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     Population
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   7603   31227   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   1644   6793   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   1270   4793   91078
 ...that is Female   3835   15718   317535
 ...that is Male   3768   15509   308206
Estimated Population, 2008   7421   30470   621270
Total Population, 2000   7571   29702   608827
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   1729   7509   147523
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   1401   4272   77510
 ...that is Female   3907   15036   310490
 ...that is Male   3664   14666   298337
Median Age, 2000   39   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   206   46   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   4601   7459   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   379   958   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   -37   1856   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   0%   7%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   -13   682   23071
Annual Births, 2006   102   347   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   78   252   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   7174   28062   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   3040   10516   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   2127   9387   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   1220   4852   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   640   2702   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   49   173   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   326   347   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   89   201   5504
 ...that is White Only   7303   28954   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   39   87   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   47   111   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   50   163   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   2   3   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   17   67   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   113   317   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   7414   29263   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   56   134   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   51   146   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   140   395   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   2   11   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   25   95   2727
Native to US, 2000   7262   28957   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   4663   17676   330528
 ...Native to Other State   2528   11087   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   309   745   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   149   256   8217

     Civics & Planning
  St. Johnsbury
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1786
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Caledonia County
Regional Planning Commission Northeastern Vermont Development Association
Incorporated Villages --
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance Yes
Subdivision Ordinance Yes
Development Review Board No
Development Category 1 - Traditional Center

     Housing
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   3197   11663   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   1917   7901   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   3482   14504   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   1802   8499   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   1395   3164   70850
  ...Vacant   285   2841   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   39   2004   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $81100   $85900   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $879   $829   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $342   $326   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   21%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $409   $428   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   28%   26%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   39   96   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   446   1678   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   118   311   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   2367   7813   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   0   30   427
 ...Heated with Wood   196   1671   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   5   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   26   43   817
 ...That Are not Heated   5   16   331
Extended Caledonia County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
St. Johnsbury
 
Caledonia County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   29269   34800   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   41961   42215   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   16807   16976   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   43801   45223   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   20054   20050   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   35812   33145   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   18172   19039   21497
  ...Male   21993   23515   26445
  ...Female   13770   15133   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   67600954   130967578   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   3940   16950   355400
   ...Employed   3750   15450   338500
   ...Unemployed   180   900   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   5   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   7200   28716   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   1060   3536   55506
     ...under 5 years old   126   330   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   150   530   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   125   440   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   541   1827   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   25   156   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   93   253   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1947   7932   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   234   713   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   211   580   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   248   600   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   103   256   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   1077   3110   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   551   1470   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   3208   11651   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   369   871   11610

     Transportation
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   5   8   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   11   191   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   81   701   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   2   156   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   29   215   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   1332   3966   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   950   4697   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   421   2035   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   494   965   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   3498   14262   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   2603   10794   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   429   1734   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   13   26   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   3   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   6   12   977
   ...who Walked to Work   313   715   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   0   35   1734
   ...who worked at Home   134   943   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   1817   9196   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   660   3591   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   338   1237   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   58995   295920   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   18   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   26   99   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   1   2   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   17   51   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   8   46   1514

     Education
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   7306   28705   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   173   720   12265
      ...Private School   41   130   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   657   3220   65574
      ...Private School   119   324   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   239   1291   32174
      ...Private School   262   717   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   234   1057   20669
      ...Private School   85   373   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   12   99   3684
      ...Private School   6   55   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   5478   20719   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   5816   22163   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   503   1428   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   788   2604   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   2175   8253   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   934   4033   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   357   1333   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   704   2975   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   355   1537   45092
St. Johnsbury # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.1059   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.7776   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.99   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.6375   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   491   1088   30033
  ...Against People   64   152   3623
  ...Against Property   357   816   23506
  ...Against Society   70   120   2904

     Natural Resources
St. Johnsbury   Caledonia County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   23475   416640   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   64   7400   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   112   53862   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   0%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   0   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   42961   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