Wells River, Vermont

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Population in 2014: 394 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.2%
Males: 179  (45.5%)
Females: 215  (54.5%)
Median resident age:  45.9 years
Vermont median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 05081.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $32,536 (it was $28,021 in 2000)
Wells River:

$32,536
VT:

$56,990

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $22,628 (it was $14,705 in 2000)

Wells River village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $164,150 (it was $96,700 in 2000)
Wells River:

$164,150
VT:

$223,700

Median gross rent in 2015: $675.

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  • Races in Wells River, VT (2010)

    Wells River races chart
    • 36190.5%White alone
    • 123.0%Asian alone
    • 102.5%Two or more races
    • 92.3%Hispanic
    • 41.0%American Indian alone
    • 20.5%Other race alone
    • 10.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wells River: 93.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (11.4%), English (10.9%), German (10.9%), Irish (9.5%), American (9.0%), Scottish (8.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 457 feet

Land area: 1.95 square miles.

Population density: 202 people per square mile   (very low).

Wells River,VT real estate house value index trend

Wells River, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Wells River:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wells River village:

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 20.8%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:

1.6%
Vermont:

4.3%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Wells River, Vermont as of April 26, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Wells River to the number of sex offenders is 100 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $3,636 (2.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $3,588 (2.4%)

Wells River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (86.2 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (135.7 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (246.8 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Woodsville, NH (1.2 miles ), Bath, NH (1.9 miles ), Ryegate, VT (2.1 miles ), Haverhill, NH (2.2 miles ), Newbury, VT (2.2 miles ), Mountain Lakes, NH (2.3 miles ), Lisbon, NH (2.9 miles ), Landaff, NH (2.9 miles ).

Latitude: 44.15 N, Longitude: 72.05 W

Area code: 802

Wells River household income distribution Wells River home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.5%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -102 (-23.9%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)

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

Average climate in Wells River, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Wells River-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 90% 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 85.5 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 114.6 miles away from Wells River 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 50.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 11.5 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 84.2 miles away from Wells River center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 34.9 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).
Wells River topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Wells River:

  • GRAFTON COUNTY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; NORTH HAVERHILL, NH)
  • COTTAGE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; WOODSVILLE, NH)
  • GLENCLIFF HOME FOR THE ELDERLY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; GLENCLIFF, NH)
  • LAFAYETTE CENTER, GENESIS HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; FRANCONIA, NH)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wells River:

  • Norwich University (about 31 miles; Northfield, VT; Full-time enrollment: 4,221)
  • Plymouth State University (about 33 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)
  • Dartmouth College (about 34 miles; Hanover, NH; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Middlebury College (about 57 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 60 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 61 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 61 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)

Public high school in Wells River:

See full list of schools located in Wells River

Library in Wells River:

  • BALDWIN MEMORIAL (Operating income: $33,668; Location: 33 MAIN ST.; 12,699 books; 706 audio materials; 702 video materials; 19 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: Wells River Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Mills Memorial Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Wells River: Wells River Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Birchwood Motor Inn (814 Ryegate Road).

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 2002 was 81.0. This is about average.

City:

81.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2000 was 26.1. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 17.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 11.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.2
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 25.7%
(26.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  51.9%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  13.2%
Whole state:  9.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Banks with branches in Wells River (2011 data):

  • Wells River Savings Bank: at 34 Main Street, branch established on 1892/01/01; West Side Branch at 47 Main Street North, branch established on 1993/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $154.7 mil, Deposits: $135.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 6 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Vermont average:

11.2

Wells River travel time to work - commute Wells River 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 Wells River village (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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.0%
State:

53.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Wells River:

39.1%
Vermont:

53.2%

Average BMI:
Wells River:

29.0
Vermont:

28.2

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wells River:

31.1%
Vermont:

19.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Wells River:

16.2%
State:

8.3%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.0
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Vermont:

33.7%

General health condition:
Here:

46.9%
Vermont:

60.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Wells River:

72.6%
Vermont:

80.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wells River, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 2$1,710
Streets and Highways 1$2,371$28,4520$0
Totals for Government 1$2,371$28,4522$1,710

Wells River government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Financial Administration: $1,000 ($2.54)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $64,000 ($162.44)
    Water Utilities: $39,000 ($98.98)
    Financial Administration: $37,000 ($93.91)
    Sewerage: $32,000 ($81.22)
    Libraries: $18,000 ($45.69)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($20.30)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($10.15)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($2.54)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($12.69)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $17,000 ($43.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,000 ($5.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $25,000 ($63.45)

