Statistics

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     Population

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont
Total Population, 2010   1323   24475   625741
 …that is Under 18 Years of Age   343   5467   129233
 …that is 65 Years of Age and Over   123   3264   91078
 …that is Female   634   12231   317535
 …that is Male   689   12244   308206
Estimated Population, 2008   1120   24833   621270
Total Population, 2000   1152   23233   608827
 …that is Under 18 Years of Age   358   5645   147523
 …that is 65 Years of Age and Over   80   2638   77510
 …that is Female   564   11611   310490
 …that is Male   588   11622   298337
Median Age, 2000   34   36   38
Population Density (Persons per Sq. Mi.), 2000   18   50   66
Total Population in Urban Areas, 2000   0   0   232448
Total Population in Group Quarters, 2000   0   597   20760
Absolute Population Change, 1990-2000   312   3498   46060
Percent Population Change, 1990-2000   37%   18%   8%
Natural Increase, 1990-2000   94   1251   23071
Annual Births, 2006   13   324   6510
Annual Deaths, 2006   13   179   5043
Total Population 5 Years and Older, 2000   1077   21923   574842
  …Lived in a different house in the U.S. five years ago   354   9221   227850
        …in Different Town or City five years ago   354   8764   199432
            …in Different County five years ago   182   4780   105857
                …in Different State five years ago   107   2699   69748
 …Lived Outside U.S. five years ago   0   252   7393
 …Net (domestic) Migration, 1995-2000   31   955   2254

 

     Race/Ethnicity/Nativity

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont
Total Population, 2000
 …(of all races) that is Hispanic / Latino   14   180   5504
 …that is White Only   1101   22608   589208
 …that is Black / African American Only   2   76   3063
 …that is Asian Only   1   87   5217
 …that is American Indian / Alaska Native Only   15   104   2420
 …that is Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Only   5   7   141
 …that is Some Other Race Only   0   29   1443
 …that is Multi-Racial   28   322   7335
Total Claims, 2000
  …of White Racial Background   1129   22911   596079
  …of Black / African American Racial Background   10   144   4492
  …of Asian Racial Background   5   133   6622
  …of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background   32   299   6396
  …of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background   5   18   308
  …of Some Other Racial Background   1   79   2727
Native to US, 2000   1128   22345   585582
 …Native to Vermont   857   13454   330528
 …Native to Other State   265   8719   250395
Foreign Born, 2000   24   888   23245
 …Entered Area within previous five years   2   276   8217

 

     Civics & Planning

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  Eden

Year Town Incorporated or Chartered

1781

Type of Entity

Municipality – Town

County

Lamoille County

Regional Planning Commission

Lamoille County Planning Commission

Incorporated Villages

Municipal Plan

Yes

  …approved by Regional Planning Commission

Yes

Zoning Ordinance

No

Subdivision Ordinance

No

Development Review Board

No

Development Category

3 – Outlying Town

 

     Housing

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont 
Total Households, 2000   409   9221   240634
Average Household Size, 2000   3   2   2
Total Number of Families, 2000   312   5980   157763
Average Family Size, 2000   3   3   3
Total Housing Units, 2000   582   11009   294382
  …Owner Occupied   336   6534   169784
  …Renter Occupied   73   2687   70850
  …Vacant   173   1788   53748
        …for Seasonal, Recreational, or Occasional Use   151   1431   43060
Median Housing Unit Value, 2000   $76400   $114400   $111200
Median Monthly Ownership Costs, 2000
  …with Mortgage   $758   $977   $1021
 …without Mortgage   $258   $352   $378
  …as a Percentage of Household Income, 1999   17%   21%   20%
Median Gross Rent, 2000   $566   $543   $553
  …as a % of Household Income, 1999   26%   26%   26%
Housing Units by Heat Source, 2000
  …Heated with Utility Gas   6   61   29234
 …Heated with Bottled / Tank / LP Gas   90   2137   34715
 …Heated with Electricity   4   321   11363
 …Heated with Fuel Oil / Kerosene   233   5486   141041
 …Heated with Coal / Coke   0   9   427
 …Heated with Wood   76   1166   22616
 …Heated with Solar Energy   0   0   90
 …Heated with Other Type of Fuel   0   35   817
 …That Are not Heated   0   6   331
Extended Lamoille County Housing Data Profile at www.housingdata.org

 

     Economy

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Lamoille County

 

Vermont

 

