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     Population
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   1353   59534   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   282   12320   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   177   8617   91078
 ...that is Female   672   30122   317535
 ...that is Male   681   29412   308206
Median Age, 2000   39   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   31   84   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   0   28310   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   0   2117   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   295   3111   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   35%   6%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   76   1655   23071
Annual Births, 2006   9   580   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   7   476   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   1071   54914   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   445   21517   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   445   18124   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   207   9623   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   147   6000   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   3   720   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   226   509   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   11   732   5504
 ...that is White Only   1121   56326   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   6   274   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   1   330   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   2   175   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   7   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   0   152   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   11   775   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   1132   57070   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   13   418   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   1   454   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   6   642   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   0   14   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   1   259   2727
Native to US, 2000   1090   55924   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   362   33942   330528
 ...Native to Other State   715   21395   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   51   2115   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   4   708   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Fayston
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1782
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 No
Development Category 4 - Resort Town

     Housing
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   484   23659   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   312   15053   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   900   27644   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   384   16218   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   100   7441   70850
  ...Vacant   416   3985   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   401   3098   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $149800   $105200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $1086   $1008   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $393   $390   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   20%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $727   $519   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   22%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   2   292   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   250   4419   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   20   1643   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   142   14874   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   2   46   427
 ...Heated with Wood   68   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
Fayston
 
Washington County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   53472   40972   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   60938   51075   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   28196   21113   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   72376   59463   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   29818   24827   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   32614   39492   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   25021   22405   21497
  ...Male   30524   26372   26445
  ...Female   20200   19524   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   2138778   363836711   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   810   34450   355400
   ...Employed   800   32450   338500
   ...Unemployed   10   1650   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   2   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1138   55829   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   63   4442   55506
     ...under 5 years old   6   341   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   0   641   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   5   340   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   46   2651   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   0   224   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   6   245   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   307   15147   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   9   829   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   9   671   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   --   947   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   --   379   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   --   3535   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   --   1869   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   484   23654   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   13   1246   11610

     Transportation
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   20   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   6   207   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   28   726   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   6   155   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   6   192   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   3   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   146   8238   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   256   10185   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   69   3327   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   13   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   2   1   1
Total workers 16 years of age and over, 2000   670   30881   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   504   22885   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   53   3872   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   2   124   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   26   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   74   977
   ...who Walked to Work   23   1927   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   13   156   1734
   ...who worked at Home   75   1817   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   510   21294   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   137   5536   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   32   645   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   14790   632830   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   25   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   2   321   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   1   7   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   1   182   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   --   132   1514

     Education
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   1098   56217   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   17   1012   12265
      ...Private School   19   384   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   109   6364   65574
      ...Private School   0   365   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   55   3143   32174
      ...Private School   12   250   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   18   1176   20669
      ...Private School   7   1916   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   9   264   3684
      ...Private School   3   237   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   849   41106   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   883   44406   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   8   1781   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   35   3547   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   160   14233   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   180   8428   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   65   3372   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   328   8192   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   107   4853   45092
Fayston # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.28   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.728   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.7829   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.7214   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   22   2290   30033
  ...Against People   2   245   3623
  ...Against Property   20   1906   23506
  ...Against Society     139   2904

     Natural Resources
Fayston   Washington County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   23360   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   0   5500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   4228   68303   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   18%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   36   6428   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   2999   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