Vernon, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 2,206. Population change since 2000: +3.0%
 
Males: 1,094  (49.6%)
Females: 1,112  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  45.3 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05354.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $68,079 (it was $49,688 in 2000)
Vernon:

$68,079
VT:

$57,677

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,840 (it was $19,720 in 2000)

Vernon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $247,617 (it was $130,000 in 2000)
Vernon:

$247,617
VT:

$223,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $269,727; Detached houses: $287,548; Townhouses or other attached units: $214,455; In 2-unit structures: $281,048; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $160,900; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $133,395; Mobile homes: $98,897
  • Races in Vernon, VT (2010)

    Vernon races chart
    • 2,09895.1%White alone
    • 492.2%Hispanic
    • 281.3%Two or more races
    • 130.6%Black alone
    • 110.5%Asian alone
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Vernon: 100.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (24.1%), Irish (15.3%), French (15.0%), German (10.4%), United States (8.6%), French Canadian (7.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 301 feet

Land area: 19.4 square miles.

Population density: 114 people per square mile   (very low).

Vernon,VT real estate house value index trend

Vernon, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Vernon:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vernon town:

  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 61.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

38 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.8%
Vermont:

3.8%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Vernon, Vermont as of October 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Vernon to the number of sex offenders is 1,103 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 in 2000:

Vernon town:  0.8% ($1,095)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Vernon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chicopee, MA (41.5 miles , pop. 54,653).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (79.2 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (150.1 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Hinsdale, NH (1.5 miles ), Guilford, VT (2.3 miles ), Northfield, MA (2.4 miles ), Brattleboro, VT (2.5 miles ), Bernardston, MA (2.5 miles ), Winchester, NH (2.6 miles ), Leyden, MA (2.7 miles ), West Brattleboro, VT (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 42.77 N, Longitude: 72.52 W


Crime rates in Vernon by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2008 2012
Murders 00100
per 100,000 0.00.046.70.00.0
Rapes 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 00005
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0228.2
Burglaries 11322
per 100,000 46.146.7140.297.891.3
Theft 4118312
per 100,000 184.4513.8373.8146.7547.7
Auto thefts 12112
per 100,000 46.193.446.748.991.3
Arson 00000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.1) 14.932.6126.916.681.2

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

Crime rate in Vernon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Vermont average:

1.86
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.2%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +287 (+15.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (12%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)

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

Average climate in Vernon, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Vernon-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 20% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.2 miles away from the Vernon town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Vernon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above 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 122.9 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 133.2 miles away from Vernon 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 68.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 110.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 31.6 miles away from Vernon 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 132.7 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 Windham County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tropical Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Vernon topographic map

Birthplace of: John E. Moran - Philippine- War Medal of Honor recipient.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Vernon: John E. Moran.

Hospitals and medical centers in Vernon:

  • VERNON GREEN NURSING HOME (61 GREENWAY DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Vernon:

  • PINE HEIGHTS AT BRATTLEBORO CENTER FOR NURSING AND R (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • BRATTLEBORO MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • THOMPSON HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • SOUTHERN VERMONT HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • LINDEN LODGE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BRATTLEBORO, VT)
  • APPLEWOOD CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; WINCHESTER, NH)
  • NURSE'S HOUSE CALL - GREENFIELD (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; GREENFIELD, MA)

airports located in Vernon:

Amtrak station near Vernon:

  • 6 miles: BRATTLEBORO (VERNON RD.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Nuclear power plants:


Vermont Yankee . General Electric Co.Ebasco. General Electric Co.Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corp.Boiling Water Reactor (BWR). Net Output: 504 MWe. Operable. Initial criticality: 03/1972. Commercial start: 11/1972..

