Derby Center, Vermont

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Population in 2014: 580 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.4%
 
Males: 230  (39.7%)
Females: 350  (60.3%)
Median resident age:  47.7 years
Vermont median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 05829, 05855.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $33,733 (it was $27,865 in 2000)
Derby Center:

$33,733
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,810 (it was $15,435 in 2000)

Derby Center village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $149,201 (it was $85,600 in 2000)
Derby Center:

$149,201
VT:

$223,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $177,464; Detached houses: $194,336; Townhouses or other attached units: $131,855; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $130,172; Mobile homes: $120,617

Median gross rent in 2016: $844.

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  • Races in Derby Center, VT (2010)

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    • 59199.0%White alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Two or more races

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Derby Center: 94.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (22.6%), English (19.1%), French (17.1%), French Canadian (12.6%), Canadian (4.6%), Welsh (2.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 1110 feet

Land area: 1.47 square miles.

Population density: 394 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Derby Center:

  • High school or higher: 81.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Derby Center village:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 13.5%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

23 residents are foreign born (4.1% North America).

This village:

4.1%
Vermont:

4.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,460 (1.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,696 (1.8%)

Derby Center satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (128.7 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (189.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (297.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Derby, VT (0.8 miles ), Newport, VT (1.8 miles ), Derby Line, VT (2.0 miles ), Coventry, VT (2.5 miles ), Holland, VT (2.5 miles ), Newport Center, VT (2.9 miles ), Morgan, VT (2.9 miles ), Brownington, VT (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 44.96 N, Longitude: 72.14 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Derby Center household income distribution Derby Center home values distribution

Property values in Derby Center, VT

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -23 (-3.3%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (26%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (26%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Derby Center, Vermont

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Earthquake activity:

Derby Center-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 84.0 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 128.9 miles away from Derby Center 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 104.3 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 82.7 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 47.7 miles away from Derby Center center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 66.1 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 Orleans County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 11, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Derby Center:

  • NEWPORT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • ORLEANS ESSEX VNA AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - NORTH COUNTRY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • NORTH COUNTRY HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Derby Center:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 60 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 61 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 62 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Norwich University (about 63 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Champlain College (about 63 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 68 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Middlebury College (about 84 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

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Notable location: Dailey Memorial Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Derby Center Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Orleans County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.4%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  55.7%
Whole state:  62.5%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
23 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Vermont average:

11.1

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Religion statistics for Derby Center village (based on Orleans County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,31212
Mainline Protestant1,48523
Evangelical Protestant82214
Other3234
None19,289-
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: 14
Orleans County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Orleans County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Orleans County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Orleans County:

24.8%
Vermont:

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

10.8%
State:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

43.1%
Vermont:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.8%
State:

53.2%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.0
Vermont:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Derby Center:

18.8%
Vermont:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.8%
Vermont:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

38.2%
Vermont:

33.7%

General health condition:
Derby Center:

53.1%
Vermont:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Derby Center:

84.3%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Derby Center, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 3$6,575
Water Supply 1$2,995$35,9402$592
Totals for Government 1$2,995$35,9405$7,167

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
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 Caledonia County, VT  0.50% ($34,732 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.35% ($18,846)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.30% ($35,697)


4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,586 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
Vermont average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Caledonia County, VT  0.61% ($30,029 average AGI)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.44% ($25,143)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.41% ($21,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Derby Center:

  • WIKE (1490 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Derby Center:

  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Derby Center:

  • W14CK (Channel 14; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: SMC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Derby Newport Rd (Lat: 44.953639 Lon: -72.136750), Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WMU905
    Assigned Frequencies: 950.000 MHzGrant Date: 10/03/1994, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022Registrant: Vermont Broadcast Associates, Inc., P.O. Box 97, Lyndonville, VT 05851
  • STATION, Derby Newport Rd (Lat: 44.953639 Lon: -72.136750), Overall height: 16.2 m, Call Sign: WNTI304
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHzGrant Date: 05/24/1991, Expiration Date: 05/24/1996, Cancellation Date: 03/20/1995Registrant: Phone: (212) 265-5563
  • Derby-Newport Rd Rt 5 (Lat: 44.953639 Lon: -72.136750), Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WPNB844
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.000 MHzGrant Date: 04/22/1997, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022Registrant: Phone: (802) 766-9236
  • DERBY 2000, State Police Office 35 Crawford Rd (Lat: 44.953389 Lon: -72.144000), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQRI860, Licensee ID: L00153794
    Assigned Frequencies: 6675.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/23/2013, Expiration Date: 05/23/2023, Certifier: Terry LavalleyRegistrant: State Of Vermont, 103 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05671, Phone: (802) 241-5215, Fax: (802) 241-5557, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (7%)
  • No fuel used (4%)
  • Electricity (4%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Derby Center compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above 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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