Johnson, Vermont

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Population in 2019: 1,507 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.1%
 
Males: 752  (50.0%)
Females: 755  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

21.7 years
Vermont median age:

42.8 years

Zip codes: 05656.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $33,765 (it was $23,846 in 2000)
Johnson:

$33,765
VT:

$63,001

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,524 (it was $11,651 in 2000)

Johnson village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $161,407 (it was $72,900 in 2000)
Johnson:

$161,407
VT:

$233,200

Median gross rent in 2019: $838.

March 2019 cost of living index in Johnson: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 30.4%
(32.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 46.7% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Johnson, VT (2019)
    • 1,30690.0%White alone
    • 392.7%Black alone
    • 392.7%Hispanic
    • 322.2%Two or more races
    • 261.8%American Indian alone
    • 141.0%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Vermont and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Johnson, Vermont as of August 05, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Johnson is 178 to 1.


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Ancestries: European (23.7%), American (14.4%), French Canadian (10.0%), Irish (8.5%), Italian (5.1%), English (3.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1894

Elevation: 516 feet

Land area: 1.22 square miles.

Population density: 1,238 people per square mile   (low).

Johnson, Vermont map

38 residents are foreign born (1.7% Asia, 0.6% Europe, 0.4% Latin America, 0.3% North America, 0.3% Africa).

This village:

2.6%
Vermont:

4.7%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Johnson village:

2.4% ($1,750)
Vermont:

2.0% ($2,196)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Manchester, NH (129.6 miles , pop. 107,006).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (178.9 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (269.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Hyde Park, VT (2.1 miles ),
Waterville, VT (2.5 miles ),
Morrisville, VT (2.6 miles ),
Morristown, VT (2.6 miles ),
Jeffersonville, VT (2.7 miles ),
Belvidere, VT (2.9 miles ),
Eden, VT (2.9 miles ),
Cambridge, VT (3.1 miles )

Latitude: 44.64 N, Longitude: 72.68 W

Area code: 802

Distribution of median household income in Johnson, VT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Johnson, VT in 2019
Johnson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.0%
Vermont:

2.8%
Most common industries in Johnson, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (26.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.0%)
  • Health care (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Construction (3.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (13.1%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (39.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (16.9%)
  • Health care (10.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (2.2%)
  • Personal & laundry services (1.9%)
Most common occupations in Johnson, VT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.9%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (6.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)

Average climate in Johnson, Vermont

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Johnson, Vermont environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 53.2. This is better than average.

City:

53.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.100. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.100
U.S.:

0.267
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.180
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.82. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.82
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Johnson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 ML, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 50.8 miles away from Johnson 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) earthquake occurred 52.1 miles away from Johnson center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 94.8 miles away from Johnson 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 95.2 miles away from Johnson center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 123.6 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 44.9 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 Lamoille County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 20, Storms: 19, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Johnson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Johnson:

  • ELMORE HOUSE AT COPLEY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • COPLEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • THE MANOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)
  • LAMOILLE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; MORRISVILLE, VT)

College/University in Johnson:

  • Johnson State College (Full-time enrollment: 1,361; Location: 337 College Hill; Public; Website: www.jsc.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Johnson:

  • Saint Michael's College (about 26 miles; Colchester, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,336)
  • Community College of Vermont (about 27 miles; Winooski, VT; FT enrollment: 3,394)
  • University of Vermont (about 28 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 11,566)
  • Champlain College (about 29 miles; Burlington, VT; FT enrollment: 2,623)
  • Norwich University (about 35 miles; Northfield, VT; FT enrollment: 4,221)
  • SUNY College at Plattsburgh (about 39 miles; Plattsburgh, NY; FT enrollment: 5,934)
  • Middlebury College (about 50 miles; Middlebury, VT; FT enrollment: 3,077)

Public elementary/middle school in Johnson:

See full list of schools located in Johnson

Library in Johnson:

  • JOHNSON PUBLIC (Operating income: $74,162; Location: 7 LIBRARY DR.; 8,599 books; 421 audio materials; 153 video materials; 33 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Johnson: Vermont Studio School Lecture Hall (A), John Dewey Library (B), Johnson Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Johnson Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Johnson include: United Church of Johnson (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Masonic Temple (C), Saint Johns Catholic Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Lamoille View Cemetery (1), Whitting Hill Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Gihon River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: High Alpine Downhill Adventures (Ski & Helicopter Tours; Rural Route 2 Box 1033).

