For population 25 years and over in West Rutland:
For population 15 years and over in West Rutland CDP:
68 residents are foreign born (2.4% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,961 (1.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (70.5 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (132.7 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (204.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Ira, VT (1.9 miles ), Rutland, VT (2.0 miles ), Proctor, VT (2.1 miles ), Clarendon, VT (2.3 miles ), Castleton, VT (2.7 miles ), Pittsford, VT (2.8 miles ), Mendon, VT (2.9 miles ), Middletown Springs, VT (3.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.60 N, Longitude: 73.05 W
Area code: 802
Work and jobs in West Rutland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in West Rutland, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
West Rutland-area historical tornado activity is above Vermont state average. It is 57% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/20/1968, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.5 miles away from the West Rutland place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 5/31/1998, a category F3 tornado 46.5 miles away from the place center injured 68 people and caused $71 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:West Rutland-area historical earthquake activity is near Vermont state average. It is 81% 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 69.2 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 70.1 miles away from West Rutland 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 72.9 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 69.6 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 65.1 miles away from West Rutland 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 74.0 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 Rutland County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to West Rutland:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.381. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.85. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.62. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.1%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% 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)
West Rutland compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in West Rutland (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for West Rutland CDP (based on Rutland County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 45.22%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 24
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Number of full-service restaurants: 81
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,763 average adjusted gross income)
0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($515 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,006 average adjusted gross income)
0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($378 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of West Rutland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 24 meters (79ft)
Total average daily traffic: 39,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,644
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:6
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in West Rutland)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in West Rutland, VT