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   (County: Bennington County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Dorset Town, Vermont give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Male:

Under 5 years : 67

5 to 9 years : 89

10 to 14 years : 45

15 to 17 years : 31

18 and 19 years : 13

20 years : 5

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 32

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 36

40 to 44 years : 48

45 to 49 years : 120

50 to 54 years : 109

55 to 59 years : 128

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 77

65 and 66 years : 27

67 to 69 years : 111

70 to 74 years : 6

75 to 79 years : 50

80 to 84 years : 6

85 years and over : 25

Female:

Under 5 years : 42

5 to 9 years : 27

10 to 14 years : 57

15 to 17 years : 64

18 and 19 years : 18

20 years : 7

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 16

25 to 29 years : 42

30 to 34 years : 7

35 to 39 years : 76

40 to 44 years : 88

45 to 49 years : 117

50 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 151

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 20

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 89

70 to 74 years : 13

75 to 79 years : 38

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 26


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 870

Multiple ancestry : 1,187

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 97


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,027

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 12

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 63

Not a U.S. citizen : 52


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Total:

Under 5 years : 109

5 to 17 years : 313

18 to 24 years : 74

25 to 34 years : 121

35 to 44 years : 248

45 to 54 years : 393

55 to 59 years : 279

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 97

65 to 74 years : 293

75 years and over : 199

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 86

5 to 17 years : 183

18 to 24 years : 74

25 to 34 years : 103

35 to 44 years : 41

45 to 54 years : 148

55 to 59 years : 85

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 81

75 years and over : 59

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 23

5 to 17 years : 122

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 18

35 to 44 years : 180

45 to 54 years : 200

55 to 59 years : 180

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 97

65 to 74 years : 206

75 years and over : 113

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 8

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 4

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 27

45 to 54 years : 41

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 6

75 years and over : 27


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 414

Female : 446

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 613

Female : 554

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 8

Foreign born:

Male : 50

Female : 65


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Born in state of residence : 860

Born in other state in the United States : 1,167

Native: born outside the United States : 12

Foreign born : 115


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 216

Now married, except separated : 337

Divorced : 51

Separated : 9

Widowed : 48

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 107

Now married, except separated : 754

Divorced : 124

Separated : 5

Widowed : 53

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 94

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 12


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Speak only English : 1,930

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 8

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 54

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

German:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 6


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Dorset Town, Vermont

  • English: 477   (19.5%)
  • Irish: 400   (16.4%)
  • German: 229   (9.4%)
  • Italian: 170   (7.0%)
  • United States Or American: 161   (6.6%)
  • Scottish: 157   (6.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 148   (6.1%)
  • Other Groups: 113   (4.6%)
  • Polish: 89   (3.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 78   (3.2%)
  • British: 74   (3.0%)
  • French Canadian: 54   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 50   (2.0%)
  • Norwegian: 38   (1.6%)
  • Russian: 33   (1.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 21   (0.9%)
  • European: 21   (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 16   (0.7%)
  • Lithuanian: 15   (0.6%)
  • Austrian: 11   (0.5%)
  • Welsh: 11   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 10   (0.4%)
  • Estonian: 10   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 8   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 6   (0.2%)
  • Slovak: 6   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.2%)
  • Latvian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Dorset Town, Vermont is 2,154



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Dorset Town, Vermont: 1,081
Female Population in Dorset Town, Vermont: 1,073


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Dorset Town, Vermont: 50.3
Median Female Resident Age in Dorset Town, Vermont: 48.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Vermont is 42


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Dorset Town, Vermont


White


Both sexes

51.2

Male

50.7

Female

51.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

18.5

Male

13.5

Female

23.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

27.5

Male

37.5

Female

17.5

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

45.5

Female

43.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

10.5

Male

10.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.5

Male

13.5

Female

25.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.8

Male

34.5

Female

45.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.3

Male

50.8

Female

51.7


(updated 2010)



Races in Dorset Town, Vermont


  • White: 2,154
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Dorset Town, Vermont citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Dorset Town, Vermont

