For population 25 years and over in Castleton:
For population 15 years and over in Castleton town:
74 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (67.9 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (139.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (205.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Fair Haven, VT (2.1 miles ), Hubbardton, VT (2.6 miles ), Hampton, NY (2.7 miles ), West Rutland, VT (2.7 miles ), Poultney, VT (2.8 miles ), West Haven, VT (2.8 miles ), Benson, VT (2.8 miles ), Proctor, VT (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.63 N, Longitude: 73.19 W
Area code: 802
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Castleton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +92 (+2.2%).
Work and jobs in Castleton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Castleton, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Castleton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 41.4 miles away from the Castleton town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 48.1 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Castleton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 79% 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 61.7 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 65.0 miles away from Castleton 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 80.3 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 64.7 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 57.6 miles away from Castleton 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 78.3 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 Rutland County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Edwin T. Woodward - Navy officer, John Smith Griffin - Christian missionary.
Hospitals/medical centers near Castleton:
Amtrak stations near Castleton:
College/University in Castleton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Castleton:
See full list of schools located in Castleton
Public elementary/middle school in Castleton:
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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 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 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 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Castleton and their reported violations in the past:CASTLETON FD 1 (Population served: 2000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BIG D CAMPGROUND (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CW MULHOLLAND WELL 3 (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SUSHI YOSHI (Serves NY, Population served: 30, Groundwater):
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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:
People in group quarters in Castleton in 2010:
People in group quarters in Castleton in 2000:
Castleton compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Castleton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Castleton town (based on Rutland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,763 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($515 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,006 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($378 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Castleton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 33See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Castleton, VT
Total length: 153 meters (502ft)
Total costs: $4,453,000
Total average daily traffic: 94,875
Total average daily truck traffic: 7,764
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Castleton)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Castleton, VT
Businesses in Castleton, VT
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.