Albany, Vermont

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Population in 2013: 190 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +15.2%
 
Males: 91  (48.2%)
Females: 99  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  35.4 years
Vermont median age:  42.5 years

Zip code: 05820

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,866 (it was $27,750 in 2000)
Albany:

$50,866
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,910 (it was $14,453 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,254 (it was $60,000 in 2000)
Albany:

$124,254
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $161,548; Detached houses: $186,541; Mobile homes: $45,035

Median gross rent in 2013: $701.

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  • Races in Albany, VT (2010)

    Albany races chart
    • 18193.8%White alone
    • 73.6%Black alone
    • 21.0%American Indian alone
    • 21.0%Two or more races
    • 10.5%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Albany: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (35.7%), French (19.0%), German (11.0%), French Canadian (7.1%), Italian (7.1%), Scottish (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1915

Elevation: 956 feet

Land area: 1.54 square miles.

Population density: 124 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Albany:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Albany village:

  • Never married: 30.1%
  • Now married: 54.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.8%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Albany, Vermont as of September 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Albany to the number of sex offenders is 405 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,615 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,419 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (128.1 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (178.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (279.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Craftsbury, VT (2.2 miles ), Lowell, VT (2.4 miles ), Irasburg, VT (2.8 miles ), Eden, VT (2.8 miles ), Glover, VT (2.9 miles ), Westfield, VT (3.2 miles ), Barton, VT (3.2 miles ), Orleans, VT (3.2 miles ).

Latitude: 44.73 N, Longitude: 72.38 W

Area code: 802

Albany household income distribution Albany home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -16 (-8.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (49%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
  • Educational services (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (22%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (2%)

Average climate in Albany, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Albany-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 67.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 110.9 miles away from Albany center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 93.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.4 miles away from Albany center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 63.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Orleans County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Albany topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Albany:

  • MAPLE LANE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BARTON, VT)
  • UNION HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GLOVER, VT)
  • LAMOILLE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • THE MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albany:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 42 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 43 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Norwich University (about 44 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • University of Vermont (about 44 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 45 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 54 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Middlebury College (about 64 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

Public elementary/middle school in Albany:

See full list of schools located in Albany

Library in Albany:

  • ALBANY TOWN (Operating income: $22,341; Location: 530 MAIN ST.; 6,000 books; 122 audio materials; 278 video materials; 5 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Albany Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Albany Village Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Shalney Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Orleans County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Albany and their reported violations in the past:

ALBANY COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Address: 351 MAIN ST , Population served: 142, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.2%
(6.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.6 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  75.3%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  9.6%
Whole state:  9.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Albany compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Vermont average:

11.3

Albany travel time to work - commute Albany mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (57%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Albany village (based on Orleans County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,31212
Mainline Protestant1,48523
Evangelical Protestant82214
Other3234
None19,289-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 14
Orleans County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Orleans County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Orleans County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.0%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Orleans County:

24.8%
Vermont:

22.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.8%
State:

13.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$2,096
Streets and Highways 2$7,702$46,2121$1,820
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$305
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$53
Totals for Government 2$7,702$46,2124$4,274

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
Vermont average:

5.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Caledonia County, VT  0.50% ($34,732 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.35% ($18,846)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.30% ($35,697)


4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,586 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Vermont average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Caledonia County, VT  0.61% ($30,029 average AGI)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.44% ($25,143)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.41% ($21,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Albany:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WIKE (1490 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Albany:

  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCKJ (90.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKXH (105.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WXXS (102.3 FM; LANCASTER, NH; Owner: BARRY P. LUNDERVILLE)

Albany fatal accident list:

Apr 30, 2010 07:48 AM, Th-11, Lat: 44.72236, Lon: -72.36366, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 16, 2006 04:48 PM, Sr-14, Lat: 44.76583, Lon: -72.34174, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Nov 30, 2002 11:52 PM, Th-#1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Jun 15, 1999 09:35 AM, Sr-14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 3, 1988 10:50 AM, Vt 14, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 29, 1978 05:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 28, 1978 00:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB1BRN, Licensee ID: L00997479
    Grant Date: 04/28/2005, Expiration Date: 05/18/2015, Certifier: William T Willis
    Registrant: Border Amateur Radio Federation, Main St Box 213, Albany, VT 05820-0213
  • Call Sign: N1TAR, Licensee ID: L00626020
    Grant Date: 06/14/2004, Expiration Date: 09/09/2014, Certifier: Wendell C Rivers Jr
    Registrant: Wendell C Rivers Jr, Albany, VT 05820

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 100-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4061X , Serial Number: 5161, Year manufactured: 1970
    Registrant (Individual): Lauren T M Inkel, 75 Rt 14 N, Albany, VT 05820

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 12
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Albany

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