For population 25 years and over in Barnard:
For population 15 years and over in Barnard town:
25 residents are foreign born (1.1% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.4% Asia, 0.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (77.7 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (124.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (210.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Pomfret, VT (2.2 miles ), Royalton, VT (2.5 miles ), Stockbridge, VT (2.6 miles ), Bethel, VT (2.8 miles ), Sharon, VT (2.9 miles ), Bridgewater, VT (3.0 miles ), Woodstock, VT (3.0 miles ), .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.74 N, Longitude: 72.60 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +79 (+9.0%).
Work and jobs in Barnard: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Barnard, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Barnard-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 45.1 miles away from the Barnard town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 10/24/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Barnard-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 82% 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 88.1 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 75.9 miles away from Barnard 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 52.8 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 75.1 miles away from the city 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 83.8 miles away from Barnard 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 51.2 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: 10, Storms: 10, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Horace Eaton - Politician.
Amtrak stations near Barnard:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barnard:
See full list of schools located in Barnard
Public elementary/middle school in Barnard:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.381. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.83. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Barnard and their reported violations in the past:BARNARD INN (Population served: 74, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BARNARD CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 64, Groundwater):
Past health violations:SONNENBERG WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Barnard that have no violations reported:
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Barnard compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Barnard (based on Windsor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 28
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 45
Number of full-service restaurants: 85
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($49,714 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,956 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($340 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 12See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Barnard, VT
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $1,959,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,540
Total average daily truck traffic: 135
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 3,546
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.