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Swanton, VT (Vermont) Houses and Residents

Swanton,VT index of house prices

Total population: 2,374 (All urban)

Houses: 1,060 (1,032 occupied: 655 owner occupied, 481 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

42%
State:

29%

Housing density: 1,397 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $162,044.

Median contract rent in 2015: $435 (lower quartile is $356, upper quartile is $520)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $467


Median gross rent in Swanton, VT in 2015: $521

Housing units in Swanton with a mortgage: 331 (21 second mortgage, 38 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 177

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $63,794

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $28,595

Median monthly housing costs: $871


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Swanton, Vermont Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $170,938 (it was $91,500 in 2000)
Swanton:

$170,938
Vermont:

$223,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $123,301 - $222,259
Median year house/condo built: 1952

Median year apartment built: 1968

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,532
  • In family households: 2,097 (461 male householders, 219 female householders)
    475 spouses, 742 children (648 natural, 17 adopted, 77 stepchildren), 53 grandchildren, 25 brothers or sisters, 17 parents, 34 other relatives, 71 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 435 (167 male householders (127 living alone)), 182 female householders (148 living alone)), 86 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 15 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 309 2-persons, 129 3-persons, 144 4-persons, 76 5-persons, 18 6-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 275 1-person, 64 2-persons, 10 3-persons.

413 married couples with children.
170 single-parent households (31 men, 139 women).

92.0% of residents of Swanton speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 40% speak English well).
6.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 28% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 98 (3.8%)
(58.2% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.1
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Swanton, Vermont:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 81 bedroom
  • 1382 bedrooms
  • 3373 bedrooms
  • 1334 bedrooms
  • 405+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Swanton, Vermont:

  • 5no bedroom
  • 1311 bedroom
  • 1442 bedrooms
  • 633 bedrooms
  • 294 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Swanton in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 25no vehicle
  • 2221 vehicle
  • 3212 vehicles
  • 703 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population

Cars and other vehicles available in Swanton in renter-occupied apartments

  • 89no vehicle
  • 1601 vehicle
  • 912 vehicles
  • 193 vehicles
  • 134 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Swanton, Vermont:

  • 01 room
  • 42 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 554 rooms
  • 1675 rooms
  • 1466 rooms
  • 1237 rooms
  • 758 rooms
  • 829+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Swanton, Vermont:

  • 51 room
  • 422 rooms
  • 863 rooms
  • 874 rooms
  • 695 rooms
  • 476 rooms
  • 137 rooms
  • 108 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population

Year house built

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Swanton, VT household income distribution

  • Swanton, VT household income distribution
  • 127Less than $10,000
  • 63$10,000 to $14,999
  • 69$15,000 to $19,999
  • 102$20,000 to $24,999
  • 71$25,000 to $29,999
  • 93$30,000 to $34,999
  • 48$35,000 to $39,999
  • 73$40,000 to $44,999
  • 69$45,000 to $49,999
  • 85$50,000 to $59,999
  • 102$60,000 to $74,999
  • 73$75,000 to $99,999
  • 22$100,000 to $124,999
  • 10$125,000 to $149,999
  • 4$150,000 to $199,999
  • 18$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Swanton, VT

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Swanton, VT
  • 4Less than $10,000
  • 4$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$15,000 to $19,999
  • 4$20,000 to $24,999
  • 22$25,000 to $29,999
  • 4$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2$35,000 to $39,999
  • 9$40,000 to $49,999
  • 14$50,000 to $59,999
  • 16$70,000 to $79,999
  • 12$80,000 to $89,999
  • 23$90,000 to $99,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 40$125,000 to $149,999
  • 177$150,000 to $174,999
  • 66$175,000 to $199,999
  • 117$200,000 to $249,999
  • 60$250,000 to $299,999
  • 11$300,000 to $399,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Swanton, VT

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Swanton, VT
  • 70$200 to $249
  • 7$250 to $299
  • 6$300 to $349
  • 10$400 to $449
  • 23$500 to $549
  • 5$550 to $599
  • 56$600 to $649
  • 58$650 to $699
  • 15$700 to $749
  • 21$750 to $799
  • 56$800 to $899
  • 36$900 to $999
  • 19$1,000 to $1,249
  • 5$1,250 to $1,499
  • 62No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 361995 to March 2000
  • 41990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 101975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 41965 to 1969
  • 44Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Swanton population
Swanton commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 94
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 175
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 193
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 149
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 93
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 40
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 48
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 12
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 66
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 170
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 60
  • 90 or more minutes: 21
Swanton, VT Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 70.6%
Number of people working at home: 37 (3.2% of all workers)

Swanton mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 779 (67%)
  • Carpooled: 253 (22%)
  • Walked: 76 (7%)
  • Other means: 13 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 37 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 French (except Basque): 453
 United States or American: 300
 French Canadian: 296
 Other groups: 175
 Irish: 166
 English: 153
 German: 62
 Italian: 57
 Swiss: 53
 Norwegian: 28
 Scotch-Irish: 28
 Canadian: 26
 Dutch: 16
 Scottish: 16
 Russian: 13
 Danish: 6
 Polish: 5
 Swedish: 5
 Icelander: 4
 British: 4
 Finnish: 4
 European: 3

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

  • 79%Canada
  • 17%Other Northern Europe
  • 4%Vietnam

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

  • This state: 1,921
  • Northeast: 396
  • Midwest: 37
  • South: 54
  • West: 22

60% of Swanton residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 64% lived in Vermont.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 4
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 71
  • 9th grade: 29
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 19
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 9
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 329
  • Less than 1 year of college: 44
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 63
  • Associate degree: 63
  • Bachelor's degree: 66
  • Master's degree: 12
  • Professional school degree: 19
  • Doctorate degree: 9

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 9
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 18
  • 7th and 8th grade: 57
  • 9th grade: 22
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 391
  • Less than 1 year of college: 69
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 62
  • Associate degree: 82
  • Bachelor's degree: 60
  • Master's degree: 25
  • Professional school degree: 25
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.9%Males
  • 10.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 14.9%Males
  • 16.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 31.3%Females
Swanton marital status for males
Swanton marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 615
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 148
  • 3 or 4: 97
  • 5 to 9: 52
  • 10 to 19: 33
  • Mobile homes: 108
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 3

Median worth of mobile homes: $38,670

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 21 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Swanton:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 49.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.2%Utility gas
  • 5.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.7%Wood
  • 1.2%Electricity

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 52.4%Utility gas
  • 31.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 10.9%Electricity
  • 4.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

1.3%
Vermont:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

2.3%
Vermont:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 14
Here:

30.4%
Vermont:

37.7%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)