For population 25 years and over in North Bennington:
For population 15 years and over in North Bennington village:
76 residents are foreign born (1.3% Asia, 0.8% North America, 0.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,404 (1.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Colonie, NY (30.7 miles , pop. 79,258).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (117.1 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (147.3 miles , pop. 1,332,650).
Nearest cities: South Shaftsbury, VT (1.4 miles ), Bennington, VT (1.7 miles ), Old Bennington, VT (1.7 miles ), Shaftsbury, VT (1.8 miles ), Bennington, VT (2.0 miles ), Hoosick Falls, NY (2.4 miles ), Hoosick, NY (2.4 miles ), White Creek, NY (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.92 N, Longitude: 73.24 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: -58 (-3.9%).
Work and jobs in North Bennington: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in North Bennington, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
North Bennington-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 11% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the North Bennington village center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 36.0 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:North Bennington-area historical earthquake activity is below Vermont state average. It is 91% 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 90.2 miles away from the city 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 91.8 miles away from North Bennington 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 75.8 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 87.4 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 63.2 miles away from North Bennington center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 60.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
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, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to North Bennington:
Public elementary/middle school in North Bennington:
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Private elementary/middle school in North Bennington:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.45. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 14.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 20.0%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 11.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in North Bennington in 2010:
People in group quarters in North Bennington in 2000:
North Bennington compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in North Bennington (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for North Bennington (based on Bennington County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Number of full-service restaurants: 60
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.72% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($56,279 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.04% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,399 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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North Bennington fatal accident list:
Jan 24, 1975 09:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total costs: $201,000
Total average daily traffic: 7,710
Total average daily truck traffic: 499
Total future (year 2027) average daily traffic: 11,565
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 46 patent applications in 2008-2013.