Vermont housing data profiles

General housing data: Beecher Falls, Canaan, Essex County


  • ACS estimate reliability:
  • most reliable Most reliable
  • less reliable Less reliable
  • least reliable Least reliable
Housing demandBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Total population, 2010 177 972 6,306 About Trend
... in occupied housing units 177 972 6,290 About Trend
... owner occupied 127 760 5,081 About Trend
... renter occupied 50 212 1,209 About Trend
Total group quarters population, 2010** 0 0 16 About Trend

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

Number of households, 2010 79 439 2,818 About Trend
... owning home 55 330 2,260 About Trend
... renting home 24 109 558 About Trend
Number of families, 2010 55 294 1,814 About Trend
Average household size, 2010 2.24 2.21 2.23 About Trend
Average family size, 2010 2.65 2.66 2.70 About Trend
Owner-occupied units, 2009-2013 59 most reliable 390 most reliable 2,247 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people per room 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.3% most reliable About Trend
Renter-occupied units, 2009-2013 17 most reliable 102 most reliable 527 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people p/room 0% most reliable 6.9% most reliable 2.3% most reliable About Trend
Year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for owner-occupied units
... 2005 or later 0% most reliable 2.6% most reliable 3.3% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 20.3% most reliable 37.9% most reliable 36.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 3.4% most reliable 21% most reliable 24.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 32.2% most reliable 18.7% most reliable 16% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 37.3% 11.3% most reliable 8.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 6.8% most reliable 8.5% most reliable 10.7% most reliable About Trend
... for renter-occupied units
... 2005 or later 47.1% most reliable 42.2% most reliable 27.3% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 35.3% most reliable 39.2% most reliable 49.5% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 17.6% most reliable 12.7% most reliable 15.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 0% most reliable 3.9% most reliable 2.7% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 0% most reliable 2% most reliable 4.4% most reliable About Trend
Median year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for all occupied units 1986 most reliable 1999 most reliable 1999 most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied 1982 most reliable 1995 most reliable 1996 most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied 2009 most reliable 2008 most reliable 2005 most reliable About Trend
Total workers 16 years of age or older, 2009-2013 100 most reliable 552 most reliable 2,716 most reliable About Trend
... working outside town/city of residence 73% most reliable 65.2% most reliable 75.3% most reliable About Trend
... working outside county of residence 70% most reliable 58.7% most reliable 69.7% most reliable About Trend
... working outside Vermont 70% most reliable 54.5% most reliable 38.2% most reliable About Trend
Ability to affordBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Median household income (Census), 2009-2013 $50,833 most reliable $42,639 most reliable $35,916 most reliable About Trend
... homeowner households 62,292 most reliable 43,393 most reliable 40,703 most reliable About Trend
... renter households 11,250 most reliable 13,352 most reliable 16,129 most reliable About Trend
Median family income (Census), 2009-2013 $62,778 most reliable $47,031 most reliable $45,000 most reliable About Trend
... for 2-person families 63,056 most reliable 41,591 most reliable 40,250 most reliable About Trend
... for 3-person families 78,333 most reliable 49,750 most reliable 43,182 most reliable About Trend
... for 4-person families 62,083 most reliable 60,000 most reliable About Trend
... for 5-person families 62,000 most reliable 60,750 most reliable About Trend
... for 6-person families 33,125 most reliable About Trend
... for 7-person families - - - About Trend
Median household income for family of four (HUD), 2016† $46,200 $46,200 $46,200 About Trend
Median family adjusted gross income, 2013 $39,699 $37,992 About Trend
Annual average wage (Vermont DOL), 2014 $40,109 $34,752 About Trend
Housing wage, 2016***
... 0 bedroom unit† $11.29 $11.29 $11.29 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $11.77 $11.77 $11.77 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $14.62 $14.62 $14.62 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $18.13 $18.13 $18.13 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $20.04 $20.04 $20.04 About Trend
Housing wage as % of state minimum wage ($9.60), 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† 118% 118% 118% About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† 123% 123% 123% About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† 152% 152% 152% About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† 189% 189% 189% About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† 209% 209% 209% 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 $23,903 most reliable $21,281 most reliable $20,887 most reliable About Trend
Income needed to afford an apartment at HUD's FMR, 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† $23,480 $23,480 $23,480 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $24,480 $24,480 $24,480 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $30,400 $30,400 $30,400 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $37,720 $37,720 $37,720 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $41,680 $41,680 $41,680 About Trend
Labor force (Vermont DET), 2015 390 2,750 About Trend
... employed 380 2,550 About Trend
... unemployed 20 200 About Trend
... unemployment rate 4.1% 6.8% 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 stockBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Total housing units, 2010* 97 632 5,019 About Trend
... owner-occupied 55 330 2,260 About Trend
... renter-occupied 24 109 558 About Trend
... vacant housing units, 2010* 18 193 2,201 About Trend
... for seasonal, recreational, occasional use 7 139 1,928 About Trend
... for rent 5 22 64 About Trend
... for sale only 5 11 53 About Trend

