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Data & Information Resources

Information is empowering. CRS, along with our partner organizations, maintains online resources with detailed information for and about Vermont communities.

Vermont State Data Center go to Vermont Census Data

The U.S. Census Bureau's Vermont State Data Center is located within the Center for Rural Studies. The state data center is a source for a wide range of population, housing, government and economic indicators.

Vermont Housing Data go to Vermont Housing Data

Access to comprehensive data on general housing and special needs housing for all of Vermont's towns, villages, counties, as well as the Burlington area. Created and maintained in partnership with the Vermont Housing Finance Agency.

Vermont School Report go to Vermont school report

Annual reports on Vermont's public schools produced by the Vermont Department of Education.

Vermont Health and Recreation Resources go to Vermont Health and Rec Resources

This website presents and compares the data from each town and city that responded to a 2005 survey of health and recreation. Created and maintained in partnership with the Vermont Department of Health.
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Vermont's Data Landscape go to the Vermont Data Bank

Vermont's Data Landscape is a searchable list of non-profit and public sector entities involved in producing, aggregating or analyzing Vermont-centric data or that are engaged in data advocacy efforts in Vermont.

Vermont Town Profiles go to VT Profiles

This site contains profiles of Vermont towns that CRS has been involved with over the years. Profiles contain historical, natural resource, social, demographic and other qualitative information. This compliments that updated information available through Vermont Indicators. Created and maintained by the Center for Rural Studies.

Vermont Data and Info Links Clearinghouse go to info for Vermont Municipal Officials

We can't fit everything here, so this page includes links to numerous additional cross-sector resources useful for those seeking to learn more about Vermont.

Gazetteer of Vermont Places Go to the Gazetteer of Vermont Places

Every location has its own set of informal names in relation to specific places. This site chronicles defines those informally named places in Vermont and also lists fictitious references to places in Vermont from books, poems, and film. Created and maintained by the Center for Rural Studies.

Vermont Tourism Research Center Vermont Tourism Research Center

The Vermont Tourism Research Center is involved in a range of research and outreach projects that promote the positive impacts of tourism. Cutting edge and tailored services set us apart from others in the field and help our programs make real differences.