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     Population
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   9052   59534   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   1994   12320   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   1394   8617   91078
 ...that is Female   4739   30122   317535
 ...that is Male   4313   29412   308206
Estimated Population, 2008   8837   58829   621270
Total Population, 2000   9291   58039   608827
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   2082   13636   147523
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   1685   7463   77510
 ...that is Female   4983   29597   310490
 ...that is Male   4308   28442   298337
Median Age, 2000   38   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   2309   84   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   9291   28310   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   266   2117   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   -191   3111   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   -2%   6%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   169   1655   23071
Annual Births, 2006   139   580   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   112   476   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   8730   54914   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   4041   21517   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   2265   18124   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   1442   9623   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   754   6000   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   204   720   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   -1373   509   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   156   732   5504
 ...that is White Only   9049   56326   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   45   274   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   48   330   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   35   175   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   1   7   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   30   152   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   83   775   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   9130   57070   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   61   418   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   53   454   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   75   642   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   1   14   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   58   259   2727
Native to US, 2000   8678   55924   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   6320   33942   330528
 ...Native to Other State   2248   21395   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   613   2115   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   234   708   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Barre City
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1894
Type of Entity Municipality - City
County Washington County
Regional Planning Commission Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages --
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance Yes
Subdivision Ordinance Yes
Development Review Board Yes
Development Category 1 - Traditional Center

     Housing
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   4220   23659   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   2253   15053   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   4477   27644   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   1933   16218   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   2287   7441   70850
  ...Vacant   257   3985   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   26   3098   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $87900   $105200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $912   $1008   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $394   $390   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   21%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $473   $519   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   26%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   84   292   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   544   4419   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   505   1643   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   2941   14874   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   0   46   427
 ...Heated with Wood   102   2275   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   7   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   31   78   817
 ...That Are not Heated   13   25   331
Extended Washington County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Barre City
 
Washington County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   30393   40972   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   42660   51075   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   18724   21113   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   41309   59463   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   19759   24827   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   35518   39492   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   21942   22405   21497
  ...Male   26385   26372   26445
  ...Female   19156   19524   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   105691163   363836711   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   4720   34450   355400
   ...Employed   4400   32450   338500
   ...Unemployed   320   1650   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   7   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   9022   55829   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   1175   4442   55506
     ...under 5 years old   73   341   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   193   641   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   105   340   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   622   2651   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   85   224   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   97   245   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   2306   15147   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   229   829   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   185   671   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   413   947   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   157   379   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   1340   3535   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   725   1869   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   4229   23654   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   443   1246   11610

     Transportation
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   6   20   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   4   207   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   38   726   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   155   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   2   192   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   3   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   1716   8238   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   1449   10185   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   251   3327   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   804   1909   16461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household, 2000   1   2   2
   ...in owner-occupied housing units   2   2   2
   ...in renter-occupied housing units   1   1   1
Total workers 16 years of age and over, 2000   4464   30881   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   3295   22885   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   686   3872   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   30   124   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   10   26   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   6   74   977
   ...who Walked to Work   252   1927   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   20   156   1734
   ...who worked at Home   165   1817   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   2978   21294   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   616   5536   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   73   645   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   79165   632830   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   18   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   108   321   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   --   7   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   47   182   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   61   132   1514

     Education
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   8967   56217   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   147   1012   12265
      ...Private School   63   384   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   973   6364   65574
      ...Private School   40   365   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   441   3143   32174
      ...Private School   11   250   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   191   1176   20669
      ...Private School   159   1916   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   27   264   3684
      ...Private School   0   237   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   6915   41106   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   7217   44406   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   551   1781   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   745   3547   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   3015   14233   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   1193   8428   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   538   3372   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   875   8192   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   300   4853   45092
Barre City # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.4055   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.0341   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.418   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.9184   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   444   2290   30033
  ...Against People   62   245   3623
  ...Against Property   354   1906   23506
  ...Against Society   28   139   2904

     Natural Resources
Barre City   Washington County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   2573   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   0   5500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   2   68303   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   0%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   6428   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   47608   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