Landgrove, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 158. Population change since 2000: +9.7%
 
Males: 73  (46.2%)
Females: 85  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  53.5 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip code: 05152

Estimated median household income in 2012: $46,452 (it was $38,750 in 2000)
Landgrove:

$46,452
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $46,915 (it was $34,929 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $590,577 (it was $322,700 in 2000)
Landgrove:

$590,577
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $647,606; Detached houses: $679,389; Mobile homes: $59,632
Landgrove races chart
  • White alone - 155 (98.1%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (1.3%)
  • Hispanic - 1 (0.6%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Landgrove: 431.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: English (18.8%), German (12.5%), Irish (11.1%), Scottish (10.4%), French (7.6%), Norwegian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 9.12 square miles.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Landgrove:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 74.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Landgrove town:

  • Never married: 10.3%
  • Now married: 59.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 20.7%

3 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe).

This town:  2.1%
Vermont:  4.0%

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

Landgrove town:  1.0% ($3,125)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (62.7 miles , pop. 95,658).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (110.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (175.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Peru, VT (1.6 miles ), Weston, VT (2.1 miles ), Londonderry, VT (2.1 miles ), Andover, VT (2.6 miles ), Mount Tabor, VT (2.6 miles ), Winhall, VT (2.8 miles ), Windham, VT (3.0 miles ), Dorset, VT (3.2 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $233,300
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $300,000
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $750,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $600,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.26 N, Longitude: 72.85 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

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

6.9%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -4 (-2.7%).
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Tornado activity:

Landgrove-area historical tornado activity is above Vermont state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.6 miles away from the Landgrove town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 28.3 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Landgrove-area historical earthquake activity is near 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 88.5 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 95.0 miles away from Landgrove 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 65.2 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 94.6 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 102.1 miles away from Landgrove 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 84.8 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 Bennington County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Landgrove:

  • GILL ODD FELLOWS HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LUDLOW, VT)

Amtrak station near Landgrove:

  • 13 miles: OKEMO (LUDLOW, OKEMO MOUNTAIN) - Seasonal Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Landgrove:

  • Castleton State College (about 29 miles; Castleton, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,079)
  • Keene State College (about 38 miles; Keene, NH; FT enrollment: 5,098)
  • Adirondack Community College (about 41 miles; Queensbury, NY; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Dartmouth College (about 42 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Williams College (about 43 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Skidmore College (about 49 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 49 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)

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Notable locations in Landgrove: Nordio Cross Country Ski Area (A), Villiage Inn Winter Sports Area (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Old Cemetery (1), New Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jones Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bennington 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 2012 was 49.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.1
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.431. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.431
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 7.45. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.45
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.62
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.6
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.97
U.S.:

9.14

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

LANDGROVE INN (Address: 132 LANDGROVE RD , Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 14 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.9%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.1%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.4% of all households

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

15.7%
Whole state:

9.4%

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

3.9%
Whole state:

3.6%

Landgrove compared to Vermont state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Electricity (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Landgrove town (based on Bennington County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.94%
Here: 44.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents57.4%8.5%7.1%6.8%6.6%
Congregations18.9%11.3%9.4%5.7%15.1%
NameJewishAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) ChurchChristian and Missionary AllianceOther
Adherents3.9%3.4%1.4%1.1%3.8%
Congregations5.7%3.8%3.8%1.9%24.5%
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
Bennington County:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Bennington County:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Bennington County:

5.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Here:

16.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Bennington County:

22.9%
Vermont:

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

11.6%
State:

13.3%

4.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,627 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
Vermont average:

5.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Rensselaer County, NY  0.38% ($26,018 average AGI)
from Rutland County, VT  0.32% ($30,061)
from Berkshire County, MA  0.30% ($47,089)


5.38% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($68,748 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.38%
Vermont average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rutland County, VT  0.39% ($31,100 average AGI)
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.32% ($35,265)
to Berkshire County, MA  0.32% ($26,396)

Strongest AM radio stations in Landgrove:

  • 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.)
  • WNBX (1480 AM; 5 kW; SPRINGFIELD, VT)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Landgrove:

  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, 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)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WNGN (91.9 FM; ARGYLE, NY; Owner: NORTHEAST GOSPEL BROADCASTING INC)
  • WVRR (101.7 FM; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCFR-FM (96.3 FM; WALPOLE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, LLC)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Landgrove:

  • WVTA (Channel 41; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)

Landgrove fatal accident list:

Jul 6, 1982 10:45 PM, Vt11, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total costs: $741,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,050
Total average daily truck traffic: 336
Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic: 5,700
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