Bethel, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 2,030. Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 1,003  (49.4%)
Females: 1,027  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05032.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,649 (it was $34,141 in 2000)
Bethel:

$42,649
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,280 (it was $17,577 in 2000)

Bethel town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $183,213 (it was $94,300 in 2000)
Bethel:

$183,213
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $274,193; Detached houses: $296,812; Townhouses or other attached units: $337,871; In 2-unit structures: $288,417; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $126,282; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $123,754; Mobile homes: $64,478
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  • Races in Bethel, VT (2010)

    Bethel races chart
    • 1,95196.1%White alone
    • 402.0%Two or more races
    • 150.7%Hispanic
    • 120.6%Black alone
    • 80.4%Asian alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bethel: 102.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (21.3%), Irish (12.8%), French (10.7%), United States (8.9%), German (8.5%), Scottish (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 543 feet

Land area: 45.3 square miles.

Population density: 45 people per square mile   (very low).

Bethel,VT real estate house value index trend

Bethel, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Bethel:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bethel town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 59.1%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

50 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

2.5%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Bethel, Vermont as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bethel to the number of sex offenders is 971 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


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

Bethel town:  1.9% ($1,779)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Bethel satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (84.4 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (131.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (216.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Royalton, VT (2.3 miles ), South Royalton, VT (2.5 miles ), Randolph, VT (2.6 miles ), Stockbridge, VT (2.7 miles ), Barnard, VT (2.8 miles ), Rochester, VT (2.9 miles ), Braintree, VT (2.9 miles ), Tunbridge, VT (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 1998: 6 buildings, average cost: $98,400
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $139,600
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $184,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.84 N, Longitude: 72.65 W

Area code: 802

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

5.0%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +123 (+6.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (4%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Bethel, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Bethel-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 29.3 miles away from the Bethel town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 52.1 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bethel-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 84.9 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 69.3 miles away from Bethel 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 57.5 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 68.4 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 80.6 miles away from Bethel 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 47.5 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).
Bethel topographic map

Birthplace of: Kirk White - Writer, Stephen Thomas - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Pat Putnam - Baseball player, Harry Burrell (baseball) - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Bethel:

  • GIFFORD MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)
  • MENIG EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)
  • GIFFORD ELDERLY CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)

Amtrak stations near Bethel:

  • 6 miles: RANDOLPH (DEPOT SQ.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.
  • 15 miles: KILLINGTON (RTE 4) - Seasonal Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, snack bar, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bethel:

  • Dartmouth College (about 21 miles; Hanover, NH; Full-time enrollment: 6,030)
  • Norwich University (about 21 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Middlebury College (about 29 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Castleton State College (about 32 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Plymouth State University (about 49 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Champlain College (about 52 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 52 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)

Public high school in Bethel:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bethel:

See full list of schools located in Bethel, School District: BETHEL SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Bethel:

  • BETHEL PUBLIC (Operating income: $32,761; Location: 106 MAIN ST.; 2,965 books; 564 audio materials; 1,023 video materials; 48 state licensed databases; 34 print serial subscriptions)

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

River: Third Branch White River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Bethel: Bethel Village Historic District (1). Display/hide its location 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 2012 was 68.0. This is about average.

City:

68.0
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.431. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.431
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.45
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.62
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 20.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.97
U.S.:

9.14

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

BETHEL WATER DEPT (Address: 134 SOUTH MAIN ST , Population served: 915, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-23-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-29-2011), St Boil Water Order (DEC-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-06-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2007), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-13-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-13-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
TOZIERS RESTAURANT (Address: 2678 RIVER ST , Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-14-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-14-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-14-2011), St Boil Water Order (JAN-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-18-2007), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-18-2007), St Boil Water Order (JUL-18-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-18-2007), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (DEC-02-2005), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-02-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-02-2005), St Public Notif received (DEC-09-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-20-2005), St Boil Water Order (OCT-20-2005), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-20-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-20-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2010), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-10-2012)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
VERMONT CASTINGS FOUNDRY WATER SYSTEM (Address: 62 VERMONT CASTINGS ROAD , Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2003), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-09-2003), St Public Notif received (SEP-22-2003), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PEPPINOS RISTORANTE ITALIANO (Address: 347 N MAIN ST , Population served: 88, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
GW PLASTICS INC (Address: 239 PLEASANT ST , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-11-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-11-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-11-2010), St Boil Water Order (JAN-11-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-26-2009), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-26-2009), St Public Notif requested (AUG-26-2009), St Boil Water Order (AUG-26-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CREEK HOUSE (Address: 1837 RIVER ST , Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-02-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In DEC-31-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-17-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2014)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.9%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.7%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

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

10.6%
Whole state:

9.4%

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

5.4%
Whole state:

3.6%
2 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000

Bethel compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population 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.