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vernon:

  • Keene State College (about 17 miles; Keene, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,098)
  • Franklin Pierce University (about 24 miles; Rindge, NH; FT enrollment: 2,139)
  • University of Massachusetts-Amherst (about 27 miles; Amherst, MA; FT enrollment: 26,583)
  • Mount Wachusett Community College (about 30 miles; Gardner, MA; FT enrollment: 3,143)
  • Smith College (about 32 miles; Northampton, MA; FT enrollment: 3,549)
  • Williams College (about 36 miles; Williamstown, MA; FT enrollment: 2,141)
  • Mount Holyoke College (about 36 miles; South Hadley, MA; FT enrollment: 2,573)

Public elementary/middle school in Vernon:

See full list of schools located in Vernon

Library in Vernon:

  • VERNON FREE (Operating income: $107,309; Location: 567 GOV. HUNT RD.; 22,404 books; 890 audio materials; 1,030 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 19 state licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Add to the fm radio list the following station- WTSA 96.7 FM Brattleboro, VT owned by Tri-State Broadcasters, Inc

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Notable locations in Vernon: Central Park Station (A), Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station (B), Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation Energy Information Center (C), Vernon Volunteer Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Stebbins Cemetery (1), North Cemetery (2), Tyler Cemetery (3), Alexander Perry Cemetery (4), South Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lily Pond (A), Vernon Hatchery Pond (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Windham 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 82.5. This is about average.

City:

82.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.66. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.66
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 24.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 14.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.41
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  70.5%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.7%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

2.8%
Whole state:

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

0.6%
Whole state:

3.6%
57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
94 people in nursing homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Vermont average:

11.7

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Vernon town (based on Windham County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,7538
Mainline Protestant3,41238
Evangelical Protestant1,02613
Other64712
None30,675-
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: 18
Windham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Windham County:

1.38 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 32
Windham County:

7.37 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 82
Here:

18.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

22.6%
Vermont:

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

12.5%
State:

13.3%

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,769 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
Vermont average:

5.68%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($168 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.10%
Vermont average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cheshire County, NH  0.65% ($30,754 average AGI)
from Windsor County, VT  0.47% ($25,261)
from Franklin County, MA  0.22% ($38,415)


6.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Vermont average:

5.98%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($193 average AGI)
Windham County:

0.08%
Vermont average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cheshire County, NH  0.74% ($35,871 average AGI)
to Windsor County, VT  0.55% ($29,490)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.27% ($22,235)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vernon:

  • WIZZ (1520 AM; daytime; 10 kW; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: P. & M. RADIO, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WKVT (1490 AM; 1 kW; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKBK (1290 AM; 5 kW; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WTSA (1450 AM; 1 kW; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WCAT (700 AM; daytime; 3 kW; ORANGE-ATHOL, MA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vernon:

  • WYRY (104.9 FM; HINSDALE, NH; Owner: TRI-VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPVQ (95.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WOQL (98.7 FM; WINCHESTER, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, LLC)
  • WRSY (101.5 FM; MARLBORO, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WKVT-FM (92.7 FM; BRATTLEBORO, VT; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WVAY (100.7 FM; WILMINGTON, VT; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WCMK (91.9 FM; PUTNEY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES INC)
  • WKNE (103.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; MANCHESTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSHIRE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEVN (90.7 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: NEW HAMPSHIRE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WJAN (95.1 FM; SUNDERLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • W293AB (106.5 FM; KEENE, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WHAI (98.3 FM; GREENFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WHDQ (106.1 FM; CLAREMONT, NH; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • WFEX (92.1 FM; PETERBOROUGH, NH; Owner: FNX BROADCASTING OF NEW HAMPSHIRE LLC)
  • WVPR (89.5 FM; WINDSOR, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WFCR (88.5 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Vernon:

  • WEKW-TV (Channel 52; KEENE, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
Vernon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Vernon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $2,812,000Total costs
  • 25,400Total average daily traffic
  • 2,748Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • John B Webb, Governor Hunt Rd. (Lat: 42.780889 Lon: -72.514806), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 83.8 m, Registrant: 5013774416, , 425 WEST CAPITOL
  • John B Webb, Governor Hunt Rd. (Lat: 42.780889 Lon: -72.514806), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 83.8 m, Registrant: 5013774416, , 425 WEST CAPITOL
  • DAVID K McELWER, Governor Hunt Rd. (Lat: 42.780889 Lon: -72.514806), Type: 92.0, Overall height: 83.8 m, Registrant: 8027474525, Nemrnet@severnet, 1011 US RT 7 NORTH

