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Coordinates: 44°03′N 73°07′W / 44.05°N 73.117°W / 44.05; -73.117

Addison County, Vermont
Map of Vermont highlighting Addison County
Location in the state of Vermont
Map of the U.S. highlighting Vermont
Vermont's location in the U.S.
Seat Middlebury
Largest town Middlebury
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

808 sq mi (2,093 km²)

38 sq mi (98 km²), 4.72%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

35,974
47/sq mi (18/km²)
Founded 1785

Addison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Vermont. As of 2000, the population was 35,974. Its shire town is Middlebury[1].

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Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 808 square miles (2,093 km²), of which, 770 square miles (1,995 km²) of it is land and 38 square miles (99 km²) of it (4.72%) is water. The primary stream of the county is Otter Creek, which runs through the county from the south to the north.

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Adjacent counties

Highways

National protected area

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 35,974 people, 13,068 households, and 9,108 families residing in the county. The population density was 47 people per square mile (18/km²). There were 15,312 housing units at an average density of 20 per square mile (8/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 96.86% White, 0.54% Black or African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.73% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.29% from other races, and 1.29% from two or more races. 1.10% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 15.5% were of English, 12.7% American, 12.0% French, 10.8% French Canadian, 10.8% Irish and 6.7% German ancestry according to Census 2000. 96.0% spoke English, 1.8% French and 1.2% Spanish as their first language.

There were 13,068 households out of which 34.40% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.40% were married couples living together, 8.30% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.30% were non-families. 23.40% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the county, the population was spread out with 24.90% under the age of 18, 12.50% from 18 to 24, 26.90% from 25 to 44, 24.30% from 45 to 64, and 11.30% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 97.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $43,142, and the median income for a family was $49,351. Males had a median income of $31,836 versus $24,416 for females. The per capita income for the county was $19,539. About 5.10% of families and 8.60% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.10% of those under age 18 and 8.00% of those age 65 or over.

History

in 2008, the federal government declared the county a disaster area after severe storms and flooding June 14-17.[3]

Education

Addison County has the following high schools:

Cities and towns

See also

References

  1. ^ "Find a County". National Association of Counties. http://www.naco.org/Template.cfm?Section=Find_a_County&Template=/cffiles/counties/usamap.cfm. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. http://factfinder.census.gov. Retrieved 2008-01-31.  
  3. ^ Sutkoski, Matt (August 1, 2008). Summer has been wet one for the ages. Burlington Free Press.  

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CoordinatesImage:Wp_globe_tiny.gif: 44°03′N, 73°07′WLatitude: 44°2′60″N
Longitude: 73°6′60″W

Addison County, Vermont
Map
File:Map of Vermont highlighting Addison County.png
Location in the state of Vermont
Map of the USA highlighting Vermont
Vermont's location in the USA
Statistics
Founded 1785
Seat
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

 sq mikm²)
 sq mi ( km²)
 sq mi ( km²), 4.72%
wikipedia:Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

35974
Website: www.addisoncountychamber.com

Addison County is a county located in the U.S. state of Vermont. As of 2000, the population was 35,974. Its shire town is Middlebury6.

Contents

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 2,093 km² (808 sq mi). 1,995 km² (770 sq mi) of it is land and 99 km² (38 sq mi) of it (4.72%) is water. The primary stream of the county is Otter Creek, which runs through the county from the south to the north.

Adjacent Counties

Demographics

As of the census² of 2000, there were 35,974 people, 13,068 households, and 9,108 families residing in the county. The population density was 18/km² (47/sq mi). There were 15,312 housing units at an average density of 8/km² (20/sq mi). The racial makeup of the county was 96.86% White, 0.54% Black or African American, 0.26% Native American, 0.73% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.29% from other races, and 1.29% from two or more races. 1.10% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 96.0% spoke English, 1.8% French and 1.2% Spanish as their first language.

There were 13,068 households out of which 34.40% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.40% were married couples living together, 8.30% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.30% were non-families. 23.40% of all households were made up of individuals and 8.90% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.02.

In the county, the population was spread out with 24.90% under the age of 18, 12.50% from 18 to 24, 26.90% from 25 to 44, 24.30% from 45 to 64, and 11.30% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 97.70 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 95.40 males.

The median income for a household in the county was $43,142, and the median income for a family was $49,351. Males had a median income of $31,836 versus $24,416 for females. The per capita income for the county was $19,539. About 5.10% of families and 8.60% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.10% of those under age 18 and 8.00% of those age 65 or over.

Cities and towns

See also

External links

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