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (2.03%)
  • 9th Grade: 9   (1.22%)
  • 10th Grade: 4   (0.54%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (2.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 22   (2.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 165   (22.3%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (5.68%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 110   (14.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 30   (4.05%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 211   (28.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 67   (9.05%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (5.81%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.81%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (2.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (0.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 5   (0.67%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (0.93%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 17   (2.26%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 173   (23.04%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 24   (3.2%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 112   (14.91%)
  • Associate Degree: 55   (7.32%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 210   (27.96%)
  • Master's Degree: 100   (13.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 26   (3.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Schools (Private) In Dorset Town, Vermont

  • Long Trail School


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1045 Kirby Hollow Road, Dorset, VT 05251, Phone: (802) 867-5717, Students: 148 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Dorset Town, Vermont

  • Dorset Village Public


    Rte. 30 & Church St., Dorset, VT 05251

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Dorset Town, Vermont


  • Robert And Dietra Davis Museum


    Po Box 454, Dorset, VT 05251

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Dorset Town, Vermont affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Dorset Town, Vermont.

Area Features of Dorset Town, Vermont


Building


(1) Dorset Fire District 1   (2) Dorset Historical Society Building   (3) Dorset Historical Society Museum  

Cemetery


(1) Blackner-hazelton Cemetery   (2) Hazelton Cemetery   (3) Maple Hill Cemetery   (4) South Dorset Cemetery  

Census


(1) Dorset Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Town Of Dorset  

Forest


(1) Owls Head Municipal Forest   (2) Rupert State Forest  

Lake


(1) Prentiss Pond  

Park


(1) Kent Neighborhood Historic District  

Populated Place


(1) Dorset   (2) East Rupert   (3) South Dorset  

Post Office


(1) Dorset Post Office   (2) South Dorset Post Office  

School


(1) Dorset School   (2) Long Trail School  

Stream


(1) Daley Brook   (2) Gilbert Brook   (3) Goodman Brook   (4) Prentiss Brook  

Summit


(1) Dorset Hill   (2) Dorset Mountain   (3) Dorset Peak   (4) Mount Aeolus   (5) Netop Mountain   (6) Owls Head   (7) The Mettawee   (8) The Scallop  

Valley


(1) Dorset Hollow   (2) Kirby Hollow  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Dorset Town, Vermont

05251 (pop. 1,920)


Cities Nearby Dorset Town, Vermont

Manchester Center Cdp, VT  (pop. 2,275) 6.0 Miles
Manchester Town, VT  (pop. 4,283) 6.0 Miles
Rupert Town, VT  (pop. 962) 6.5 Miles
Manchester Village, VT  (pop. 536) 6.7 Miles
Mount Tabor Town, VT  (pop. 224) 7.0 Miles
Danby Town, VT  (pop. 1,412) 7.6 Miles
Peru Town, VT  (pop. 290) 8.2 Miles
Sandgate Town, VT  (pop. 294) 9.8 Miles
Winhall Town, VT  (pop. 450) 10.2 Miles
Landgrove Town, VT  (pop. 152) 10.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Dorset Town, Vermont

802



Elevation in Dorset Town, Vermont is 1,188.0 ft. (362.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Dorset Town, Vermont

Lat: 43.259147 N        Long: -73.059426 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Dorset Town, Vermont need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Vermont