Median Household Income, 1999   35417   39356   40856
Median Family Income, 1999   35380   44620   48625
Per Capita Income, 1999   13391   20972   20625
Median Adjusted Gross Income per Family, 2007   39665   53021   57433
Average Adjusted Gross Income per Person, 2007   17597   23025   24210
Annual Average Wage, 2008   23110   31661   38317
Median Earnings, 1999   19375   19924   21497
  …Male   23750   24210   26445
  …Female   14554   15721   17092
Total Retail Receipts (Taxable), Fiscal Year 2008   1154716   186422477   5193157571
Civilian Labor Force, 2008   630   15300   355400
   …Employed   560   13350   338500
   …Unemployed   60   850   16900
   …Unemployment Rate   10   5   5
Persons for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   1141   22591   588053
   …in Poverty, 1999   122   2164   55506
     …under 5 years old   6   153   4476
     …5 to 11 years old   34   263   7013
     …12 to 17 years old   11   218   5106
     …18 to 64 years old   61   1317   32694
     …65 to 74 years old   9   74   2785
     …75 Years and Over   1   139   3432
Families for Whom Poverty Status was Considered, 2000   321   5986   158684
   …in Poverty, 1999   33   385   9925
     …with Related Children Under 18, 1999   24   290   7788
Total Persons in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   33   384   11410
Families in Reach-Up Program (formerly ANFC), 2005   14   162   4573
Total Persons Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   134   1885   46416
Households Receiving Food Stamps, 2005   58   918   23080
Households for whom public assistance income was considered, 2000   414   9225   240744
  …with Public Assistance Income, 1999   32   418   11610

 

     Transportation

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont
Class 1 Highway Mileage, 2004   0   4   135
Class 2 Highway Mileage, 2004   8   92   2716
Class 3 Highway Mileage, 2004   22   379   8509
Class 4 Highway Mileage, 2004   12   97   1534
State Highway Mileage, 2004   14   120   2704
Lane Highway Mileage, 2004   0   0   24
Scenic Highway Mileage, 2004   0   20   54
Number of Households with 1 Vehicle, 2000   110   3031   80892
Number of Households with 2 Vehicles, 2000   189   4124   103737
Number of Households with 3 or more Vehicles, 2000   93   1586   39544
Number of Households with no Vehicles, 2000   17   480   16461
Average Number of Vehicles per Household, 2000   2   2   2
   …in owner-occupied housing units   2   2   2
   …in renter-occupied housing units   1   1   1
Total workers 16 years of age and over, 2000   511   12141   311839
   …who Drove to Work Alone   414   9078   234388
   …who Carpooled to Work   46   1332   37191
   …who Commuted via Public Transportation   3   48   2208
   …who Commuted via Motorcycle   0   9   136
   …who Commuted via Bicycle   0   52   977
   …who Walked to Work   5   673   17554
   …who Commuted via Another Means   5   114   1734
   …who worked at Home   38   835   17651
   …who worked outside town or city of residence   416   7866   202707
   …who worked outside county of residence   118   3472   66901
   …who worked outside Vermont   6   317   21346
Aggregate Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   15295   291000   6367500
Average Travel Time to Work (in minutes), 2000   32   26   22
Total Number of Automobile Accidents, 2001   —   284   3260
   …Involving Fatalities   —   5   83
   …Involving Injuries (not Fatalities)   —   127   1661
   …Involving Property Damage Only   —   152   1514

 

     Education

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont
EDUCATIONAL ENROLLMENT
Total Population 3 Years and Over, 2000   1099   22445   588931
  …Enrolled in preprimary school
      …Public School   41   601   12265
      …Private School   0   134   4991
  …Enrolled in elementary school
      …Public School   165   2415   65574
      …Private School   0   182   5106
  …Enrolled in high school
      …Public School   87   1223   32174
      …Private School   0   87   3728
  …Enrolled in college (undergraduate)
      …Public School   28   1230   20669
      …Private School   7   169   12499
  …Enrolled in graduate or professional school
      …Public School   0   153   3684
      …Private School   3   85   3466
  …Not enrolled in school   768   16166   424775
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Total Population 18 Years and Older, 2000   798   17582   461248
  …Less than 9th Grade Education   86   794   21253
  …9-12th Grade Education, no Diploma   126   1531   43325
  …High School or Equivalency   358   5286   147980
  …Some College, no Degree   105   3655   90833
  …Associate’s Degree   30   1339   33510
  …Bachelor’s Degree   71   3377   79255
  …Graduate or Professional Degree   22   1600   45092

 

 Property Taxation

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     Public Safety

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     Natural Resources

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Eden   Lamoille County  Vermont
Area of Land, Acres, 2000   40691   295040   5920640
Area of Water, Acres, 2000   454   3500   261200
Total Private & Public Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   10180   54850   1148249
Percent Private & Public Conserved Lands, 1999   25%   —   —
Federal Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   0   0   435009
State Administered Conserved Lands, Acres, 1999   6140   38971   378563

 

     Forestry & Agriculture

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