Vergennes, Vermont

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Population in 2013: 2,588 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.6%
 
Males: 1,357  (52.5%)
Females: 1,231  (47.5%)
Median resident age:  36.9 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05491.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,500 (it was $37,763 in 2000)
Vergennes:

$50,500
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,609 (it was $15,465 in 2000)

Vergennes city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $189,662 (it was $95,600 in 2000)
Vergennes:

$189,662
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $182,131; Detached houses: $199,173; Townhouses or other attached units: $174,124; In 2-unit structures: $192,412; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $168,507; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $222,335; Mobile homes: $64,114

Median gross rent in 2012: $773.

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Vergennes races chart
  • White alone - 2,349 (90.5%)
  • Black alone - 92 (3.5%)
  • Two or more races - 50 (1.9%)
  • Hispanic - 42 (1.6%)
  • Asian alone - 30 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 21 (0.8%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 19 (0.7%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Vergennes: 95.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.9%), French (11.1%), German (10.2%), English (9.6%), United States (9.5%), French Canadian (7.9%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1788

Elevation: 205 feet

Land area: 2.40 square miles.

Population density: 1,077 people per square mile   (low).

Vergennes,VT real estate house value index trend

Vergennes, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Vergennes:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vergennes city:

  • Never married: 37.0%
  • Now married: 41.7%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

87 residents are foreign born (1.2% North America, 0.7% Asia).

This city:  3.4%
Vermont:  4.0%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Vergennes, Vermont as of March 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Vergennes to the number of sex offenders is 646 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,392 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,657 (1.5%)

Vergennes satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (100.1 miles , pop. 61,821).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (167.8 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (231.7 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Waltham, VT (1.3 miles ), Ferrisburg, VT (1.5 miles ), Ferrisburgh, VT (1.7 miles ), Panton, VT (1.9 miles ), New Haven, VT (2.4 miles ), Monkton, VT (2.7 miles ), Weybridge, VT (2.8 miles ), Bristol, VT (3.0 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $77,700
  • 1998: 13 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 15 buildings, average cost: $56,900
  • 2000: 10 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $91,100
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $138,400
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $240,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $240,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.17 N, Longitude: 73.25 W

Area code: 802

Vergennes household income distribution Vergennes home values distribution

Crime rates in Vergennes by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000011001110
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.035.836.10.00.037.637.438.60.0
Robberies 100000000101
per 100,000 36.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.037.40.038.8
Assaults 210100031125
per 100,000 72.536.00.035.70.00.00.0111.537.637.477.2193.8
Burglaries 11331114751325510
per 100,000 398.6108.1107.8393.0501.8253.0182.0483.175.2186.9193.0387.6
Thefts 392124253230563015392028
per 100,000 1413.0756.5862.1893.21147.01084.22038.61114.8564.31457.9771.91085.3
Auto thefts 220001120122
per 100,000 72.572.00.00.00.036.136.474.30.037.477.277.5
Arson 010000000200
per 100,000 0.036.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.074.80.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 115.550.842.070.4109.692.897.2106.665.4122.996.8127.1

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Vergennes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Vermont average:

3.25
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -44 (-1.6%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Information (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (4%)

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

Average climate in Vergennes, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Vergennes-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 89% 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 32.0 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 56.1 miles away from Vergennes 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 94.4 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 31.2 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 52.1 miles away from Vergennes 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 66.8 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 (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vergennes topographic map

Birthplace of: Ethan A. Hitchcock (general) - Union Army general, Henry Porter (baseball) - Major League Baseball player, Frederick E. Woodbridge - Politician and lawyer, Jeff Pidgeon - Screenwriter.

Hospitals and medical centers in Vergennes:

  • CLARK NURSING HOME (34 NORTH ST)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Vergennes:

  • HELEN PORTER HEALTHCARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MIDDLEBURY, VT)
  • PORTER HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 13 miles away; MIDDLEBURY, VT)
  • WAKE ROBIN-LINDEN NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; SHELBURNE, VT)

Airports and heliports located in Vergennes:

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Amtrak stations near Vergennes:

  • 11 miles: WESTPORT (HWY. 9 N. & D&H RAILROAD TRACKS) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 14 miles: PORT HENRY (RTE. 9 NORTH & RTE. 22) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vergennes:

  • Middlebury College (about 12 miles; Middlebury, VT; Full-time enrollment: 3,077)
  • Champlain College (about 22 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • University of Vermont (about 22 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 23 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 24 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Norwich University (about 30 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 38 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)

Public high school in Vergennes:

Private high school in Vergennes:

  • CHAMPLAIN VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (K-8) (Students: 64; Location: 73B CHURCH ST; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Vergennes:

See full list of schools located in Vergennes, map of school districts: VERGENNES UESD #44, VERGENNES UHSD 5

Library in Vergennes:

  • BIXBY MEMORIAL (Operating income: $160,945; Location: 258 MAIN ST.; 39,004 books; 1,500 audio materials; 911 video materials; 1 state licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Under private schools, Champlain Valley Christian School is now kindergarten through 12th grade.

