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     Population
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   2887   59534   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   568   12320   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   681   8617   91078
 ...that is Female   1539   30122   317535
 ...that is Male   1348   29412   308206
Estimated Population, 2008   2822   58829   621270
Total Population, 2000   2864   58039   608827
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   673   13636   147523
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   484   7463   77510
 ...that is Female   1499   29597   310490
 ...that is Male   1365   28442   298337
Median Age, 2000   41   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   79   84   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   567   28310   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   136   2117   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   303   3111   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   12%   6%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   -230   1655   23071
Annual Births, 2006   19   580   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   39   476   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   2688   54914   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   910   21517   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   910   18124   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   296   9623   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   162   6000   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   3   720   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   116   509   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   19   732   5504
 ...that is White Only   2773   56326   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   5   274   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   15   330   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   7   175   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   7   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   1   152   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   63   775   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   2834   57070   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   11   418   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   31   454   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   49   642   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   0   14   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   3   259   2727
Native to US, 2000   2798   55924   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   2042   33942   330528
 ...Native to Other State   723   21395   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   38   2115   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   5   708   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Berlin
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1763
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
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 2 - New Growth Town

     Housing
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   1109   23659   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   774   15053   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   1172   27644   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   893   16218   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   216   7441   70850
  ...Vacant   63   3985   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   30   3098   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $95000   $105200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $954   $1008   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $363   $390   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   19%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $504   $519   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   24%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   4   292   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   116   4419   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   25   1643   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   871   14874   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   0   46   427
 ...Heated with Wood   90   2275   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   7   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   0   78   817
 ...That Are not Heated   0   25   331
Extended Washington County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Berlin
 
Washington County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   42014   40972   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   52895   51075   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   20312   21113   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   58508   59463   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   24960   24827   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   39248   39492   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   23630   22405   21497
  ...Male   27441   26372   26445
  ...Female   20041   19524   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   56058806   363836711   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   1670   34450   355400
   ...Employed   1490   32450   338500
   ...Unemployed   180   1650   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   11   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   2698   55829   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   191   4442   55506
     ...under 5 years old   25   341   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   33   641   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   7   340   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   99   2651   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   14   224   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   13   245   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   780   15147   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   47   829   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   37   671   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   27   947   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   13   379   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   110   3535   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   64   1869   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   1115   23654   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   54   1246   11610

     Transportation
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   20   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   14   207   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   37   726   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   7   155   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   26   192   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   3   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   352   8238   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   467   10185   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   203   3327   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   84   1909   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   1   1
Total workers 16 years of age and over, 2000   1436   30881   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   1140   22885   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   162   3872   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   4   124   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   4   26   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   74   977
   ...who Walked to Work   27   1927   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   9   156   1734
   ...who worked at Home   90   1817   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   1072   21294   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   204   5536   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   12   645   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   28575   632830   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   21   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   61   321   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   1   7   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   39   182   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   21   132   1514

     Education
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   2745   56217   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   29   1012   12265
      ...Private School   12   384   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   292   6364   65574
      ...Private School   22   365   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   223   3143   32174
      ...Private School   4   250   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   38   1176   20669
      ...Private School   16   1916   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   14   264   3684
      ...Private School   4   237   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   2091   41106   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   2146   44406   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   117   1781   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   261   3547   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   807   14233   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   422   8428   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   170   3372   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   229   8192   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   140   4853   45092
Berlin # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.3924   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.1462   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.201   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   1.0451   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   75   2290   30033
  ...Against People   20   245   3623
  ...Against Property   39   1906   23506
  ...Against Society   16   139   2904

     Natural Resources
Berlin   Washington County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   23341   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   294   5500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   1596   68303   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   7%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   6428   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   233   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