Brattleboro, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 7,414.
Population change since 2000: -10.6%
Males: 3,798  (51.2%)
Females: 3,616  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Vermont median age:

42.6 years

Zip codes: 05301.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,163 (it was $29,952 in 2000)
Brattleboro:

$42,163
VT:

$57,513

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $29,215 (it was $18,573 in 2000)

Brattleboro CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $214,497 (it was $105,400 in 2000)
Brattleboro:

$214,497
VT:

$226,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $288,358; detached houses: $306,924; townhouses or other attached units: $284,611; in 2-unit structures: $241,433; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,645; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $169,355; mobile homes: $96,275

Median gross rent in 2017: $912.

March 2019 cost of living index in Brattleboro: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.5%
(21.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.6% for Black residents, 1.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Brattleboro, VT (2017)
    • 6,52189.4%White alone
    • 2934.0%Asian alone
    • 2102.9%Two or more races
    • 2152.9%Hispanic
    • 921.3%Black alone
    • 20.03%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists, there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Brattleboro, Vermont as of August 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brattleboro is 215 to 1.


Crime rates in Brattleboro by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(25.1)
1
(8.4)
4
(34.2)
2
(17.3)
3
(26.2)
1
(8.6)
3
(24.9)
2
(16.7)
4
(33.9)
5
(42.6)
3
(25.6)
3
(25.8)
3
(26.0)
2
(17.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(25.1)
8
(67.4)
2
(17.1)
2
(17.3)
6
(52.5)
16
(138.3)
9
(74.6)
13
(108.6)
7
(59.4)
9
(76.7)
9
(76.9)
17
(146.5)
6
(52.0)
9
(78.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
18
(150.3)
20
(168.6)
19
(162.3)
26
(225.3)
25
(218.6)
31
(267.9)
36
(298.5)
24
(200.5)
25
(212.2)
26
(221.5)
18
(153.9)
18
(155.1)
18
(156.0)
29
(254.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
33
(275.6)
68
(573.1)
47
(401.5)
63
(545.8)
152
(1,329)
83
(717.2)
95
(787.8)
62
(518.0)
98
(831.6)
51
(434.5)
58
(495.9)
60
(516.9)
95
(823.5)
67
(587.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
281
(2,346)
330
(2,781)
293
(2,503)
272
(2,357)
408
(3,567)
374
(3,232)
323
(2,678)
347
(2,899)
490
(4,158)
374
(3,187)
212
(1,813)
380
(3,274)
299
(2,592)
368
(3,225)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(142.0)
10
(84.3)
11
(94.0)
12
(104.0)
14
(122.4)
20
(172.8)
11
(91.2)
12
(100.3)
18
(152.7)
9
(76.7)
5
(42.7)
15
(129.2)
15
(130.0)
22
(192.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(8.4)
4
(33.7)
4
(34.2)
1
(8.7)
1
(8.7)
0
(0.0)
4
(33.2)
1
(8.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(25.6)
1
(8.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)182.1218.8217.8204.9343.4295.3288.2246.3324.2265.4185.0273.1239.3274.1

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City-data.com crime index in Brattleboro, VT

Crime rate in Brattleboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 37 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Vermont average:

2.19
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Ancestries: English (17.6%), Irish (13.7%), American (7.7%), German (7.0%), French Canadian (6.0%), Italian (5.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 240 feet

Land area: 9.53 square miles.

Population density: 778 people per square mile   (low).

Brattleboro, Vermont map

388 residents are foreign born (1.7% Europe, 1.4% Asia).

This place:

5.3%
Vermont:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $4,976 (2.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $5,718 (2.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (47.5 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (83.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (154.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

West Brattleboro, VT (1.5 miles ),
Dummerston, VT (2.2 miles ),
Hinsdale, NH (2.5 miles ),
Chesterfield, NH (2.5 miles ),
Vernon, VT (2.5 miles ),
Guilford, VT (2.6 miles ),
Marlboro, VT (2.9 miles ),
Newfane, VT (3.2 miles)

Latitude: 42.86 N, Longitude: 72.56 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +5,719 (+78.4%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,491 (67.8%)

Area code: 802

Distribution of median household income in Brattleboro, VT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Brattleboro, VT in 2017
Brattleboro satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 1998: 24 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 1999: 22 buildings, average cost: $53,500
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $71,000
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $113,800
  • 2002: 22 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2003: 32 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $200,100
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $196,000
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $188,300
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $251,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $177,000
  • 2012: 13 buildings, average cost: $181,100
  • 2013: 16 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 2015: 26 buildings, average cost: $141,200
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $229,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Brattleboro, VT residents
Average permit cost in Brattleboro, VT
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.2%
Vermont:

2.3%
Historical population in Brattleboro, VT
Historical housing units in Brattleboro, VT
Most common industries in Brattleboro, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (14.1%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.2%)
  • Public administration (5.4%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
  • Social assistance (4.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Health care (5.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.2%)
  • Health care (12.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.5%)
Most common occupations in Brattleboro, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.7%)
  • Carpenters (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Child care workers (4.2%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.8%)

Average climate in Brattleboro, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Brattleboro, Vermont environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.0. This is about average.

