Westmore, Vermont

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Population in 2010: 350. Population change since 2000: +14.4%
 
Males: 178  (50.9%)
Females: 172  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  53.1 years
Vermont median age:  45.8 years

Zip codes: 05860.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $35,846 (it was $27,375 in 2000)
Westmore:

$35,846
VT:

$52,977
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,022 (it was $14,522 in 2000)

Westmore town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $167,622 (it was $89,700 in 2000)
Westmore:

$167,622
VT:

$216,900
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $294,714; Detached houses: $299,266; Townhouses or other attached units: $657,136; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $422,445; Mobile homes: $53,197
Westmore races chart
  • White alone - 344 (98.3%)
  • Two or more races - 4 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 2 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Westmore: 210.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (37.6%), French (19.6%), German (11.1%), Irish (11.1%), French Canadian (10.8%), United States (10.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1197 feet

Land area: 34.5 square miles.

Population density: 10 people per square mile   (very low).

Westmore,VT real estate house value index trend

Westmore, Vermont map

For population 25 years and over in Westmore:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Westmore town:

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 58.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:  1.0%
Vermont:  4.0%



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Westmore, Vermont as of March 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Westmore to the number of sex offenders is 312 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Westmore town:  1.4% ($1,226)
Vermont:  2.0% ($2,196)
Westmore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (115.3 miles , pop. 64,249).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (174.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (286.2 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Newark, VT (2.4 miles ), Charleston, VT (2.4 miles ), Sutton, VT (2.7 miles ), Brownington, VT (2.7 miles ), Barton, VT (2.7 miles ), Island Pond, VT (2.8 miles ), West Burke, VT (2.9 miles ), Brighton, VT (2.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $65,700
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $65,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $65,700
  • 2000: 6 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $81,700
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $45,000
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $133,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $134,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $145,700
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $182,400
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $178,900
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $165,900
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $172,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $236,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 44.76 N, Longitude: 72.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 802

Westmore household income distribution Westmore home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

1.4%
Vermont:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: 0 (0.0%).
Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (9%)
  • Social assistance (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (5%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (13%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (9%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Business operations specialists (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)

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

Average climate in Westmore, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Westmore-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Vermont state average. It is 92% 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 85.4 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 127.3 miles away from Westmore 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 89.5 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 84.0 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 33.0 miles away from Westmore 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 51.7 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 Orleans County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 7, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Westmore topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Westmore:

  • MAPLE LANE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BARTON, VT)
  • UNION HOUSE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; GLOVER, VT)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Westmore:

  • Norwich University (about 53 miles; Northfield, VT; Full-time enrollment: 4,221)
  • Saint Michael's College (about 59 miles; Colchester, VT; FT enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 60 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 61 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 62 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 71 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Plymouth State University (about 72 miles; Plymouth, NH; FT enrollment: 4,838)

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Notable locations in Westmore: Songadeewin Camp (A), White Caps Campground (B), Westmore Fire and Rescue (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Lakes: Lake Willoughby (A), Brown Pond (B), Jobs Pond (C), Bald Hill Pond (D), Long Pond (E), Negro Pond (F), Mud Pond (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mill Brook (A), Arcadia Brook (B), Richies Run (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Westmore: Bald Hill Wildlife Management Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Orleans County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

WHITE CAPS CAMPGROUND (Address: 5659 RT 5A , Population served: 102, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (MAY-20-2008), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-20-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-20-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-10-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-10-2007), St Public Notif received (3 times from MAY-16-2008 to MAY-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-24-2007), St Public Notif received (3 times from MAY-16-2008 to MAY-16-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
WILLOUGHVALE INN (Address: 793 VT ROUTE 5A , Population served: 37, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (OCT-29-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-29-2012), St Boil Water Order (OCT-29-2012), St Public Notif requested (OCT-29-2012), St Public Notif received (DEC-04-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (MAY-18-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-18-2012), St Public Notif requested (MAY-18-2012), St Boil Water Order (MAY-18-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-18-2008), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-18-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-18-2008), St Public Notif requested (JUN-18-2008), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JAN-2007 and MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2007), St Public Notif received (FEB-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (SEP-25-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In OCT-19-2012, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-21-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-21-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-28-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-22-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-12-2011), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-12-2011), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (NOV-02-2009), St Public Notif requested (NOV-02-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-12-2013)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Vermont:  2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.6%
Whole state:  62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.9%
Whole state:  9.2%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

14.6%
Whole state:

9.4%

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

0.6%
Whole state:

3.6%
8 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010

Westmore compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (59%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Electricity (7%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Westmore town (based on Orleans County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.79%
Here: 41.8%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristUnited Methodist ChurchAssemblies of GodLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents70.8%8.8%6.4%2.6%2.0%
Congregations19.1%25.5%21.3%6.4%2.1%
NameEpiscopal ChurchSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)American Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents1.7%1.4%1.2%1.0%4.1%
Congregations2.1%4.3%2.1%2.1%14.9%
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: 14
Orleans County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Orleans County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Orleans County:

6.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Vermont:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Orleans County:

24.8%
Vermont:

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

10.8%
State:

13.3%

4.46% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,383 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.46%
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 Caledonia County, VT  0.50% ($34,732 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.35% ($18,846)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.30% ($35,697)


4.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,586 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Caledonia County, VT  0.61% ($30,029 average AGI)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.44% ($25,143)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.41% ($21,457)

Strongest AM radio stations in Westmore:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WIKE (1490 AM; 1 kW; NEWPORT, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTME (780 AM; 10 kW; RUMFORD, ME; Owner: MOUNTAIN VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Westmore:

  • W243AE (96.5 FM; ORLEANS, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLKC (103.3 FM; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WEZF (92.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVPS (107.9 FM; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMOO (92.1 FM; DERBY CENTER, VT; Owner: NORTHSTAR MEDIA, INC.)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WMTK (106.3 FM; LITTLETON, NH; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCKJ (90.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WKXH (105.5 FM; ST. JOHNSBURY, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WXXS (102.3 FM; LANCASTER, NH; Owner: BARRY P. LUNDERVILLE)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WVFM (105.7 FM; CAMPTON, NH; Owner: DEVON BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 3
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