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Notable locations in Vergennes: Champlain Valley Creamery (A), Vergennes City Hall (B), Bixby Memorial Free Library (C), Vergennes Volunteer Fire Department (D), Vergennes Opera House (E), Vergennes Area Rescue Squad (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Vergennes include: Vergennes Congregational Church (A), Vergennes United Methodist Church (B), Assembly of God Christian Center (C), Saint Peters Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: MacIntosh Cemetery (1), Prospect Cemetery (2), Vergennes Cemetery (3), Saint Peters Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Dar John Strong Mansion Museum (6656 Vt Route 17 West), Lake Champlain Maritime Museum (4472 Basin Harbor Road).

Hotel: Basin Harbor Club (232 Harbor Road).

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 2012 was 44.3. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.3
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.301. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.301
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.48
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.59
U.S.:

1.93

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 12.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.88. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.88
U.S.:

9.14

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

VERGENNES PANTON WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 5,080, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-13-2013), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-13-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2011), St Public Notif received (JUL-26-2011), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-29-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-15-2010), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-15-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-20-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-20-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-25-2011), St Public Notif received (FEB-24-2011), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-19-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-16-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-09-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-09-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-09-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2013)
BASIN HARBOR CLUB (Address: 4800 BASIN HARBOR ROAD , Population served: 720, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
LAZY BROOK MHP (Population served: 205, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAR-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAR-13-2012), St Boil Water Order (MAR-13-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-16-2013, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2014)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-03-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-26-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-18-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-15-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
OTTER CREEK MHP (Population served: 180, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-17-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-09-2010 to APR-28-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-17-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-09-2010 to APR-28-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-22-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-29-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2007), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-07-2007), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-07-2007), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
LINDALE MHP (Population served: 179, Purch groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-08-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-08-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2008), St Other (DEC-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (APR-27-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-07-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-07-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2009), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2009), St Public Notif received (JUL-02-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2006), St Other (MAR-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2009)
BROOKSIDE MHP (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2011), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-05-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (AUG-05-2011), St Public Notif received (SEP-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (APR-29-2011), St Public Notif requested (APR-29-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-10-2011), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-10-2011), St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-10-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-19-2010), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-19-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-19-2010), St Public Notif received (DEC-06-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-13-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-13-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-13-2010), St Public Notif received (SEP-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2012)
  • 5 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-26-2013), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-26-2013), St Public Notif received (JUN-12-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-29-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-29-2010), St Public Notif requested (DEC-29-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-07-2011)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 27 regular monitoring violations
VERGENNES MOTOR INN (Address: 4800 BASIN HARBOR ROAD , Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-20-2014), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-20-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-20-2014), St Boil Water Order (JUN-20-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-27-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.3%
(12.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 74.4% for Black residents, 19.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 73.7% for American Indian residents, 5.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 71.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.1%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.3%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Vergennes in 2010:

  • 250 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 22 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
303 people in job corps and vocational training facilities in 2000
24 people in nursing homes in 2000

Vergennes, Vermont environmental map by EPA

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Vergennes compared to Vermont state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.

Banks with branches in Vergennes (2011 data):

  • People's United Bank: Vergennes Branch at 3 North Maple Street, branch established on 1962/07/02; Ferrisburgh Branch at 69 Monkton Road, branch established on 1981/04/06. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • RBS Citizens, National Association: Vergennes Branch at 186 Main St., branch established on 1936/03/13. Info updated 2007/09/19: Bank assets: $106,940.6 mil, Deposits: $75,690.2 mil, headquarters in Providence, RI, positive income, 1135 total offices, Holding Company: Uk Financial Investments Limited
  • The National Bank of Middlebury: Vergennes Branch at 29 Green Street, branch established on 2008/01/01. Info updated 2009/01/16: Bank assets: $284.9 mil, Deposits: $242.4 mil, headquarters in Middlebury, VT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Middlebury National Corporation
  • Merchants Bank: Vergennes Branch at 25 Monkton Road, branch established on 1980/05/10. Info updated 2011/12/09: Bank assets: $1,615.1 mil, Deposits: $1,179.4 mil, headquarters in Burlington, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (60%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25%)
  • Electricity (6%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Vergennes city (based on Addison County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.02%
Here: 37.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchUnited Church of ChristAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEpiscopal Church
Adherents62.1%9.6%9.4%5.3%3.7%
Congregations13.0%19.6%17.4%10.9%4.3%
NameChristian Reformed Church in North AmericaUnited Reformed Churches in North AmericaLDS (Mormon) ChurchUnitarian Universalist AssociationOther
Adherents1.9%1.5%1.3%1.0%4.1%
Congregations2.2%2.2%2.2%2.2%26.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$7,383$44,2981$1,259
Other Government Administration 1$6,588$79,0560$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$23,290$46,5802$2,775
Streets and Highways 4$17,318$51,9541$295
Sewerage 2$7,994$47,9640$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$586
Totals for Government 15$62,573$50,0585$4,915

