Vermont housing data profiles

General housing data: St. Johnsbury, Caledonia County, Vermont


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Housing demandSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Total population, 2010 7,603 31,227 625,741 About Trend
... in occupied housing units 7,157 29,882 600,412 About Trend
... owner occupied 4,296 22,843 444,608 About Trend
... renter occupied 2,861 7,039 155,804 About Trend
Total group quarters population, 2010** 446 1,345 25,329 About Trend

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

Number of households, 2010 3,158 12,553 256,442 About Trend
... owning home 1,784 9,233 181,407 About Trend
... renting home 1,374 3,320 75,035 About Trend
Number of families, 2010 1,870 8,153 160,360 About Trend
Average household size, 2010 2.27 2.38 2.34 About Trend
Average family size, 2010 2.83 2.86 2.85 About Trend
Owner-occupied units, 2009-2013 1,967 most reliable 9,166 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people per room 0% most reliable 0.7% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Renter-occupied units, 2009-2013 1,380 most reliable 3,325 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people p/room 5.5% most reliable 6.6% most reliable 2.8% most reliable About Trend
Year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for owner-occupied units
... 2005 or later 9.3% most reliable 5.7% most reliable 5.5% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 38% most reliable 36.4% most reliable 39.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 20% most reliable 22.4% most reliable 23.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 14.6% most reliable 17.8% most reliable 15.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 8.8% most reliable 10.9% most reliable 9.1% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 9.3% most reliable 6.9% most reliable 6.7% most reliable About Trend
... for renter-occupied units
... 2005 or later 25.5% most reliable 29.4% most reliable 34.4% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 62.8% most reliable 53.7% most reliable 53.3% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 6.4% most reliable 10.4% most reliable 8.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 3.9% most reliable 3.7% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 0.5% most reliable 1.3% most reliable 0.7% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 0.9% most reliable 1.5% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
Median year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for all occupied units 2003 most reliable 2001 most reliable 2002 most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied 1999 most reliable 1996 most reliable 1998 most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied 2006 most reliable 2006 most reliable 2007 most reliable About Trend
Total workers 16 years of age or older, 2009-2013 3,665 most reliable 14,983 most reliable 316,127 most reliable About Trend
... working outside town/city of residence 39% most reliable 63.5% most reliable 65.4% most reliable About Trend
... working outside county of residence 16.4% most reliable 26.9% most reliable 22.6% most reliable About Trend
... working outside Vermont 6.8% most reliable 7.3% most reliable 6.6% most reliable About Trend
Ability to affordSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Median household income (Census), 2009-2013 $37,184 most reliable $45,395 most reliable $54,267 most reliable About Trend
... homeowner households 54,504 most reliable 53,134 most reliable 64,771 most reliable About Trend
... renter households 16,869 most reliable 21,434 most reliable 30,943 most reliable About Trend
Median family income (Census), 2009-2013 $54,509 most reliable $54,941 most reliable $68,111 most reliable About Trend
... for 2-person families 47,533 most reliable 51,000 most reliable 61,241 most reliable About Trend
... for 3-person families 56,250 most reliable 53,750 most reliable 70,740 most reliable About Trend
... for 4-person families 74,886 most reliable 61,821 most reliable 82,922 most reliable About Trend
... for 5-person families 70,417 most reliable 67,250 most reliable 76,854 most reliable About Trend
... for 6-person families 75,739 most reliable 66,875 most reliable 74,346 most reliable About Trend
... for 7-person families - 88,333 most reliable 72,344 most reliable About Trend
Median household income for family of four (HUD), 2016† $56,400 $56,400 $70,200 About Trend
Median family adjusted gross income, 2013 $46,505 $48,930 $65,602 About Trend
Annual average wage (Vermont DOL), 2014 $40,886 $37,215 $43,017 About Trend
Housing wage, 2016***
... 0 bedroom unit† $12.73 $12.73 $14.83 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $12.81 $12.81 $16.58 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $16.29 $16.29 $21.13 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $20.21 $20.21 $27.75 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $23.25 $23.25 $31.71 About Trend
Housing wage as % of state minimum wage ($9.60), 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† 133% 133% 155% About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† 133% 133% 173% About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† 170% 170% 220% About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† 211% 211% 289% About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† 242% 242% 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 $25,102 most reliable $23,584 most reliable $29,167 most reliable About Trend
Income needed to afford an apartment at HUD's FMR, 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† $26,480 $26,480 $30,851 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $26,640 $26,640 $34,479 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $33,880 $33,880 $43,947 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $42,040 $42,040 $57,718 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $48,360 $48,360 $65,950 About Trend
Labor force (Vermont DET), 2015 3,540 14,900 344,400 About Trend
... employed 3,380 14,200 331,800 About Trend
... unemployed 160 700 12,600 About Trend
... unemployment rate 4.5% 4.8% 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 stockSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Total housing units, 2010* 3,522 15,942 322,539 About Trend
... owner-occupied 1,784 9,233 181,407 About Trend
... renter-occupied 1,374 3,320 75,035 About Trend
... vacant housing units, 2010* 364 3,389 66,097 About Trend
... for seasonal, recreational, occasional use 55 2,376 50,198 About Trend
... for rent 155 340 5,635 About Trend
... for sale only 36 186 3,598 About Trend

