For population 25 years and over in Duxbury:
For population 15 years and over in Duxbury town:
34 residents are foreign born (1.4% North America, 0.5% Africa, 0.4% Asia, 0.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (113.1 miles , pop. 107,006).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (161.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (246.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Waterbury, VT (1.5 miles ), Moretown, VT (2.0 miles ), Middlesex, VT (2.6 miles ), Bolton, VT (2.8 miles ), Fayston, VT (2.9 miles ), Waitsfield, VT (3.0 miles ), Huntington, VT (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.31 N, Longitude: 72.77 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +340 (+35.8%).
Work and jobs in Duxbury: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Duxbury, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Duxbury-area historical tornado activity is below Vermont state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1960, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 22.8 miles away from the Duxbury town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 8/8/1983, a category F2 tornado 23.9 miles away from the town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Duxbury-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 75% 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 48.2 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 81.7 miles away from Duxbury 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 81.1 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 46.9 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 77.8 miles away from Duxbury 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 42.6 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 Washington County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Duxbury:
Amtrak stations near Duxbury:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Duxbury:
Public high school in Duxbury:
See full list of schools located in Duxbury, School District: HARWOOD UHSD 19
Public elementary/middle school in Duxbury:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.4 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Duxbury and their reported violations in the past:GRUNBERG HAUS (Address: 94 PINE ST , Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Average household size:
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:
33 people in homes for the mentally ill
Duxbury compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Duxbury (based on Washington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.40%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.20% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,524 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($224 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.66% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,262 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($178 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Duxbury:
Strongest FM radio stations in Duxbury:
TV broadcast stations around Duxbury:
Duxbury fatal accident list:
Jun 19, 2000 87:99 PM, Sr-100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 23, 1992 87:99 PM, Vt100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 5, 1987 00:55 AM, Us 2, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 26, 1984 87:99 PM, Sa1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 23, 1979 04:15 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 1975 08:00 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $1,847,000
Total average daily traffic: 13,430
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,022
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 18,915
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Duxbury, VT
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2013.