Birthplace of: Julian Scott - Army Medal of Honor recipient.

Lamoille 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 Johnson and their reported violations in the past:

JOHNSON STATE COLLEGE (Address: 337 COLLEGE HILL , Population served: 1,476, Purch groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Public Education - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2013), St Intentional no-action (JAN-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013)
  • OCCT/SOWT Study/Recommendation - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-15-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2013), St Tech Assistance Visit (JAN-15-2013), St Other (JAN-15-2013), St Public Notif requested (JAN-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013)
  • Initial, Follow-up, or Routine Source Water M/R - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JAN-15-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013)
  • Lead Consumer Notice - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (JAN-16-2013), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-16-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation
JOHNSON VILLAGE WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-08-2008), St Tech Assistance Visit (DEC-08-2008), St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2008), St Other (DEC-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-15-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1997, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-01-1997), St Compliance achieved (APR-26-2011)
  • One regular monitoring violation
MAPLE WOODS CAMPGROUND (Address: 275 HILLTOP DR , Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Tech Assistance Visit (JUN-14-2012), St Formal NOV issued (JUN-14-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2012), St Boil Water Order (JUN-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-22-2012)
Average household size:
This village:

2.1 people
Vermont:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:

40.5%
Whole state:

62.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:

14.0%
Whole state:

9.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households
516 people in college/university student housing in 2010
6 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
423 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
7 people in homes for the mentally ill in 2000

Banks with branches in Johnson (2011 data):

  • Union Bank: Johnson Branch at Route 15 (Main Street), branch established on 1985/08/22. Info updated 2011/12/28: Bank assets: $551.8 mil, Deposits: $474.3 mil, headquarters in Morrisville, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Union Bankshares, Inc.
  • Merchants Bank: Johnson Branch at 103 Lower Main Street, branch established on 1915/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/09: Bank assets: $1,615.1 mil, Deposits: $1,179.4 mil, headquarters in Burlington, VT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 34 total offices, Holding Company: Merchants Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Johnson:

Marital status in Johnson, VT
  • Never married: 63.3%
  • Now married: 20.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 1.3%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Johnson:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 16.1%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Vermont average:

10.9

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Johnson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Johnson, VT (based on Lamoille County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,3397
Mainline Protestant1,00611
Evangelical Protestant9399
Other3444
None19,847-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 11
This county:

4.46 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Here:

3.24 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
This county:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 40
Here:

16.22 / 10,000 pop.
Vermont:

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

6.5%
State:

6.8%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

23.1%
Vermont:

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

13.8%
Vermont:

13.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Johnson:

57.1%
State:

52.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Johnson:

71.4%
State:

51.9%

Average BMI:
Here:

26.2
Vermont:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Johnson:

22.5%
Vermont:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.6%
Vermont:

8.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Johnson:

7.4
State:

6.9

Overweight people:
Johnson:

24.6%
Vermont:

34.9%

General health condition:
Here:

69.0%
State:

59.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Johnson:

87.1%
Vermont:

79.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Johnson, VT Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$26,295$78,8850$0
Streets and Highways 1$6,411$76,9320$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$304
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$2,010
Totals for Government 5$32,706$78,4942$2,314

Johnson government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,207,000 ($1464.50)
    Central Staff Services: $809,000 ($536.83)
    Financial Administration: $41,000 ($27.21)
    General - Other: $41,000 ($27.21)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $149,000 ($98.87)

Johnson government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $0 ($0.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $304,000 ($201.73)
  • Tax - Property: $2,710,000 ($1798.27)

7.51% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,615 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Vermont average:

