For population 25 years and over in Sheffield:
For population 15 years and over in Sheffield town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (114.2 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (168.2 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (286.5 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Wheelock, VT (2.2 miles ), Sutton, VT (2.3 miles ), Glover, VT (2.5 miles ), Stannard, VT (2.7 miles) , West Burke, VT (2.7 miles ), Barton, VT (2.9 miles ), Greensboro Bend, VT (3.0 miles ), Greensboro, VT (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 44.63 N, Longitude: 72.13 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 802
Population change in the 1990s: +173 (+31.2%).
Work and jobs in Sheffield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Sheffield, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Sheffield-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 78.8 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 82.7 miles away from Sheffield 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 77.4 miles away from the city 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 26.3 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 49.5 miles away from Sheffield 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 76.5 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 Caledonia County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Floods: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Sheffield:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sheffield:
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Public elementary/middle school in Sheffield:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.2. This is about average. There were 20 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.73. This is about average. There were 9 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Sheffield and their reported violations in the past:SHEFFIELD FD 1 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WHEELOCK FD 1 (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health 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:
Sheffield compared to Vermont state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Sheffield town (based on Caledonia County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.01%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 15
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,095 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:
6.00% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,004 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 Sheffield:
Strongest FM radio stations in Sheffield:
TV broadcast stations around Sheffield:
Sheffield, Vermont:See more detailed statistics of Sheffield 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: $795,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,790
Total average daily truck traffic: 636
Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic: 8,899
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2014.