Poultney, Vermont

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Population in 2019: 1,549 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 754  (48.7%)
Females: 795  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

23.8 years
Vermont median age:

42.8 years

Zip codes: 05764.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $37,275 (it was $27,143 in 2000)
Poultney:

$37,275
VT:

$63,001

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $18,322 (it was $13,114 in 2000)

Poultney village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $138,363 (it was $87,100 in 2000)
Poultney:

$138,363
VT:

$233,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $236,627; detached houses: $240,828; townhouses or other attached units: $208,977; in 2-unit structures: $503,818; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $189,093; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $108,642; mobile homes: $111,497

Median gross rent in 2019: $765.

March 2019 cost of living index in Poultney: 92.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.8%
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  • Races in Poultney, VT (2010)
    • 1,50293.2%White alone
    • 362.2%Hispanic
    • 332.0%Black alone
    • 221.4%Two or more races
    • 171.1%Asian alone
    • 10.06%American Indian alone
    • 10.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Poultney detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Poultney, Vermont as of March 02, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Poultney is 208 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (21.6%), English (14.9%), Irish (8.0%), German (7.4%), French (6.9%), Italian (4.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1908

Elevation: 432 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 2,385 people per square mile   (low).

Poultney, Vermont map

62 residents are foreign born (1.4% Africa, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Asia).

This village:

4.0%
Vermont:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,731 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,028 (2.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (60.5 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (136.6 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (187.6 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Hampton, NY (1.9 miles ),
Fair Haven, VT (2.4 miles ),
Wells, VT (2.5 miles ),
Middletown Springs, VT (2.5 miles ),
Castleton, VT (2.8 miles ),
Granville, NY (2.8 miles ),
Ira, VT (2.9 miles ),
Whitehall, NY (3.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.52 N, Longitude: 73.24 W

Area code: 802

Distribution of median household income in Poultney, VT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Poultney, VT in 2019
Poultney satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2015: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2018: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $182,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Poultney, VT residents
Average permit cost in Poultney, VT
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.7%
Vermont:

2.8%
Most common industries in Poultney, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (35.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Construction (5.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
  • Health care (2.9%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (2.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (2.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (31.7%)
  • Construction (10.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (2.9%)
  • Truck transportation (2.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (39.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.8%)
  • Health care (4.2%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Poultney, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.8%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)

Average climate in Poultney, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Poultney, Vermont environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 63.4. This is about average.

City:

63.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.234. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.234
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.87. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.87
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.588. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.588
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 24.7. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.57
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Poultney-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Vermont state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.3 miles away from the Poultney village center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 40.7 miles away from the village center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Poultney-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 69% 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 63.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from Poultney 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) earthquake occurred 71.2 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 82.0 miles away from Poultney center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 129.4 miles away from Poultney 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 95.3 miles away from Poultney 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 Rutland County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Tropical Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Poultney topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Poultney:

  • SAGER NURSING HOME, INC. (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; FAIR HAVEN, VT)
  • EMMA LAING STEVENS HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GRANVILLE, NY)
  • INDIAN RIVER REHAB AND NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; GRANVILLE, NY)
  • VERMONT ACHIEVEMENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; RUTLAND, VT)
  • THE PINES AT RUTLAND CENTER FOR NURSING AND REHABI (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; RUTLAND, VT)
  • RUTLAND HEALTHCARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; RUTLAND, VT)
  • FLETCHER ALLEN HEALTHCARE - RRMC SATELLITE (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; RUTLAND, VT)

Amtrak stations near Poultney:

  • 6 miles: FAIR HAVEN (DEPOT & WATER STS.)
  • 9 miles: WHITEHALL (MAIN ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: RUTLAND (MERCHANTS ROW) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

College/University in Poultney:

  • Green Mountain College (Full-time enrollment: 743; Location: One Brennan Circle; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.greenmtn.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poultney:

  • Castleton State College (about 7 miles; Castleton, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,079)
  • Adirondack Community College (about 24 miles; Queensbury, NY; FT enrollment: 2,826)
  • Middlebury College (about 35 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Skidmore College (about 41 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 2,753)
  • SUNY Empire State College (about 41 miles; Saratoga Springs, NY; FT enrollment: 9,473)
  • Dartmouth College (about 50 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Norwich University (about 52 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)

Public high school in Poultney:

Private high school in Poultney:

  • LIHIGH SCHOOL (Students: 9, Location: 307 MAIN ST, Grades: 8-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Poultney:

See full list of schools located in Poultney

Library in Poultney:

  • POULTNEY PUBLIC (Operating income: $83,633; Location: 205 MAIN ST., STE 1; 13,396 books; 268 audio materials; 872 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 45 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Poultney: Ames Memorial Hall (A), Poultney Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Poultney: Poultney United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Poultney: Poultney Main Street Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Warren A. Cowdery - Early Latter Day Saint leader.

