For population 25 years and over in Richford:
For population 15 years and over in Richford town:
180 residents are foreign born (6.5% North America, 0.9% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (149.1 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (200.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (303.2 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Berkshire, VT (2.2 miles ), Montgomery, VT (2.8 miles ), Jay, VT (3.1 miles ), Enosburg, VT (3.1 miles ), Enosburg Falls, VT (3.1 miles ), Franklin, VT (3.4 miles ), North Troy, VT (3.5 miles ), Troy, VT (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.99 N, Longitude: 72.65 W
Area code: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +105 (+4.7%).
Work and jobs in Richford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Richford, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Richford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 86% 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 63.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from Richford 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 60.5 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/2002 at 23:46:00, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 60.6 miles away from Richford center
On 4/8/2003 at 15:06:14, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, 3.2 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 87.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Winds: 2, Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: R. G. LeTourneau - Manufacturing businesspeople.
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Library in Richford:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Richford and their reported violations in the past:RICHFORD WATER SYSTEM (Address: 248 CORLISS RD , Population served: 1700, Surface_water):
Past health violations:BERKSHIRE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Address: 4850 WATER TOWNER RD , Population served: 232, Groundwater):
Past health violations:EAST BERKSHIRE WATER COOP (Address: 166 PERLEY ROAD , Population served: 160, Groundwater):
Past health violations:GOLF COURSE (Address: 84 INTERVALE AVE , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
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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:
48 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Richford compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Richford (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Richford town (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.27%
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): 8
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,162 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($532 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.62% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,262 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($209 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Richford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 9
Total length: 17 meters (56ft)
Total costs: $1,774,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,300
Total average daily truck traffic: 290
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Richford)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.