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Duxbury town, 2000

Population

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population1,28958,039608,827
   ...that is Under 18 Years of Age31213,636147,523
   ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over1177,46377,510
   ...that is Female61529,597310,490
   ...that is Male67428,442298,337
Median Age383838
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mile)308466
Absolute Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+313+3,111+46,060
Percent Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+32%+6%+8%

Race and Ethnicity

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Race: Alone or in combination with one or more
   ...White1,27557,070596,079
   ...Black or African American74184,492
   ...American Indian and Alaska Native76426,396
   ...Asian94546,622
   ...Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander014308
   ...Some Other Race32592,727
Ethnicity
   ...Hispanic or Latino (of any race)77325,504

Housing

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Total Households49823,659240,634
Average Household Size322
Total Housing Units56927,644294,382
   ...Owner Occupied41916,218169,784
   ...Renter Occupied797,44170,850
   ...Vacant713,98553,748
   ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use583,09843,060
Median Housing Unit Value$110,000$105,200$111,200
Median Monthly Ownership Cost
   ...with Mortgage1,0131,0081,021
   ...without Mortgage393390378
Median Gross Rent$550$519$553

Income

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Median Household Income$47,981$40,972$40,856
Median Family Income$57,574$51,075$48,625
Median Earnings$25,000$22,405$21,497
   ...Male$28,707$26,372$26,445
   ...Female$22,051$19,524$17,092

Employment

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Civilian Labor Force79032,850335,800
   ...Employed77032,000326,700
   ...Unemployed208509,100
   ...Unemployment Rate2%3%3%

Poverty

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered1,27955,829588,053
   ...in Poverty644,44255,506
        ...Under 5 Years Old23414,476
        ...5 to 11 Years Old26417,013
        ...12 to 17 Years Old53405,106
        ...18 to 64 Years Old432,65132,694
        ...65 to 74 Years Old72242,785
        ...75 Years Old and Over52453,432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered34515,147158,684
   ...in Poverty38299,925
   ...with Related Children Under 1836717,788

Transportation

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Total Households49823,659240,634
Number of Households with no Vehicles41,90916,461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household222
Total Workers 16 Years of Age and Over73030,881311,839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone562223
   ...who Carpooled to Work1063,87237,191
   ...who Worked at Home471,81717,651
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation101242,208
   ...who Worked Outside Town or City of Residence65921,294202,707
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes)252222

Educational Enrollment

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 3 Years and Over 1,24556,217588,931
   ...Enrolled in preprimary school 601,39617,256
        ...Public school481,01212,265
        ...Private school123844,991
   ...Enrolled in elementary school 1426,72970,680
        ...Public school1426,36465,574
        ...Private school03655,106
   ...Enrolled in high school 673,39335,902
        ...Public school613,14332,174
        ...Private school62503,728
   ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate) 433,09233,168
        ...Public school361,17620,669
        ...Private school71,91612,499
   ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school125017,150
        ...Public school32643,684
        ...Private school92373,466
   ...Not enrolled in school92141,106424,775

Educational Attainment

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 25 Years and Older90839,167404,223
   ... Less than 9th Grade Education421,75720,769
   ... 9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma672,78334,127
   ... High School or Equivalency27912,353130,804
   ... Some College, no Degree1476,50368,440
   ... Associate's Degree723,15731,058
   ... Bachelor's Degree2027,78974,124
   ... Graduate or Professional Degree994,82544,901
   ...Percent high school graduate or higher88%88%86%
   ...Percent bachelor's degree or higher33%32%29%

Natural Resources

Duxbury townWashington CountyVermont
Area of Land, Acres27,469440,9605,920,640
Area of Water, Acres1025,500261,200