Ripton, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 588. Population change since 2000: +5.8%
 
Males: 298  (50.7%)
Females: 290  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  46.2 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05766.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $57,556 (it was $39,583 in 2000)
Ripton:

$57,556
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,400 (it was $19,597 in 2000)

Ripton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $235,762 (it was $113,400 in 2000)
Ripton:

$235,762
VT:

$223,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $317,816; Detached houses: $335,432; Townhouses or other attached units: $170,526; In 2-unit structures: $667,927; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $239,014; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $739,005; Mobile homes: $121,341
  • Races in Ripton, VT (2010)

    Ripton races chart
    • 56495.9%White alone
    • 122.0%Two or more races
    • 71.2%Hispanic
    • 40.7%Asian alone
    • 10.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ripton: 101.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (24.6%), Irish (21.6%), German (12.2%), French (8.8%), Scottish (7.4%), French Canadian (7.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1058 feet

Land area: 49.5 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (very low).

Ripton,VT real estate house value index trend

Ripton, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Ripton:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 45.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.1%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ripton town:

  • Never married: 21.9%
  • Now married: 57.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

11 residents are foreign born

This town:

2.0%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Ripton, Vermont as of December 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ripton to the number of sex offenders is 294 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Ripton town:  2.1% ($2,385)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Ripton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (93.5 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (150.4 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (221.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: East Middlebury, VT (2.1 miles ), Salisbury, VT (2.6 miles ), Middlebury, VT (2.8 miles ), Goshen, VT (2.8 miles ), Lincoln, VT (2.8 miles ), Hancock, VT (2.9 miles ), Leicester, VT (3.0 miles ), Granville, VT (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 4 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $165,900
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $184,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $211,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.98 N, Longitude: 73.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +130 (+30.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (3%)
  • Gasoline stations (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (10%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (9%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

Work and jobs in Ripton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ripton, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ripton-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 89% 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 66.1 miles away from the city 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, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 49.3 miles away from Ripton 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 78.2 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 48.5 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 61.8 miles away from Ripton 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 58.5 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 (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 12, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ripton topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ripton:

  • PORTER HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MIDDLEBURY, VT)
  • HELEN PORTER HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MIDDLEBURY, VT)

Amtrak station near Ripton:

  • 18 miles: RANDOLPH (DEPOT SQ.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ripton:

  • Middlebury College (about 9 miles; Middlebury, VT; Full-time enrollment: 3,077)
  • Norwich University (about 21 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Castleton State College (about 28 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Champlain College (about 36 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 36 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 37 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 37 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)

Private high school in Ripton:

  • THE NORTH BRANCH SCHOOL (Students: 27, Location: 898 LINCOLN RD, Grades: 7-9)

Public elementary/middle school in Ripton:

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Notable locations in Ripton: Skylight Lodge (A), Camp Charidan (B), Silver Towers Camp (C), Emily Proctor Shelter (D), Robert Frost Wayside (E), Silver Towers Camp (F), Ripton Fire Department (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Gea Cemetery (1), Kirby Cemetery (2), Saint Therese Cemetery (3), Cooks Cemetery (4), Gee Cemetery (5), Cushman Cemetery (6), Galvin Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Abbey Pond (A), Skylight Pond (B), Beaver Meadow (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Dragon Brook (A), Crystal Brook (B), Sparks Brook (C), South Branch Middlebury River (D), Brandy Brook (E), Gonya Brook (F), Alder Brook (G), Fire Brook (H), Middle Branch Middlebury River (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Ripton: Robert Frost Wayside (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 52.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.3
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 7.95. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.95
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  61.2%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  14.1%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

15.6%
Whole state:

9.4%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

4.9%
Whole state:

3.6%
22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Vermont average:

11.7

Ripton travel time to work - commute Ripton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Ripton town (based on Addison County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,8926
Mainline Protestant3,49127
Evangelical Protestant80113
Other5606
None26,077-
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: 17
Addison County:

4.64 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Addison County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Addison County:

6.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

8.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.8%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Addison County:

20.9%
Vermont:

22.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.1%
State:

13.3%

5.56% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($262 average AGI)
Addison County:

0.13%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Chittenden County, VT  1.68% ($37,800 average AGI)
from Rutland County, VT  0.55% ($32,122)
from Washington County, VT  0.24% ($26,528)


5.88% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,680 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.88%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($638 average AGI)
Addison County:

