For population 25 years and over in Grand Isle:
For population 15 years and over in Grand Isle town:
66 residents are foreign born (1.4% North America, 1.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (135.6 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (199.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (268.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: South Hero, VT (2.1 miles ), Cumberland Head, NY (2.2 miles ), Plattsburgh, NY (2.8 miles ), Parc, NY (2.8 miles) , North Hero, VT (2.9 miles ), Plattsburgh, NY (3.1 miles ), Georgia, VT (3.1 miles ), Plattsburgh West, NY (3.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.71 N, Longitude: 73.31 W
Area code: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +302 (+18.3%).
Work and jobs in Grand Isle: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Grand Isle, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Grand Isle-area historical earthquake activity is above Vermont state average. It is 64% 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 25.6 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 73.4 miles away from Grand Isle center
On 4/20/2002 at 11:04:42, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 LG, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 24.4 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 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 23.2 miles away from Grand Isle center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 51.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grand Isle County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Grand Isle:
Airports and other landing facilities located in Grand Isle:
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Amtrak stations near Grand Isle:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grand Isle:
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Public elementary/middle school in Grand Isle:
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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 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 25.0 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 16.7 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 16.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Grand Isle and their reported violations in the past:GRAND ISLE CONSOLIDATED WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 1365, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Grand Isle that have no violations reported:
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:
Grand Isle compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Grand Isle (based on Grand Isle County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 73.24%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.19% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,361 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,531 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Grand Isle fatal accident list:
Apr 29, 2008 01:33 PM, Sr-314, Lat: 44.703047, Lon: -73.305525, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 2000 08:34 PM, Us-2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 21, 2000 08:20 AM, Us-2, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Aug 16, 1999 10:32 PM, Us-2, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 11, 1998 09:30 AM, Us-2, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jan 24, 1992 02:05 PM, Us2, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 76 patent applications in 2008-2013.