*Read why some Census data might conflict with this number

Building permits estimated (total units), 2014 0 9 About Trend
... permitted units in single-family buildings 0 9 About Trend
... permitted units in multi-family buildings 0 0 About Trend
Home heating fuel, 2009-2013
... all occupied housing units 76 most reliable 492 most reliable 2,774 most reliable About Trend
... gas 0% most reliable 0.8% most reliable 8% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.4% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 63.2% most reliable 61.8% most reliable 58.4% most reliable About Trend
... wood 31.6% most reliable 33.1% most reliable 30.6% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 5.3% most reliable 4.3% most reliable 2.6% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 59 most reliable 390 most reliable 2,247 most reliable About Trend
... gas 0% most reliable 1% most reliable 8.4% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.2% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 69.5% 61.3% most reliable 55.2% most reliable About Trend
... wood 30.5% most reliable 33.3% most reliable 33.3% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 0% most reliable 4.4% most reliable 2.8% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 17 most reliable 102 most reliable 527 most reliable About Trend
... gas 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 6.5% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 41.2% most reliable 63.7% most reliable 71.9% most reliable About Trend
... wood 35.3% most reliable 32.4% most reliable 19.2% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 23.5% most reliable 3.9% most reliable 1.5% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
Housing by units in structure, 2009-2013
... all housing units 69 most reliable 629 most reliable 5,015 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 92.8% most reliable 78.5% most reliable 82.5% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 0% most reliable 4.8% most reliable 2.5% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 7.2% most reliable 11.4% most reliable 4.4% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 0% most reliable 5.2% most reliable 10.6% 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 59 most reliable 390 most reliable 2,247 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 96.6% most reliable 82.3% most reliable 82% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 1.4% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 3.4% most reliable 4.1% most reliable 0.9% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 0% most reliable 13.6% most reliable 15.6% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.1% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 17 most reliable 102 most reliable 527 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 11.8% most reliable 27.5% most reliable 39.7% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 17.6% most reliable 22.5% most reliable 13.9% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 70.6% most reliable 50% most reliable 34.7% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 11.8% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
Homeownership costsBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Primary residences sold in Jan-June 2017
... number sold 8 19 About Trend
... average price of homes sold $124,463 $126,013 About Trend
... median price of homes sold $116,000 $119,000 About Trend
Number of primary residences sold, 2016 8 55 About Trend
... single family homes 8 50 About Trend
... condominiums 0 About Trend
... mobile homes with land 5 About Trend
Average price of primary residences sold, 2016 $106,000 $111,525 About Trend
... single family homes $106,000 $117,438 About Trend
... condominiums $0 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $52,400 About Trend
Median price of primary residences sold, 2016 $97,500 $96,500 About Trend
... single family homes $97,500 $100,000 About Trend
... condominiums $0 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $50,000 About Trend
Number of vacation residences sold, 2016 1 24 About Trend
... single family vacation homes 1 22 About Trend
... vacation condominiums 0 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land 2 About Trend
Average price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $145,500 $135,024 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $145,500 $143,890 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $0 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $37,500 About Trend
Median price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $145,500 $110,000 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $145,500 $127,500 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $0 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $37,500 About Trend
Primary residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 1 1 About Trend
... average price $28,000 $28,000 About Trend
... median price $28,000 $28,000 About Trend
Vacation residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 0 About Trend
... average price $0 About Trend
... median price $0 About Trend
Municipal tax rate (plus LAR and highway) (p/$100), FY2015 0.6095 About Trend
Educational tax rate for homesteads (p/$100), FY2015 1.038 About Trend
Educational tax rate for non-residential (p/$100), FY2015 1.4847 About Trend
Common level of appraisal ratio, FY2016 1.0728 About Trend
Median monthly owner costs, 2009-2013 $559 most reliable $755 most reliable $706 most reliable About Trend
... with mortgage $1,025 most reliable $1,051 most reliable $1,041 most reliable About Trend
... without mortgage $413 most reliable $424 most reliable $417 most reliable About Trend
