For population 25 years and over in Williston:
For population 15 years and over in Williston town:
470 residents are foreign born (3.2% North America, 1.9% Europe, 0.8% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Schenectady, NY (120.9 miles , pop. 61,821).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (178.3 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (262.1 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Essex Junction, VT (1.8 miles ), Essex, VT (2.0 miles ), South Burlington, VT (2.0 miles ), St. George, VT (2.2 miles ), Winooski, VT (2.3 miles ), Richmond, VT (2.5 miles ), Burlington, VT (2.6 miles ), Jericho, VT (2.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.45 N, Longitude: 73.10 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 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 Williston detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +2,783 (+57.2%).
Work and jobs in Williston: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Williston, Vermont
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Williston-area historical earthquake activity is above Vermont state average. It is 68% 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 30.7 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 70.4 miles away from Williston 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 99.2 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 29.3 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 66.9 miles away from Williston 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 59.6 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 Chittenden County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Heavy Rains: 3, Floods: 3, Landslide: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Local government website: town.williston.vt.us
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.59. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.375. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 31.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.46. This is significantly better than average. There were 10 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 5.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Williston and their reported violations in the past:19TH HOLE WILLISTON COUNTRY CLUB (Address: 463 GOLF COURSE ROAD , Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:BOW AND ARROW MHP (Address: 12 FOREST RUN RD , Population served: 60, Surface_water):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Williston that have no violations reported:
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in Williston in 2000:
Williston compared to Vermont state average:
Banks with branches in Williston (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Williston, Vermont:
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Religion statistics for Williston town (based on Chittenden County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.81%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 42
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 65
Number of full-service restaurants: 142
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,703 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($745 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,062 average adjusted gross income)
0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($881 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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See more detailed statistics of Williston fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 16See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Williston, VT
Total length: 75 meters (246ft)
Total costs: $3,201,000
Total average daily traffic: 203,640
Total average daily truck traffic: 23,923
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Williston)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Williston, VT)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 69 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Williston)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Williston)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 749 patent applications in 2008-2014.