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
316,720
50.7%
50.8
Male
307,874
49.3%
49.2
Total Population
624,594
 
 

Vermont Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
30,464
4.9% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
33,080
5.3% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
33,976
5.4% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
41,770
6.7% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
45,741
7.3% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
71,885
11.5% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
70,519
11.3% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
86,724
13.9% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
49,353
7.9% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
47,482
7.6% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
68,975
11.0% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
30,413
4.9% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
14,212
2.3% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
505,910
81.0%
77.2
Female
259,136
51.2%
51.3%
Male
246,774
48.8%
48.7%
21 Years and over
473,928
75.9%
73.1
62 Years and over
141,406
22.6%
18.8
65 Years and over
113,600
18.2%
15.2
Female
61,967
54.5%
55.8%
Male
51,633
45.5%
44.2%
Median Age (years)
43
0.0%
0.0

Vermont Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
612,270
98.0% 
96.8
White
589,379
94.4% 
72.6
Black or African American
7,893
1.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
2,177
0.3% 
0.8
Asian
9,406
1.5% 
5.4
Asian Indian
1,486
0.2% 
1.2
Chinese
2,682
0.4% 
1.3
Filipino
660
0.1% 
0.9
Japanese
642
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
1,334
0.2% 
0.4
Vietnamese
535
0.1% 
0.6
Other Asian
2,067
0.3% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
252
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
 
0.0
Samoan
 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
 
0.1
Some Other Race
3,163
0.5% 
5.1
Two or More Races
12,324
2.0% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
12,546
2.0% 
17.8
Mexican
3,560
0.6% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
3,526
0.6% 
1.7
Cuban
1,221
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
4,239
0.7% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
612,048
98.0% 
82.2

Vermont Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
11,087
2.5% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
23,483
5.3% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
128,767
29.3% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
75,872
17.3% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
40,499
9.2% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
92,871
21.1% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
66,984
15.2% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
34,570
7.8%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
404,993
92.1%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
159,855
36.3%
31.2

Vermont Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
166,400
31.6%
33.7
Now Married
252,308
47.9%
47.5
Divorced
69,451
13.2%
11.0
Separated
5,449
1.0%
2.0
Widowed
33,466
6.3%
5.8

Vermont Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
561,274
94.5%
78.4%
Languages other than english
32,856
5.5%
21.6%
Spanish
5,640
0.9%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
18,597
3.1%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
5,531
0.9%
3.5%
Other Languages
3,088
0.5%
1.1%

Vermont Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
14,019
5.5%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
15,503
6.1%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
24,406
9.6%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
25,487
10.0%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
31,395
12.3%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
47,345
18.6%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
34,858
13.7%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
36,833
14.5%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
12,789
5.0%
5.8
$200,000 or more
12,216
4.8%
6.4
Median household income
57,677
 
57,617
Per capita income
31,836
 
31,128

Vermont Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
8,648
2.7%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
33,514
10.3%
9.8
Construction
22,398
6.9%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
86,286
26.6%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
16,498
5.1%
6.6
Information
5,569
1.7%
2.1
Manufacturing
35,359
10.9%
10.1
Other services except public administration
13,058
4.0%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
30,126
9.3%
11.4
Public administration
15,711
4.8%
4.6
Retail trade
39,384
12.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
10,233
3.2%
5.2
Wholesale trade
8,040
2.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
31,556
9.7%
8.8
Management, professional, and related occupations
131,867
40.6%
37.6
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
35,738
11.0%
12.2
Sales and office occupations
68,944
21.2%
23.3
Service occupations
56,719
17.5%
18.1

Vermont Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
318,010
 
150,377,000
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
240,282
75.6%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
25,358
8.0%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
4,914
1.5%
5.1
Walked
18,885
5.9%
2.7
Other means
6,374
2.0%
1.8
Worked at home
22,197
7.0%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
23.1
 
26.6

Vermont Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
17,911
7.0%
8.7
1 vehicles
89,695
35.2%
33.2
2 vehicles
100,178
39.3%
37.1
3 or more
47,067
18.5%
21.0

Vermont Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
254,851
77.3%
87.6
Owner Occupied
177,772
69.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
77,079
30.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
74,688
22.7%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy rate
2
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.5
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.1
0.0%
2.5

Vermont Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
329,539
1 room
13,447
4.1%
2.4
2 rooms
10,820
3.3%
2.7
3 rooms
28,847
8.8%
9.1
4 rooms
51,988
15.8%
16.5
5 rooms
57,486
17.4%
19.8
6 rooms
59,837
18.2%
17.8
7 rooms
39,295
11.9%
12.0
8 rooms
30,199
9.2%
8.6
9 rooms or more
37,620
11.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Vermont Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
329,539
135,703,000
1-unit, detached
219,066
66.5%
61.5
1-unit, attached
13,669
4.1%
5.9
2-units
17,388
5.3%
3.6
3 or 4 units
22,110
6.7%
4.4
5 to 9 units
17,118
5.2%
4.8
10 to 19 units
7,212
2.2%
4.4
20 or more units
12,324
3.7%
9.0
Mobile home
20,594
6.2%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
58
0.0%
0.1

Vermont Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
79,769
24.2%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
10,022
3.0%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
21,000
6.4%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
28,296
8.6%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
50,917
15.5%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
54,173
16.4%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
35,446
10.8%
13.9%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

Vermont Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
46,388
18.2%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
42,621
16.7%
4.7
Electricity
14,097
5.5%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
106,498
41.8%
4.8
Coal or coke
695
0.3%
0.1
Wood
39,455
15.5%
1.9
Solar energy
571
0.2%
0.1
Other fuel
3,822
1.5%
0.5
No fuel used
704
0.3%
1.1

Vermont Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
114,372
 
47295100.0
Less than $500
592
0.5%
10.7%
$2,500 to $2,999
5,471
4.8%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
7,266
6.4%
1.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
14,304
12.5%
4.4%
$500 to $999
17,679
15.5%
41.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
30,639
26.8%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
38,421
33.6%
28.3%
Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
43,654
38.2%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
20,754
18.2%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
12,608
11.0%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
9,664
8.5%
7.0%
35.0% or more
27,527
24.1%
21.3%
Not Computed
165
0.0%
0.0%

Vermont Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
71,809 
 
41,631,300 
$1,000 to $1,499
21,498
29.9%
28.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
5,940
8.3%
11.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
1,700
2.4%
4.4%
$2,500 to $2,999
642
0.9%
1.9%
$3,000 or more
372
0.5%
1.8%
$500 to $999
32,041
44.6%
41.0%
Less than $500
9,616
13.4%
10.7%
No Cash Rent
5,270
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
925
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
8,018
11.3%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
8,939
12.6%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
9,704
13.7%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
8,347
11.8%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
6,158
8.7%
9.0%
35.0% or more
29,856
42.0%
40.7%
Not Computed
6,057
0.0%
0.0%

Vermont Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
177,772
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
7,452
4.2%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
11,145
6.3%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
23,157
13.0%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
33,470
18.8%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
52,343
29.4%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
37,360
21.0%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
11,031
6.2%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
1,814
1.0%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
223,700
 
205,000
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