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Berlin town, 2000

Population

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population2,86458,039608,827
   ...that is Under 18 Years of Age67313,636147,523
   ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over4847,46377,510
   ...that is Female1,49929,597310,490
   ...that is Male1,36528,442298,337
Median Age413838
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mile)798466
Absolute Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+303+3,111+46,060
Percent Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+12%+6%+8%

Race and Ethnicity

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Race: Alone or in combination with one or more
   ...White2,83457,070596,079
   ...Black or African American114184,492
   ...American Indian and Alaska Native496426,396
   ...Asian314546,622
   ...Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander014308
   ...Some Other Race32592,727
Ethnicity
   ...Hispanic or Latino (of any race)197325,504

Housing

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Total Households1,10923,659240,634
Average Household Size222
Total Housing Units1,17227,644294,382
   ...Owner Occupied89316,218169,784
   ...Renter Occupied2167,44170,850
   ...Vacant633,98553,748
   ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use303,09843,060
Median Housing Unit Value$95,000$105,200$111,200
Median Monthly Ownership Cost
   ...with Mortgage9541,0081,021
   ...without Mortgage363390378
Median Gross Rent$504$519$553

Income

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Median Household Income$42,014$40,972$40,856
Median Family Income$52,895$51,075$48,625
Median Earnings$23,630$22,405$21,497
   ...Male$27,441$26,372$26,445
   ...Female$20,041$19,524$17,092

Employment

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Civilian Labor Force1,55032,850335,800
   ...Employed1,52032,000326,700
   ...Unemployed308509,100
   ...Unemployment Rate2%3%3%

Poverty

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered2,69855,829588,053
   ...in Poverty1914,44255,506
        ...Under 5 Years Old253414,476
        ...5 to 11 Years Old336417,013
        ...12 to 17 Years Old73405,106
        ...18 to 64 Years Old992,65132,694
        ...65 to 74 Years Old142242,785
        ...75 Years Old and Over132453,432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered78015,147158,684
   ...in Poverty478299,925
   ...with Related Children Under 18376717,788

Transportation

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Total Households1,10923,659240,634
Number of Households with no Vehicles841,90916,461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household222
Total Workers 16 Years of Age and Over1,43630,881311,839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone112223
   ...who Carpooled to Work1623,87237,191
   ...who Worked at Home901,81717,651
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation41242,208
   ...who Worked Outside Town or City of Residence1,07221,294202,707
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes)212222

Educational Enrollment

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 3 Years and Over 2,74556,217588,931
   ...Enrolled in preprimary school 411,39617,256
        ...Public school291,01212,265
        ...Private school123844,991
   ...Enrolled in elementary school 3146,72970,680
        ...Public school2926,36465,574
        ...Private school223655,106
   ...Enrolled in high school 2273,39335,902
        ...Public school2233,14332,174
        ...Private school42503,728
   ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate) 543,09233,168
        ...Public school381,17620,669
        ...Private school161,91612,499
   ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school185017,150
        ...Public school142643,684
        ...Private school42373,466
   ...Not enrolled in school2,09141,106424,775

Educational Attainment

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 25 Years and Older1,97439,167404,223
   ... Less than 9th Grade Education1171,75720,769
   ... 9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma1992,78334,127
   ... High School or Equivalency74112,353130,804
   ... Some College, no Degree3976,50368,440
   ... Associate's Degree1653,15731,058
   ... Bachelor's Degree2157,78974,124
   ... Graduate or Professional Degree1404,82544,901
   ...Percent high school graduate or higher84%88%86%
   ...Percent bachelor's degree or higher18%32%29%

Natural Resources

Berlin townWashington CountyVermont
Area of Land, Acres23,341440,9605,920,640
Area of Water, Acres2945,500261,200