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.27 8.50 6.62 12.13 0.00 8.28
  Total Electric Industry 9.27 8.50 6.62 12.13 0.00 8.28
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.53 8.92 7.02 13.42 0.00 8.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.53 8.92 7.02 13.42 0.00 8.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.56 9.24 7.30 12.88 0.00 8.83
  Total Electric Industry 9.56 9.24 7.30 12.88 0.00 8.83
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.84 9.31 7.50 13.50 0.00 9.04
  Total Electric Industry 9.84 9.31 7.50 13.50 0.00 9.04
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.96 9.42 7.50 14.88 0.00 9.13
  Total Electric Industry 9.96 9.42 7.50 14.88 0.00 9.13
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.52 9.80 7.56 14.03 0.00 9.46
  Total Electric Industry 10.52 9.80 7.56 14.03 0.00 9.46
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.99 10.14 7.58 12.96 0.00 9.74
  Total Electric Industry 10.99 10.14 7.58 12.96 0.00 9.74
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.45 10.33 7.44 9.56 0.00 9.89
  Total Electric Industry 11.45 10.33 7.44 9.56 0.00 9.89
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.61 10.12 7.27 8.91 0.00 9.83
  Total Electric Industry 11.61 10.12 7.27 8.91 0.00 9.83
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.17 10.67 7.35 13.32 0.00 10.28
  Total Electric Industry 12.17 10.67 7.35 13.32 0.00 10.28
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.30 10.61 7.31 12.20 0.00 10.27
  Total Electric Industry 12.30 10.61 7.31 12.20 0.00 10.27
2001              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 12.67 11.17 7.89 18.85 0.00 10.82
  Total Electric Industry 12.67 11.28 7.89 18.85 0.00 10.86
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 12.78 11.10 7.90 19.26 0.00 10.87
  Total Electric Industry 12.78 11.10 7.90 19.26 0.00 10.87
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 12.82 11.29 8.05 0.00 0.00 10.98
  Total Electric Industry 12.82 11.29 8.05 0.00 0.00 10.98
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 12.94 11.42 7.96 0.00 0.00 11.02
  Total Electric Industry 12.94 11.42 7.96 0.00 0.00 11.02
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 12.96 11.33 7.77 0.00 0.00 10.95
  Total Electric Industry 12.96 11.33 7.77 0.00 0.00 10.95
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 13.39 11.67 8.33 0.00 0.00 11.37
  Total Electric Industry 13.39 11.67 8.33 0.00 0.00 11.37

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Dorset Town, Vermont

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 17   (2.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 10   (1.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 33   (3.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 51   (6.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 123   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 202   (23.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 136   (16.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 92   (10.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 77   (9.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 4   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 64   (7.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 36   (4.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 701

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 55

In 3-person carpool : 33

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 45

Other means : 13

Worked at home : 127


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Less than 5 minutes : 64

5 to 9 minutes : 171

10 to 14 minutes : 134

15 to 19 minutes : 198

20 to 24 minutes : 77

25 to 29 minutes : 22

30 to 34 minutes : 54

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 46

45 to 59 minutes : 43

60 to 89 minutes : 22

90 or more minutes : 16


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

With Social Security income : 392

No Social Security income : 541


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

With retirement income : 149

No retirement income : 784


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Less than $10,000 : 11

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 9

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 51

$35,000 to $39,999 : 15

$40,000 to $44,999 : 25

$45,000 to $49,999 : 29

$50,000 to $59,999 : 45

$60,000 to $74,999 : 47

$75,000 to $99,999 : 117

$100,000 to $124,999 : 86

$125,000 to $149,999 : 51

$150,000 to $199,999 : 53

$200,000 or more : 67


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $80,792


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Dorset Town, Vermont

  • WMML (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WBTN (1370 AM; 1.0 kW; North Bennington, VT; Owner: Southern Vermont College)
  • WSYB (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; Rutland, VT; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WENU (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WWSC (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: Regional Radio Group, Llc)
  • WWSC (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: Regional Radio Group, Llc)
  • WCFR (1480 AM; 5.0 kW; Springfield, VT; Owner: Koor Communications, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Dorset Town, Vermont

  • WTHK (100.7 FM; Mount Snow, VT; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WEXP (101.5 FM; Castleton, VT; Owner: Nassau Broadcasting Iii, Llc)
  • WNYQ (101.7 FM; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WEQX (102.7 FM; Manchester, VT; Owner: Northshire Communications, Inc.)
  • WMNV (104.1 FM; Rupert, VT; Owner: Capital Media Corporation)
  • WFFG-FM (107.1 FM; Gansevoort, NY; Owner: 6 Johnson Road Licenses, Inc.)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; Castleton, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)
  • WRVT (88.7 FM; Castleton, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)
  • WSSK (89.7 FM; Gansevoort, NY; Owner: Sound Of Life, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Wardsboro, VT; Owner: Nehemiahs Neighbors)
  • WFTF (90.5 FM; Rutland, VT; Owner: Christian Radio Fellowship)
  • NEW (91.1 FM; Springfield, VT; Owner: Vinikoor Family Foundation, Inc.)
  • WNGN (91.9 FM; Argyle, NY; Owner: Northeast Gospel Broadcasting Inc)
  • WGFR (92.7 FM; Glens Falls, NY; Owner: Board Of Trustees Of Adirondack College)
  • WTSM (93.5 FM; Springfield, VT; Owner: Great Eastern Radio, Llc)
  • WNYV (94.1 FM; Fort Ann, NY; Owner: Pine Tree Broadcasting Company)
  • WBTN-FM (94.3 FM; Shaftsbury, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)
  • WVTQ (95.1 FM; Manchester, VT; Owner: Vermont Public Radio)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Dorset Town, Vermont

