For population 25 years and over in Barton:
For population 15 years and over in Barton village:
36 residents are foreign born (3.3% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,894 (2.3%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (120.6 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (176.4 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (293.3 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Glover, VT (2.1 miles ), Orleans, VT (2.1 miles ), Brownington, VT (2.4 miles ), Irasburg, VT (2.5 miles ), Westmore, VT (2.7 miles ), Sheffield, VT (2.9 miles ), Coventry, VT (3.1 miles ), Sutton, VT (3.1 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.75 N, Longitude: 72.18 W
Area code: 802
Population change in the 1990s: -198 (-21.1%).
Work and jobs in Barton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Barton, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Barton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 87% 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 78.0 miles away from the city 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 90.9 miles away from Barton 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 76.6 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 34.4 miles away from the city 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 56.3 miles away from Barton center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 75.7 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: 7, Storms: 7, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Francis W. Nye - General, Hazen Kimball - Merchant.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Barton and their reported violations in the past:BARTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 930, Surface_water):
Past health violations:MAPLE LANE NURSING HOME (Population served: 181, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BARTON GOLF CLUB (Address: 546 TELFER HILL RD , Population served: 104, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CANDLEPIN RESTAURANT (Population served: 91, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:PINE CREST MOTEL (Address: 1288 BARTON ORLEANS RD , Population served: 42, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LAKEVIEW CABINS ROOMS (Address: 662 S BARTON RD , Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MAPLE LANE COMMUNITY CARE HOME (Population served: 26, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.6%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Barton compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Barton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Barton village (based on Orleans County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,671 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($313 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,634 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Barton, Vermont:See more detailed statistics of Barton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total costs: $1,166,000
Total average daily traffic: 14,880
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,534
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 22,592
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Barton, VT