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     Population
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   1588   59534   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   393   12320   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   216   8617   91078
 ...that is Female   797   30122   317535
 ...that is Male   791   29412   308206
Median Age, 2000   38   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   35   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   165   3111   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   12%   6%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   114   1655   23071
Annual Births, 2006   14   580   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   4   476   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   1392   54914   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   453   21517   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   427   18124   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   156   9623   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   78   6000   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   2   720   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   -60   509   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   10   732   5504
 ...that is White Only   1449   56326   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   11   274   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   6   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   3   152   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   25   775   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   1474   57070   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   13   418   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   9   454   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   18   642   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   0   14   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   7   259   2727
Native to US, 2000   1457   55924   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   838   33942   330528
 ...Native to Other State   613   21395   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   39   2115   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   5   708   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Marshfield
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1782
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Washington County
Regional Planning Commission Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages Marshfield Village
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance Yes
Subdivision Ordinance Yes
Development Review Board No
Development Category 3 - Outlying Town

     Housing
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   575   23659   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   3   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   417   15053   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   686   27644   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   464   16218   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   111   7441   70850
  ...Vacant   111   3985   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   63   3098   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $92100   $105200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $760   $1008   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $270   $390   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   17%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $546   $519   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   29%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   3   292   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   109   4419   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   0   1643   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   314   14874   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   10   46   427
 ...Heated with Wood   135   2275   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   7   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   0   78   817
 ...That Are not Heated   4   25   331
Extended Washington County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Marshfield
 
Washington County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   40603   40972   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   44063   51075   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   18649   21113   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   50962   59463   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   21562   24827   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   28459   39492   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   22620   22405   21497
  ...Male   24948   26372   26445
  ...Female   20481   19524   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   750365   363836711   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   890   34450   355400
   ...Employed   850   32450   338500
   ...Unemployed   40   1650   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   4   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1480   55829   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   135   4442   55506
     ...under 5 years old   7   341   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   30   641   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   20   340   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   70   2651   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   0   224   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   8   245   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   410   15147   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   33   829   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   29   671   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   23   947   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   8   379   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   85   3535   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   41   1869   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   572   23654   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   23   1246   11610

     Transportation
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   20   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   6   207   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   40   726   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   7   155   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   13   192   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   3   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   189   8238   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   279   10185   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   101   3327   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   6   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   772   30881   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   573   22885   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   78   3872   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   4   124   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   26   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   74   977
   ...who Walked to Work   27   1927   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   4   156   1734
   ...who worked at Home   86   1817   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   579   21294   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   86   5536   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   11   645   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   18545   632830   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   27   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   4   321   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   --   7   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   3   182   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   1   132   1514

     Education
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   1440   56217   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   13   1012   12265
      ...Private School   13   384   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   218   6364   65574
      ...Private School   4   365   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   83   3143   32174
      ...Private School   5   250   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   20   1176   20669
      ...Private School   11   1916   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   10   264   3684
      ...Private School   2   237   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   1061   41106   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   1075   44406   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   45   1781   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   69   3547   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   423   14233   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   155   8428   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   50   3372   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   186   8192   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   147   4853   45092
Marshfield # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.576   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.2376   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.493   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.8616   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   33   2290   30033
  ...Against People   5   245   3623
  ...Against Property   27   1906   23506
  ...Against Society   1   139   2904

     Natural Resources
Marshfield   Washington County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   27590   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   179   5500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   5032   68303   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   18%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   6428   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   3762   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