Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $302,076 (it was $155,500 in 2000)
Mean prices in 2013:All housing units: $266,763; Detached houses: $292,840; Townhouses or other attached units: $272,122; In 2-unit structures: $211,091; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $78,969; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $339,508; Mobile homes: $42,312
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Ancestries: Irish (21.0%), English (14.0%), United States (11.3%), French (9.0%), French Canadian (8.9%), German (7.2%).
Current Local Time: EST time zone
Elevation: 753 feet
Land area: 4.53 square miles.
Population density: 468 people per square mile (low).
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For population 25 years and over in Manchester Center:
High school or higher: 89.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 29.5%
Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.3 minutes
For population 15 years and over in Manchester Center CDP:
Never married: 18.1%
Now married: 55.6%
92 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 0.7% Latin America, 0.6% North America, 0.6% Asia).
According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Manchester Center, Vermont as of February 13, 2016. The ratio of number of residents in Manchester Center to the number of sex offenders is 2,120 to 1. The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $4,443 (1.3%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,919 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (51.9 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (115.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (166.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Manchester Center-area historical tornado activity is above Vermont state average. It is 50% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 13.0 miles away from the Manchester Center place center injured one personand causedbetween $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 18.4 miles away from the place center injured 68 peopleand caused $71 million in damages.
Manchester Center-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 84.7 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 96.9 miles away from Manchester Center 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 75.7 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 91.3 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 96.6 miles away from Manchester Center 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 81.3 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)
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 in Manchester Center:
MANCHESTER HEALTH SERVICES (PO BOX 1224)
Other hospitals and medical centers near Manchester Center:
THE ORCHARD NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTRE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GRANVILLE, NY)
Notable locations in Manchester Center: Grange Hall (A), Manchester Visitor Information Center (B), Manchester Town Hall (C), Manchester Center Town Hall (D), Manchester Area Chamber of Commerce (E), Manchester Fire Department (F), Manchester Rescue Squad (G). Display/hide their locations on the map
Shopping Centers: Manchester Commons Shopping Center (1), Manchester Shopping Center (2), Manchester Square Shopping Center (3), Equinox Square Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Manchester Center include: First Baptist Church (A), Israel Congregational Synagogue (B), Northshire Baptist Fellowship (C), Zion Episcopal Church (D), Conversion of Saint Paul Catholic Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map
Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 62.2. This is about average.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.6. This is about average.Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average.Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.70. This is better than average.Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Manchester Center and their reported violations in the past:
BROMLEY WATER COMPANY (Population served: 4,300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-04-2006), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-04-2006), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2003), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-09-2003), St Public Notif received (OCT-15-2003), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
INN AT WILLOW POND (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-22-2008), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-22-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
23 routine major monitoring violations
6 regular monitoring violations
Drinking water stations with addresses in Manchester Center that have no violations reported:
MISTRALS (Population served: 101,Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.6%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 72.7% for Black residents, 47.8% for two or more races residents)
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
Gay men: 0.5% of all households
73 people in nursing homes in 2000
Manchester Center compared to Vermont state average:
Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
Black race population percentage above state average.
Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
House age below state average.
Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
Banks with branches in Manchester Center (2011 data):
Berkshire Bank: Richville Road Branch at 3450 Richville Road, branch established on 1978/11/20; Factory Point Main Office at 4928 Main Street, branch established on 1883/01/01. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $3,955.6 mil, Deposits: $3,176.2 mil, headquarters in Pittsfield, MA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 64 total offices
Merchants Bank: Manchester Branch at 4996 Main Street, branch established on 1965/08/10. Info updated 2011/12/09: Bank assets: $1,615.1 mil, Deposits: $1,179.4 mil, headquarters in Burlington, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Bancshares, Inc.
The Bank of Bennington: Manchester Center Branch at 78 Center Hill Road, branch established on 2005/07/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $304.0 mil, Deposits: $197.1 mil, headquarters in Bennington, VT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
People's United Bank: Rite-Aid Shopping Plaza Branch at 4993 Main Street, branch established on 1977/03/14. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
TD Bank, National Association: Manchester Center Branch at 58 Bonnet Street, branch established on 1965/03/12. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
Religion statistics for Manchester Center CDP (based on Bennington County data)
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: 14
3.85 / 10,000 pop.
3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
3.30 / 10,000 pop.
1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
5.77 / 10,000 pop.
6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
16.48 / 10,000 pop.
11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,627 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Aircraft: CHAMPION 7KCAB (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 1640G , Serial Number: 116, Year manufactured: 1968 Registrant (Individual): Richard D Hayes, 3312 Richville Rd, Manchester Center, VT 05255
Aircraft: PIPER PA-32RT-300 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 31933 , Serial Number: 32R-7885142, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1978 Registrant (Corporation): Universal Church Religious Rebirth, Box 1414 Main Street, Manchester Center, VT 05255
Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating) N-Number: 41235 , Serial Number: 7886, Year manufactured: 1941, Airworthiness Date: 11/14/1956 Registrant (Corporation): Equinox Flg Club Inc, 343 Winter St, Manchester Center, VT 05255
Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: Reciprocating N-Number: 427BB , Serial Number: E-2984 Registrant (Co-Owned): Finance Corp Joffe, 91 Witherell Ln, Manchester Center, VT 05255, Other Owners: Charles E Rockwell