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     Population
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   4054   61642   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   746   11882   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   997   10257   91078
 ...that is Female   2135   31257   317535
 ...that is Male   1919   30385   308206
Estimated Population, 2008   4076   63331   621270
Total Population, 2000   4038   63400   608827
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   892   14739   147523
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   758   9480   77510
 ...that is Female   2132   32568   310490
 ...that is Male   1906   30832   298337
Median Age, 2000   45   39   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   210   68   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   1140   24433   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   57   2012   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   257   1258   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   7%   2%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   -46   1002   23071
Annual Births, 2006   21   593   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   42   632   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   3873   60188   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   1272   22570   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   1272   18297   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   397   8034   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   290   5623   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   18   276   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   460   -1073   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   30   442   5504
 ...that is White Only   3984   62214   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   15   209   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   13   245   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   2   144   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   16   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   5   107   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   19   465   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   4000   62641   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   19   304   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   18   320   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   7   400   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   0   27   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   13   191   2727
Native to US, 2000   3922   62153   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   2574   39263   330528
 ...Native to Other State   1339   22569   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   116   1247   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   20   253   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Rutland Town
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1761
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Rutland County
Regional Planning Commission Rutland Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages --
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance No
Subdivision Ordinance Yes
Development Review Board No
Development Category 2 - New Growth Town

     Housing
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   1691   25678   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   1166   16740   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   1761   32311   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   1305   17901   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   386   7777   70850
  ...Vacant   70   6633   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   26   5293   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $135700   $97200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $1129   $942   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $368   $373   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   20%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $534   $517   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   25%   27%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   7   158   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   129   3064   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   64   1137   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   1408   19271   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   0   57   427
 ...Heated with Wood   77   1846   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   2   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   6   62   817
 ...That Are not Heated   0   81   331
Extended Rutland County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Rutland Town
 
Rutland County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   44420   36743   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   55134   44742   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   24400   18874   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   71174   53585   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   28604   22815   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   32723   35202   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   24298   20784   21497
  ...Male   30740   25788   26445
  ...Female   18733   16007   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   134381943   559134704   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   2350   35500   355400
   ...Employed   2290   33050   338500
   ...Unemployed   60   2000   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   3   6   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   3973   61399   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   255   6715   55506
     ...under 5 years old   26   556   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   27   911   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   26   539   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   122   3926   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   11   344   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   43   439   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1167   16830   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   57   1190   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   41   968   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   15   1524   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   8   641   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   37   5895   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   16   3022   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   1689   25686   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   48   1443   11610

     Transportation
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   16   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   15   306   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   31   752   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   2   125   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   11   233   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   2   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   1   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   594   9245   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   767   10492   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   245   3907   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   85   2034   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   2103   31048   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   1770   24181   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   160   3463   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   11   183   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   11   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   2   51   977
   ...who Walked to Work   34   1484   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   31   199   1734
   ...who worked at Home   95   1476   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   1401   19554   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   91   4216   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   29   1140   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   33585   609905   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   17   21   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   3   207   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   --   8   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   2   107   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   1   92   1514

     Education
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   3950   61589   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   52   1421   12265
      ...Private School   26   378   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   461   6805   65574
      ...Private School   20   396   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   235   3491   32174
      ...Private School   17   248   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   79   1989   20669
      ...Private School   25   927   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   14   240   3684
      ...Private School   33   240   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   2988   45454   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   3135   48667   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   110   2390   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   223   5513   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   1014   17182   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   689   9788   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   251   3378   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   546   6974   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   302   3442   45092
Rutland Town # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.3742   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   2.1712   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   2.2655   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.5805   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   240   3330   30033
  ...Against People   12   363   3623
  ...Against Property   211   2671   23506
  ...Against Society   17   296   2904

     Natural Resources
Rutland Town   Rutland County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   12320   597120   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   32   12500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   14   134821   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   0%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   76279   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   29949   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