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     Population
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2010   3389   28936   625741
 ...that is Under 18 Years of Age   744   6049   129233
 ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over   484   4276   91078
 ...that is Female   1707   14515   317535
 ...that is Male   1682   14421   308206
Median Age, 2000   36   39   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   80   41   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   602   602   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   0   646   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   386   2077   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   14%   8%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   179   990   23071
Annual Births, 2006   32   279   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   30   225   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   3005   26627   574842
  ...Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   918   8576   227850
        ...in Different Town or City five years ago   918   8419   199432
            ...in Different County five years ago   622   4958   105857
                ...in Different State five years ago   130   2512   69748
 ...Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   0   148   7393
 ...Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   38   -69   2254

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Total Population, 2000
 ...(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   25   165   5504
 ...that is White Only   3171   27666   589208
 ...that is Black / African American Only   2   68   3063
 ...that is Asian Only   4   99   5217
 ...that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   9   76   2420
 ...that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   0   10   141
 ...that is Some Other Race Only   8   38   1443
 ...that is Multi-Racial   31   269   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  ...of White Racial Background   3202   27923   596079
  ...of Black / African American Racial Background   5   100   4492
  ...of Asian Racial Background   11   152   6622
  ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   21   224   6396
  ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   4   16   308
  ...of Some Other Racial Background   15   88   2727
Native to US, 2000   3162   27724   585582
 ...Native to Vermont   2483   13154   330528
 ...Native to Other State   647   14355   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   63   502   23245
 ...Entered Area within previous five years   3   130   8217

     Civics & Planning
  Williamstown
Year Town Incorporated or Chartered 1781
Type of Entity Municipality - Town
County Orange County
Regional Planning Commission Central Vermont Regional Planning Commission
Incorporated Villages --
Municipal Plan Yes
  ...approved by Regional Planning Commission Yes
Zoning Ordinance No
Subdivision Ordinance No
Development Review Board No
Development Category 2 - New Growth Town

     Housing
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   1248   10936   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   3   3   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   890   7614   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   1318   13386   294382
  ...Owner Occupied   1025   8559   169784
  ...Renter Occupied   223   2377   70850
  ...Vacant   70   2450   53748
        ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   33   1850   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $88200   $98600   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  ...with Mortgage   $920   $879   $1021
 ...without Mortgage   $314   $339   $378
  ...as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   21%   20%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $450   $511   $553
  ...as a % of Household Income, 1999   20%   23%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  ...Heated with Utility Gas   0   69   29234
 ...Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   168   1878   34715
 ...Heated with Electricity   49   218   11363
 ...Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   819   6617   141041
 ...Heated with Coal / Coke   5   14   427
 ...Heated with Wood   202   2084   22616
 ...Heated with Solar Energy   0   6   90
 ...Heated with Other Type of Fuel   5   12   817
 ...That Are not Heated   0   38   331
Extended Orange County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

     Economy
Williamstown
 
Orange County
 
Vermont
 
Median Household Income, 1999   38929   39855   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   45859   45771   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   17720   18784   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   50262   52158   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   21087   22582   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   33801   32012   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   21377   21231   21497
  ...Male   25384   25485   26445
  ...Female   18231   17393   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   9320201   --   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   1880   16400   355400
   ...Employed   1770   15650   338500
   ...Unemployed   110   750   16900
   ...Unemployment Rate   6   4   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   3203   27538   588053
   ...in Poverty, 1999   257   2513   55506
     ...under 5 years old   24   178   4476
     ...5 to 11 years old   35   371   7013
     ...12 to 17 years old   30   291   5106
     ...18 to 64 years old   159   1364   32694
     ...65 to 74 years old   5   130   2785
     ...75 Years and Over   4   179   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   911   7704   158684
   ...in Poverty, 1999   54   467   9925
     ...with Related Children Under 18, 1999   46   373   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   50   373   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   23   154   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   236   2025   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   114   944   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   1256   10979   240744
  ...with Public Assistance Income, 1999   64   479   11610

     Transportation
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   2   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   18   209   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   51   736   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   11   222   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   18   230   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   365   3276   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   592   4939   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   230   2186   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   61   535   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   1716   14424   311839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone   1362   10752   234388
   ...who Carpooled to Work   173   1903   37191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation   0   43   2208
   ...who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   2   136
   ...who Commuted via Bicycle   0   13   977
   ...who Walked to Work   28   569   17554
   ...who Commuted via Another Means   4   111   1734
   ...who worked at Home   149   1031   17651
   ...who worked outside town or city of residence   1363   10170   202707
   ...who worked outside county of residence   1243   7690   66901
   ...who worked outside Vermont   30   2823   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   37475   339330   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   24   25   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   5   51   3260
   ...Involving Fatalities   1   3   83
   ...Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   3   35   1661
   ...Involving Property Damage Only   1   13   1514

     Education
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   3081   27341   588931
  ...Enrolled in preprimary school
      ...Public School   60   592   12265
      ...Private School   4   231   4991
  ...Enrolled in elementary school
      ...Public School   366   3145   65574
      ...Private School   32   354   5106
  ...Enrolled in high school
      ...Public School   188   1623   32174
      ...Private School   12   172   3728
  ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      ...Public School   55   881   20669
      ...Private School   18   174   12499
  ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      ...Public School   3   69   3684
      ...Private School   4   108   3466
  ...Not enrolled in school   2339   19992   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   2384   20997   461248
  ...Less than 9th Grade Education   133   1057   21253
  ...9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   312   2393   43325
  ...High School or Equivalency   1127   7912   147980
  ...Some College, no Degree   375   3382   90833
  ...Associateís Degree   175   1618   33510
  ...Bachelorís Degree   190   2853   79255
  ...Graduate or Professional Degree   72   1782   45092
Williamstown # School Report Data, 2008

 Property Taxation
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Municipal Tax Rate (plus LAR & Highway) (per $100), fiscal year 2009   0.6613   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Homesteads (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.2479   --   --
Educational Tax Rate for Non-Residential (per $100), fiscal year 2009   1.457   --   --
Common Level of Appraisal Ratio, fiscal year 2010   0.8612   --   --
Extended Property Valuation Data

     Public Safety
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Total Instances of Crime, 2008   95   736   30033
  ...Against People   13   104   3623
  ...Against Property   76   595   23506
  ...Against Society   6   37   2904

     Natural Resources
Williamstown   Orange County  Vermont 
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   25715   440960   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   102   4000   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   1102   21305   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   4%   --   --
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   0   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   580   9663   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