For population 25 years and over in Monkton:
For population 15 years and over in Monkton town:
28 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (105.9 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (166.6 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (236.4 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: Starksboro, VT (2.3 miles ), Bristol, VT (2.5 miles ), Ferrisburg, VT (2.6 miles ), Vergennes, VT (2.7 miles ), Waltham, VT (2.8 miles ), Hinesburg, VT (2.8 miles ), New Haven, VT (2.8 miles ), Charlotte, VT (2.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.22 N, Longitude: 73.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +293 (+20.0%).
Work and jobs in Monkton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Monkton, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Monkton-area historical tornado activity is below Vermont state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/8/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 21.5 miles away from the Monkton town center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 6/24/1960, a category F2 tornado 30.5 miles away from the town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Monkton-area historical earthquake activity is above Vermont state average. It is 69% 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 34.6 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 63.2 miles away from Monkton 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 90.9 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 33.6 miles away from the city 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 59.3 miles away from Monkton 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 60.1 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 Addison County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Frank Dupee - Major League Baseball pitcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Monkton:
Amtrak stations near Monkton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monkton:
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Public elementary/middle school in Monkton:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Monkton and their reported violations in the past:MONKTON CENTRAL SCHOOL (Population served: 230, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Monkton compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Monkton (based on Addison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,807 average adjusted gross income)
0.46% of residents moved from foreign countries ($271 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,789 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($396 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Monkton:
Strongest FM radio stations in Monkton:
TV broadcast stations around Monkton:
Monkton fatal accident list:
Apr 26, 2006 05:42 AM, Fas-199, Lat: 44.267417, Lon: -73.115328, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 4, 2003 08:11 AM, Fas-199, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 23, 1997 12:40 AM, Fas 199, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 3 meters (10ft)
Total costs: $299,000
Total average daily traffic: 550
Total average daily truck traffic: 11
Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic: 825
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2013.