Rutland County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

POULTNEY WATER DEPT (Population served: 2,400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-11-2007), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-11-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This village:

2.3 people
Vermont:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

53.3%
Whole state:

62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

13.0%
Whole state:

9.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households
502 people in college/university student housing in 2010
434 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Banks with branches in Poultney (2011 data):

  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Poultney Branch at 177 Main Street, branch established on 1944/08/24. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited

For population 15 years and over in Poultney:

Marital status in Poultney, VT
  • Never married: 58.3%
  • Now married: 30.8%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 6.1%

For population 25 years and over in Poultney:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Vermont average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Poultney
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Poultney, VT (based on Rutland County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,50017
Mainline Protestant4,94438
Evangelical Protestant2,58736
Other5205
Orthodox851
None38,006-
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: 24
This county:

3.78 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
This county:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
This county:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Rutland County:

12.77 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Rutland County:

7.8%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.1%
Vermont:

22.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Rutland County:

18.5%
State:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Poultney:

50.1%
Vermont:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Poultney:

46.3%
Vermont:

53.2%

Average BMI:
Poultney:

28.7
State:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Poultney:

24.6%
Vermont:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

22.6%
Vermont:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Poultney:

6.9
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Poultney:

33.2%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
This city:

56.1%
Vermont:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Poultney:

79.4%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Poultney, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 1$3,180$38,1601$1,833
Water Supply 1$3,180$38,1600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$1,975
Financial Administration 0$0 1$391
Totals for Government 2$6,359$38,1543$4,200

Poultney government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $148,000 ($95.55)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $251,000 ($162.04)
    Sewerage: $232,000 ($149.77)
    Water Utilities: $85,000 ($54.87)
    Financial Administration: $20,000 ($12.91)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $16,000 ($10.33)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($1.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $62,000 ($40.03)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $27,000 ($17.43)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($4.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($5.81)

Poultney government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $294,000 ($189.80)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $7,000 ($4.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $191,000 ($123.31)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $101,000 ($65.20)
    General Local Government Support: $33,000 ($21.30)
  • Tax - Property: $304,000 ($196.26)

Poultney government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,803,000 ($1809.55)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,539,000 ($1639.12)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $264,000 ($170.43)

Poultney government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $138,000 ($89.09)

4.24% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($53,920 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.24%
Vermont average:

5.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Addison County, VT  0.53% ($34,831 average AGI)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.26% ($37,943)
from Bennington County, VT  0.21% ($45,526)


4.93% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,132 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.93%
Vermont average:

6.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Windsor County, VT  0.39% ($42,971 average AGI)
to Addison County, VT  0.38% ($37,757)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.34% ($38,891)
Businesses in Poultney, VT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Shaw's1
Dunkin Donuts1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Poultney:

  • WVNR (1340 AM; 1 kW; POULTNEY, VT; Owner: PINE TREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Poultney:

  • 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.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WLJH (90.9 FM; GLENS FALLS, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE INC)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNGN (91.9 FM; ARGYLE, NY; Owner: NORTHEAST GOSPEL BROADCASTING INC)
  • WKBE (100.3 FM; WARRENSBURG, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCKM-FM (99.1 FM; LAKE GEORGE, NY; Owner: ENTERTRONICS, INC.)
  • WNYQ (105.7 FM; QUEENSBURY, NY; Owner: VOX NEW YORK, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WXLG (89.9 FM; NORTH CREEK, NY; Owner: THE ST. LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY)
  • WNYV (94.1 FM; WHITEHALL, NY; Owner: PINE TREE BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Poultney:

