Tunbridge, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 1,284. Population change since 2000: -1.9%
 
Males: 636  (49.5%)
Females: 648  (50.5%)
Median resident age:  45.5 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05077.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $57,184 (it was $40,855 in 2000)
Tunbridge:

$57,184
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $31,612 (it was $19,934 in 2000)

Tunbridge town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $222,726 (it was $112,100 in 2000)
Tunbridge:

$222,726
VT:

$223,700
  • Races in Tunbridge, VT (2010)

    Tunbridge races chart
    • 1,25397.6%White alone
    • 90.7%Black alone
    • 90.7%Two or more races
    • 50.4%American Indian alone
    • 50.4%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Asian alone
    • 10.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tunbridge: 100.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (33.8%), Irish (18.9%), German (12.5%), French (11.0%), United States (6.1%), Italian (3.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 575 feet

Land area: 44.7 square miles.

Population density: 29 people per square mile   (very low).

Tunbridge,VT real estate house value index trend

Tunbridge, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Tunbridge:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tunbridge town:

  • Never married: 25.5%
  • Now married: 58.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

18 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.4%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Tunbridge, Vermont as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Tunbridge to the number of sex offenders is 321 to 1.


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

Tunbridge town:  1.1% ($1,267)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Tunbridge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (81.9 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (130.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (222.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: South Royalton, VT (2.4 miles ), Strafford, VT (2.4 miles ), Chelsea, VT (2.5 miles ), Royalton, VT (2.6 miles ), Randolph, VT (2.6 miles ), Bethel, VT (3.0 miles ), Vershire, VT (3.0 miles ), Sharon, VT (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 43.90 N, Longitude: 72.49 W

Area code: 802

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.1%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +146 (+12.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers (3%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Social assistance (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Electricians (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)

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

Average climate in Tunbridge, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Tunbridge-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 77% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 20.5 miles away from the Tunbridge town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/11/1973, a category F2 tornado 35.3 miles away from the town center .

Earthquake activity:

Tunbridge-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 92.4 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 73.3 miles away from Tunbridge 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 52.3 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 72.2 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 39.0 miles away from Tunbridge 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 88.2 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 Orange County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Tropical Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tunbridge topographic map

Birthplace of: Samuel H. Smith (Latter Day Saints) - Christian missionary.

Hospitals and medical centers near Tunbridge:

  • GIFFORD ELDERLY CARE INC (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)
  • GIFFORD MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)
  • MENIG EXTENDED CARE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; RANDOLPH, VT)

Amtrak stations near Tunbridge:

  • 9 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.
  • 20 miles: WHITE RIVER JUNCTION (RAILROAD ROW) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tunbridge:

  • Dartmouth College (about 17 miles; Hanover, NH; Full-time enrollment: 6,030)
  • Norwich University (about 19 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • Middlebury College (about 36 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Castleton State College (about 41 miles; Castleton, VT; FT enrollment: 2,079)
  • Plymouth State University (about 41 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 54 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Champlain College (about 54 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)

Public elementary/middle school in Tunbridge:

See full list of schools located in Tunbridge

Library in Tunbridge:

  • TUNBRIDGE PUBLIC (Operating income: $60,563; Location: 289 VT RTE. 110; 9,356 books; 664 audio materials; 714 video materials; 1 state licensed databases; 54 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tunbridge: Tunbridge Public Library (A), Tunbridge Volunteer Fire Department, Incorporated (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ordway Cemetery (1), Riddall Cemetery (2), Whitney Hill Cemetery (3), Ward Hill Cemetery (4), Tunbridge Village Cemetery (5), Strafford Road Cemetery (6), Spring Road Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Tunbridge Trout Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bicknell Brook (A), Dickerman Brook (B), Farnham Branch (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Orange 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 2013 was 63.3. This is about average.

City:

63.3
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 25.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.16. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.16
U.S.:

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

Percentage of family households:
This town:  64.9%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.0%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

12.1%
Whole state:

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

4.6%
Whole state:

3.6%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Vermont average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tunbridge town (based on Orange County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,44333
Catholic1,2185
Evangelical Protestant43811
Other462
None24,791-
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: 8
Orange County:

2.76 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Orange County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Orange County:

7.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

7.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.9%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Orange County:

25.8%
Vermont:

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

12.5%
State:

13.3%

6.24% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,737 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
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 Washington County, VT  1.42% ($29,382 average AGI)
from Windsor County, VT  0.99% ($32,300)
from Grafton County, NH  0.70% ($32,424)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,548 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
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 Washington County, VT  1.32% ($28,267 average AGI)
to Windsor County, VT  1.12% ($27,801)
to Grafton County, NH  0.66% ($41,481)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tunbridge:

  • WWWT (1320 AM; 1 kW; RANDOLPH, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5 kW; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tunbridge:

  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCVR-FM (102.1 FM; RANDOLPH, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRJT (103.1 FM; ROYALTON, VT; Owner: LISBON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WGLV (91.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WHDQ-FM1 (106.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEVH (91.3 FM; HANOVER, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO INC)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • 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.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCMD (89.9 FM; BARRE, 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)

TV broadcast stations around Tunbridge:

  • W15BK (Channel 15; HANOVER, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • Tunbridge, Vermont
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:9
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents15
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Vermont average
  • Fatal accident count54
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents75
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons23
  • Fatalities60
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents132
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
See more detailed statistics of Tunbridge fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 27m89ftTotal length
  • $3,832,000Total costs
  • 6,530Total average daily traffic
  • 298Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,130Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Rt 110 Cilley Residence (Lat: 43.894500 Lon: -72.487889), Call Sign: KFY428
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3200 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2003, Expiration Date: 08/10/2013, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2013Registrant: Universal Licensing Service, 3419 Via Lido 609, Newport Beach, CA 92663-3908, Phone: (877) 677-3639, Fax: (949) 515-2544
  • Lat: 43.889778 Lon: -72.492889, Call Sign: WQUY718
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.275 MHzGrant Date: 11/18/2014, Expiration Date: 11/18/2024, Certifier: John DurkeeRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: K1MOQ, Licensee ID: L00181052, Grant Date: 09/13/2006, Expiration Date: 12/06/2016, Certifier: Frank H Duffy, Registrant: Frank H Duffy, 256 Monarch Hill Rd, Tunbridge, VT 05077
  • Call Sign: N1BYG, Licensee ID: L00181054, Grant Date: 09/08/2006, Expiration Date: 12/06/2016, Certifier: Heidelise Als, Registrant: Heidelise Als, 256 Monarch Hill Rd, Tunbridge, VT 05077
  • Call Sign: N1BZT, Licensee ID: L00181057, Grant Date: 03/12/1999, Expiration Date: 03/12/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/15/2011, Registrant: Victoria C Duffy, Spring Rd Box 34, Tunbridge, VT 05077
  • Call Sign: N1YYJ, Licensee ID: L01266957, Grant Date: 04/09/2007, Expiration Date: 04/14/2017, Certifier: Henry S Swayze, Registrant: Henry S Swayze, 47 Swayze Rd, Tunbridge, VT 05077

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1416U , Serial Number: 17267084, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 04/15/1976
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Elizabeth H Eddy, 46 Gould Rd, Tunbridge, VT 05077, Other Owners: Peter M White

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

  • TUNBRIDGE CENTRAL SCHOOL (Address: 523 VT ROUTE 110 , Population served: 185, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 11
  • Hazardous Condition: 5

Incident types - Tunbridge

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (45%)
  • Wood (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)
  • Electricity (1%)

Tunbridge compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic 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.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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