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Vernon Fire Station Rt 142 (Lat: 42.750083 Lon: -72.499528), Call Sign: KCP455, Licensee ID: L00153794
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.5200 MHzGrant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 12/03/2021Registrant: Vernon, Town Of, 103 S Main St, Waterbury, VT 05676, Phone: (802) 244-8786
  • Fire Station On 142 (Lat: 42.761194 Lon: -72.499528), Call Sign: KNCW632, Licensee ID: L00087476
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.875 MHzGrant Date: 12/26/1996, Expiration Date: 03/09/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/12/2002Registrant: Vernon, Town Of, Ofc Of Selectmen, Vernon, VT 05354, Phone: (802) 254-2425
  • Lat: 42.780917 Lon: -72.514806, Call Sign: WPPU695
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.900 MHz, 452.525 MHzGrant Date: 01/30/2015, Expiration Date: 01/20/2025Registrant: Entergy Services, Inc., 425 West Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:
  • 150 Yds W Yankee Nuclear Station (Lat: 42.778139 Lon: -72.519806), Call Sign: KZX728, Licensee ID: L00114989
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.125 MHz, 451.125 MHzGrant Date: 07/11/1996, Expiration Date: 09/05/2001, Cancellation Date: 11/10/2001Registrant: Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Corporation, Ferry Rd, Brattleboro, VT 05301, Phone: (802) 747-5376
  • Vermont Yankee, Governor Hunt Road (Lat: 42.778056 Lon: -72.520278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.3 m, Call Sign: WQAM452
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.6000 MHzGrant Date: 05/22/2014, Expiration Date: 07/01/2024, Certifier: James W PalmerRegistrant: Saic, Inc / Entergy Services, Inc., 425 West Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:
  • SOUTH SIDE OF DAM, Governor Hunt Road - South Side Of Dam (Lat: 42.771361 Lon: -72.514861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQIA709
    Assigned Frequencies: 469.937 MHzGrant Date: 12/11/2007, Expiration Date: 12/11/2017, Certifier: John B WebbRegistrant: Saic, Inc / Entergy Services, Inc., 425 West Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR 72203-0551, Phone: (501) 340-3116, Fax: (501) 340-3188, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • STATION, 345 Kv Control House Vt Yankee Nuclear Power Plant (Lat: 42.778944 Lon: -72.520361), Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KAG96
    Assigned Frequencies: 6755.00 MHzGrant Date: 06/15/2012, Expiration Date: 07/16/2022, Certifier: Phillip T ChitwoodRegistrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4282, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vernon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: ENSTROM HELICOPTER CORP F28F (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING HIO-360-F1AD (190 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 28SH , Serial Number: 830, Year manufactured: 2012, Airworthiness Date: 06/01/2012
    Registrant (Corporation): Renaud Bros Inc, 283 Fort Bridgman Rd # 2, Vernon, VT 05354
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 40631 , Serial Number: 7390
    Registrant (Partnership): Lawrence W Shippee, 138 Sah Rd, Vernon, VT 05354, Other Owners: Sonya D Shippee
  • Aircraft: DERICKSON JAMES L ZENITH CH-750 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200-A (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6984D , Serial Number: 75-7889, Year manufactured: 2010, Airworthiness Date: 09/30/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Peter D Miller, 1732 Fort Bridgman Rd, Vernon, VT 05354

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

VERMONT YANKEE PLANT MAIN (Address: 320 GOVERNOR HUNT RD , Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
VERNON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Address: 381 GOVERNOR HUNT RD , Population served: 348, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
VERMONT YANKEE NEOB (Address: 320 GOVERNOR HUNT RD , Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
VERNON GREEN NURSING HOME (Address: 61 GREENWAY DR , Population served: 96, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-16-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-16-2010), St Formal NOV issued (APR-16-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2010), St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-02-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-14-2009), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-14-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-30-2009), St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAR-17-2009), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-06-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-07-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Other (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Other (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-01-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
VERNON HALL (Address: 61 GREENWAY DR , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Combined Uranium. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-07-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAY-07-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-20-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (FEB-02-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-02-2010), St Formal NOV issued (FEB-02-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-16-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-16-2009), St Public Notif requested (JUL-16-2009), St Public Notif received (AUG-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (APR-30-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (APR-30-2009), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-11-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAR-17-2009), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAR-17-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-17-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Gross Alpha, Excl. Radon and U. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-07-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (NOV-07-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-13-2012), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif requested (DEC-13-2012), St Public Notif received (JUN-20-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-27-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-27-2012), St Public Notif received (JUL-03-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-11-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-01-2010), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-01-2010), St Public Notif received (JUN-14-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (78%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Vernon compared to Vermont state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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