5.96%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Chittenden County, VT  1.69% ($41,021 average AGI)
from Washington County, VT  0.84% ($84,642)
from Franklin County, VT  0.53% ($37,533)


7.10% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,461 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Vermont average:

6.30%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Chittenden County, VT  1.43% ($47,000 average AGI)
to Washington County, VT  0.87% ($43,806)
to Franklin County, VT  0.56% ($37,159)

Businesses in Johnson, VT

  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Johnson:

  • WCHP (760 AM; 35 kW; CHAMPLAIN, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN RADIO, INC.)
  • WDEV (550 AM; 5 kW; WATERBURY, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WVMT (620 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: SISON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WICY (1490 AM; 50 kW; MALONE, NY; Owner: CARTIER COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WVAA (1390 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, KDR, LLC)
  • WEAV (960 AM; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWK (1070 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WGY (810 AM; 50 kW; SCHENECTADY, NY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTWN (1100 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WELLS RIVER, VT; Owner: PUFFER 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Johnson:

  • 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)
  • WJSC-FM (90.7 FM; JOHNSON, VT; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES, VERMONT STATE COLLEGE)
  • WCVT (101.7 FM; STOWE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT CLASSICS, L.L.C.)
  • WNCS (104.7 FM; MONTPELIER, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDEV-FM (96.1 FM; WARREN, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WLVB (93.9 FM; MORRISVILLE, VT; Owner: RADIO VERMONT, INC.)
  • WGLY-FM (91.5 FM; BOLTON, VT; Owner: CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WLFE-FM (102.3 FM; ST. ALBANS, VT; Owner: CHAMPLAIN COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGMT (97.7 FM; LYNDON, VT; Owner: VERMONT BROADCAST ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WDOT (95.7 FM; DANVILLE, VT; Owner: MONTPELIER BROADCASTING INC)
  • WCEL (91.9 FM; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Owner: WAMC)
  • WPKQ (103.7 FM; NORTH CONWAY, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHOM (94.9 FM; MT. WASHINGTON, NH; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCPV (101.3 FM; ESSEX, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WEBK (105.3 FM; KILLINGTON, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJJR (98.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZRT (97.1 FM; RUTLAND, VT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WXZO (96.7 FM; WILLSBORO, NY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Johnson:

  • WVNY (Channel 22; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: C-22 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WCAX-TV (Channel 3; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: MT. MANSFIELD TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W54CV (Channel 54; BARRE, VT; Owner: NYN, LLC)
  • WETK (Channel 33; BURLINGTON, VT; Owner: VERMONT ETV, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Johnson: Julian A. Scott.

  • Johnson, Vermont
  • Fatal accident count24
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents40
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:12
  • Fatalities29
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents71
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents3
  • Vermont average
  • Fatal accident count1502
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2161
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons595
  • Fatalities1670
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents3576
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents112
See more detailed statistics of Johnson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 92ft / 28.0mTotal length
  • $5,179,000Total costs
  • 35,380Total average daily traffic
  • 2,296Total average daily truck traffic
  • 47,725Total future (year 2018) average daily traffic
New bridges in Johnson, VT - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 1Before 1900
  • 41920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 41980-1989
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Johnson, VT

