Vermont housing data profiles

General housing data: Bristol, Addison County, Vermont


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Housing demandBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Total population, 2010 3,894 36,821 625,741 About Trend
... in occupied housing units 3,882 33,969 600,412 About Trend
... owner occupied 2,826 26,596 444,608 About Trend
... renter occupied 1,056 7,373 155,804 About Trend
Total group quarters population, 2010** 12 2,852 25,329 About Trend

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

Number of households, 2010 1,585 14,084 256,442 About Trend
... owning home 1,104 10,662 181,407 About Trend
... renting home 481 3,422 75,035 About Trend
Number of families, 2010 1,051 9,340 160,360 About Trend
Average household size, 2010 2.45 2.41 2.34 About Trend
Average family size, 2010 2.90 2.88 2.85 About Trend
Owner-occupied units, 2009-2013 1,008 most reliable 10,497 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people per room 0% most reliable 1% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Renter-occupied units, 2009-2013 433 most reliable 3,667 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people p/room 10.2% most reliable 4.3% most reliable 2.8% most reliable About Trend
Year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for owner-occupied units
... 2005 or later 2.3% most reliable 4.4% most reliable 5.5% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 35.1% most reliable 39.6% most reliable 39.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 30.7% most reliable 24.7% most reliable 23.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 18% most reliable 15% most reliable 15.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 7.6% most reliable 10% most reliable 9.1% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 6.3% most reliable 6.3% most reliable 6.7% most reliable About Trend
... for renter-occupied units
... 2005 or later 30.5% most reliable 29.3% most reliable 34.4% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 64% most reliable 57.2% most reliable 53.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 4.4% most reliable 8.4% most reliable 8.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 1.2% most reliable 3% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 0% most reliable 0.8% most reliable 0.7% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 0% most reliable 1.2% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Median year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for all occupied units 2001 most reliable 2001 most reliable 2002 most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied 1996 most reliable 1998 most reliable 1998 most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied 2007 most reliable 2006 most reliable 2007 most reliable About Trend
Total workers 16 years of age or older, 2009-2013 1,935 most reliable 18,698 most reliable 316,127 most reliable About Trend
... working outside town/city of residence 75% most reliable 65.3% most reliable 65.4% most reliable About Trend
... working outside county of residence 45.4% most reliable 31% most reliable 22.6% most reliable About Trend
... working outside Vermont 1.4% most reliable 1.5% most reliable 6.6% most reliable About Trend
Ability to affordBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Median household income (Census), 2009-2013 $52,014 most reliable $57,565 most reliable $54,267 most reliable About Trend
... homeowner households 73,598 most reliable 67,355 most reliable 64,771 most reliable About Trend
... renter households 29,375 most reliable 34,909 most reliable 30,943 most reliable About Trend
Median family income (Census), 2009-2013 $64,013 most reliable $69,157 most reliable $68,111 most reliable About Trend
... for 2-person families 61,250 most reliable 63,696 most reliable 61,241 most reliable About Trend
... for 3-person families 46,322 most reliable 67,246 most reliable 70,740 most reliable About Trend
... for 4-person families 63,009 most reliable 82,176 most reliable 82,922 most reliable About Trend
... for 5-person families 89,167 most reliable 77,609 most reliable 76,854 most reliable About Trend
... for 6-person families 137,679 most reliable 95,625 most reliable 74,346 most reliable About Trend
... for 7-person families - 53,611 most reliable 72,344 most reliable About Trend
Median household income for family of four (HUD), 2016† $71,000 $71,000 $70,200 About Trend
Median family adjusted gross income, 2013 $60,895 $65,475 $65,602 About Trend
Annual average wage (Vermont DOL), 2014 $35,712 $40,788 $43,017 About Trend
Housing wage, 2016***
... 0 bedroom unit† $14.04 $14.04 $14.83 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $15.71 $15.71 $16.58 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $18.19 $18.19 $21.13 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $24.96 $24.96 $27.75 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $30.27 $30.27 $31.71 About Trend
Housing wage as % of state minimum wage ($9.60), 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† 146% 146% 155% About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† 164% 164% 173% About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† 190% 190% 220% About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† 260% 260% 289% About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† 315% 315% 330% About Trend

***Hourly wage needed to afford an apartment and pay only 30% of income toward housing
†County and town/village figures are identical, because HUD calculates county values only. Therefore, this value applies to all towns/villages within the county.

