Lemington, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 104. Population change since 2000: -2.8%
 
Males: 54  (51.9%)
Females: 50  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  52.0 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip code: 05903

Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,130 (it was $35,417 in 2000)
Lemington:

$47,130
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $27,456 (it was $17,146 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $164,988 (it was $92,200 in 2000)
Lemington:

$164,988
VT:

$223,700
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    • 9793.3%White alone
    • 65.8%Hispanic
    • 11.0%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lemington: 98.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (38.3%), English (24.3%), Scotch-Irish (15.0%), Italian (11.2%), Scottish (7.5%), Irish (4.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 35.3 square miles.

Population density: 2.9 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Lemington:

  • High school or higher: 82.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lemington town:

  • Never married: 9.2%
  • Now married: 74.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

8 residents are foreign born (4.7% North America, 2.8% Latin America).

This town:

7.5%
Vermont:

3.8%

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

Lemington town:  1.0% ($945)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (107.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (181.5 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (305.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Canaan, VT (2.1 miles ), West Stewartstown, NH (2.3 miles ), Stewartstown, NH (2.4 miles ), Beecher Falls, VT (2.5 miles) , Colebrook, NH (2.6 miles ), Averill, VT (2.7 miles) , Columbia, NH (2.9 miles ), Bloomfield, VT (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $130,700
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $130,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $122,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $122,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.92 N, Longitude: 71.56 W

Area code: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

16.1%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +5 (+4.9%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (29%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (9%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (9%)
  • Health care (46%)
  • Accommodation and food services (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Food and beverage stores (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Business operations specialists (12%)
  • Accountants and auditors (9%)
  • Other financial specialists (9%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (9%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters (9%)
  • Financial managers (20%)
  • Registered nurses (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9%)

Average climate in Lemington, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Lemington-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 110.4 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 153.0 miles away from Lemington 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 98.5 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 47.5 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 109.1 miles away from Lemington 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 52.2 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 Essex County (16) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lemington:

  • University of Maine at Farmington (about 72 miles; Farmington, ME; Full-time enrollment: 2,036)
  • Norwich University (about 77 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Plymouth State University (about 81 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 85 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 86 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 87 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 87 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)

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Notable location: Camp Number Fourteen (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: O'Neil Cemetery (1), Blodgett Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Swamps: Meacham Swamp (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Blodgett Brook (A), West Branch Willard Stream (B), Mill Brook (C), Alder Brook (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Essex 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 2002 was 55.3. This is better than average.

City:

55.3
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.47. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 22.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.47
U.S.:

1.91

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 18.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.4
U.S.:

20.0
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.0%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  0.0%
Whole state:  9.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.3%
Whole state:

9.4%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.8
Vermont average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lemington town (based on Essex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6192
Mainline Protestant36011
Other3-
None5,324-
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: 2
Essex County:

3.08 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Essex County:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

15.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Essex County:

25.1%
Vermont:

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

11.3%
State:

13.3%

7.51% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
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 Caledonia County, VT  1.91% ($23,813 average AGI)
from Coos County, NH  1.59% ($26,075)
from Orleans County, VT  0.52% ($21,385)


7.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($67,934 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
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 Coos County, NH  1.35% ($26,235 average AGI)
to Caledonia County, VT  1.35% ($23,088)
to Orleans County, VT  0.92% ($369,783)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lemington:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, 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 Lemington:

  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WTOS-FM (105.1 FM; SKOWHEGAN, ME; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; 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.)
  • WXXS (102.3 FM; LANCASTER, NH; Owner: BARRY P. LUNDERVILLE)
  • WLOB-FM (96.3 FM; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: ATLANTIC COAST RADIO, LLC)
  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lemington:

  • W18BO (Channel 18; PITTSBURG, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $160,000Total costs
  • 450Total average daily traffic
  • 25Total average daily truck traffic
  • 632Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10%)
  • Wood (10%)

Lemington compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.
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