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Population in 2014: 220 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.2%
 
Males: 113  (51.5%)
Females: 107  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Vermont median age:  42.5 years

Zip codes: 05342, 05361.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,077 (it was $33,438 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$52,077
VT:

$52,578

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,598 (it was $17,485 in 2000)

Jacksonville village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $219,408 (it was $93,300 in 2000)
Jacksonville:

$219,408
VT:

$218,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $210,744; Detached houses: $210,228

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,094.

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  • Races in Jacksonville, VT (2010)

    Jacksonville races chart
    • 21496.0%White alone
    • 41.8%Two or more races
    • 20.9%American Indian alone
    • 20.9%Hispanic
    • 10.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Jacksonville: 97.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (26.3%), French (11.3%), Italian (11.0%), French Canadian (10.7%), English (9.8%), German (6.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 1334 feet

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 193 people per square mile   (very low).

Jacksonville,VT real estate house value index trend

Jacksonville, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Jacksonville:

  • High school or higher: 96.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jacksonville village:

  • Never married: 34.8%
  • Now married: 27.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 32.5%

2 residents are foreign born

This village:

0.8%
Vermont:

3.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,511 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,034 (0.8%)

Jacksonville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (45.0 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (94.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (145.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Whitingham, VT (1.4 miles ), Halifax, VT (1.9 miles ), Marlboro, VT (2.5 miles ), Wilmington, VT (2.5 miles ), Readsboro, VT (2.7 miles ), Heath, MA (2.9 miles ), Rowe, MA (2.9 miles ), Searsburg, VT (3.1 miles) .

Latitude: 42.80 N, Longitude: 72.82 W

Area code: 802

Jacksonville household income distribution Jacksonville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -36 (-13.2%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (53%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Personal care and service occupations (37%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (38%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Jacksonville, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Jacksonville-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 25% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the Jacksonville village center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/28/1973, a category F4 tornado 40.2 miles away from the village center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Jacksonville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 110.6 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 125.2 miles away from Jacksonville 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 78.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 95.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 41.7 miles away from Jacksonville 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 124.9 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 Windham County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Jacksonville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Jacksonville:

  • THOMPSON HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • BRATTLEBORO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • PINE HEIGHTS AT BRATTLEBORO CENTER FOR NURSING AND R (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • LINDEN LODGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • SOUTHERN VERMONT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • NORTH ADAMS COMMONS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; NORTH ADAMS, MA)
  • ANCHORAGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SHELBURNE, MA)

Amtrak station near Jacksonville:

  • 14 miles: BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Operable nuclear power plant near Jacksonville:

  • 16 miles: Vermont Yankee in Vernon, VT.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jacksonville:

  • Williams College (about 21 miles; Williamstown, MA; Full-time enrollment: 2,141)
  • Keene State College (about 29 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 33 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Smith College (about 35 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 39 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 40 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)
  • Holyoke Community College (about 43 miles; Holyoke, MA; FT enrollment: 4,911)

Public elementary/middle school in Jacksonville:

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Library in Jacksonville:

  • WHITINGHAM FREE PUBLIC (Operating income: $53,556; Location: 2948 VT RTE. 100; 11,341 books; 242 audio materials; 525 video materials; 19 state licensed databases; 29 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Jacksonville: North River Winery (A), Whitingham Fire Department - Jacksonville Fire House (B), Whitingham Ambulance Service Jacksonville Station (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Jacksonville Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Jacksonville Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Windham 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 60.1. This is better than average.

City:

60.1
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.13
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.6%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.6%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  14.0%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 3.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Vermont average:

11.3

Jacksonville travel time to work - commute Jacksonville mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Jacksonville village (based on Windham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,7538
Mainline Protestant3,41238
Evangelical Protestant1,02613
Other64712
None30,675-
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: 18
Windham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Windham County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Windham County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

18.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

22.6%
Vermont:

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

12.5%
State:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.3%
Vermont:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.2%
State:

53.2%

Average BMI:
Jacksonville:

29.3
State:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.1%
Vermont:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Jacksonville:

10.3%
State:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Vermont:

6.9

Overweight people:
Here:

43.7%
Vermont:

33.7%

General health condition:
Jacksonville:

57.5%
State:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Jacksonville:

82.2%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Jacksonville, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 0$0 1$521
Totals for Government 0$0 1$521

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($168 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.10%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cheshire County, NH  0.65% ($30,754 average AGI)
from Windsor County, VT  0.47% ($25,261)
from Franklin County, MA  0.22% ($38,415)


6.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($193 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.08%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cheshire County, NH  0.74% ($35,871 average AGI)
to Windsor County, VT  0.55% ($29,490)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.27% ($22,235)

Strongest AM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Jacksonville:

  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WMNB (100.1 FM; NORTH ADAMS, MA; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZEC (97.5 FM; HOOSICK FALLS, NY; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)

TV broadcast stations around Jacksonville:

  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • W35BK (Channel 35; PLAINFIELD, MA; Owner: LYDIA SYLVANE STOCKWELL)

Jacksonville fatal accident list:

Jan 26, 2007 05:49 PM, Sr-112, Lat: 42.78463, Lon: -72.81274, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 8, 1998 12:35 AM, Fas-115, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $1,585,000Total costs
  • 2,140Total average daily traffic
  • 216Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,004Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD6MPY, Licensee ID: L00615210, Grant Date: 03/04/2009, Expiration Date: 05/18/2019, Certifier: Sean P Sanderson, Registrant: Sean P Sanderson, 148 Rt 112, Jacksonville, VT 05342
  • Call Sign: N1XPJ, Licensee ID: L01163540, Grant Date: 06/20/2006, Expiration Date: 07/01/2016, Certifier: Lyman W Tefft Jr, Registrant: Lyman W Tefft Jr, Box 914, Jacksonville, VT 05342
  • Call Sign: AB1WH, Licensee ID: L01890162, Grant Date: 09/03/2014, Expiration Date: 09/03/2024, Certifier: Amy D Mcneil, Registrant: Amy D Mcneil, Jacksonville, VT 05342

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

ABBOTTS GLEN (Address: 3542 VT RTE 112 , Population served: 46, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2007), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2007), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
JACKSONVILLE GENERAL STORE (Address: 3054 RT 100 , Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-24-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-24-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-24-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-24-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2005), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-07-2005), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (43%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (32%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Jacksonville compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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