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Orleans County, Vermont (VT)

County population in 2019: 26,887 (15% urban, 85% rural); it was 26,277 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,280
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,273
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 7,736
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,767 (it was 2,710 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

29%

Land area: 698 sq. mi.

Water area: 23.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 39 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Orleans County: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (17.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (13.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 47%
  • Government: 5%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 41%
  • Unpaid family work: 7%
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  • Races in Orleans County, VT (2019)
    • 25,46694.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 6592.4%Two or more races
    • 4171.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1590.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1540.6%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 620.2%Asian alone
    • 340.1%Some other race alone
    • 90.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Vermont median age:

42.8 years
Males: 13,558  (50.4%)
Females: 13,329  (49.6%)
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Average household size:
Orleans County:

2.0 people
Vermont:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,983 ($31,084 in 1999)
This county:

$49,983
Vermont:

$63,001

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $673 (lower quartile is $523, upper quartile is $785)
This county:

$673
State:

$884


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $165,913 (it was $82,400 in 2000)
Orleans:

$165,913
Vermont:

$233,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $104,976 - $247,437

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $222,792
Here:

$222,792
State:

$280,244

Townhouses or other attached units: $249,777
Here:

$249,777
State:

$268,006

In 2-unit structures: $128,561
Here:

$128,561
State:

$259,382

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $177,651
Here:

$177,651
State:

$253,694

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $185,483
Here:

$185,483
State:

$235,156

Mobile homes: $75,933
Here:

$75,933
State:

$89,986

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,265
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $551

Institutionalized population: 679

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 3
  • Auto thefts: 0
Orleans County, VT map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 59 buildings, average cost: $76,900
  • 1998: 71 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 1999: 69 buildings, average cost: $86,100
  • 2000: 77 buildings, average cost: $88,700
  • 2001: 77 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2002: 133 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2003: 116 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2004: 177 buildings, average cost: $124,800
  • 2005: 149 buildings, average cost: $134,400
  • 2006: 109 buildings, average cost: $134,100
  • 2007: 85 buildings, average cost: $140,600
  • 2008: 57 buildings, average cost: $141,700
  • 2009: 57 buildings, average cost: $150,300
  • 2010: 49 buildings, average cost: $133,600
  • 2011: 40 buildings, average cost: $144,000
  • 2012: 38 buildings, average cost: $152,800
  • 2013: 38 buildings, average cost: $180,500
  • 2014: 36 buildings, average cost: $167,000
  • 2015: 34 buildings, average cost: $175,400
  • 2016: 30 buildings, average cost: $158,800
  • 2017: 42 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2018: 41 buildings, average cost: $162,400
  • 2019: 31 buildings, average cost: $167,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Orleans, VT residents
Average permit cost in Orleans, VT
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,978 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,731 (1.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Orleans, VT in 2019
Distribution of house value in Orleans, VT in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Orleans, VT in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.2%
Orleans County:

12.2%
Vermont:

10.2%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.2% for Black residents, 9.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 5.8% for American Indian residents, 17.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 45.7 years old
(Males: 44.4 years old, Females: 47.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.7 years old, Black residents: 32.5 years old, American Indian residents: 42.7 years old, Asian residents: 43.1 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 30.9 years old, Other race residents: 44.7 years old)

Area name: Orleans County, VT
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Orleans County is $462 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $516 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $652 a month.

Cities in this county include: Newport, Derby, Troy, Craftsbury, Irasburg, Coventry, Glover, Charleston, Brownington, Orleans.

Orleans 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: Harney County, Oregon , Gallatin County, Montana , Franklin County, New York , Kewaunee County, Wisconsin , La Crosse County, Wisconsin , Jones County, South Dakota , Sweet Grass County, Montana , Rusk County, Wisconsin .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Vermont:

2.8%

Unemployment by year in Orleans, VT
County total employment by year in Orleans, VT
County average yearly wages by year in Orleans, VT

Current college students: 811
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,082 (58.3% naturalized citizens)

Orleans County:

4.0%
Whole state:

4.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1492010 or later
  • 1062000 to 2009
  • 2121990 to 1999
  • 1211980 to 1989
  • 1341970 to 1979
  • 979Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.5%

Orleans County marital status for males Orleans County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,459
  • One, attached: 350
  • Two: 752
  • 3 or 4: 690
  • 5 to 9: 489
  • 10 to 19: 169
  • 20 to 49: 82
  • 50 or more: 23
  • Mobile homes: 1,643

Housing units in Orleans County with a mortgage: 4,992 (86 second mortgage, 630 home equity loan, 52 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,361

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

61.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Orleans County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,31212
Mainline Protestant1,48523
Evangelical Protestant82214
Other3234
None19,289-
Orleans 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: 14
Orleans County:

5.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.84 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This 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.
Vermont:

6.40 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 22
This county:

8.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

11.52 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Orleans County:

7.0%
Vermont:

6.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Orleans County:

24.8%
State:

22.3%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.8%
State:

13.3%

Agriculture in Orleans County:

Average size of farms: 227 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $98,354
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $60.37
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.83%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 94.34%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $88,335
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 40.65%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $84,936
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.42%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 30.31
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 56.87%
Corn for grain: 170 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 28 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Earthquake activity:

Orleans County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Vermont state average. It is 77% 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 76.3 miles away from Orleans 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) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from the county center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 121.7 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 97.9 miles away from the county center
On 10/16/2012 at 23:12:25, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, Depth: 10.0 mi) earthquake occurred 115.9 miles away from Orleans County 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 41.4 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:

  • Vermont Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4532, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Vermont Severe Storm And Flooding, Incident Period: October 31, 2019 - November 1, 2019, FEMA Id: 4474, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Vermont Severe Storm And Flooding, Incident Period: May 4, 2018 - May 5, 2018, FEMA Id: 4380, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Vermont Severe Storm And Flooding, Incident Period: October 29, 2017 - October 30, 2017, FEMA Id: 4356, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Vermont Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 09, 2014 to December 13, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4207: February 03, 2015, FEMA Id: 4207, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Vermont Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2014 to April 18, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4178: June 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 4178, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Vermont Severe Winter Storms, Incident Period: December 20, 2013 to December 27, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4163: January 29, 2014, FEMA Id: 4163, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Vermont Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 25, 2013 to July 11, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4140: August 02, 2013, FEMA Id: 4140, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Vermont Severe Storm, Tornado, and Flooding, Incident Period: May 29, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4066: June 22, 2012, FEMA Id: 4066, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Vermont Tropical Storm Irene, Incident Period: August 27, 2011 to September 02, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4022: September 01, 2011, FEMA Id: 4022, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Orleans County (23) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 14, Tropical Storms: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Orleans

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,273 (76.6%)
  • Carpooled: 1,166 (9.6%)
  • Bus: 111 (0.9%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 13 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 86 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.1%)
  • Walked: 490 (4.0%)
  • Worked at home: 983 (8.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Canada (59%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Ecuador (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (3%)
  • Romania (2%)
  • Ethiopia (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Orleans County


  • American (20%)
  • French Canadian (19%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • French (except Basque) (6%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • German (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 347 people in nursing homes
  • 286 people in state prisons
  • 44 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 19 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 413 people in state prisons
  • 266 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 81 people in college/university student housing
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 6 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,727.

4.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.41%
Vermont average:

5.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.25% relocated from other counties in Vermont ($21,288 average AGI)
2.16% relocated from other states ($25,647 average AGI)
Orleans County:

2.16%
Vermont average:

3.41%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Caledonia County, VT  0.54% ($39,476 average AGI)
from Lamoille County, VT  0.41% ($26,596)
from Chittenden County, VT  0.35% ($50,250)
from Washington County, VT  0.21% ($56,583)
from Franklin County, VT  0.21% ($33,417)


4.94% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($45,562 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
Vermont average:

6.30%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.19% relocated to other counties in Vermont ($13,463 average AGI)
2.75% relocated to other states ($32,101 average AGI)
Orleans County:

2.75%
Vermont average:

3.76%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Caledonia County, VT  0.65% ($22,579 average AGI)
to Chittenden County, VT  0.33% ($44,026)
to Lamoille County, VT  0.30% ($24,000)
to Essex County, VT  0.21% ($33,360)
to Franklin County, VT  0.21% ($34,250)
to Washington County, VT  0.18% ($43,286)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4

Births per 1000 population in Orleans County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Orleans County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 1.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Orleans County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 1.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Orleans County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Orleans County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Orleans County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Orleans County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Orleans County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Orleans County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 5,471 (4,375 aged, 1,096 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 463 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Orleans County, Vermont in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (457)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (352)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (293)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (264)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (220)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (188)
  • Unspecified dementia (122)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (22)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (11)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.65
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,347
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 175
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 40,293

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,122
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,111
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 33

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 20
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 65

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 170.5. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 149.2
  • Other - 21.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 26,887
  • Male householders: 5,961 (1,923 living alone), Female householders: 5,945 (1,764 living alone)
  • 5,556 spouses (5,464 opposite-sex spouses), 1,049 unmarried partners, (1,034 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,406 children (5,916 natural, 226 adopted, 253 stepchildren), 288 grandchildren, 171 brothers or sisters, 87 parents, 27 foster children, 154 other relatives, 392 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 870

Size of family households: 3,969 2-persons, 1,774 3-persons, 1,080 4-persons, 453 5-persons, 96 6-persons, 154 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,666 1-person, 655 2-persons, 55 3-persons, 6 4-persons, 16 5-persons.