*Read why some Census data might conflict with this number

Building permits estimated (total units), 2014 3 49 1,546 About Trend
... permitted units in single-family buildings 3 49 978 About Trend
... permitted units in multi-family buildings 0 0 568 About Trend
Home heating fuel, 2009-2013
... all occupied housing units 3,347 most reliable 12,491 most reliable 257,004 most reliable About Trend
... gas 15.9% most reliable 16% most reliable 30.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 1.9% most reliable 2.6% most reliable 4.6% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 68.7% most reliable 55.6% most reliable 46.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 12.4% most reliable 24.1% most reliable 16.3% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 1.1% most reliable 1.1% most reliable 1.6% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.6% most reliable 0.3% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 1,967 most reliable 9,166 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... gas 8.7% most reliable 12.1% most reliable 27.8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 1% most reliable 1.3% most reliable 1.7% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 67.4% most reliable 54.5% most reliable 48.1% most reliable About Trend
... wood 21% most reliable 30.7% most reliable 20.5% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 1.9% most reliable 1.3% most reliable 1.8% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.2% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 1,380 most reliable 3,325 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... gas 26.1% most reliable 26.9% most reliable 38% most reliable About Trend
... electric 3.3% most reliable 6.3% most reliable 11.9% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 70.6% most reliable 58.6% most reliable 42.5% most reliable About Trend
... wood 0% most reliable 6% most reliable 5.8% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 0% most reliable 0.6% most reliable 1.2% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 1.7% most reliable 0.6% most reliable About Trend
Housing by units in structure, 2009-2013
... all housing units 3,869 most reliable 15,867 most reliable 321,284 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 50.6% most reliable 71.8% most reliable 70% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 8.6% most reliable 4.9% most reliable 6.4% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 34.3% most reliable 14.4% most reliable 16.6% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 6.4% most reliable 8.9% 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 1,967 most reliable 9,166 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 83.6% most reliable 85.5% most reliable 86.8% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 4.2% most reliable 1.9% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 4.1% most reliable 1.2% most reliable 2.7% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 8.1% most reliable 11.4% 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 1,380 most reliable 3,325 most reliable 74,467 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 14.8% most reliable 26.7% most reliable 27% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 8.2% most reliable 10% most reliable 16% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 73.5% most reliable 53.7% most reliable 51.4% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 3.6% most reliable 9.6% 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 costsSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Primary residences sold in Jan-June 2017
... number sold 35 127 2,733 About Trend
... average price of homes sold $143,548 $149,448 $236,468 About Trend
... median price of homes sold $135,000 $134,500 $208,000 About Trend
Number of primary residences sold, 2016 59 269 6,834 About Trend
... single family homes 58 257 5,773 About Trend
... condominiums 0 892 About Trend
... mobile homes with land 1 12 168 About Trend
Average price of primary residences sold, 2016 $138,989 $154,846 $242,332 About Trend
... single family homes $139,963 $159,009 $246,733 About Trend
... condominiums $0 $241,482 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $82,500 $65,692 $95,557 About Trend
Median price of primary residences sold, 2016 $130,000 $147,000 $205,000 About Trend
... single family homes $130,000 $150,000 $214,900 About Trend
... condominiums $0 $189,000 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $82,500 $76,950 $85,000 About Trend
Number of vacation residences sold, 2016 5 48 1,418 About Trend
... single family vacation homes 5 40 1,046 About Trend
... vacation condominiums 6 345 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land 2 27 About Trend
Average price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $62,300 $145,206 $289,547 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $62,300 $135,225 $289,228 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $250,983 $307,357 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $27,500 $74,313 About Trend
Median price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $50,000 $116,500 $205,000 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $50,000 $116,500 $215,000 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $201,000 $200,000 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $27,500 $65,000 About Trend
Primary residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 1 6 202 About Trend
... average price $12,000 $40,750 $48,465 About Trend
... median price $12,000 $23,750 $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 1.1377 About Trend
Educational tax rate for homesteads (p/$100), FY2015 1.1718 About Trend
Educational tax rate for non-residential (p/$100), FY2015 1.4131 About Trend
Common level of appraisal ratio, FY2016 1.0612 About Trend
Median monthly owner costs, 2009-2013 $1,191 most reliable $959 most reliable $1,208 most reliable About Trend
... with mortgage $1,474 most reliable $1,313 most reliable $1,546 most reliable About Trend