Banks with branches in Bethel (2011 data):

  • Mascoma Savings Bank: Bethel Branch at 37 Main Street, branch established on 1933/08/23. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $990.7 mil, Deposits: $719.7 mil, headquarters in Lebanon, NH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices
  • Northfield Savings Bank: Bethel/Royalton Branch at Rd1 Route 107, branch established on 1996/11/12. Info updated 2007/04/25: Bank assets: $685.8 mil, Deposits: $511.0 mil, headquarters in Northfield, VT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Northfield Mhc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Vermont average:

11.7

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67%)
  • Wood (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,48510
Mainline Protestant4,70045
Other1,96417
Evangelical Protestant1,75021
Orthodox551
None41,716-
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: 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 Bethel:

  • WWWT (1320 AM; 1 kW; RANDOLPH, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bethel:

  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, 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)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCVR-FM (102.1 FM; RANDOLPH, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WRJT (103.1 FM; ROYALTON, VT; Owner: LISBON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMXR (93.9 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Bethel:

  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • Bethel, Vermont
  • Fatal accident count17
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:10
  • Fatalities20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Vermont average
  • Fatal accident count52
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents74
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons23
  • Fatalities59
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents128
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
See more detailed statistics of Bethel fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 22Number of bridges
  • 56m184ftTotal length
  • $6,969,000Total costs
  • 28,835Total average daily traffic
  • 2,776Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 51970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Bethel, VT

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Cvps Building (Lat: 43.824167 Lon: -72.598611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WNZE788
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/12/2008, Expiration Date: 12/13/2018, Certifier: Stephan Suker
    Registrant: Kenneth E. Hardman, Esq., 2154 Wisconsin Ave., Nw,, Washington, DC 20007-2280, Phone: (202) 223-3772, Fax: (202) 315-3587, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Rt 107 State Police Office (Lat: 43.823389 Lon: -72.604000), Call Sign: KSU629
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2005, Expiration Date: 11/26/2015
    Registrant: Vermont Dept Of Public Safety, 103 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05671, Phone: (802) 241-5215, Fax: (802) 241-5557, Email:
  • Rt 107 State Police Office (Lat: 43.823389 Lon: -72.604000), Call Sign: WGW37
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2005, Expiration Date: 11/21/2015
    Registrant: Vermont Dept Of Public Safety, 103 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05671, Phone: (802) 241-5215, Fax: (802) 241-5557, Email:
  • Freight Ofc Main St (Lat: 43.832000 Lon: -72.632611), Type: Pole, Structure height: 11 m, Call Sign: KZF896, Licensee ID: L00736041
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.935 MHz, 161.040 MHz, 161.205 MHz, 161.415 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/2004, Expiration Date: 07/21/2014, Certifier: Michael T Brigham
    Registrant: New England Central Railroad Inc, 2 Federal Street, Saint Albans, VT 05478, Phone: (802) 527-3480, Email:
  • 134 S M St (Lat: 43.826639 Lon: -72.629778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 12.5 m, Call Sign: WQNM414
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.130 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/22/2011, Expiration Date: 03/22/2021, Certifier: Del Cloud
    Registrant: Ewa 21010906, 122 Baltimore Street, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (800) 886-4222, Fax: (717) 337-9157, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bethel)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • DEAN ROBERT DBA, Po Box 72, Bethel, VT 05032
    Certificate: D000519 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 03/23/2011, Expiration Date: 03/22/2012

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172I (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 35432 , Serial Number: 17256767, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 04/24/1968
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Dba Dean, Po Box 72, Bethel, VT 05032, Other Owners: Deans Flying Machines Bob
  • Aircraft: LONG ROBERT B SKYLITE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 459RL , Serial Number: 001
    Registrant (Individual): Robert B Long, 498 Gay Hill Rd, Bethel, VT 05032
  • Aircraft: GREAT LAKES 2T-1A-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 707GL , Serial Number: 0729, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 05/19/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Robert M Dean, 1 Main Box 2, Bethel, VT 05032
  • Aircraft: LENART DAVID R AVIPRO BEARHAWK (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 942VT , Serial Number: 942, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/2010
    Registrant (Individual): David R Lenart, 762 Old Route 12, Bethel, VT 05032

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Businesses in Bethel, VT

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 3
  • Rite Aid: 1
  • UPS: 1
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