  • WVER (Channel 28; Castleton, VT; Owner: Vermont Etv, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Dorset Town, Vermont

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 188  (35.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 57  (10.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 114  (21.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 82  (15.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 171  (39.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 83  (18.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 170  (38.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (1.6%)


(updated 2010)





There are 14 Farms In Dorset Town, Vermont


(updated 2008)



Banks In Dorset Town, Vermont

Berkshire Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $6.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Dorset Town, Vermont

  • Rutland State


    (about 19.5 miles in North Clarendon, Vermont; Airport Code: RUT)

  • Rutland - Southern Vermont Regional


    (about 19.5 miles in North Clarendon, Vermont; Airport Code: RUT)

  • Mount Snow


    (about 24.9 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)

  • Deerfield Valley Regional


    (about 24.9 miles in Mount Snow, Vermont; Airport Code: VT1)

  • William H. Morse State


    (about 27.1 miles in North Bennington, Vermont; Airport Code: JZU)

  • Hartness State


    (about 27.9 miles in North Springfield, Vermont; Airport Code: VSF)

  • Warren County


    (about 28.3 miles in Glens Falls, New York; Airport Code: GFL)

  • Floyd Bennett Memorial


    (about 28.3 miles in Glens Falls, New York; Airport Code: GFL)

  • Harriman-and-West


    (about 39.3 miles in Williamstown, Massachusetts; Airport Code: NAD)

  • Saratoga County


    (about 42.9 miles in Ballston Spa, New York; Airport Code: VWK)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Dorset Town, Vermont

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

79.07%

Carpooled

6.45%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.11%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.37%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.33%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

10.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Dorset Town, Vermont, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 580

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 17

Female householder, no husband present : 55

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 235

Householder not living alone : 46


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 10

Male householder and female partner : 31

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 873


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 555

Renter-occupied housing units : 25

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 36

Renter-occupied housing units : 19

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 221

Renter-occupied housing units : 60


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Less than $10,000 : 19

$10,000 to $14,999 : 35

$15,000 to $19,999 : 38

$20,000 to $24,999 : 53

$25,000 to $29,999 : 54

$30,000 to $34,999 : 46

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $44,999 : 30

$45,000 to $49,999 : 52

$50,000 to $59,999 : 57

$60,000 to $74,999 : 97

$75,000 to $99,999 : 136

$100,000 to $124,999 : 86

$125,000 to $149,999 : 51

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 67


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Total : 1,344


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Occupied : 933

Vacant : 411


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Median number of rooms : 7


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Built 2005 or later : 7

Built 2000 to 2004 : 50

Built 1990 to 1999 : 121

Built 1980 to 1989 : 196

Built 1970 to 1979 : 203

Built 1960 to 1969 : 111

Built 1950 to 1959 : 141

Built 1940 to 1949 : 17

Built 1939 or earlier : 498


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Utility gas : 9

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 156

Electricity : 49

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 594

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 119

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 12

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 8

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 7

$80,000 to $89,999 : 6

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 17

$125,000 to $149,999 : 23

$150,000 to $174,999 : 40

$175,000 to $199,999 : 49

$200,000 to $249,999 : 59

$250,000 to $299,999 : 53

$300,000 to $399,999 : 21

$400,000 to $499,999 : 159

$500,000 to $749,999 : 185

$750,000 to $999,999 : 85

$1,000,000 or more : 100


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 130

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 372

Housing units without a mortgage : 322


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Dorset Town, Vermont)

Built 2005 or later : $1,000,001

Built 2000 to 2004 : $742,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $496,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $528,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $401,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $433,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $450,000

