For population 25 years and over in Highgate:
For population 15 years and over in Highgate town:
130 residents are foreign born (3.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (154.6 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (207.0 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (286.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.95 N, Longitude: 73.06 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +456 (+15.5%).
Work and jobs in Highgate: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Highgate, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Highgate-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 77% 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 45.4 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 93.5 miles away from Highgate 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 44.3 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 91.0 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 72.9 miles away from Highgate center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 43.1 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 Franklin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Highgate:
Amtrak stations near Highgate:
Local government website: www.highgate.k12.vt.us/COMMUNIT/commp1.htm
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Highgate:
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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:
Highgate compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Highgate (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.27%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,162 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($532 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,262 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Highgate:
Strongest FM radio stations in Highgate:
TV broadcast stations around Highgate:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 14See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Highgate, VT
Total length: 96 meters (315ft)
Total costs: $1,028,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,410
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,651
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Highgate, VT
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.