Vermont housing data profiles

General housing data: Grand Isle County, Vermont


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Housing demandGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Total population, 2010 6,970 625,741 About Trend
... in occupied housing units 6,970 600,412 About Trend
... owner occupied 5,692 444,608 About Trend
... renter occupied 1,278 155,804 About Trend
Total group quarters population, 2010** 0 25,329 About Trend

**Military barracks, college dorms, nursing homes, etc.

Number of households, 2010 2,902 256,442 About Trend
... owning home 2,358 181,407 About Trend
... renting home 544 75,035 About Trend
Number of families, 2010 2,027 160,360 About Trend
Average household size, 2010 2.40 2.34 About Trend
Average family size, 2010 2.79 2.85 About Trend
Owner-occupied units, 2009-2013 2,455 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people per room 0.7% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Renter-occupied units, 2009-2013 568 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people p/room 5.1% most reliable 2.8% most reliable About Trend
Year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for owner-occupied units
... 2005 or later 6.8% most reliable 5.5% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 41.7% most reliable 39.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 25.5% most reliable 23.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 15.4% most reliable 15.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 5.8% most reliable 9.1% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 4.8% most reliable 6.7% most reliable About Trend
... for renter-occupied units
... 2005 or later 36.3% most reliable 34.4% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 50% most reliable 53.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 6% most reliable 8.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 4% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 1.4% most reliable 0.7% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 2.3% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Median year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for all occupied units 2001 most reliable 2002 most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied 1999 most reliable 1998 most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied 2007 most reliable 2007 most reliable About Trend
Total workers 16 years of age or older, 2009-2013 3,651 most reliable 316,127 most reliable About Trend
... working outside town/city of residence 79.8% most reliable 65.4% most reliable About Trend
... working outside county of residence 69.9% most reliable 22.6% most reliable About Trend
... working outside Vermont 4.5% most reliable 6.6% most reliable About Trend
Ability to affordGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Median household income (Census), 2009-2013 $59,509 most reliable $54,267 most reliable About Trend
... homeowner households 69,274 most reliable 64,771 most reliable About Trend
... renter households 32,188 most reliable 30,943 most reliable About Trend
Median family income (Census), 2009-2013 $69,722 most reliable $68,111 most reliable About Trend
... for 2-person families 62,969 most reliable 61,241 most reliable About Trend
... for 3-person families 78,162 most reliable 70,740 most reliable About Trend
... for 4-person families 81,705 most reliable 82,922 most reliable About Trend
... for 5-person families 77,750 most reliable 76,854 most reliable About Trend
... for 6-person families 108,125 most reliable 74,346 most reliable About Trend
... for 7-person families 61,833 most reliable 72,344 most reliable About Trend
Median household income for family of four (HUD), 2016 $84,000 $70,200 About Trend
Median family adjusted gross income, 2013 $69,861 $65,602 About Trend
Annual average wage (Vermont DOL), 2014 $31,146 $43,017 About Trend
Housing wage, 2016***
... 0 bedroom unit $16.69 $14.83 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit $19.96 $16.58 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit $26.08 $21.13 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit $34.54 $27.75 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit $38.23 $31.71 About Trend
Housing wage as % of state minimum wage ($9.60), 2016
... 0 bedroom unit 174% 155% About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit 208% 173% About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit 272% 220% About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit 360% 289% About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit 398% 330% About Trend

***Hourly wage needed to afford an apartment and pay only 30% of income toward housing

Per capita income (Census), 2009-2013 $33,159 most reliable $29,167 most reliable About Trend
Income needed to afford an apartment at HUD's FMR, 2016
... 0 bedroom unit $34,720 $30,851 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit $41,520 $34,479 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit $54,240 $43,947 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit $71,840 $57,718 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit $79,520 $65,950 About Trend
Labor force (Vermont DET), 2015 4,050 344,400 About Trend
... employed 3,900 331,800 About Trend
... unemployed 150 12,600 About Trend
... unemployment rate 4.1% 3.7% About Trend
Housing stockGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Total housing units, 2010* 5,048 322,539 About Trend
... owner-occupied 2,358 181,407 About Trend
... renter-occupied 544 75,035 About Trend
... vacant housing units, 2010* 2,146 66,097 About Trend
... for seasonal, recreational, occasional use 1,839 50,198 About Trend
... for rent 82 5,635 About Trend
... for sale only 98 3,598 About Trend