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Pearl St Town Garage (Lat: 44.646444 Lon: -72.678444), Call Sign: KIA728,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.895 MHz, Grant Date: 03/27/2012, Expiration Date: 05/15/2022, Registrant: Town Of Johnson, 293 Lower Main St W, Johnson, VT 05656, Phone: (802) 635-2611, Fax: (802) 635-2393, Email:
  • Rt 15 .7 Mi S (Lat: 44.624500 Lon: -72.678167), Call Sign: KCG915, Licensee ID: L00093718,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0800 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/1996, Expiration Date: 09/22/2001, Cancellation Date: 02/24/2002, Registrant: A G Anderson Company Inc, Waterbury, VT 05676
  • Rt 15 1.1 Mi S Int Rt 15 & 100 (Lat: 44.621444 Lon: -72.670111), Call Sign: WNFH310, Licensee ID: L00045545,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/1995, Expiration Date: 12/13/2000, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2001, Registrant: Pike Industries Inc, Tilton, NH 03276-2000, Phone: (802) 635-7529
  • Rt 15 1.1 Mi S Int Rt 15 & 100 (Lat: 44.621444 Lon: -72.670111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35 m, Call Sign: WPSQ304,
    Assigned Frequencies: 43.0600 MHz, Grant Date: 07/09/2001, Expiration Date: 07/09/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2011, Certifier: Nancy M Barker, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street, Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Citizens Road (Lat: 44.925889 Lon: -72.179000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQCB449,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.665 MHz, Grant Date: 01/29/2015, Expiration Date: 01/24/2025, Registrant: Burlington Communications, 4735 Williston Rd, Ste 30, Williston, VT 05495, Phone: (802) 862-7092, Email:
  • Lat: 44.636917 Lon: -72.674722, Call Sign: WQTF692,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.362 MHz, 467.362 MHz, 467.437 MHz, Grant Date: 01/24/2014, Expiration Date: 01/24/2024, Certifier: David Manning, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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  • 2.8 Km North Of Johnson (Lat: 44.681167 Lon: -72.671778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: KDS417,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.030 MHz, Grant Date: 04/02/2019, Expiration Date: 04/01/2029, Certifier: Gerald W Blanchard, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G Street Nw, Suite 500 West, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4100, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KA1KHK, Licensee ID: L00661444, Grant Date: 06/12/2013, Expiration Date: 06/22/2023, Registrant: Edward C Matteson, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: KA1RSP, Licensee ID: L00343860, Grant Date: 02/17/1999, Expiration Date: 02/17/2009, Cancellation Date: 02/18/2011, Registrant: Stephen C Jesso, 600 Hoag Rd, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: N1TJF, Licensee ID: L00155272, Grant Date: 08/18/2014, Expiration Date: 08/23/2024, Certifier: James D Smith, Registrant: James D Smith, Pinecroft 806 Rt 15w, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: N1ZEP, Grant Date: 05/14/1997, Expiration Date: 05/14/2007, Cancellation Date: 05/15/2009, Registrant: Christopher M Jones, Rd 2 Box 775, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: WA1ELD, Licensee ID: L00924036, Grant Date: 11/14/2014, Expiration Date: 12/20/2024, Certifier: William F Vanat Sr, Registrant: William F Vanat Sr, 31 Mountain View Park Loop, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: K2DIO, Previous Call Sign: N0ETL, Licensee ID: L00204359, Grant Date: 06/19/2020, Expiration Date: 06/19/2030, Certifier: Diana J G Osborn, Registrant: Diana J G Osborn, Johnson, VT 05656
  • Call Sign: KJ6QOF, Licensee ID: L01656440, Grant Date: 08/17/2011, Expiration Date: 08/17/2021, Certifier: Steven R Dee, Registrant: Steven R Dee, 823 Fox Lot Rd, Johnson, VT 05656

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65S (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3316N, N3316N, N-3316N, Serial Number: 22515, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 11/22/2013
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dennis R Bender, 110 Whiteface Mtn Dr, Johnson, VT 05656, Other Owners: Sandra M Bender
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172R (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4190P, N4190P, N-4190P, Serial Number: 17280620, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 12/21/1998, Certificate Issue Date: 05/03/2016
    Registrant (Individual): George S Chaleff, 499 Melody Ln, Johnson, VT 05656

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 31 took place in 2012, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Johnson, VT When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (61.6%), and Outside Fires (23.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Johnson, VT
    • 14161.6%Structure Fires
    • 5423.6%Outside Fires
    • 208.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 146.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Johnson, VT
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Johnson, VT
  • 66.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 19.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 14.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Johnson, VT
  • 36.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 17.3%Electricity
  • 14.9%Wood
  • 3.9%No fuel used
  • 2.1%Utility gas


Johnson compared to Vermont state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Johnson on our top lists:

  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) (population 1,000+)"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Obama (Democrat) in the 2012 Presidential Election"
There are 5 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2021.