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Windham County, Vermont (VT)

County population in 2014: 43,714 (32% urban, 68% rural); it was 44,216 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,258
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,866
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 12,479
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,166 (it was 5,896 in 2000)
% of renters here:

32%
State:

29%

Land area: 789 sq. mi.

Water area: 9.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 55 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Windham County: 94.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (25.4%), Educational, health and social services (19.6%), Construction (15.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 41%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Windham County, Vermont:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Asian alone (1.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  44.0 years
Vermont median age:  41.0 years
Males: 21,476  (49.1%)
Females: 22,238  (50.9%)
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Windham County,VT real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Windham County:

2.0 people
Vermont:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,535 ($38,204 in 1999)

This county:

$49535
Vermont:

$52578

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $691 (lower quartile is $550, upper quartile is $855)
This county:

$691
State:

$768


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $208,231 (it was $112,400 in 2000)
Windham:

$208,231
Vermont:

$218,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $147,595 - $301,938
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,416
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $655

Institutionalized population: 357

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 4
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 22
  • Auto thefts: 4
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Health of residents in Windham County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
74.0% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
53.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
58.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 189 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 157 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 143 buildings, average cost: $190,800
  • 2008: 93 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2009: 63 buildings, average cost: $164,000
  • 2010: 64 buildings, average cost: $177,500
  • 2011: 62 buildings, average cost: $187,600
  • 2012: 65 buildings, average cost: $193,400
  • 2013: 55 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2014: 67 buildings, average cost: $242,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,971 (2.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,957 (1.8%)

Windham County household income distribution in 2009 Windham County home values distribution Windham County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.9%
(11.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.5% for Black residents, 10.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.6% for American Indian residents, 3.7% for other race residents, 16.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.6%
Windham County:

12.6%
Vermont:

12.3%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.9% for Black residents, 11.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.6% for American Indian residents, 3.7% for other race residents, 20.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 45 years old
(Males: 44 years old, Females: 47 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 61 years old, Asian residents: 26 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 56 years old)

Area name: Windham County, VT
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Windham County is $577 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $758 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $916 a month.

Cities in this county include: Brattleboro, Rockingham, West Brattleboro, Bellows Falls, Putney, Wilmington, Vernon, Guilford, Dummerston, Londonderry.

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

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Neighboring counties: Clay County, South Dakota , Cherokee County, Iowa , Twin Falls County, Idaho , Lincoln County, South Dakota , Howard County, Iowa , Kossuth County, Iowa , Sioux County, Iowa .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Vermont:

3.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 2,145
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 30.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,358 (62% naturalized citizens)

Windham County:

3.1%
Whole state:

3.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 204
  • 1990 to 1994: 152
  • 1985 to 1989: 83
  • 1980 to 1984: 92
  • 1975 to 1979: 121
  • 1970 to 1974: 73
  • 1970 to 1974: 113
  • 1965 to 1969: 520

Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 82.3%

Windham County marital status for males Windham County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,329
  • One, attached: 1,700
  • Two: 1,715
  • 3 or 4: 1,913
  • 5 to 9: 1,224
  • 10 to 19: 436
  • 20 or more: 863
  • Mobile homes: 1,795
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 64

Housing units in Windham County with a mortgage: 4,927 (271 second mortgage, 611 home equity loan, 24 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,509

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Windham County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,7538
Mainline Protestant3,41238
Evangelical Protestant1,02613
Other64712
None30,675-
Windham County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 18
Windham County:

4.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This 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.
Vermont:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 82
This county:

18.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Windham County:

6.7%
Vermont:

6.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Windham County:

22.6%
State:

22.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.5%
State:

13.3%

Agriculture in Windham County:

Average size of farms: 155 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $46,150
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $552.63
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.40%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 58.23%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $47,186
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 22.48%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.24%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $61,718
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 84.38%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.94
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 47.22%
Vegetables: 303 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 643 acres

Earthquake activity:

Windham County-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 106.8 miles away from Windham County 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 115.5 miles away from the county 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 64.0 miles away from the county 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 105.1 miles away from the county 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 115.1 miles away from Windham County 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 103.3 miles away from the county 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)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • VermontSevere Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2008 to December 18, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1816): January 14, 2009, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1816, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • VermontSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2007 to April 21, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1698): May 4, 2007, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1698, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • VermontSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: August 12, 2004 to September 12, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1559): September 23, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1559, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • VermontSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 21, 2003 to August 18, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1488): September 12, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1488, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • VermontSnowstorm, Incident Period: March 5, 2001 to March 7, 2001, Emergency Declared (EM-3167): April 10, 2001, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3167, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • VermontSevere Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: July 14, 2000 to July 18, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1336): July 27, 2000, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1336, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • VermontTropical Storm Floyd, Incident Period: September 16, 1999 to September 21, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1307): November 10, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1307, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • VermontFlooding, Incident Period: June 12, 1996 to June 14, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1124): June 27, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1124, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • VermontStorms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 2, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1101): February 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1101, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • VermontSevere Storms, High Winds, Flooding, Incident Period: August 5, 1976, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-518): August 5, 1976, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-518, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Windham County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Canada (18%)
  • United Kingdom (14%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Korea (3%)
  • Mexico (3%)
  • Other Western Asia (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Windham County (%):

  • English (18%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • French (except Basque) (10%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • German (8%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • French Canadian (5%)

Windham County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 16,951 (74%)
  • Carpooled: 2,603 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 94 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 34 (0%)
  • Railroad: 16 (0%)
  • Taxi: 17 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 90 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,405 (6%)
  • Other means: 133 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,546 (7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Windham County, Vermont in 2000:

  • 582 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 378 people in nursing homes
  • 83 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 43 people in other group homes
  • 40 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Windham County, Vermont in 2010:

  • 747 people in college/university student housing
  • 212 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 115 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 101 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 81 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 68 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 68 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 28 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 21 people in in-patient hospice facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,203.

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%

1.22% relocated from other counties in Vermont ($5,755 average AGI)
4.33% relocated from other states ($32,845 average AGI)
Windham County:

4.33%
Vermont average:

3.28%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


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)
from Bennington County, VT  0.22% ($38,585)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.19% ($23,686)
from Rutland County, VT  0.19% ($24,514)
from Middlesex County, MA  0.14% ($59,077)


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%

1.38% relocated to other counties in Vermont ($6,493 average AGI)
4.97% relocated to other states ($25,914 average AGI)
Windham County:

4.97%
Vermont average:

3.57%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


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)
to Bennington County, VT  0.24% ($42,844)
to Franklin County, MA  0.23% ($39,372)
to Hampden County, MA  0.12% ($41,773)
to Sullivan County, NH  0.12% ($30,955)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8

Births per 1000 population in Windham County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Windham County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Windham County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 3.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Windham County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Windham County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 7,801 (6,311 aged, 1,490 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 466 (5%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Windham County, Vermont in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (403)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (392)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (322)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (291)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (290)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (290)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (174)
  • Unspecified dementia (162)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (128)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (125)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.52
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5460.210
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 180.650
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 30536.99

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 863.1
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 831.390
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 20.39

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 58.62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 92.88

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 20.39

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 133.3. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 74.8
  • Other - 58.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 43,049
  • In family households: 33,200 (7,463 male householders, 3,990 female householders)
    8,639 spouses, 10,419 children (9,554 natural, 386 adopted, 479 stepchildren), 542 grandchildren, 209 brothers or sisters, 219 parents, 250 other relatives, 1,292 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 9,849 (3,711 male householders (2,849 living alone)), 4,126 female householders (3,293 living alone)), 2,012 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,464 (357 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 5,729 2-persons, 2,691 3-persons, 2,025 4-persons, 678 5-persons, 229 6-persons, 101 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,142 1-person, 1,476 2-persons, 149 3-persons, 45 4-persons, 23 5-persons, 1 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

7,055 married couples with children.
2,651 single-parent households (664 men, 1,987 women).