*Read why some Census data might conflict with this number

Building permits estimated (total units), 2014 21 1,546 About Trend
... permitted units in single-family buildings 19 978 About Trend
... permitted units in multi-family buildings 2 568 About Trend
Home heating fuel, 2009-2013
... all occupied housing units 3,023 most reliable 257,004 most reliable About Trend
... gas 25% most reliable 30.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 2.7% most reliable 4.6% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 53.6% most reliable 46.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 17.5% most reliable 16.3% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 1.2% most reliable 1.6% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.3% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 2,455 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... gas 24.2% most reliable 27.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 1.8% most reliable 1.7% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 54.1% most reliable 48.1% most reliable About Trend
... wood 18.6% most reliable 20.5% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 1.3% most reliable 1.8% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 568 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... gas 28.9% most reliable 38% most reliable About Trend
... electric 6.7% most reliable 11.9% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 51.1% most reliable 42.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 12.7% most reliable 5.8% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 0.7% most reliable 1.2% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.6% most reliable About Trend
Housing by units in structure, 2009-2013
... all housing units 5,040 most reliable 321,284 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 81.9% most reliable 70% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 2.1% most reliable 6.4% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 3.6% most reliable 16.6% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 12.4% most reliable 7% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 2,455 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 85.6% most reliable 86.8% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 1.1% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 0.4% most reliable 2.7% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 12.9% most reliable 7.9% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 568 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 50% most reliable 27% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 6% most reliable 16% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 29.2% most reliable 51.4% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 14.8% most reliable 5.5% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
Homeownership costsGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Primary residences sold in Jan-June 2017
... number sold 30 2,733 About Trend
... average price of homes sold $247,766 $236,468 About Trend
... median price of homes sold $236,500 $208,000 About Trend
Number of primary residences sold, 2016 83 6,834 About Trend
... single family homes 74 5,773 About Trend
... condominiums 0 892 About Trend
... mobile homes with land 9 168 About Trend
Average price of primary residences sold, 2016 $243,334 $242,332 About Trend
... single family homes $258,099 $246,733 About Trend
... condominiums $0 $241,482 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $121,933 $95,557 About Trend
Median price of primary residences sold, 2016 $222,500 $205,000 About Trend
... single family homes $229,163 $214,900 About Trend
... condominiums $0 $189,000 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $127,000 $85,000 About Trend
Number of vacation residences sold, 2016 38 1,418 About Trend
... single family vacation homes 37 1,046 About Trend
... vacation condominiums 0 345 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land 1 27 About Trend
Average price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $271,637 $289,547 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $277,546 $289,228 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $0 $307,357 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $53,000 $74,313 About Trend
Median price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $215,000 $205,000 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $215,000 $215,000 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $0 $200,000 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $53,000 $65,000 About Trend
Primary residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 1 202 About Trend
... average price $16,000 $48,465 About Trend
... median price $16,000 $28,500 About Trend
Vacation residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 0 6 About Trend
... average price $0 $111,708 About Trend
... median price $0 $71,625 About Trend
Municipal tax rate (plus LAR and highway) (p/$100), FY2015 About Trend
Educational tax rate for homesteads (p/$100), FY2015 About Trend
Educational tax rate for non-residential (p/$100), FY2015 About Trend
Common level of appraisal ratio, FY2016 About Trend
Median monthly owner costs, 2009-2013 $1,353 most reliable $1,208 most reliable About Trend
... with mortgage $1,712 most reliable $1,546 most reliable About Trend
... without mortgage $670 most reliable $631 most reliable About Trend
... as percentage of household income 23% most reliable 22.9% most reliable About Trend
Owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 2,455 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 36.4% most reliable 32% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 14% most reliable 12% most reliable About Trend
... with a mortgage 1,666 most reliable 120,485 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 44.3% most reliable 36.9% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 17.9% most reliable 13.2% most reliable About Trend
... without a mortgage 789 most reliable 62,052 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 19.6% most reliable 22.7% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 5.6% most reliable 9.9% most reliable About Trend
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 $254,300 most reliable $216,800 most reliable About Trend
Rental housing costsGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Specified housing units with gross rent (total), 2009-2013 489 most reliable 69,581 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 50.8% most reliable 52.5% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 27.3% most reliable 26.4% most reliable About Trend
Median gross rent (all units), 2009-2013 $871 most reliable $875 most reliable About Trend
... as a percentage of household income 30.6% most reliable 31.1% most reliable About Trend
Fair market rent (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (40%) $885 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (40%) $1,080 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (40%) $1,395 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (40%) $1,885 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (40%) $1,934 About Trend
Median rents (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents $957 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents $1,169 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents $1,509 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents $2,040 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents $2,092 About Trend
Special NeedsGrand Isle Co. Vermont
Supplemental security income recipients, 2014 140 15,783 About Trend
... younger than age 18 18 1,627 About Trend
... aged 16-64 108 11,602 About Trend
... aged 65 and older 14 2,554 About Trend
Monthly SSI payments in Vermont, 2016 $785 $785 About Trend
... amount available for housing $236 $236 About Trend
... % income needed for efficiency apartment 111% 93% About Trend
... % income needed for 1-bedroom apartment 132% 103% About Trend
Age of householder, 2010
... owner-occupied housing units 2,358 181,407 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 20 1,399 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 1,140 88,998 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 630 44,619 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 362 26,133 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 206 20,258 About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units, 544 75,035 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 31 9,586 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 361 43,498 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 91 9,115 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 31 5,291 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 30 7,545 About Trend
Noninstitutionalized population (civilians 5 years and older), 2009-2013 6,984 619,732 About Trend
... percent with a disability 12 13 About Trend
... 5 to 17 years 1,041 95,093 About Trend
... percent with a disability 4 7 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 4,577 401,614 About Trend
... percent with a disability 9 11 About Trend
... 65 years and older 1,059 91,793 About Trend
... percent with a disability 32 34 About Trend
Population for whom poverty status was determined, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 6,943 601,732 About Trend
Below poverty level, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 598 69,233 About Trend
... under 5 years 43 5,436 About Trend
... 5 to 11 years 63 7,233 About Trend
... 12 to 17 years 43 5,464 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 398 44,016 About Trend
... 65 to 74 years 41 3,480 About Trend
... 75 years and older 10 3,604 About Trend
Families for whom poverty status was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 2,142 161,275 About Trend
... below poverty level 114 12,205 About Trend
... with related children under 18 94 9,390 About Trend
Households for whom public assistance income was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 3,023 257,004 About Trend
... with public assistance income 135 11,311 About Trend
Civilian veterans, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 559 48,456 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 116 7,370 About Trend
... occupied 4 1,566 About Trend
... owner occupied 4 1,033 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 533 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 102 7,903 About Trend
... occupied 4 2,332 About Trend
... owner occupied 4 800 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 1,532 About Trend
Median year structure built, 2009-2013 (Estimated)
... all housing units 1977 1973 About Trend
... occupied housing units 1982 1972 About Trend
... owner occupied 1984 1975 About Trend
... renter occupied 1975 1961 About Trend

This data last revised August 29, 2017

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