For population 25 years and over in Readsboro:
For population 15 years and over in Readsboro town:
54 residents are foreign born (6.3% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Albany, NY (42.5 miles , pop. 95,658).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (100.5 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (151.8 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Monroe, MA (2.2 miles) , Whitingham, VT (2.3 miles ), Stamford, VT (2.5 miles ), Rowe, MA (2.5 miles ), Jacksonville, VT (2.7 miles ), Florida, MA (2.8 miles ), Searsburg, VT (2.8 miles) , Clarksburg, MA (2.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.78 N, Longitude: 72.96 W
Area code: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +47 (+6.2%).
Work and jobs in Readsboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Readsboro, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Readsboro-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/28/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.1 miles away from the Readsboro town center killed 4 people and injured 36 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 15.2 miles away from the town center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Readsboro-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Vermont state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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 84.9 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 87.9 miles away from Readsboro 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 45.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.7 miles away from Readsboro center
On 10/6/1992 at 15:38:04, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 79.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
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).
Hospitals/medical centers near Readsboro:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Readsboro:
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Public elementary/middle school in Readsboro:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 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 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2001 was 1.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 14.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Readsboro and their reported violations in the past:READSBORO VILLAGE (Address: 1183 BAILEY HILL RD , Population served: 440, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:PROSPECT MOUNTAIN (Address: 1059 BAILEY HILL RD , Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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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:
People in group quarters in Readsboro in 2000:
Readsboro compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Readsboro town (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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Readsboro:
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TV broadcast stations around Readsboro:
Readsboro fatal accident list:
Apr 30, 2001 87:99 PM, Th-30, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 11, 1999 02:50 PM, Sr-100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 9, 1994 07:25 AM, Vt 100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 18, 1991 05:27 PM, Th25, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1991 04:00 PM, Vt100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 9, 1976 01:44 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 7, 1976 11:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total average daily traffic: 3,960
Total average daily truck traffic: 228
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 5,562
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.