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 Vergennes:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFAD (1490 AM; 1 kW; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Owner: ADDISON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WIRD (920 AM; 5 kW; LAKE PLACID, NY; Owner: RADIO LAKE PLACID INC)
  • WPTR (1540 AM; 50 kW; ALBANY, NY; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vergennes:

  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WIZN (106.7 FM; VERGENNES, VT; Owner: BURLINGTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WWFY (100.9 FM; BERLIN, VT; Owner: VOX ALLEGANY, LLC)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCLX (102.5 FM; WESTPORT, NY; Owner: WESTPORT BROADCASTING)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; BRANDON, VT; Owner: VOX VERMONT, L.L.C.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, 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.)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WJEN (94.5 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Vergennes:

  • W19BR (Channel 19; MONKTON, VT; Owner: PLATTSBURGH PARTNERS)
  • W25BT (Channel 25; MONKTON, VT; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)
  • W62BY (Channel 62; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W64BP (Channel 64; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W66BX (Channel 66; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • W68CK (Channel 68; MONKTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT WIRELESS COOPERATIVE)
  • WPTZ (Channel 5; NORTH POLE, NY; Owner: HEARST-ARGYLE STATIONS, INC.)
  • W16AL (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W60AO (Channel 60; PORT HENRY, NY; Owner: MOUNTAIN LAKES PUB.TELECOMM.COUNCIL)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Vergennes, Vermont:
  • Fatal accident count: 5
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 7
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 6
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Vermont average:
  • Fatal accident count: 50
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 70
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 22
  • Fatalities: 56
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 120
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 3

Vergennes fatal accident list:

Aug 17, 2002 08:45 PM, Th-4, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 17, 1987 06:30 PM, Green St, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 22, 1979 01:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 31, 1978 07:05 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 12 meters (39ft)
Total costs: $2,671,000
Total average daily traffic: 16,100
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,449

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Water Tank Rt 22a (102984 ) (Lat: 44.168778 Lon: -73.251139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 28 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN749
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/23/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P Goggin
    Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Main Street (Lat: 44.168611 Lon: -73.251111), Type: Tank, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPWK956
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.287 MHz, 851.312 MHz, 851.337 MHz, 851.437 MHz, 851.812 MHz, 851.887 MHz, 852.212 MHz, 852.337 MHz, 852.612 MHz, 852.787 MHz... (+68 more)
    Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 12/10/2022, Certifier: Mary E Julius
    Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 2001 Edmund Halley Drive, Reston, VA 20191, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4142

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 120 Main St (Lat: 44.177278 Lon: -73.128722), Call Sign: WAN511
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.025 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/2004, Expiration Date: 07/24/2014
    Registrant: Vermont Dept Of Public Safety, 103 S Main St, Waterbury, VT 05671, Phone: (802) 241-5215, Fax: (802) 241-5557, Email:
  • Rescue Bldg Panton Rd (Lat: 44.163944 Lon: -73.264278), Type: Building, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WPNX703
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/29/2004, Expiration Date: 07/27/2014, Certifier: Steve Fleming
    Registrant: Burlington Communications, 4735 Williston Rd Suite 30, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 862-7092, Fax: (802) 860-6178, Email:
  • Lat: 44.195333 Lon: -73.364306, Call Sign: WQDS214
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.525 MHz, 452.575 MHz, 452.600 MHz, 452.675 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/18/2005, Expiration Date: 10/18/2015, Certifier: Robert Beach
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vergennes)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1148M , Serial Number: 17260157, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/1971
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Daniel D Sachar, 1936 Plank Rd, Vergennes, VT 05491, Other Owners: Sharon J Sachar
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3007F , Serial Number: 18257107, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 04/01/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Dam Doeke, 118 Button Bay Ln, Vergennes, VT 05491
  • Aircraft: MILLER STEVEN A GENESIS (Category: Amphibian, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 4 Cycle
    N-Number: 3593M , Serial Number: 043
    Registrant (Individual): Steven A Miller, 55 Bedford Rd, Vergennes, VT 05491
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 06/11/2003
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6995G , Serial Number: 15072495, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Craig W Ringer, 50 Main St, Vergennes, VT 05491

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 10
  • Hazardous Condition: 4
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Vergennes

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