Per capita income (Census), 2009-2013 $24,184 most reliable $28,722 most reliable $29,167 most reliable About Trend
Income needed to afford an apartment at HUD's FMR, 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† $29,200 $29,200 $30,851 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $32,680 $32,680 $34,479 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $37,840 $37,840 $43,947 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $51,920 $51,920 $57,718 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $62,960 $62,960 $65,950 About Trend
Labor force (Vermont DET), 2015 2,110 20,700 344,400 About Trend
... employed 2,030 19,950 331,800 About Trend
... unemployed 90 750 12,600 About Trend
... unemployment rate 4.2% 3.7% 3.7% About Trend

†County and town/village figures are identical, because HUD calculates county values only. Therefore, this value applies to all towns/villages within the county.

Housing stockBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Total housing units, 2010* 1,691 16,760 322,539 About Trend
... owner-occupied 1,104 10,662 181,407 About Trend
... renter-occupied 481 3,422 75,035 About Trend
... vacant housing units, 2010* 106 2,676 66,097 About Trend
... for seasonal, recreational, occasional use 26 1,834 50,198 About Trend
... for rent 17 241 5,635 About Trend
... for sale only 13 181 3,598 About Trend

*Read why some Census data might conflict with this number

Building permits estimated (total units), 2014 22 101 1,546 About Trend
... permitted units in single-family buildings 10 87 978 About Trend
... permitted units in multi-family buildings 12 14 568 About Trend
Home heating fuel, 2009-2013
... all occupied housing units 1,441 most reliable 14,164 most reliable 257,004 most reliable About Trend
... gas 21.4% most reliable 21% most reliable 30.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 2.7% most reliable 4.6% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 62.9% most reliable 55.2% most reliable 46.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 13.2% most reliable 18.6% most reliable 16.3% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 2.6% most reliable 2% most reliable 1.6% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.4% most reliable 0.3% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 1,008 most reliable 10,497 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... gas 14.6% most reliable 17.7% most reliable 27.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 1.3% most reliable 1.7% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 64.2% most reliable 56.4% most reliable 48.1% most reliable About Trend
... wood 18.8% most reliable 22.5% most reliable 20.5% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 2.4% most reliable 2.1% most reliable 1.8% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.1% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 433 most reliable 3,667 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... gas 37.2% most reliable 30.5% most reliable 38% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 6.9% most reliable 11.9% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 59.8% most reliable 51.8% most reliable 42.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 0% most reliable 7.6% most reliable 5.8% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 3% most reliable 1.8% most reliable 1.2% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 1.4% most reliable 0.6% most reliable About Trend
Housing by units in structure, 2009-2013
... all housing units 1,686 most reliable 16,703 most reliable 321,284 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 68.2% most reliable 77.9% most reliable 70% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 7.7% most reliable 3.9% most reliable 6.4% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 12.1% most reliable 9% most reliable 16.6% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 12% most reliable 9.2% most reliable 7% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 1,008 most reliable 10,497 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 89% most reliable 87.7% most reliable 86.8% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 1.5% most reliable 1.3% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 0% most reliable 0.9% most reliable 2.7% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 9.5% most reliable 10.1% most reliable 7.9% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 433 most reliable 3,667 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 21% most reliable 39% most reliable 27% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 21% most reliable 14.5% most reliable 16% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 53.1% most reliable 37.9% most reliable 51.4% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 4.8% most reliable 8.6% most reliable 5.5% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
Homeownership costsBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Primary residences sold in Jan-June 2017
... number sold 15 127 2,733 About Trend
... average price of homes sold $201,797 $240,089 $236,468 About Trend
... median price of homes sold $219,950 $219,950 $208,000 About Trend
Number of primary residences sold, 2016 39 325 6,834 About Trend
... single family homes 37 297 5,773 About Trend
... condominiums 16 892 About Trend
... mobile homes with land 2 11 168 About Trend
Average price of primary residences sold, 2016 $207,131 $240,298 $242,332 About Trend
... single family homes $212,111 $249,395 $246,733 About Trend
... condominiums $172,331 $241,482 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $115,000 $92,668 $95,557 About Trend
Median price of primary residences sold, 2016 $194,000 $224,000 $205,000 About Trend
... single family homes $223,880 $230,000 $214,900 About Trend
... condominiums $165,000 $189,000 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $115,000 $83,500 $85,000 About Trend
Number of vacation residences sold, 2016 37 1,418 About Trend
... single family vacation homes 36 1,046 About Trend
... vacation condominiums 1 345 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land 27 About Trend
Average price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $287,641 $289,547 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $289,384 $289,228 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $224,900 $307,357 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $74,313 About Trend
Median price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $232,500 $205,000 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $240,250 $215,000 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $224,900 $200,000 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $65,000 About Trend
Primary residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 7 202 About Trend
... average price $29,286 $48,465 About Trend
... median price $32,000 $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 0.6738 About Trend
Educational tax rate for homesteads (p/$100), FY2015 1.6789 About Trend
Educational tax rate for non-residential (p/$100), FY2015 1.6419 About Trend
Common level of appraisal ratio, FY2016 0.9185 About Trend
Median monthly owner costs, 2009-2013 $1,190 most reliable $1,235 most reliable $1,208 most reliable About Trend
... with mortgage $1,367 most reliable $1,559 most reliable $1,546 most reliable About Trend
... without mortgage $715 most reliable $688 most reliable $631 most reliable About Trend
... as percentage of household income 23.1% most reliable 23.7% most reliable 22.9% most reliable About Trend
Owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 1,008 most reliable 10,497 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 31.7% most reliable 33.3% most reliable 32% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 13.6% most reliable 11.7% most reliable 12% most reliable About Trend
... with a mortgage 733 most reliable 6,970 most reliable 120,485 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 35.7% most reliable 37.3% most reliable 36.9% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 16.6% most reliable 11.5% most reliable 13.2% most reliable About Trend
... without a mortgage 275 most reliable 3,527 most reliable 62,052 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 21.1% most reliable 25.2% most reliable 22.7% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 5.5% most reliable 12.1% most reliable 9.9% most reliable About Trend
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 $228,500 most reliable $234,500 most reliable $216,800 most reliable About Trend
Rental housing costsBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Specified housing units with gross rent (total), 2009-2013 414 most reliable 3,260 most reliable 69,581 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 57.7% most reliable 49.7% most reliable 52.5% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 23.7% most reliable 25.3% most reliable 26.4% most reliable About Trend
Median gross rent (all units), 2009-2013 $868 most reliable $877 most reliable $875 most reliable About Trend
... as a percentage of household income 32.5% most reliable 29.8% most reliable 31.1% most reliable About Trend
Fair market rent (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (40%)† $782 $782 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (40%)† $878 $878 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,015 $1,015 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,367 $1,367 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,609 $1,609 About Trend
Median rents (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $852 $852 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $957 $957 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,106 $1,106 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,489 $1,489 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,753 $1,753 About Trend

