For population 25 years and over in Vergennes:
For population 15 years and over in Vergennes city:
43 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $3,258 (1.8%)
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 ), 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 ), Addison, VT (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.17 N, Longitude: 73.25 W
Area code: 802
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Vergennes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -44 (-1.6%).
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
Vergennes-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/8/1983, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 25.7 miles away from the Vergennes city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/6/1952, a category F2 tornado 36.2 miles away from the city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Vergennes-area historical earthquake activity is above Vermont state average. It is 67% 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: 9, Storms: 9, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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.
Airports and heliports located in Vergennes:
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Local government website: www.vergennes.org
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Public high school in Vergennes:
Private high school in Vergennes:
See full list of schools located in Vergennes, map of school districts: VERGENNES UESD #44, VERGENNES UHSD 5
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Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.95. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Vergennes and their reported violations in the past:VERGENNES PANTON WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 4000, Surface_water):
Past health violations:BASIN HARBOR CLUB (Address: 4800 HARBOR RD , Population served: 450, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:VERGENNES MOTOR INN (Address: 4800 BASIN HARBOR RD , Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.8%
(14.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.9% for Black residents, 37.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 6.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 63.9% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
303 people in job corps and vocational training facilities in 2000
People in group quarters in Vergennes in 2010:
24 people in nursing homes in 2000
Vergennes compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Vergennes (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Vergennes (based on Addison County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.02%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,807 average adjusted gross income)
0.46% of residents moved from foreign countries ($271 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,789 average adjusted gross income)
0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($396 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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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
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vergennes)
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.