Belvidere, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 348. Population change since 2000: +18.4%
 
Males: 168  (48.3%)
Females: 180  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05442.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $62,090 (it was $44,583 in 2000)
Belvidere:

$62,090
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,565 (it was $19,081 in 2000)

Belvidere town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $171,406 (it was $87,100 in 2000)
Belvidere:

$171,406
VT:

$223,700
  • Races in Belvidere, VT (2010)

    Belvidere races chart
    • 32493.1%White alone
    • 102.9%Two or more races
    • 72.0%Hispanic
    • 41.1%Other race alone
    • 30.9%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Belvidere: 98.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (13.6%), United States (12.2%), English (10.5%), French (8.8%), French Canadian (7.8%), German (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 32.1 square miles.

Population density: 11 people per square mile   (very low).

Belvidere,VT real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Belvidere:

  • High school or higher: 78.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Belvidere town:

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 15.8%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.7%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Belvidere, Vermont as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Belvidere to the number of sex offenders is 348 to 1.


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

Belvidere town:  1.2% ($1,067)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (136.8 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (186.3 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (277.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Waterville, VT (2.1 miles ), Bakersfield, VT (2.5 miles ), Eden, VT (2.7 miles ), Johnson, VT (2.9 miles ), Montgomery, VT (3.0 miles ), Enosburg, VT (3.2 miles ), Jeffersonville, VT (3.3 miles ), Fletcher, VT (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 44.76 N, Longitude: 72.68 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +61 (+26.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Wood products (8%)
  • Computer and electronic products (8%)
  • Truck transportation (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (15%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Food and beverage stores (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Apparel (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (10%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Carpenters (8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (17%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (9%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Financial managers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)

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

Average climate in Belvidere, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Belvidere-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 54.4 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 99.2 miles away from Belvidere 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 102.1 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 53.0 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 49.8 miles away from Belvidere 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 95.9 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 Lamoille County (24) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 16, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Belvidere:

  • ELMORE HOUSE AT COPLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • COPLEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • THE MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • LAMOILLE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Belvidere:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 30 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 31 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 32 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 33 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 39 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Norwich University (about 43 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Middlebury College (about 58 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

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Notable location: Belyidere Corners (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Belvidere Center Cemetery (1), Burroughs Cemetery (2), Chamberlain Cemetery (3), Center Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lost Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rattling Brook (A), Perkins Brook (B), Otter Brook (C), North Fork North Branch Lamoille River (D), Basin Brook (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lamoille 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 2013 was 59.3. This is better than average.

City:

59.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.173. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.173
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.133. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.133
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 4.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.97
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  59.5%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.8%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.4%
Whole state:

9.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.0%
Whole state:

3.6%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.1
Vermont average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Belvidere town (based on Lamoille County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,3397
Mainline Protestant1,00611
Evangelical Protestant9399
Other3444
None19,847-
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: 11
Lamoille County:

4.46 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Lamoille County:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Lamoille County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

16.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Lamoille County:

23.1%
Vermont:

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

13.8%
State:

13.3%

7.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($63,336 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.16%
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 Chittenden County, VT  1.35% ($35,176 average AGI)
from Washington County, VT  0.75% ($61,722)
from Franklin County, VT  0.55% ($31,672)


7.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,607 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.02%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($145 average AGI)
Lamoille County:

0.13%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chittenden County, VT  1.56% ($37,372 average AGI)
to Washington County, VT  0.88% ($41,957)
to Franklin County, VT  0.41% ($30,326)

Strongest AM radio stations in Belvidere:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Belvidere:

  • 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.)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLVB (93.9 FM; MORRISVILLE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WJSC-FM (90.7 FM; JOHNSON, VT; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, VERMONT STATE COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Belvidere:

  • WVNY (Channel 22; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • W54CV (Channel 54; BARRE, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $1,304,000Total costs
  • 3,197Total average daily traffic
  • 191Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,478Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Wood (29%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)

Belvidere compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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