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $481,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Dorset Town, Vermont: 65.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Vermont: 62.5%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Dorset Town, VT): $54,219
Median Household Income In 2000 (Vermont): $40,856


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Dorset Town): $210,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Vermont): $111,200


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Dorset Town): $713
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Vermont): $553


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Dorset Town, Vermont

Utility Gas: 1.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.6%
Electricity: 3.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 70.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 8.5%
Solar Energy: 0.9%
Other Fuel: 0.6%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Dorset Town, Vermont are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Dorset Town, Vermont

Manchester Health Services


     Address: Po Box 1224, Manchester Center, Vermont 05255
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/3/1968

Vna & Hospice Of Svhc


     Address: 160 Benmont Avenue Suite 17, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/14/1971

Rutland Area Vna


     Address: 7 Albert Cree, Rutland, Vermont 05701
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 4/26/1967

Washington County Public Health Chha


     Address: 415 Lower Main St, Hudson Falls, New York 12839
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Warren Co Hlth Svs Chha


     Address: 1340 State Route 9, Lake George, New York 12845
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Hospitals Close To Dorset Town, Vermont

Southwestern Vermont Medical Center


     Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Grace Cottage Hospital


     Address: Po Box 216, Townshend, Vermont 05353
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Rutland Regional Medical Center


     Address: 160 Allen St, Rutland, Vermont 05701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Springfield Hospital


     Address: Po Box 2003, Springfield, Vermont 05156
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Glens Falls Hospital


     Address: 100 Park Street, Glens Falls, New York 12801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Dorset Town, Vermont

Indian River Rehab And Nursing Center


     Address: 17 Madison Street, Granville, New York 12832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 112
     Percent Occupied: 92%

The Orchard Nursing And Rehabilitation Centre


     Address: 10421 State Route 40, Granville, New York 12832
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 74
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Centers For Living And Rehab


     Address: 160 Hospital Drive, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 137
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Vermont Veterans Home


     Address: 325 North Street, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 164
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Crescent Manor Care Ctrs


     Address: 312 Crescent Blvd, Bennington, Vermont 05201
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 97%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Dorset Town, Vermont

Name: Vermont Yankee
Address: PO Box 157, Governor Hunt Road; Vernon, VT 05354
Distance: 44 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Dorset Town, Vermont

    Retired Workers: 315
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 35
    Spouses Workers: 35
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Dorset Town, Vermont


State Intergovernmental


Highways: $94,000


Current Operations


Financial Administration: $50,000
Central Staff Services: $135,000
General Public Buildings: $14,000
Health Services - Other: $26,000
Regular Highways: $442,000
Housing & Community Development: $33,000
Libraries: $6,000
Parks & Recreation: $31,000
Police Protection: $63,000
General - Other: $348,000


Other Capital Outlay


General - Other: $110,000


Tax


Property: $873,000
Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $10,000
Other License: $2,000


Miscellaneous


Fines & Forfeits: $19,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $612,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $319,000


(updated 2006)



Bennington County, Vermont Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 58.06%
  • Bush & Cheney 39.95%
  • Other 1.99%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Dorset Town, Vermont citizens.

Relocation to Bennington County, VT

5.72 % of Bennington County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $56,279

Vermont Average 6.60 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Bennington County, VT (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Berkshire County , MA 0.38 % ($31,089 AGI )
  • Rutland County , VT 0.38 % ($34,339 AGI )
  • Windham County , VT 0.35 % ($33,346 AGI )

Relocation away from Bennington County, VT

6.04 % of Bennington County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,399

Vermont Average 6.82 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Bennington County, VT (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Rutland County , VT 0.50 % ($34,767 AGI )
  • Rensselaer County , NY 0.46 % ($33,147 AGI )
  • Berkshire County , MA 0.35 % ($44,078 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Vermont

Low Bracket: $32,550 (3.6 )
High Bracket: $357,700 (9.50%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Vermont

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Dorset Town, Vermont is based on over 50 years of data.















Storms In Dorset Town, Vermont

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/08/2005, 03:44 pm 0 0 $20K --
06/25/1998, 09:25 pm 0 0 $5K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Dorset Town, Vermont directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Vermont

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,226 2,340 2,443 2,447 459 2,461 1,129 0 1,441 2,302


(updated 2014)



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