95.3% of residents of Windham County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (78% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
2.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (71% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $240,039,000 ($5420 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,090,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $107,769,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $51,798,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $715,000
Federal grants: $64,681,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,397,000 ($881,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,680,000 ($984,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,023,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,892,000
Federal Government insurance: $34,394,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,333
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,041
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +145
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -442
Here -10 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Windham County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.22 millions of gallons per day (38% from ground, 62% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 116
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,702
  • 1990 to 1999: 3,125
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,630
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,252
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,893
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,617
  • 1940 to 1949: 980
  • 1939 or earlier: 8,380
Rooms in houses/apartments in Windham County, Vermont
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 38
  • 2 rooms: 120
  • 3 rooms: 402
  • 4 rooms: 1,433
  • 5 rooms: 2,566
  • 6 rooms: 2,924
  • 7 rooms: 2,033
  • 8 rooms: 1,396
  • 9+ rooms: 1,567
  • 1 room: 175
  • 2 rooms: 699
  • 3 rooms: 1,281
  • 4 rooms: 1,347
  • 5 rooms: 1,115
  • 6 rooms: 586
  • 7 rooms: 346
  • 8 rooms: 198
  • 9+ rooms: 149
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Windham County, Vermont
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 38
  • 1 bedroom: 564
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,003
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,714
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,338
  • 5+ bedrooms: 822
  • no bedroom: 228
  • 1 bedroom: 1,967
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,953
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,289
  • 4 bedrooms: 324
  • 5+ bedrooms: 135
Cars and other vehicles available in Windham County, Vermont in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 421
  • 1 vehicle: 3,598
  • 2 vehicles: 5,767
  • 3 vehicles: 1,968
  • 4 vehicles: 530
  • 5+ vehicles: 195
  • no vehicle: 1,012
  • 1 vehicle: 2,976
  • 2 vehicles: 1,512
  • 3 vehicles: 279
  • 4 vehicles: 85
  • 5+ vehicles: 32

61% of Windham County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 54% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 21% lived in Vermont.

Windham County:

60.6%
State average:

59.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 20154
  • Northeast: 17501
  • Midwest: 1743
  • South: 1899
  • West: 1119

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $85,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Windham County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (66.5%)
  • Wood (17.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.8%)
  • Electricity (2.0%)
  • Utility gas (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (61.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.0%)
  • Electricity (11.9%)
  • Wood (7.9%)
  • Utility gas (1.6%)
  • Coal or coke (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 545
Here:

10.9%
Vermont:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 295
Here:

11.1%
Vermont:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 887
Here:

55.1%
Vermont:

37.7%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 965
  • Number of aged recipients: 63
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 902
  • Number of recipients under 18: 141
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 688
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 136
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 406
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 446
Windham County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Windham County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Windham County, VT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John29575.4 years
Mary25181.9 years
William22474.9 years
Robert20473.1 years
George16776.6 years
Helen16481.2 years
Charles14777.8 years
Ruth14483.3 years
Elizabeth13978.6 years
James13372.1 years
Most common last names in Windham County, VT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson13376.4 years
Smith11377.7 years
Brown7976.6 years
Clark6979.3 years
White5877.6 years
Thomas5679.9 years
Miller5580.8 years
Davis4979.3 years
Robinson4876.5 years
Wright4874.9 years
Businesses in Windham County, VT
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AT&T1Motel 61
Ace Hardware1New Balance3
Advance Auto Parts1Penske1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Circle K2Rite Aid4
Curves2Shaw's1
Decora Cabinetry4Staples1
DressBarn1Subaru1
Dressbarn1Subway4
Dunkin Donuts5Super 81
Econo Lodge1Taco Bell1
FedEx6Toyota1
Ford2True Value6
GNC2U-Haul4
H&R Block2U.S. Cellular1
Hilton1UPS9
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1
MasterBrand Cabinets4YMCA1