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Fayston town, 2000

Population

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population1,14158,039608,827
   ...that is Under 18 Years of Age26013,636147,523
   ...that is 65 Years of Age and Over1107,46377,510
   ...that is Female56229,597310,490
   ...that is Male57928,442298,337
Median Age393838
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mile)318466
Absolute Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+295+3,111+46,060
Percent Population Change, decennial, 1990-2000+35%+6%+8%

Race and Ethnicity

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Race: Alone or in combination with one or more
   ...White1,13257,070596,079
   ...Black or African American134184,492
   ...American Indian and Alaska Native66426,396
   ...Asian14546,622
   ...Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander014308
   ...Some Other Race12592,727
Ethnicity
   ...Hispanic or Latino (of any race)117325,504

Housing

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Total Households48423,659240,634
Average Household Size222
Total Housing Units90027,644294,382
   ...Owner Occupied38416,218169,784
   ...Renter Occupied1007,44170,850
   ...Vacant4163,98553,748
   ...for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use4013,09843,060
Median Housing Unit Value$149,800$105,200$111,200
Median Monthly Ownership Cost
   ...with Mortgage1,0861,0081,021
   ...without Mortgage393390378
Median Gross Rent$727$519$553

Income

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Median Household Income$53,472$40,972$40,856
Median Family Income$60,938$51,075$48,625
Median Earnings$25,021$22,405$21,497
   ...Male$30,524$26,372$26,445
   ...Female$20,200$19,524$17,092

Employment

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Civilian Labor Force69032,850335,800
   ...Employed68032,000326,700
   ...Unemployed108509,100
   ...Unemployment Rate2%3%3%

Poverty

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered1,13855,829588,053
   ...in Poverty634,44255,506
        ...Under 5 Years Old63414,476
        ...5 to 11 Years Old06417,013
        ...12 to 17 Years Old53405,106
        ...18 to 64 Years Old462,65132,694
        ...65 to 74 Years Old02242,785
        ...75 Years Old and Over62453,432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered30715,147158,684
   ...in Poverty98299,925
   ...with Related Children Under 1896717,788

Transportation

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Number of Households with no Vehicles131,90916,461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household222
Total Workers 16 Years of Age and Over67030,881311,839
   ...who Drove to Work Alone502223
   ...who Carpooled to Work533,87237,191
   ...who Commuted via Public Transportation21242,208
   ...who Worked at Home751,81717,651
   ...who Worked Outside Town or City of Residence51021,294202,707
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes)252222

Educational Enrollment

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 3 Years and Over 1,09856,217588,931
   ...Enrolled in preprimary school 361,39617,256
        ...Public school171,01212,265
        ...Private school193844,991
   ...Enrolled in elementary school 1096,72970,680
        ...Public school1096,36465,574
        ...Private school03655,106
   ...Enrolled in high school 673,39335,902
        ...Public school553,14332,174
        ...Private school122503,728
   ...Enrolled in college (undergraduate) 253,09233,168
        ...Public school181,17620,669
        ...Private school71,91612,499
   ...Enrolled in graduate or professional school125017,150
        ...Public school92643,684
        ...Private school32373,466
   ...Not enrolled in school84941,106424,775

Educational Attainment

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Total Population 25 Years and Older81739,167404,223
   ... Less than 9th Grade Education61,75720,769
   ... 9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma192,78334,127
   ... High School or Equivalency13812,353130,804
   ... Some College, no Degree1676,50368,440
   ... Associate's Degree653,15731,058
   ... Bachelor's Degree3157,78974,124
   ... Graduate or Professional Degree1074,82544,901
   ...Percent high school graduate or higher96%88%86%
   ...Percent bachelor's degree or higher51%32%29%

Natural Resources

Fayston townWashington CountyVermont
Area of Land, Acres23,360440,9605,920,640
Area of Water, Acres05,500261,200