... as percentage of household income 14.6% most reliable 19.3% most reliable 22.1% most reliable About Trend
Owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 59 most reliable 390 most reliable 2,247 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 15.3% most reliable 17.9% most reliable 29.2% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 3.4% most reliable 4.9% most reliable 11.3% most reliable About Trend
... with a mortgage 27 most reliable 213 most reliable 1,166 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 18.5% most reliable 19.2% most reliable 36.9% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 7.4% most reliable 3.8% most reliable 15.3% most reliable About Trend
... without a mortgage 32 most reliable 177 most reliable 1,081 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 12.5% most reliable 16.4% most reliable 21% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 0% most reliable 6.2% most reliable 7% most reliable About Trend
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 $104,600 most reliable $111,200 most reliable $122,200 most reliable About Trend
Rental housing costsBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Specified housing units with gross rent (total), 2009-2013 17 most reliable 96 most reliable 440 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 82.4% most reliable 52.2% most reliable 59.6% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 11.8% most reliable 34.8% most reliable 28.2% most reliable About Trend
Median gross rent (all units), 2009-2013 $558 most reliable $653 most reliable $679 most reliable About Trend
... as a percentage of household income 34.6% most reliable 31% most reliable 35.1% most reliable About Trend
Fair market rent (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (40%)† $602 $602 $602 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (40%)† $629 $629 $629 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (40%)† $781 $781 $781 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (40%)† $977 $977 $977 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,077 $1,077 $1,077 About Trend
Median rents (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $627 $627 $627 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $655 $655 $655 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $813 $813 $813 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,017 $1,017 $1,017 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,121 $1,121 $1,121 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 NeedsBeecher Falls Canaan Essex Co.
Supplemental security income recipients, 2014 233 About Trend
... younger than age 18 21 About Trend
... aged 16-64 168 About Trend
... aged 65 and older 44 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 75% 75% 75% About Trend
... % income needed for 1-bedroom apartment 78% 78% 78% About Trend
Age of householder, 2010
... owner-occupied housing units 55 330 2,260 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 0 2 18 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 30 144 987 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 13 100 557 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 9 48 396 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 3 36 302 About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units, 24 109 558 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 2 8 55 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 15 50 281 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 4 19 86 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 2 19 68 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 1 13 68 About Trend
Noninstitutionalized population (civilians 5 years and older), 2009-2013 171 1,156 6,276 About Trend
... percent with a disability 7 13 19 About Trend
... 5 to 17 years 36 195 917 About Trend
... percent with a disability 0 8 9 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 110 753 3,794 About Trend
... percent with a disability 11 11 15 About Trend
... 65 years and older 20 168 1,286 About Trend
... percent with a disability 0 30 40 About Trend
Population for whom poverty status was determined, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 160 1,085 6,178 About Trend
Below poverty level, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 40 184 929 About Trend
... under 5 years 0 13 56 About Trend
... 5 to 11 years 5 7 65 About Trend
... 12 to 17 years 11 17 71 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 16 114 597 About Trend
... 65 to 74 years 0 25 79 About Trend
... 75 years and older 8 8 61 About Trend
Families for whom poverty status was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 46 357 1,792 About Trend
... below poverty level 6 49 210 About Trend
... with related children under 18 6 41 154 About Trend
Households for whom public assistance income was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 76 492 2,774 About Trend
... with public assistance income 2 13 102 About Trend
Civilian veterans, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 6 94 659 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 0 9 608 About Trend
... occupied 0 3 33 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 3 29 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 0 4 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 0 5 552 About Trend
... occupied 0 3 26 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 3 16 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 0 10 About Trend
Median year structure built, 2009-2013 (Estimated)
... all housing units 1957 1969 1972 About Trend
... occupied housing units 1956 1964 1970 About Trend
... owner occupied 1955 1967 1973 About Trend
... renter occupied 1961 1939- 1952 About Trend

This data last revised August 29, 2017

Top of page