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     Population
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   1998   6970   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   424   1417   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   276   979   91078
 ...that is Female   1002   3492   317535
 ...that is Male   996   3478   308206
Median Age, 2000   38   40   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   67   84   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   0   0   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   0   0   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   590   1583   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   43%   30%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   71   302   23071
Annual Births, 2006   18   55   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   22   64   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   1820   6515   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   683   2439   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   626   2382   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   414   1637   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   104   535   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   14   93   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   38   440   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   4   29   5504
 ...that is White Only   1887   6722   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   0   10   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   3   16   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   38   60   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   3   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   0   2   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   24   88   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   1911   6810   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   3   15   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   4   22   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   54   128   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   1   7   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   3   8   2727
Native to US, 2000   1874   6610   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   1402   4383   330528
 ...Native to Other State   456   2158   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   78   291   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   12   55   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Alburgh
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1781
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Grand Isle County
Regional Planning Commission Northwest Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages Alburg Village
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance Yes
Subdivision Ordinance No
Development Review Board No
Development Category 3 - Outlying Town

     Housing
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   791   2761   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   529   1954   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   1259   4663   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   633   2247   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   158   514   70850
  ...Vacant   468   1902   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   407   1731   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $84900   $126000   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $811   $1022   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $326   $398   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   21%   21%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $600   $619   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   29%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   9   27   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   134   576   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   34   114   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   564   1840   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   0   2   427
 ...Heated with Wood   48   195   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   2   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   2   5   817
 ...That Are not Heated   0   0   331
Extended Grand Isle County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Alburgh
 
Grand Isle County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   33148   43033   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   39783   48878   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   16285   22207   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   42502   60928   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   20230   26024   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   26788   28038   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   21277   23171   21497
  ...Male   24816   27877   26445
  ...Female   17906   19750   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   3857031   --   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   1030   4250   355400
   ...Employed   930   3900   338500
   ...Unemployed   100   250   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   9   6   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1940   6866   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   249   525   55506
     ...under 5 years old   20   40   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   34   59   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   36   58   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   121   301   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   21   42   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   17   25   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   530   1961   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   57   116   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   44   79   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   69   119   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   27   49   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   260   508   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   117   222   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   796   2776   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   55   104   11610

     Transportation
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   11   45   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   31   83   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   2   3   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   18   45   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   276   765   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   325   1274   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   145   598   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   45   124   16461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household, 2000   2   2   2
   ...in owner-occupied housing units   2   2   2
   ...in renter-occupied housing units   1   2   1
Total workers 16 years of age and over, 2000   879   3466   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   633   2559   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   134   571   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   0   8   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   1   1   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   3   977
   ...who Walked to Work   31   81   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   15   40   1734
   ...who worked at Home   65   203   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   617   2655   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   546   2363   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   100   219   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   29995   108860   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   37   33   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   7   16   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   --   1   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   4   9   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   3   6   1514

     Education
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   1861   6665   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   59   162   12265
      ...Private School   5   50   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   215   772   65574
      ...Private School   9   41   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   118   395   32174
      ...Private School   0   17   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   21   113   20669
      ...Private School   2   43   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   0   18   3684
      ...Private School   3   18   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   1429   5036   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   1452   5181   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   167   317   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   249   555   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   555   1756   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   233   914   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   86   412   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   100   756   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   62   471   45092
Alburgh# School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.6922   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.7979   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   2.1131   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.6079   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   112   245   30033
  ...Against People   8   21   3623
  ...Against Property   91   201   23506
  ...Against Society   13   23   2904

     Natural Resources
Alburgh  Grand Isle County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   18752   53120   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   12480   69800   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   2748   5254   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   9%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   0   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   1785   2904   378563

     Forestry & Agriculture
   
2007 Census of Agriculture
Census of Agriculture Website
...Vermont State and County Data Tables
Vermont Forest Resource Harvest Reports
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Data tables derived from Vermont Indicators Online