Wells River government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $30,000 ($76.14)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($17.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $42,000 ($106.60)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $5,000 ($12.69)
  • Tax - Property: $139,000 ($352.79)

Wells River government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $97,000 ($246.19)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $86,000 ($218.27)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $11,000 ($27.92)

Wells River government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $110,000 ($279.19)

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 Wells River:

  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WPNH (1300 AM; 5 kW; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNTK (1020 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, NH; Owner: KOOR COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wells River:

  • WYKR-FM (101.3 FM; HAVERHILL, NH; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLTN-FM (96.7 FM; LISBON, NH; Owner: PROFILE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCKJ (90.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WKXH (105.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCY (106.9 FM; MOULTONBOROUGH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WPNH-FM (100.1 FM; PLYMOUTH, NH; Owner: NORTHEAST COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wells River:

  • WLED-TV (Channel 49; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $1,279,000Total costs
  • 25,500Total average daily traffic
  • 2,208Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 0.8 Mi S Of Us 302 1.1 Mi W Of Us 5 (Lat: 44.148611 Lon: -72.066667), Type: 93.3, Overall height: 91.4 m, Registrant: 8027572773

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Johnson Dr (Lat: 44.155000 Lon: -72.043250), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.5 m, Overall height: 9.8 m, Call Sign: WQGX513
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2007, Expiration Date: 05/15/2017, Certifier: Kathy M PaskevichRegistrant: Jkl Communications LLC, 142 Avenue C, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 860-0000, Fax: (802) 860-5037, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • .18 Mi S Us 302, 1.1 Mi W Us 5 (Lat: 44.148667 Lon: -72.066750), Overall height: 92.4 m, Call Sign: WLP784, Licensee ID: L00020644
    Assigned Frequencies: 948.000 MHzGrant Date: 03/08/1990, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022Registrant: Puffer Broadcasting, Inc., P.O. Box 675, Wells River, VT 05081

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA1SVE, Grant Date: 12/06/1988, Expiration Date: 12/06/1998, Cancellation Date: 12/07/2000, Registrant: Christopher J Fuhrmeister, Route 1 Box 5b, Wells River, VT 05081
  • Call Sign: N1UEH, Grant Date: 01/30/1995, Expiration Date: 01/30/2005, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2007, Registrant: Penny K Bradley, Wells River, VT 05081
  • Call Sign: N1WQB, Previous Call Sign: N2KNG, Licensee ID: L00198196, Grant Date: 01/21/2000, Expiration Date: 04/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2012, Registrant: Richard B Clark, 2352 Wallace Hill Rd, Wells River, VT 05081
  • Call Sign: N1WUS, Previous Call Sign: N2KNH, Licensee ID: L00198197, Grant Date: 01/21/2000, Expiration Date: 04/03/2010, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2012, Registrant: Maria Luz 5 Clark, 2352 Wallace Hill Rd, Wells River, VT 05081
  • Call Sign: WA1DHH, Grant Date: 09/22/1998, Expiration Date: 09/22/2008, Cancellation Date: 09/23/2010, Registrant: Ralph F Ames, Wells River, VT 05081
  • Call Sign: KC1AEM, Licensee ID: L01799444, Grant Date: 07/03/2013, Expiration Date: 07/03/2023, Certifier: Eli E Heath Jr, Registrant: Eli E Heath Jr, Wells River, VT 05081

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

PLEASANT VALLEY CAMP (Population served: 121, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUN-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-06-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2010), St Boil Water Order (JUL-06-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2010), St Public Notif received (JUL-21-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2011)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUL-21-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-21-2008), St Boil Water Order (JUL-21-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUL-21-2008), St Public Notif received (AUG-06-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2010)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (SEP-22-2006), St Boil Water Order (SEP-22-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-22-2006), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-22-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • P H TRUCKSTOP INC (Address: 2886 RTE 302 , Population served: 865, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BLUE MOUNTAIN USD 21 (Address: 2420 RTE 302 , Population served: 600, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WELLS RIVER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 490, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 15
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Wells River

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (63%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Electricity (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Wells River, VT

  • Chevrolet: 1
  • FedEx: 1

Wells River compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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