East Montpelier, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 2,576. Population change since 2000: -0.1%
 
Males: 1,285  (49.9%)
Females: 1,291  (50.1%)
Median resident age:  46.2 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05651.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,944 (it was $46,469 in 2000)
East Montpelier:

$62,944
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $31,577 (it was $22,425 in 2000)

East Montpelier town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $238,990 (it was $121,800 in 2000)
East Montpelier:

$238,990
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $240,144; Detached houses: $253,964; Townhouses or other attached units: $227,083; In 2-unit structures: $237,898; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $135,569; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,344; Mobile homes: $78,916
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  • Races in East Montpelier, VT (2010)

    East Montpelier races chart
    • 2,45495.3%White alone
    • 421.6%Two or more races
    • 411.6%Hispanic
    • 180.7%Black alone
    • 130.5%Asian alone
    • 80.3%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in East Montpelier: 102.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (28.0%), Irish (16.0%), French (15.5%), German (10.2%), Scottish (9.6%), French Canadian (7.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 728 feet

Land area: 32.0 square miles.

Population density: 81 people per square mile   (very low).

East Montpelier,VT real estate house value index trend

East Montpelier, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in East Montpelier:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in East Montpelier town:

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 63.4%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

57 residents are foreign born (1.2% Europe, 0.8% Asia).

This town:

2.2%
Vermont:

3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

East Montpelier town:  2.1% ($2,575)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
East Montpelier satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (104.2 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (153.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (248.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Montpelier, VT (2.0 miles ), Plainfield, VT (2.3 miles ), Calais, VT (2.4 miles ), Barre, VT (2.5 miles ), Berlin, VT (2.5 miles ), Middlesex, VT (2.6 miles ), Worcester, VT (2.8 miles ), South Barre, VT (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 1998: 18 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2000: 16 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $132,600
  • 2005: 13 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $236,600
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $233,900
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $241,400

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.29 N, Longitude: 72.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

2.9%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +310 (+13.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (5%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Health care (6%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (3%)

Work and jobs in East Montpelier: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in East Montpelier, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

East Montpelier-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 90% 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 61.6 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 94.2 miles away from East Montpelier 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 70.6 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 60.3 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 29.1 miles away from East Montpelier 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 90.2 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: 12, Storms: 9, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Landslide: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
East Montpelier topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near East Montpelier:

  • BERLIN HEALTH AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BARRE, VT)
  • CENTRAL VERMONT HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BARRE, VT)
  • ROWAN COURT HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BARRE, VT)
  • HILL ICF/MR (Hospital, about 7 miles away; BARRE, VT)
  • MAYO HEALTHCARE INC. (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NORTHFIELD, VT)
  • VERMONT STATE HOSP (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WATERBURY, VT)
  • VERMONT STATE HOSP DISTINCT PART UNIT (Hospital, about 13 miles away; WATERBURY, VT)

Amtrak stations near East Montpelier:

  • 6 miles: MONTPELIER-BARRE (MONTPELIER, MONTPELIER JCT. RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 13 miles: WATERBURY-STOWE (WATERBURY, PARK ROW) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to East Montpelier:

  • Norwich University (about 13 miles; Northfield, VT; Full-time enrollment: 4,221)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 36 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 37 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 37 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 37 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • Middlebury College (about 39 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Dartmouth College (about 42 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)

Public elementary/middle school in East Montpelier:

Private elementary/middle school in East Montpelier:

  • ORCHARD VALLEY WALDORF SCHOOL (Students: 184, Location: 2290 VT ROUTE 14 N, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable location: East Montpelier Fire Department, Incorporated (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in East Montpelier: East Village Meeting House (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: East Montpelier Village Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 59.3. This is better than average.

City:

59.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.173. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.173
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.133. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.133
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 36.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.52
U.S.:

19.96

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 4.97. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.97
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  69.9%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  8.8%
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: 0.7% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

3.6%
Whole state:

9.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.3%
Whole state:

3.6%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Vermont average:

11.7

East Montpelier travel time to work - commute East Montpelier mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for East Montpelier town (based on Washington County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic12,8009
Mainline Protestant4,71138
Evangelical Protestant2,26228
Other1,12512
Orthodox501
Black Protestant361
None38,550-
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: 25
Washington County:

4.25 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Washington County:

3.06 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Washington County:

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Here:

11.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Washington County:

21.5%
Vermont:

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

14.7%
State:

13.3%

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,759 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($440 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.06%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chittenden County, VT  0.91% ($42,382 average AGI)
from Orange County, VT  0.63% ($28,267)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.36% ($41,957)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,137 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($508 average AGI)
Washington County:

0.10%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chittenden County, VT  1.03% ($43,814 average AGI)
to Orange County, VT  0.67% ($29,382)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.31% ($61,722)

Strongest AM radio stations in East Montpelier:

  • WSKI (1240 AM; 1 kW; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: GALLOWAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WSNO (1450 AM; 1 kW; BARRE, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in East Montpelier:

  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • W262AA (100.3 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WCMD (89.9 FM; BARRE, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC)
  • WORK (107.1 FM; BARRE, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around East Montpelier:

  • WBVT-LP (Channel 39; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)
  • WVNY (Channel 22; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
East Montpelier fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of East Montpelier fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $2,733,000Total costs
  • 36,580Total average daily traffic
  • 3,103Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,670Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Portables, Lat: 44.315917 Lon: -72.521139, Call Sign: KXZ765
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.880 MHzGrant Date: 05/18/2012, Expiration Date: 02/24/2022Registrant: Town Of East Montpelier, Vt, 40 Kelton Road, East Montpelier, VT 05651, Phone: (802) 223-3313, Fax: (802) 223-4467, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Bair Silo, Lat: 44.317306 Lon: -72.508056, Type: Silo, Structure height: 19.8 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: WQLE338
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/24/2009, Expiration Date: 12/24/2019, Certifier: Michael BirnbaumRegistrant: Cloud Alliance LLC, 311 Woodcock Rd, Plainfield, VT 05667, Phone: (802) 454-7834, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in East Montpelier)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: BEECH V35A (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8321N , Serial Number: D-8722, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/08/1968
    Registrant (Individual): John K Astle, 140 Boulder Ridge Rd, East Montpelier, VT 05651
  • Aircraft: CARVER DENNIS RAF 2000 GTX SE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 90407 , Serial Number: H2-95-6-193, Year manufactured: 2001, Airworthiness Date: 10/03/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis P Carver, 1000 Sibley Rd, East Montpelier, VT 05651

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

HUNTINGTON HOMES INC (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 22 regular monitoring violations

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

  • EAST MONTPELIER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NEW (Address: 665 VINCENT FLATS RD , Population served: 260, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 12
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - East Montpelier

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for East Montpelier, VT

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (72%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Businesses in East Montpelier, VT

  • U-Haul: 1

East Montpelier compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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