Sutton, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 1,029. Population change since 2000: +2.8%
 
Males: 551  (53.5%)
Females: 478  (46.5%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05867.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,950 (it was $36,750 in 2000)
Sutton:

$50,950
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,222 (it was $14,564 in 2000)

Sutton town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $156,666 (it was $80,200 in 2000)
Sutton:

$156,666
VT:

$223,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $211,832; Detached houses: $227,566; Townhouses or other attached units: $254,945; In 2-unit structures: $223,496; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $214,295; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,740; Mobile homes: $87,573
  • Races in Sutton, VT (2010)

    Sutton races chart
    • 99196.3%White alone
    • 212.0%Two or more races
    • 171.7%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sutton: 98.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (25.3%), English (24.1%), Irish (12.6%), United States (11.0%), German (5.4%), Italian (5.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1152 feet

Land area: 38.3 square miles.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (very low).

Sutton,VT real estate house value index trend

Sutton, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Sutton:

  • High school or higher: 83.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sutton town:

  • Never married: 20.2%
  • Now married: 62.0%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

19 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.9%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Sutton, Vermont as of November 15, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Sutton to the number of sex offenders is 147 to 1.


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

Sutton town:  1.6% ($1,298)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Sutton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (110.9 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (168.1 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (279.5 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: West Burke, VT (1.6 miles ), Burke, VT (2.1 miles ), Sheffield, VT (2.3 miles ), Newark, VT (2.3 miles ), East Burke, VT (2.5 miles) , Wheelock, VT (2.7 miles ), Westmore, VT (2.7 miles ), East Haven, VT (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $79,500
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $109,200
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $130,700
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $132,800
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2006: 8 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $181,200
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2011: 4 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $211,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.65 N, Longitude: 72.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+19.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Food and beverage stores (12%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, and components (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)

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

Average climate in Sutton, Vermont

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Earthquake activity:

Sutton-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 92% 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 84.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 124.3 miles away from Sutton 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 82.6 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 82.6 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 26.1 miles away from Sutton 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 46.7 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 (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Heavy Rains: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sutton topographic map

Birthplace of: Fred Mann (baseball) - Major League Baseball player, Henry Oscar Houghton - Publisher.

Hospitals and medical centers near Sutton:

  • UNION HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; GLOVER, VT)
  • PINES REHAB AND HEALTH CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LYNDONVILLE, VT)
  • MAPLE LANE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; BARTON, VT)
  • CALEDONIA HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; SAINT JOHNSBURY, VT)
  • FMC OF ST. JOHNSBURY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SAINT JOHNSBURY, VT)
  • ST JOHNSBURY HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; SAINT JOHNSBURY, VT)
  • NORTHEASTERN VERMONT REGIONAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 15 miles away; SAINT JOHNSBURY, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sutton:

  • Norwich University (about 48 miles; Northfield, VT; Full-time enrollment: 4,221)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 57 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 58 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 59 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 60 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • Plymouth State University (about 65 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Dartmouth College (about 67 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)

Public elementary/middle school in Sutton:

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Notable locations in Sutton: Sutton Station (A), East Sutton Ridge (B), Sutton Free Public Library (C), Sutton Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sutton Village Cemetery (1), South Ridge Cemetery (2), North Ridge Cemetery (3), East Ridge Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Duck Pond (A), Dolloff Ponds (B), Kings Pond (C), Blake Pond (D), Bean Pond (E), Vail Pond (F), Marl Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Sutton: Calendar Brook State Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Caledonia County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.0%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.4%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

13.0%
Whole state:

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

4.2%
Whole state:

3.6%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Vermont average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2016

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Religion statistics for Sutton town (based on Caledonia County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,3556
Mainline Protestant3,81032
Evangelical Protestant1,48815
Other7809
None20,794-
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: 15
Caledonia County:

4.91 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 7
Caledonia County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 23
Caledonia County:

7.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Caledonia County:

24.6%
Vermont:

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

11.5%
State:

13.3%

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Vermont average:

5.68%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Orleans County, VT  0.56% ($30,029 average AGI)
from Washington County, VT  0.44% ($37,611)
from Grafton County, NH  0.31% ($41,868)


5.63% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,803 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.63%
Vermont average:

5.98%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Orleans County, VT  0.45% ($34,732 average AGI)
to Washington County, VT  0.44% ($27,444)
to Grafton County, NH  0.43% ($41,943)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sutton:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSTJ (1340 AM; 1 kW; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sutton:

  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, 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)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCKJ (90.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKXH (105.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WXXS (102.3 FM; LANCASTER, NH; Owner: BARRY P. LUNDERVILLE)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLTN-FM (96.7 FM; LISBON, NH; Owner: PROFILE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sutton:

  • WLED-TV (Channel 49; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WVTB (Channel 20; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)
  • W36CP (Channel 36; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)

Sutton fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 2006 04:40 PM, Th-1, Lat: 44.65163, Lon: -72.03707, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken persons involved: 2
Jan 14, 1982 05:45 PM, Sa1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • $1,716,000Total costs
  • 920Total average daily traffic
  • 19Total average daily truck traffic

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

SUTTON WATER SYSTEM (Address: CALENDAR BROOK RD , Population served: 190, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-29-2014), St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-29-2014), St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-14-2013), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-08-2011), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-08-2011), St Public Notif requested (NOV-08-2011), St Boil Water Order (NOV-08-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-10-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-21-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-21-2012), St Public Notif requested (FEB-21-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2012)
  • 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 (APR-26-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Sutton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sutton, VT

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Wood (24%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Sutton compared to Vermont state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
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