0.15%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Chittenden County, VT  1.59% ($34,752 average AGI)
to Rutland County, VT  0.63% ($27,426)
to Washington County, VT  0.17% ($24,800)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ripton:

  • WFAD (1490 AM; 1 kW; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Owner: ADDISON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ripton:

  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WWFY (100.9 FM; BERLIN, VT; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WRMC-FM (91.1 FM; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Owner: THE PRESIDENT AND FELLOWS OF MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Ripton:

  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • WVER (Channel 28; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • W25BT (Channel 25; MONKTON, VT; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)

Ripton fatal accident list:

Nov 23, 2013 87:99 PM, Sr-125, Steam Mill Rd., Lat: 43.95584, Lon: -72.99666, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 15, 2005 01:25 PM, Sr-125, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 1976 07:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 9, 1975 07:35 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $746,000Total costs
  • 4,718Total average daily traffic
  • 239Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,632Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Ripton, VT

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Water Tank (Lat: 43.961667 Lon: -72.978611), Type: Tank, Structure height: 9 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQNG342
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2011, Expiration Date: 01/27/2021, Certifier: Norman CushmanRegistrant: National License, 12591 Brompton Road, Carmel, IN 46033, Phone: (317) 564-8018, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Billings, Lat: 43.968111 Lon: -73.035472, Type: Tree, Structure height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQJR336
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2008, Expiration Date: 12/02/2018, Certifier: Jeremy A GripRegistrant: North Branch Networks, LLC, 10 Merchants Row Suite B104, Middlebury, VT 05753, Phone: (802) 382-8700, Fax: (802) 388-7156, Email:
  • Brooks, Lat: 43.940556 Lon: -72.974528, Type: Building, Structure height: 6.5 m, Overall height: 6.9 m, Call Sign: WQJR336
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2008, Expiration Date: 12/02/2018, Certifier: Jeremy A GripRegistrant: North Branch Networks, LLC, 10 Merchants Row Suite B104, Middlebury, VT 05753, Phone: (802) 382-8700, Fax: (802) 388-7156, Email:
  • Hanson, Lat: 43.983556 Lon: -73.033944, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 32.6 m, Call Sign: WQJR336
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2008, Expiration Date: 12/02/2018, Certifier: Jeremy A GripRegistrant: North Branch Networks, LLC, 10 Merchants Row Suite B104, Middlebury, VT 05753, Phone: (802) 382-8700, Fax: (802) 388-7156, Email:
  • Biederman, Lat: 43.981139 Lon: -73.021083, Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Call Sign: WQJR336
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 12/02/2008, Expiration Date: 12/02/2018, Certifier: Jeremy A GripRegistrant: North Branch Networks, LLC, 10 Merchants Row Suite B104, Middlebury, VT 05753, Phone: (802) 382-8700, Fax: (802) 388-7156, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: N1FPR, Licensee ID: L00832044, Grant Date: 02/12/2014, Expiration Date: 05/10/2024, Certifier: Ross B Elliott, Registrant: Ross B Elliott, Ripton, VT 05766
  • Call Sign: WB2GFU, Licensee ID: L00512554, Grant Date: 10/03/2008, Expiration Date: 11/19/2018, Certifier: Peter Karpak Jr, Registrant: Peter Karpak Jr, Ripton, VT 05766-0116
  • Call Sign: WB4NIU, Licensee ID: L00973397, Grant Date: 02/24/2015, Expiration Date: 04/05/2025, Certifier: James M Kater, Registrant: James M Kater, Peddlars Bridge Rd, Ripton, VT 05766
  • Call Sign: KB1WSJ, Licensee ID: L01689345, Grant Date: 02/15/2012, Expiration Date: 02/15/2022, Certifier: Ned A Horning, Registrant: Ned A Horning, Ripton, VT 05766

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

RIPTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-23-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-23-2014), St Public Notif received (JAN-23-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2014), St Boil Water Order (JAN-23-2014), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-15-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-1997), St Compliance achieved (MAR-16-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 38 regular monitoring violations
NORTH BRANCH SCHOOL (Population served: 31, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-28-2006), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-28-2006), St Public Notif received (SEP-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In APR-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2004), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-14-2004), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 14 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ripton that have no violations reported:

  • ROBERT FROST MOUNTAIN CABIN (Address: 2430 NORTH BRANCH RD , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (55%)
  • Wood (25%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)

Ripton compared to Vermont state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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