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     Population
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   5064   59534   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   1104   12320   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   613   8617   91078
 ...that is Female   2537   30122   317535
 ...that is Male   2527   29412   308206
Median Age, 2000   38   38   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   102   84   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   2728   28310   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   50   2117   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   326   3111   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   7%   6%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   361   1655   23071
Annual Births, 2006   55   580   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   36   476   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   4605   54914   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   1758   21517   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   1544   18124   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   936   9623   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   438   6000   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   87   720   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   -33   509   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   33   732   5504
 ...that is White Only   4807   56326   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   13   274   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   32   330   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   6   175   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   7   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   13   152   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   44   775   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   4851   57070   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   22   418   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   39   454   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   34   642   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   1   14   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   15   259   2727
Native to US, 2000   4755   55924   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   2877   33942   330528
 ...Native to Other State   1835   21395   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   160   2115   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   39   708   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Waterbury
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1763
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Washington County
Regional Planning Commission Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages Waterbury Village
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance Yes
Subdivision Ordinance No
Development Review Board No
Development Category 1 - Traditional Center

     Housing
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   2011   23659   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   2   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   1321   15053   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   2106   27644   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   1408   16218   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   603   7441   70850
  ...Vacant   95   3985   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   59   3098   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $130700   $105200   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $1148   $1008   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $393   $390   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   19%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $580   $519   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   23%   25%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   42   292   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   660   4419   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   118   1643   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   1070   14874   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   1   46   427
 ...Heated with Wood   95   2275   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   7   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   25   78   817
 ...That Are not Heated   0   25   331
Extended Washington County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Waterbury
 
Washington County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   44940   40972   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   60547   51075   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   25858   21113   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   68812   59463   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   28085   24827   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   43805   39492   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   25445   22405   21497
  ...Male   30475   26372   26445
  ...Female   21378   19524   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   30433548   363836711   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   3540   34450   355400
   ...Employed   3380   32450   338500
   ...Unemployed   150   1650   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   4   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   4865   55829   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   298   4442   55506
     ...under 5 years old   27   341   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   36   641   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   23   340   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   187   2651   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   12   224   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   13   245   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1332   15147   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   43   829   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   32   671   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   51   947   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   21   379   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   239   3535   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   123   1869   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   2007   23654   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   109   1246   11610

     Transportation
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   1   20   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   8   207   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   40   726   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   6   155   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   18   192   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   3   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   607   8238   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   939   10185   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   323   3327   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   142   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   2750   30881   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   2105   22885   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   353   3872   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   8   124   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   26   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   74   977
   ...who Walked to Work   116   1927   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   11   156   1734
   ...who worked at Home   157   1817   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   1806   21294   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   1025   5536   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   29   645   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   65415   632830   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   25   22   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   17   321   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   1   7   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   13   182   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   3   132   1514

     Education
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   4741   56217   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   139   1012   12265
      ...Private School   34   384   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   544   6364   65574
      ...Private School   49   365   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   194   3143   32174
      ...Private School   45   250   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   100   1176   20669
      ...Private School   31   1916   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   45   264   3684
      ...Private School   16   237   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   3544   41106   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   3682   44406   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   134   1781   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   329   3547   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   958   14233   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   589   8428   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   331   3372   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   900   8192   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   441   4853   45092
Waterbury # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.2916   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.0758   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.2091   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   1.0309   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   154   2290   30033
  ...Against People   18   245   3623
  ...Against Property   123   1906   23506
  ...Against Society   13   139   2904

     Natural Resources
Waterbury   Washington County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   30867   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   973   5500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   12869   68303   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   40%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   6428   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   13078   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