2,960 married couples with children.
1,684 single-parent households (613 men, 1,071 women).

94.4% of residents of Orleans speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (96% speak English very well, 2% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).
4.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (78% speak English very well, 22% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $283,389,000 ($10,353 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $114,385,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $70,690,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $29,051,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,657,000
Federal grants: $51,850,000
Federal procurement contracts: $115,218,000 ($110,862,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $13,924,000 ($489,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $2,300,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $7,722,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,508,000

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

Births: 1,454
Here:

53 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,360
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +68
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,232
Here:

+45 per 1000 residents
State:

+6 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Orleans County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.92 millions of gallons per day (77% from ground, 23% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.8

Year house built in Orleans County, Vermont
  • Year house built in Orleans County, Vermont
  • 4092014 or later
  • 4842010 to 2013
  • 2,3502000 to 2009
  • 2,1291990 to 1999
  • 2,1551980 to 1989
  • 2,4931970 to 1979
  • 1,4661960 to 1969
  • 9711950 to 1959
  • 6081940 to 1949
  • 4,6491939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Orleans County, Vermont
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Orleans County, Vermont
  • 531 room
  • 922 rooms
  • 4353 rooms
  • 1,1544 rooms
  • 2,0055 rooms
  • 1,9346 rooms
  • 1,2497 rooms
  • 1,0478 rooms
  • 1,3829+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
  • 1571 room
  • 1242 rooms
  • 6213 rooms
  • 4984 rooms
  • 4965 rooms
  • 2856 rooms
  • 1377 rooms
  • 768 rooms
  • 1659+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Orleans County, Vermont
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Orleans County, Vermont
  • 59no bedroom
  • 4631 bedroom
  • 2,3352 bedrooms
  • 4,2663 bedrooms
  • 1,7184 bedrooms
  • 4845+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Orleans County, Vermont
  • 166no bedroom
  • 6981 bedroom
  • 7962 bedrooms
  • 7103 bedrooms
  • 984 bedrooms
  • 705+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Orleans County, Vermont in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Orleans County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Orleans County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 234no vehicle
  • 2,9131 vehicle
  • 4,2102 vehicles
  • 1,3073 vehicles
  • 4514 vehicles
  • 1995+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Orleans County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Orleans County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 634no vehicle
  • 1,3381 vehicle
  • 4852 vehicles
  • 1233 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 165+ vehicles

89.9% of Orleans County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Vermont.

Orleans County:

89.9%
State average:

86.7%

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

  • This state: 16,930
  • Other state: 8,481
  • Northeast: 6,121
  • Midwest: 509
  • South: 1,055
  • West: 815
Year householders moved into unit in Orleans County, VT
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Orleans County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 49.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 32.1%Wood
  • 14.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Utility gas
  • 0.7%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 18.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.3%Wood
  • 4.2%Electricity
  • 2.1%Coal or coke
  • 1.8%Other fuel
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

6.0%
Vermont:

6.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 125
Here:

10.3%
Vermont:

10.8%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 175
Here:

22.0%
Vermont:

29.7%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Orleans County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $639,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,589,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $178,000
    Central Staff Services: $55,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $37,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $46,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $26,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $64,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $665,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $926,000

Orleans County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $639,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,589,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $178,000
    Central Staff Services: $55,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $37,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $46,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $26,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $64,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $665,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $926,000

Orleans County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $639,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,589,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $178,000
    Central Staff Services: $55,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $37,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $46,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $26,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $64,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $665,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $926,000

Orleans County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $639,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,589,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $178,000
    Central Staff Services: $55,000
    Financial Administration: $9,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $37,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $271,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $109,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $46,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $26,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $20,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $64,000
    Rents: $6,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000
  • Tax - Property: $665,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $926,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 984
  • Number of aged recipients: 84
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 900
  • Number of recipients under 18: 94
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 694
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 196
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 471
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 452
Most common first names in Orleans County, VT among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William10375.8 years
Robert9971.3 years
Mary9081.9 years
John8173.0 years
George7874.8 years
Charles7375.8 years
Harold6676.8 years
Alice6581.9 years
Joseph6376.5 years
Ruth6282.7 years
Most common last names in Orleans County, VT among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith9076.8 years
Brown5077.6 years
Davis3876.9 years
Mason3775.2 years
Wheeler3378.7 years
Stevens3177.1 years
Johnson3175.0 years
Roberts2775.3 years
Young2576.4 years
Willey2382.2 years
Businesses in Orleans County, VT
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
Advance Auto Parts1Rite Aid2
Circle K2Sears1
FedEx1Shaw's1
Ford1Subway2
GNC1The Room Place1
H&R Block1True Value3
Lane Furniture1U-Haul4
MasterBrand Cabinets2UPS1
Maurices1Wendy's1