City:

64.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 23.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.79. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.79
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Brattleboro-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 24% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.4 miles away from the Brattleboro place center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 20.7 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Brattleboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 117.2 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 126.7 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 65.9 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 108.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.1 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 126.3 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 Windham County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tropical Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brattleboro topographic map

Main business address for: FIBERMARK INC (PAPERBOARD MILLS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Brattleboro:

  • BRATTLEBORO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 17 BELMONT AVE)
  • SOUTHERN VERMONT HOME HEALTH (3 HOLSTEIN PLACE)
  • LINDEN LODGE NURSING HOME (75 LINDEN STREET, PO BOX 803)
  • PINE HEIGHTS AT BRATTLEBORO CENTER FOR NURSING AND R (187 OAK GROVE AVENUE)
  • THOMPSON HOUSE NURSING HOME (80 MAPLE STREET)

Amtrak station:

BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Brattleboro:

  • 7 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/Universities in Brattleboro:

  • SIT Graduate Institute (Full-time enrollment: 400; Location: 1 Kipling Rd; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.sit.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Marlboro College-Graduate School (Full-time enrollment: 142; Location: 28 Vernon Street, Suite #120; Private, not-for-profit; Website: gradschool.marlboro.edu/; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brattleboro:

  • Keene State College (about 16 miles; Keene, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,098)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 27 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 33 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Williams College (about 35 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Mount Wachusett Community College (about 35 miles; Gardner, MA; FT enrollment: 3,143)
  • Smith College (about 38 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 42 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public high school in Brattleboro:

Private high schools in Brattleboro:

  • MEADOWS SCHOOL (Students: 34, Location: 1 ANNA MARSH LN, Grades: KG-11)
  • AUSTINE SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF (Students: 20, Location: 60 AUSTINE DR, Grades: 2-12)
  • WILLIAM CENTER AT AUSTINE (Students: 14, Location: 60 AUSTINE DR, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Brattleboro:

  • ACADEMY SCHOOL (BRATTLEBORO) (Students: 360, Location: 860 WESTERN AVENUE, Grades: KG-6)
  • GREEN STREET SCHOOL (Students: 261, Location: 164 GREEN STREET, Grades: KG-6)
  • CANAL STREET/OAK GROVE SCHOOLS (Location: 15 MORELAND AVENUE, Grades: PK-6)
  • BRATTLEBORO AREA MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 109 SUNNY ACRES, Grades: 7-8)

Private elementary/middle schools in Brattleboro:

  • HILLTOP MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 116, Location: 120 SUMMIT CIR, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST MICHAEL CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 96, Location: 48 WALNUT ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • NEIGHBORHOOD SCHOOLHOUSE (Students: 46, Location: 231 WESTERN AVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Brattleboro

Library in Brattleboro:

  • BROOKS MEMORIAL (Operating income: $717,837; Location: 224 MAIN ST.; 71,401 books; 3,962 audio materials; 2,582 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 297 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Brattleboro: Outing Club (A), Brattleboro Country Club (B), Brattleboro Transportation Center (C), Harris Hill Ski Jump (D), Pine Heights at Brattleboro Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (E), Thompson House (F), Prouty Center for Child Development (G), Brook Memorial Building (H), Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Library (I), Brattleboro Municipal Center (J), Brattleboro Museum and Art Center (K), Brattleboro Music Center Office (L), Brattleboro Chamber of Commerce (M), Brooks Memorial Library (N), Austine School Library (O), Asa Keys Medical Library (P), Brattleboro Fire Department Station 1 Central Station (Q), Rescue Incorporated Division 1 (R), Ker - Westerlund Ambulance Service (S), Brattleboro Courthouse Building (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Fairfield Plaza Shopping Center (1), Brattleboro North Shopping Plaza Shopping Center (2), Brooks House Mall Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Brattleboro: FIBERMARK INC (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Brattleboro include: Agape Christian Fellowship (A), Baha'i Community Church (B), Bethel Chapel Assembly of God Church (C), Saint Michaels Church (D), Saint Michaels Episcopal Church (E), Community Bible Chapel (F), Church of Christ (G), First United Methodist Church (H), Centre Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Michaels Cemetery (1), Retreat Cemetery (2), Prospect Hill Cemetery (3), Morningside Cemetery (4), Dalem Cemetery (5), Cotton Mill Hill Cemetery (6), Locust Ridge Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: West River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Brattleboro include: Crowell Park (1), The Common (2), Whetsone Park (3), Brattleboro Downtown Historic District (4), Wells Fountain (5), Pliny Park (6), Brooks House (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Brattleboro Museum & Art Center (10 Vernon Street), Kidsplayce (Museums; 20 Elliot Street), Brattleboro Historical Society (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 230 Main Street).