... without mortgage $519 most reliable $521 most reliable $631 most reliable About Trend
... as percentage of household income 22.3% most reliable 21.4% most reliable 22.9% most reliable About Trend
Owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 1,967 most reliable 9,166 most reliable 182,537 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 32.3% most reliable 28.9% most reliable 32% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 13.1% most reliable 12.1% most reliable 12% most reliable About Trend
... with a mortgage 1,305 most reliable 5,600 most reliable 120,485 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 33.3% most reliable 34.6% most reliable 36.9% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 15.3% most reliable 13.9% most reliable 13.2% most reliable About Trend
... without a mortgage 662 most reliable 3,566 most reliable 62,052 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 30.2% most reliable 19.8% most reliable 22.7% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 8.8% most reliable 9.2% most reliable 9.9% most reliable About Trend
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 $161,500 most reliable $164,300 most reliable $216,800 most reliable About Trend
Rental housing costsSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Specified housing units with gross rent (total), 2009-2013 1,265 most reliable 2,945 most reliable 69,581 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 67.7% most reliable 60.9% most reliable 52.5% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 41.3% most reliable 31.9% most reliable 26.4% most reliable About Trend
Median gross rent (all units), 2009-2013 $626 most reliable $683 most reliable $875 most reliable About Trend
... as a percentage of household income 40.6% most reliable 34.3% most reliable 31.1% most reliable About Trend
Fair market rent (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (40%)† $685 $685 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (40%)† $689 $689 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (40%)† $916 $916 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,146 $1,146 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,263 $1,263 About Trend
Median rents (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $717 $717 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $722 $722 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $959 $959 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,200 $1,200 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,322 $1,322 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 NeedsSt. Johnsbury Caledonia Co. Vermont
Supplemental security income recipients, 2014 1,012 15,783 About Trend
... younger than age 18 92 1,627 About Trend
... aged 16-64 773 11,602 About Trend
... aged 65 and older 147 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 84% 84% 93% About Trend
... % income needed for 1-bedroom apartment 85% 85% 103% About Trend
Age of householder, 2010
... owner-occupied housing units 1,784 9,233 181,407 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 19 91 1,399 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 769 4,227 88,998 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 437 2,388 44,619 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 264 1,369 26,133 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 295 1,158 20,258 About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units, 1,374 3,320 75,035 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 143 432 9,586 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 767 1,818 43,498 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 175 428 9,115 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 104 261 5,291 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 185 381 7,545 About Trend
Noninstitutionalized population (civilians 5 years and older), 2009-2013 7,297 30,737 619,732 About Trend
... percent with a disability 20 18 13 About Trend
... 5 to 17 years 1,117 5,031 95,093 About Trend
... percent with a disability 15 10 7 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 4,660 19,194 401,614 About Trend
... percent with a disability 14 15 11 About Trend
... 65 years and older 1,215 4,885 91,793 About Trend
... percent with a disability 52 41 34 About Trend
Population for whom poverty status was determined, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 7,103 29,874 601,732 About Trend
Below poverty level, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 833 3,733 69,233 About Trend
... under 5 years 33 388 5,436 About Trend
... 5 to 11 years 70 406 7,233 About Trend
... 12 to 17 years 68 303 5,464 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 495 2,282 44,016 About Trend
... 65 to 74 years 69 179 3,480 About Trend
... 75 years and older 98 175 3,604 About Trend
Families for whom poverty status was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 1,822 7,980 161,275 About Trend
... below poverty level 160 726 12,205 About Trend
... with related children under 18 131 602 9,390 About Trend
Households for whom public assistance income was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 3,347 12,491 257,004 About Trend
... with public assistance income 283 669 11,311 About Trend
Civilian veterans, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 599 2,654 48,456 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 39 633 7,370 About Trend
... occupied 14 164 1,566 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 95 1,033 About Trend
... renter occupied 14 69 533 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 55 642 7,903 About Trend
... occupied 14 136 2,332 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 76 800 About Trend
... renter occupied 14 60 1,532 About Trend
Median year structure built, 2009-2013 (Estimated)
... all housing units 1970 1973 About Trend
... occupied housing units 1940 1970 1972 About Trend
... owner occupied 1953 1973 1975 About Trend
... renter occupied 1939- 1939- 1961 About Trend

This data last revised August 29, 2017

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