Andover, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 467. Population change since 2000: -5.8%
 
Males: 232  (49.7%)
Females: 235  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  51.8 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05143.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $53,980 (it was $42,273 in 2000)
Andover:

$53,980
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,106 (it was $21,744 in 2000)

Andover town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $311,469 (it was $161,200 in 2000)
Andover:

$311,469
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $442,664; Detached houses: $451,197; Townhouses or other attached units: $312,529; In 2-unit structures: $441,317; Mobile homes: $229,145
Andover races chart
  • White alone - 455 (97.4%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.1%)
  • Black alone - 3 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.2%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.2%)

Races in Andover detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Andover: 249.9 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Andover, VT collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: United States (21.0%), English (16.1%), Irish (13.3%), German (11.7%), French (6.3%), Italian (6.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 28.8 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Andover,VT real estate house value index trend

Andover, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Andover:

  • High school or higher: 91.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 35.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Andover town:

  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

17 residents are foreign born (3.0% Europe, 0.4% Asia).

This town:  3.4%
Vermont:  4.0%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Andover, Vermont as of April 26, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Andover to the number of sex offenders is 276 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Andover town:  1.4% ($2,217)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Andover satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (66.9 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (105.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (178.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Weston, VT (2.1 miles ), Chester, VT (2.3 miles ), Chester-Chester Depot, VT (2.5 miles ), Londonderry, VT (2.6 miles ), Windham, VT (2.6 miles ), Landgrove, VT (2.6 miles) , Grafton, VT (2.9 miles ), Ludlow, VT (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $62,700
  • 1998: 4 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $96,200
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $156,900
  • 2004: 16 buildings, average cost: $218,800
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $255,500
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $161,300
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $530,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $281,300
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $363,100
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $363,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.27 N, Longitude: 72.72 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

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

3.6%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +123 (+33.0%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Repair and maintenance (7%)
  • Wood products (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (9%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (6%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Carpenters (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (9%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (9%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (6%)

Work and jobs in Andover: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Andover, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Andover-area historical tornado activity is above Vermont state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.6 miles away from the Andover town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 33.3 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Andover-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from Andover 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 58.4 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 97.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 108.7 miles away from Andover center
On 4/20/2000 at 08:46:55, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 LG, 3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.1 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 Windsor County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Andover topographic map

Birthplace of: Alvin Adams - Businessman.

Hospitals and medical centers near Andover:

  • GILL ODD FELLOWS HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LUDLOW, VT)
  • SPRINGFIELD HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SPRINGFIELD, VT)

Amtrak stations near Andover:

  • 9 miles: OKEMO (LUDLOW, OKEMO MOUNTAIN) - Seasonal Bus Station
  • 17 miles: BELLOWS FALLS (DEPOT ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: CLAREMONT (PLAINS RD.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Andover:

  • Keene State College (about 33 miles; Keene, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,098)
  • Castleton State College (about 33 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Dartmouth College (about 37 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Williams College (about 46 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Adirondack Community College (about 48 miles; Queensbury, NY; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 48 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 56 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)

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Notable location: Horseshoe Acres (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Andover: Andover Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: East Hill Cemetery (1), Heald Cemetery (2), Simonsville Cemetery (3), Pettengill Cemetery (4), Middletown Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Nancy Brook (A), Lyman Brook (B), Trout Brook (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2008 was 52.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.5
U.S.:

74.2

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 4.62. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.62
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 24.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 13.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 8.44. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.44
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Andover that have no violations reported:

  • HORSESHOE ACRES (Address: 1978 WESTON-ANDOVER RD , Population served: 110, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.7%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.8%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.9% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

8.0%
Whole state:

9.4%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.7%
Whole state:

3.6%

Andover compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Wood (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Electricity (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Andover town (based on Windsor County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.04%
Here: 35.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchEpiscopal ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents53.5%14.8%8.5%4.8%4.1%
Congregations12.9%22.4%14.1%9.4%4.7%
NameUnitarian Universalist AssociationLDS (Mormon) ChurchJewishChurches of ChristOther
Adherents2.7%1.7%1.4%1.3%7.3%
Congregations8.2%1.2%1.2%2.4%23.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 28
Windsor County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Windsor County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Windsor County:

7.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Here:

14.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.1%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Windsor County:

22.8%
Vermont:

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

9.7%
State:

13.3%

6.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,572 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($152 average AGI)
Windsor County:

0.04%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Grafton County, NH  0.89% ($41,380 average AGI)
from Orange County, VT  0.55% ($27,801)
from Sullivan County, NH  0.43% ($29,991)


6.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($41,378 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($457 average AGI)
Windsor County:

0.05%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Grafton County, NH  0.84% ($56,827 average AGI)
to Orange County, VT  0.48% ($32,300)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.43% ($33,583)

Strongest AM radio stations in Andover:

  • WNBX (1480 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, VT)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Andover:

  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVRR (101.7 FM; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCFR-FM (96.3 FM; WALPOLE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WXKK (93.5 FM; SPRINGFIELD, VT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZSH (107.1 FM; BELLOWS FALLS, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Andover:

  • WVTA (Channel 41; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WNNE (Channel 31; HARTFORD, VT; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W17CI (Channel 17; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: UPPER VALLEY BROADCASTING, LLC)
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 19 meters (62ft)
Total costs: $1,822,000
Total average daily traffic: 19,370
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,639
Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic: 27,131

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1920-1929: 7
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 0
  • 1950-1959: 1
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 3
  • 1980-1989: 1
  • 1990-1999: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Andover, VT

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD1UT, Previous Call Sign: KA1LWO, Licensee ID: L00843765
    Grant Date: 04/08/2004, Expiration Date: 05/24/2014, Certifier: Joseph Brady
    Registrant: Joseph Brady, 3620 Andover Weston Rd, Andover, VT 05143-9188
  • Call Sign: W1US, Previous Call Sign: KN1Z, Licensee ID: L00179566
    Grant Date: 05/13/2006, Expiration Date: 06/18/2016, Cancellation Date: 03/22/2007
    Registrant: Robert J Kelemen, Skygate Estate, Andover, VT 05143
  • Call Sign: WA8WAK, Licensee ID: L00841485
    Grant Date: 06/11/2004, Expiration Date: 07/19/2014
    Registrant: Christian G Howald, 3542 Andover Weston Rd., Andover, VT 05143

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: STUMPF PAUL S MURPHY 54C (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 108MM , Serial Number: 2011-54C-2
    Registrant (Individual): Paul S Stumpf, 2926 Weston-Andover Rd, Andover, VT 05143
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 04/26/2007
  • Aircraft: RAVEN S55A (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 1311R , Serial Number: S55A-393, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 05/31/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Paul S Stumpf, 2926 Weston-Andover Rd, Andover, VT 05143
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1585C , Serial Number: 30285, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 06/17/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Nathan G Pond, 2209 E Hill Rd, Andover, VT 05143
  • Aircraft: RAVEN S-60A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 60 mph), Engine: None
    N-Number: 4209C , Serial Number: S60A-272, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 12/29/1983
    Registrant (Individual): Paul S Stumpf, 2926 Andover-Weston Rd, Andover, VT 05143
  • Aircraft: STUMPF PAUL S BALLOON (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: None
    N-Number: 5016N , Serial Number: 00480, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1980
    Registrant (Individual): Paul S Stumpf, 2926 Andover-Weston Rd, Andover, VT 05143

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
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