  • WVER (Channel 28; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • W61CE (Channel 61; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: MARGARET SANGUINETTI (ADMINISTRATRIX OF THE ESTATE))
  • W07AG (Channel 7; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: WNYT INC.)
  • W69AR (Channel 69; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: MT. MANSFIELD TELEVISION, INC.)
  • Poultney, Vermont
  • Fatal accident count22
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents26
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:14
  • Fatalities23
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents47
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Vermont average
  • Fatal accident count1517
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2086
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons721
  • Fatalities1700
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents3622
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents62
See more detailed statistics of Poultney fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 49ft / 15.2mTotal length
  • $4,386,000Total costs
  • 12,360Total average daily traffic
  • 840Total average daily truck traffic
  • 17,384Total future (year 2015) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Nicole McGowan, Windy Woods Rd (Lat: 43.524250 Lon: -73.227444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Lightower, Nicole.Mcgowan@lightower.Com, , Boxbo-rough, Phone: (978) 264-6000
  • Edward G Roach, Windy Woods Rd (Lat: 43.524250 Lon: -73.227444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670
  • Edward G Roach, Windy Woods Rd (Lat: 43.524250 Lon: -73.227444), Type: 33.5, Overall height: 30.4 m, Registrant: Sba Towers Ii LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1300 Nne Vt Rts 30 And 140 (Lat: 43.524500 Lon: -73.229278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 20 m, Overall height: 26 m, Call Sign: WPNU372,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.590 MHz, Grant Date: 06/21/1999, Expiration Date: 06/21/2004, Cancellation Date: 08/22/2004, Certifier: John St George, Registrant: Central Vermont Public Service Corp, 77 Grove St, Rutland, VT 05701, Fax: (802) 770-3417
  • Rt 30 .5 Mi S (Lat: 43.513389 Lon: -73.222611), Call Sign: KQW764,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHz, Grant Date: 03/20/2000, Expiration Date: 03/26/2005, Cancellation Date: 05/28/2005, Registrant: Suburban Gas Inc, Poultney, VT 05764, Phone: (802) 287-5555
  • Cvps Stockroom York St (Lat: 43.520333 Lon: -73.236222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 32.4 m, Overall height: 36.4 m, Call Sign: WNJU249,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.425 MHz, 153.455 MHz, 153.635 MHz, 153.725 MHz, Grant Date: 04/10/2012, Expiration Date: 06/19/2022, Cancellation Date: 03/07/2014, Certifier: Donald J Rendall Jr, Registrant: Green Mountain Power Corporation, 2152 Post Rd, Rutland, VT 05701, Phone: (802) 747-5655, Fax: (802) 229-7841, Email:
  • Lat: 43.517833 Lon: -73.237583, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPWI971,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.975 MHz, 159.975 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2012, Expiration Date: 11/26/2022, Certifier: Wayne Tracey, Registrant: Village Of Poultney, Poultney, VT 05764, Phone: (802) 287-9751, Fax: (802) 287-5110, Email:
  • Lat: 43.516667 Lon: -73.230278, Call Sign: WQEW677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.630 MHz, Grant Date: 04/19/2016, Expiration Date: 05/04/2026, Certifier: Jerel Kegzen, Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Lake Rd Rt 30 S (Lat: 43.504500 Lon: -73.202583), Overall height: 56.1 m, Call Sign: WMG272, Licensee ID: L00046735,
    Assigned Frequencies: 944.500 MHz, Grant Date: 04/08/1993, Expiration Date: 06/01/2022, Registrant: Pine Tree Broadcasting Company, Po Box 568, East Poultney, VT 05741
  • Poultney Sub, 168 York Street (Lat: 43.520278 Lon: -73.236667), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.4 m, Call Sign: WQCB534,
    Assigned Frequencies: 933.775 MHz, Grant Date: 01/21/2015, Expiration Date: 01/24/2025, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2016, Certifier: Donald J Rendall Jr, Registrant: Green Mountain Power Corporation, 2152 Post Rd, Rutland, VT 05701, Phone: (802) 747-5655, Fax: (802) 229-7841, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Poultney)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: N282CA PARTNERS LANCAIR EVOLUTION (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-135A (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 282CA , Serial Number: EVO-024, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 10/03/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 09/23/2019
    Registrant (Corporation): Kurcon Inc, Po Box 165, Poultney, VT 05764

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 12. The highest number of reported fires - 26 took place in 2016, and the least - 1 in 2008. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Poultney, VT When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (71.9%), and Outside Fires (14.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Poultney, VT
    • 14371.9%Structure Fires
    • 2814.1%Outside Fires
    • 2010.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 84.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Poultney, VT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Poultney, VT
  • 71.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16.1%Wood
  • 6.3%Other fuel
  • 4.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Poultney, VT
  • 69.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.4%Electricity
  • 2.6%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Other fuel


Poultney compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Poultney on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 100 cities with old houses but young residents"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ireland (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest average weight of females"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
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