Male
308,552
49.3%
49.2
Total Population
626,042
 
 

Vermont Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
30,172
4.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
32,235
5.1% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
34,511
5.5% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
44,439
7.1% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
46,031
7.4% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
70,733
11.3% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
69,851
11.2% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
90,388
14.4% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
49,471
7.9% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
48,127
7.7% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
64,715
10.3% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
30,750
4.9% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
14,619
2.3% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
505,882
80.8%
77.1
Female
259,074
51.2%
51.4%
Male
246,808
48.8%
48.6%
21 Years and over
473,343
75.6%
72.9
62 Years and over
137,076
21.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
110,084
17.6%
14.9
Female
59,792
54.3%
55.9%
Male
50,292
45.7%
44.1%
Median Age (years)
43

Vermont Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
614,893
98.2% 
96.9
White
593,056
94.7% 
73.1
Black or African American
7,996
1.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
2,698
0.4% 
0.8
Asian
8,627
1.4% 
5.4
Asian Indian
850
0.1% 
1.2
Chinese
1,743
0.3% 
1.3
Filipino
152
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
246
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
1,616
0.3% 
0.5
Vietnamese
795
0.1% 
0.5
Other Asian
3,225
0.5% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
387
0.1% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
2,129
0.3% 
4.8
Two or More Races
11,149
1.8% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
10,422
1.7% 
17.6
Mexican
2,783
0.4% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
1,956
0.3% 
1.7
Cuban
738
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
4,945
0.8% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
615,620
98.3% 
82.4

Vermont Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
12,303
2.8% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
24,166
5.5% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
127,127
29.0% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
75,070
17.1% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
37,916
8.6% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
97,824
22.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
64,248
14.6% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
36,469
8.3%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
402,185
91.6%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
162,072
36.9%
30.6

Vermont Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
167,824
31.7%
33.5
Now Married
258,612
48.9%
47.5
Divorced
67,774
12.8%
11.0
Separated
5,523
1.0%
2.1
Widowed
29,391
5.6%
5.8

Vermont Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
559,543
93.9%
78.5%
Languages other than english
36,327
6.1%
21.5%
Spanish
6,665
1.1%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
22,261
3.7%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
3,916
0.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
3,485
0.6%
1.0%

Vermont Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
12,426
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
13,462
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
28,053
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
23,358
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
33,454
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
49,222
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
36,269
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
35,844
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
11,978
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
10,799
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
56,990
 
55,775
Per capita income
31,216
 
29,979

Vermont Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
7,978
2.4%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
31,142
9.5%
9.8
Construction
23,105
7.0%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
92,695
28.3%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
15,579
4.8%
6.5
Information
7,587
2.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
35,990
11.0%
10.3
Other services except public administration
14,035
4.3%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
28,190
8.6%
11.3
Public administration
15,776
4.8%
4.6
Retail trade
37,554
11.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
11,140
3.4%
5.1
Wholesale trade
7,070
2.2%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
30,920
9.4%
9.0
Management, professional, and related occupations
134,584
41.1%
37.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
36,206
11.0%
12.3
Sales and office occupations
69,982
21.3%
23.6
Service occupations
56,149
17.1%
18.0

Vermont Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
320,350
 
148,324,000
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
246,467
76.9%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
26,263
8.2%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
4,073
1.3%
5.2
Walked
18,611
5.8%
2.8
Other means
5,368
1.7%
1.8
Worked at home
19,568
6.1%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
23.0
 
26.0

Vermont Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
18,558
7.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
87,230
34.2%
33.5
2 vehicles
101,470
39.8%
37.2
3 or more
47,607
18.7%
20.3

Vermont Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
254,865
78.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
180,212
70.7%
63.0
Renter Occupied
74,653
29.3%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
72,009
22.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.0
NR
3.0

Vermont Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
326,874
1 room
13,372
4.1%
2.3
2 rooms
11,499
3.5%
2.5
3 rooms
27,169
8.3%
9.0
4 rooms
50,012
15.3%
16.6
5 rooms
58,150
17.8%
20.0
6 rooms
57,670
17.6%
17.9
7 rooms
38,478
11.8%
12.1
8 rooms
30,211
9.2%
8.5
9 rooms or more
40,313
12.3%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Vermont Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
326,874
134,794,000
1-unit, detached
217,678
66.6%
61.4
1-unit, attached
12,565
3.8%
5.8
2-units
21,190
6.5%
3.7
3 or 4 units
19,712
6.0%
4.5
5 to 9 units
15,264
4.7%
4.8
10 to 19 units
5,089
1.6%
4.6
20 or more units
12,978
4.0%
8.8
Mobile home
22,344
6.8%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
54
0.0%
0.1

Vermont Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
88,396
27.0%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
9,758
3.0%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
21,009
6.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
29,060
8.9%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
49,771
15.2%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
52,641
16.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
35,906
11.0%
14.0%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

Vermont Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
45,256
17.8%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
40,280
15.8%
4.7
Electricity
12,610
4.9%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
108,532
42.6%
5.1
Coal or coke
735
0.3%
0.1
Wood
42,271
16.6%
2.0
Solar energy
263
0.1%
0.1
Other fuel
4,298
1.7%
0.5
No fuel used
620
0.2%
1.2

Vermont Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
113,269
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
775
0.7%
11.0%
$3,000 or more
6,029
5.3%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
7,115
6.3%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
14,755
13.0%
4.1%
$500 to $999
16,516
14.6%
42.7%
$1,500 to 1,999
30,910
27.3%
$1,000 to 1,499
37,169
32.8%
Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
41,492
36.7%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
19,138
16.9%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
13,148
11.6%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
9,631
8.5%
7.3%
35.0% or more
29,569
26.2%
22.3%
Not Computed
291
NR
NR

Vermont Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
69,352 
 
41,410,200 
$1,000 to $1,499
20,310
29.3%
27.9%
$1,500 to $1,999
7,142
10.3%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
1,377
2.0%
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
383
0.6%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
33
0.0%
1.5%
$500 to $999
30,290
43.7%
42.7%
Less than $500
9,817
14.2%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
5,301
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
923
NR
959
Rent Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
7,776
11.4%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
7,822
11.4%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
10,000
14.6%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
8,336
12.2%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
7,498
10.9%
9.2%
35.0% or more
27,058
39.5%
41.4%
Not Computed
6,163
NR
NR

Vermont Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
180,212
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
7,411
4.1%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
13,448
7.5%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
22,279
12.4%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
33,477
18.6%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
52,652
29.2%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
36,548
20.3%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
11,852
6.6%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
2,545
1.4%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
223,700
 
194,500
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