For population 25 years and over in Chittenden:
For population 15 years and over in Chittenden town:
29 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (81.4 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (135.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (215.4 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Pittsford, VT (2.1 miles ), Pittsfield, VT (2.4 miles ), Mendon, VT (2.5 miles ), Proctor, VT (2.7 miles ), Killington, VT (2.9 miles ), Brandon, VT (2.9 miles ), Rutland, VT (3.0 miles ), Stockbridge, VT (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.73 N, Longitude: 72.94 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +49 (+4.3%).
Work and jobs in Chittenden: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Chittenden, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Chittenden-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 63% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 44.3 miles away from the Chittenden town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 10/24/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 33.3 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Chittenden-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 71.7 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 Chittenden 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 68.9 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 64.3 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 67.5 miles away from Chittenden 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 63.7 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 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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Chittenden:
Amtrak stations near Chittenden:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chittenden:
See full list of schools located in Chittenden
Public elementary/middle school in Chittenden:
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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 8.9 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.9 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 8.9 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 8.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Chittenden and their reported violations in the past:BARSTOW MEMORIAL SCHOOL (Address: 223 CHITTENDEN RD , Population served: 320, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:MOUNTAIN TOP INN AND RESORT (Address: 195 MTN TOP RD , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LEICESTER CENTRAL SCHOOL (Address: 223 CHITTENDEN RD , Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past health violations:SUDBURY COUNTRY SCHOOL (Address: 223 CHITTENDEN RD , Population served: 48, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
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:
Chittenden compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Chittenden 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Chittenden:
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TV broadcast stations around Chittenden:
Chittenden fatal accident list:
Apr 12, 1990 10:30 AM, Th 1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jan 18, 1988 08:50 AM, Th 1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 13See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Chittenden, VT
Total length: 21 meters (69ft)
Total costs: $812,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 51
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Chittenden, VT
Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2014.