Hotels: Econo Lodge (515 Canal Street), Dhaba Traditional Indian Rest (1380 Putney Road), Quality Inn & Suites (1380 Putney Road), Lamplighter Inn Motel (959 Putney Road), West Village Motel Efficiencies (1206 Western Avenue), Econo Lodge Brattleboro (515 Canal Street), Super 8 Brattleboro VT (1043 Putney Road), Colonial Motel & Pool (889 Putney Road Suite 1), Motel 6 (230 Main Street Suite 102).

Courts: Vermont Family Court (30 Putney Road # 1), Vermont District Court (30 Putney Road), United States Government - Courts- Circuit Court Judge Oakes (204 Main Street).

Birthplace of: Leavitt Hunt - Union Army officer and the first to photograph the Middle East, Alonzo G. Draper - Brigadier general in the Army during the Civil War, Bing Russell - Actor and baseball club owner, Charles Christopher Frost - Botanist, Chris Duffy - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates, born: Apr 20, 1980), Ernie Johnson (pitcher) - Baseball player, Jody Williams - Teacher and aid worker, Peter Shumlin - Politician, Ryan Dingle - Ice hockey player, William Rutherford Mead - Architect.

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

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

DELTA INDUSTRIES LLC (Address: 21 OMEGA DRIVE , Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2006), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 66 regular monitoring violations
GREEN MOUNTAIN CAMP INC (Address: 1204 WEST RIVER RD , Population served: 95, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
BLACK MOUNTAIN PARK (Address: 93 MOUNTAIN HOME PARK , Population served: 94, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-19-2013), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-19-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-19-2013), St Boil Water Order (AUG-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-09-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
BRATTLEBORO PROFESSIONAL CENTER (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-14-2014), St Public Notif requested (FEB-14-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-14-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-16-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-16-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-16-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 37 regular monitoring violations
GLEN PARK (Address: 93 MOUNTAIN HOME PARK , Population served: 55, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
TOMMYS PIZZERIA (Address: 413 CANAL ST #1A , Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • BRATTLEBORO WATER DEPT (Address: 211 FAIRGROUND ROAD , Population served: 12,200, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
  • HILLTOP MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Address: 1204 WEST RIVER RD , Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

2.0 people
Vermont:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

46.1%
Whole state:

62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

9.9%
Whole state:

9.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Brattleboro in 2010:

  • 127 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 62 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 52 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 34 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 21 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Brattleboro in 2000:

  • 225 people in nursing homes
  • 86 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 83 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 40 people in religious group quarters

Banks with branches in Brattleboro (2011 data):

  • People's United Bank: Canal Street Branch at 237 Canal Street, branch established on 1969/03/24; Vermont National Branch at 100 Main Street, branch established on 1906/11/07. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: First Vermont Bank Branch at 215 Main Street, branch established on 1906/11/07; Putney Road Branch at 942 Putney Road, branch established on 1971/12/17. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • The Brattleboro Savings and Loan Association: The Brattleboro Savings And Loan Ass at 221 Main Street, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $183.0 mil, Deposits: $150.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Merchants Bank: Brattleboro Branch at 205 Main Street, branch established on 1969/02/01. Info updated 2011/12/09: Bank assets: $1,615.1 mil, Deposits: $1,179.4 mil, headquarters in Burlington, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Bancshares, Inc.
  • Passumpsic Savings Bank: Northeast Home Loan, Llc Branch at 80 Flat Street, Suite 107, branch established on 2000/09/13. Info updated 2008/07/16: Bank assets: $571.1 mil, Deposits: $460.4 mil, headquarters in St. Johnsbury, VT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Passumpsic Bancorp
  • KeyBank National Association: Brattleboro Branch at 185 Main St, branch established on 1971/06/28. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Brattleboro at 894 North Putney Road, branch established on 1972/11/01. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Brattleboro:

Marital status in Brattleboro, VT
  • Never married: 33.4%
  • Now married: 34.1%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 23.7%

For population 25 years and over in Brattleboro:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Vermont average:

11.0

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Brattleboro
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brattleboro, VT (based on Windham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,7538
Mainline Protestant3,41238
Evangelical Protestant1,02613
Other64712
None30,675-
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: 18
Windham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Here:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Windham County:

18.87 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Windham County:

6.7%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

22.6%
Vermont:

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

12.5%
Vermont:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.0%
Vermont:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Brattleboro:

47.3%
Vermont:

53.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.7
Vermont:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Brattleboro:

19.7%
State:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Brattleboro:

8.9%
Vermont:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Brattleboro:

6.9
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Brattleboro:

32.0%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Brattleboro:

56.8%
State:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Brattleboro:

78.6%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Brattleboro, VT Residents

6.31% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,783 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.31%
Vermont average:

5.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Cheshire County, NH  0.75% ($33,056 average AGI)
from Windsor County, VT  0.51% ($32,545)
from Franklin County, MA  0.30% ($31,965)


6.95% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,460 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Vermont average:

6.30%

0.57% of residents moved to foreign countries ($5,906 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.57%
Vermont average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Cheshire County, NH  0.89% ($44,191 average AGI)
to Windsor County, VT  0.52% ($38,950)
to Bennington County, VT  0.30% ($37,931)
Businesses in Brattleboro, VT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Motel 61
AT&T1New Balance3
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Penske1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Circle K1Rite Aid2
Curves1SAS Shoes2
Domino's Pizza1Staples1
DressBarn1Subaru1
Dressbarn1Subway3
Dunkin Donuts3Super 81
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx3True Value2
Ford1U-Haul2
GNC1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block1UPS7
Hilton1Vans1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Brattleboro:

  • WTSA (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKVT (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brattleboro:

  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WTSA-FM (96.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTERS, 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.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • W293AB (106.5 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brattleboro:

  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
Brattleboro fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Brattleboro fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 36Number of bridges
  • 446ft / 136mTotal length
  • $71,669,000Total costs
  • 327,730Total average daily traffic
  • 28,365Total average daily truck traffic
  • 307,235Total future (year 2017) average daily traffic
New bridges in Brattleboro, VT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 51950-1959
  • 201960-1969
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Brattleboro, VT

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Brattleboro)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Brattleboro, VT)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Brattleboro)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20R (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 951PC , Serial Number: 29-0374, Year manufactured: 2005, Airworthiness Date: 07/09/2014, Certificate Issue Date: 06/25/2014
    Registrant (LLC): Leadair LLC, Po Box 8285, Brattleboro, VT 05304
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-4S (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9846M , Serial Number: 3S, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 09/26/1966, Certificate Issue Date: 03/26/1991
    Registrant (Individual): Robert E Schrull, Po Box 691, Brattleboro, VT 05302
  • Aircraft: FOXAIR LLC KITFOX LIGHT SPORT (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 99KF , Serial Number: KA14120289, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 12/10/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Norman Boyd, Po Box 2524, Brattleboro, VT 05303

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 70. The highest number of reported fires - 90 took place in 2004, and the least - 40 in 2017. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Brattleboro, VT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (68.0%), and Outside Fires (16.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Brattleboro, VT
    • 80868.0%Structure Fires
    • 19616.5%Outside Fires
    • 13611.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 494.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Brattleboro, VT

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Brattleboro, Vermont:

  • Colonial Motel & Spa, 889 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 257-7733, Fax: (802) 257-7733
  • West Village Motel, 1206 Western Ave, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 254-5610
  • Super 8 Brattleboro, 1043 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 254-8889, Fax: (802) 254-8323
  • Econo Lodge, 515 Canal St, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 254-2360, Fax: (802) 251-0910
  • Quality Inn & Conference Center, 1380 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 254-8701, Fax: (802) 257-4727
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 100 Chickering Dr, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 257-2400, Fax: (802) 257-8616
  • Hampton Inn, 1378 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 254-5700, Fax: (802) 257-9700
  • Comfort Inn & Suites, 1186 Putney Rd, Brattleboro, Vermont 05301 , Phone: (802) 579-1344, Fax: (802) 579-1739
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Brattleboro, Vermont
Most common first names in Brattleboro, VT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14175.1 years
Mary10982.4 years
William9973.5 years
Robert8973.2 years
Helen8081.3 years
Charles7079.1 years
George6978.8 years
Elizabeth6878.2 years
Florence6784.9 years
Richard6769.3 years
Most common last names in Brattleboro, VT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5978.8 years
Johnson5978.2 years
Thomas3781.3 years
Anderson3377.1 years
Miller2978.8 years
White2976.2 years
Clark2980.8 years
Jones2477.8 years
Fisher2477.6 years
Davis2381.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Brattleboro, VT
  • 75.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.2%Wood
  • 2.9%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Brattleboro, VT
  • 58.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.8%Electricity
  • 3.1%Utility gas
  • 2.6%Other fuel
  • 2.4%Coal or coke
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.5%No fuel used


Brattleboro compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Brattleboro on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Southern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
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