†County and town/village figures are identical, because HUD calculates county values only. Therefore, this value applies to all towns/villages within the county.

Special NeedsBristol Addison Co. Vermont
Supplemental security income recipients, 2014 615 15,783 About Trend
... younger than age 18 58 1,627 About Trend
... aged 16-64 452 11,602 About Trend
... aged 65 and older 105 2,554 About Trend
Monthly SSI payments in Vermont, 2016 $785 $785 $785 About Trend
... amount available for housing $236 $236 $236 About Trend
... % income needed for efficiency apartment 93% 93% 93% About Trend
... % income needed for 1-bedroom apartment 104% 104% 103% About Trend
Age of householder, 2010
... owner-occupied housing units 1,104 10,662 181,407 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 7 67 1,399 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 569 5,171 88,998 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 266 2,741 44,619 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 132 1,522 26,133 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 130 1,161 20,258 About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units, 481 3,422 75,035 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 55 338 9,586 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 290 2,078 43,498 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 58 421 9,115 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 44 244 5,291 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 34 341 7,545 About Trend
Noninstitutionalized population (civilians 5 years and older), 2009-2013 3,871 36,631 619,732 About Trend
... percent with a disability 14 13 13 About Trend
... 5 to 17 years 779 5,619 95,093 About Trend
... percent with a disability 6 7 7 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 2,311 24,080 401,614 About Trend
... percent with a disability 10 10 11 About Trend
... 65 years and older 619 5,306 91,793 About Trend
... percent with a disability 40 32 34 About Trend
Population for whom poverty status was determined, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 3,879 34,124 601,732 About Trend
Below poverty level, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 330 3,124 69,233 About Trend
... under 5 years 42 308 5,436 About Trend
... 5 to 11 years 57 394 7,233 About Trend
... 12 to 17 years 57 178 5,464 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 168 1,826 44,016 About Trend
... 65 to 74 years 6 167 3,480 About Trend
... 75 years and older 0 251 3,604 About Trend
Families for whom poverty status was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 1,006 9,530 161,275 About Trend
... below poverty level 93 803 12,205 About Trend
... with related children under 18 93 622 9,390 About Trend
Households for whom public assistance income was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 1,441 14,164 257,004 About Trend
... with public assistance income 115 524 11,311 About Trend
Civilian veterans, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 301 2,610 48,456 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 15 394 7,370 About Trend
... occupied 0 51 1,566 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 35 1,033 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 16 533 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 15 398 7,903 About Trend
... occupied 0 141 2,332 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 44 800 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 97 1,532 About Trend
Median year structure built, 2009-2013 (Estimated)
... all housing units 1961 1973 1973 About Trend
... occupied housing units 1964 1974 1972 About Trend
... owner occupied 1971 1977 1975 About Trend
... renter occupied 1960 1966 1961 About Trend

This data last revised August 29, 2017

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