Irasburg, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 1,163. Population change since 2000: +8.0%
 
Males: 611  (52.5%)
Females: 552  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05845.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $47,342 (it was $36,154 in 2000)
Irasburg:

$47,342
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,371 (it was $16,315 in 2000)

Irasburg town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $155,102 (it was $83,000 in 2000)
Irasburg:

$155,102
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $177,586; Detached houses: $191,418; In 2-unit structures: $192,969; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $178,366; Mobile homes: $91,790
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Irasburg races chart
  • White alone - 1,115 (95.9%)
  • Two or more races - 22 (1.9%)
  • Hispanic - 10 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.4%)
  • Asian alone - 4 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 4 (0.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.09%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Irasburg: 181.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: French (21.9%), English (18.7%), French Canadian (17.3%), United States (16.5%), Irish (11.0%), German (5.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 814 feet

Land area: 40.5 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

Irasburg,VT real estate house value index trend

Irasburg, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Irasburg:

  • High school or higher: 76.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Irasburg town:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 68.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

31 residents are foreign born (2.3% North America, 0.4% Latin America).

This town:  2.9%
Vermont:  4.0%

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

Irasburg town:  1.2% ($996)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Irasburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (126.6 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (181.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (285.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Orleans, VT (1.8 miles ), Coventry, VT (2.4 miles ), Barton, VT (2.5 miles ), Brownington, VT (2.6 miles ), Albany, VT (2.8 miles) , Glover, VT (2.8 miles ), Lowell, VT (3.0 miles ), Westfield, VT (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 44.81 N, Longitude: 72.27 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Irasburg household income distribution Irasburg home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.2%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +201 (+22.9%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (10%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (11%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

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

Average climate in Irasburg, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Irasburg-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 74.7 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 118.3 miles away from Irasburg 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 96.2 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 73.3 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 40.0 miles away from Irasburg 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 62.4 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 (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Irasburg topographic map

Birthplace of: Isabel Barrows - Physician, Theodore Robinson - Artist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Irasburg:

  • MAPLE LANE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BARTON, VT)
  • UNION HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GLOVER, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - NORTH COUNTRY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • NORTH COUNTRY HOSPITAL AND HEALTH CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • ORLEANS ESSEX VNA AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)
  • NEWPORT HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; NEWPORT, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Irasburg:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 50 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 50 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Norwich University (about 51 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • University of Vermont (about 52 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 52 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 60 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Middlebury College (about 72 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

Public elementary/middle school in Irasburg:

See full list of schools located in Irasburg

Library in Irasburg:

  • LEACH PUBLIC (Operating income: $13,070; Location: 130 PARK AVE.; 13,911 books; 122 audio materials; 670 video materials; 26 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Irasburg: Leach Public Library (A), Irasburg Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Irasburg include: United Church of Irasburg (A), Federated Protestant Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lords Creek (A), Brighton Brook (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Irasburg: Irasburg Square (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

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

TREE CORNERS FAMILY CAMPGROUND LLC (Address: 3540 RTE 14 N , Population served: 655, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-23-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-23-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-23-2008), St Boil Water Order (MAY-23-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-22-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-03-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
IRASBURG FD #1 (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUN-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUN-25-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-27-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-1997)
NEW HOPE BIBLE CHURCH - BROWNINGTON (Address: 1145 ROUTE 14 , Population served: 53, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-22-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-22-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-05-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-09-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation

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

  • NEW HOPE BIBLE CHURCH (Address: 1145 ROUTE 14 , Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.5%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  10.6%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

9.1%
Whole state:

9.4%

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

3.7%
Whole state:

3.6%

Irasburg compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (71%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Irasburg town (based on Orleans County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.79%
Here: 41.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents70.8%8.8%6.4%2.6%2.0%
Congregations19.1%25.5%21.3%6.4%2.1%
NameEpiscopal ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)American Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents1.7%1.4%1.2%1.0%4.1%
Congregations2.1%4.3%2.1%2.1%14.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

5.33% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,671 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Vermont average:

6.60%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($313 average AGI)
Orleans County:

0.12%
Vermont average:

0.16%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Caledonia County, VT  0.68% ($26,500 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.35% ($43,162)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.32% ($43,176)


5.24% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,634 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Vermont average:

6.82%

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:
to Caledonia County, VT  0.79% ($27,024 average AGI)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.44% ($23,745)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.40% ($20,395)

Strongest AM radio stations in Irasburg:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WIKE (1490 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER 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)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Irasburg:

  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, 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)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WCKJ (90.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKXH (105.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WXXS (102.3 FM; LANCASTER, NH; Owner: BARRY P. LUNDERVILLE)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Irasburg:

  • W14CK (Channel 14; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: SMC COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
Irasburg, Vermont:
  • Fatal accident count: 14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 21
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 8
  • Fatalities: 16
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 36
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Vermont average:
  • Fatal accident count: 50
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 70
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 22
  • Fatalities: 56
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 120
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3
See more detailed statistics of Irasburg fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 43 meters (141ft)
Total costs: $2,087,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,970
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,104
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 16,354

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N1OVT, Licensee ID: L00459928
    Grant Date: 01/29/2013, Expiration Date: 04/20/2023
    Registrant: Ronald L Pray Mr, 2654 W Glover Rd, Irasburg, VT 05845
  • Call Sign: KB1UDJ, Licensee ID: L01564048
    Grant Date: 04/23/2010, Expiration Date: 04/23/2020, Certifier: Brett C Clark
    Registrant: Brett C Clark, 1414 Kidder Hill Ridge, Irasburg, VT 05845

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 225MH , Serial Number: 17263156, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 04/09/1974
    Registrant (Corporation): M Piette & Sons Lumber Inc, 310 Piette Rd, Irasburg, VT 05845

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
  • Hazardous Condition: 2
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