Vermont housing data profiles

General housing data: Orleans, Barton, Orleans County


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Housing demandOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Total population, 2010 818 2,810 27,231 About Trend
... in occupied housing units 818 2,743 26,413 About Trend
... owner occupied 538 1,994 20,458 About Trend
... renter occupied 280 749 5,955 About Trend
Total group quarters population, 2010** 0 67 818 About Trend

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

Number of households, 2010 349 1,192 11,320 About Trend
... owning home 217 830 8,553 About Trend
... renting home 132 362 2,767 About Trend
Number of families, 2010 217 733 7,298 About Trend
Average household size, 2010 2.34 2.30 2.33 About Trend
Average family size, 2010 2.88 2.86 2.81 About Trend
Owner-occupied units, 2009-2013 195 most reliable 785 most reliable 8,546 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people per room 0% most reliable 0.3% most reliable 0.8% most reliable About Trend
Renter-occupied units, 2009-2013 124 most reliable 325 most reliable 2,497 most reliable About Trend
... with 1.01 or more people p/room 2.4% most reliable 0.9% most reliable 3.4% most reliable About Trend
Year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for owner-occupied units
... 2005 or later 8.7% most reliable 10.6% most reliable 5.4% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 27.2% most reliable 42.7% most reliable 38.8% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 23.6% most reliable 16.9% most reliable 23% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 12.8% most reliable 14.6% most reliable 15.5% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 12.3% most reliable 8.8% most reliable 10.2% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 15.4% most reliable 6.4% most reliable 7.1% most reliable About Trend
... for renter-occupied units
... 2005 or later 56.5% most reliable 44% most reliable 36.1% most reliable About Trend
... 2000 to 2004 41.9% most reliable 40.3% most reliable 49.8% most reliable About Trend
... 1990 to 2000 1.6% most reliable 8.3% most reliable 9.9% most reliable About Trend
... 1980 to 1989 0% most reliable 5.5% most reliable 3.1% most reliable About Trend
... 1970 to 1979 0% most reliable 1.2% most reliable 0.4% most reliable About Trend
... 1969 or earlier 0% most reliable 0.6% most reliable 0.7% most reliable About Trend
Median year householder moved into unit, 2009-2013
... for all occupied units 2003 most reliable 2003 most reliable 2001 most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied 1994 most reliable 2001 most reliable 1997 most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied 2009 most reliable 2007 most reliable About Trend
Total workers 16 years of age or older, 2009-2013 323 most reliable 1,123 most reliable 12,092 most reliable About Trend
... working outside town/city of residence 62.2% most reliable 57.9% most reliable 61.9% most reliable About Trend
... working outside county of residence 15.8% most reliable 15.7% most reliable 15.7% most reliable About Trend
... working outside Vermont 0.9% most reliable 1.4% most reliable 1.1% most reliable About Trend
Ability to affordOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Median household income (Census), 2009-2013 $39,861 most reliable $40,769 most reliable $41,953 most reliable About Trend
... homeowner households 48,173 most reliable 52,455 most reliable 47,026 most reliable About Trend
... renter households 24,000 most reliable 20,547 most reliable 23,216 most reliable About Trend
Median family income (Census), 2009-2013 $50,000 most reliable $51,833 most reliable $52,235 most reliable About Trend
... for 2-person families 50,000 most reliable 46,450 most reliable 46,793 most reliable About Trend
... for 3-person families 39,844 most reliable 38,462 most reliable 54,931 most reliable About Trend
... for 4-person families 53,750 most reliable 68,125 most reliable 63,719 most reliable About Trend
... for 5-person families 55,536 most reliable 57,143 most reliable 58,482 most reliable About Trend
... for 6-person families 58,125 most reliable 180,469 most reliable 65,583 most reliable About Trend
... for 7-person families - - 71,250 most reliable About Trend
Median household income for family of four (HUD), 2016† $53,600 $53,600 $53,600 About Trend
Median family adjusted gross income, 2013 $33,307 $40,934 $43,300 About Trend
Annual average wage (Vermont DOL), 2014 $32,082 $34,450 About Trend
Housing wage, 2016***
... 0 bedroom unit† $11.38 $11.38 $11.38 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $11.98 $11.98 $11.98 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $14.75 $14.75 $14.75 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $18.31 $18.31 $18.31 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $20.21 $20.21 $20.21 About Trend
Housing wage as % of state minimum wage ($9.60), 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† 119% 119% 119% About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† 125% 125% 125% About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† 154% 154% 154% About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† 191% 191% 191% About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† 211% 211% 211% 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 $15,885 most reliable $20,014 most reliable $22,303 most reliable About Trend
Income needed to afford an apartment at HUD's FMR, 2016
... 0 bedroom unit† $23,680 $23,680 $23,680 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit† $24,920 $24,920 $24,920 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit† $30,680 $30,680 $30,680 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit† $38,080 $38,080 $38,080 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit† $42,040 $42,040 $42,040 About Trend
Labor force (Vermont DET), 2015 1,260 13,500 About Trend
... employed 1,170 12,700 About Trend
... unemployed 90 800 About Trend
... unemployment rate 7.4% 5.8% 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 stockOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Total housing units, 2010* 399 1,531 16,162 About Trend
... owner-occupied 217 830 8,553 About Trend
... renter-occupied 132 362 2,767 About Trend
... vacant housing units, 2010* 50 339 4,842 About Trend
... for seasonal, recreational, occasional use 12 230 3,951 About Trend
... for rent 17 35 272 About Trend
... for sale only 8 24 184 About Trend

*Read why some Census data might conflict with this number

Building permits estimated (total units), 2014 0 200 About Trend
... permitted units in single-family buildings 0 36 About Trend
... permitted units in multi-family buildings 0 164 About Trend
Home heating fuel, 2009-2013
... all occupied housing units 319 most reliable 1,110 most reliable 11,043 most reliable About Trend
... gas 9.4% most reliable 10.6% most reliable 12.4% most reliable About Trend
... electric 4.4% most reliable 5% most reliable 1.6% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 69.9% most reliable 55.3% most reliable 55.3% most reliable About Trend
... wood 14.7% most reliable 27.7% most reliable 29% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 1.6% most reliable 1.1% most reliable 1.4% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.3% most reliable 0.2% most reliable About Trend
... owner-occupied housing units 195 most reliable 785 most reliable 8,546 most reliable About Trend
... gas 3.1% most reliable 8.3% most reliable 11.1% most reliable About Trend
... electric 0% most reliable 3.8% most reliable 1% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 72.8% 51.5% most reliable 52.8% most reliable About Trend
... wood 21.5% most reliable 34.9% most reliable 33.5% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 2.6% most reliable 1.5% most reliable 1.6% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units 124 most reliable 325 most reliable 2,497 most reliable About Trend
... gas 19.4% most reliable 16.3% most reliable 17% most reliable About Trend
... electric 11.3% most reliable 7.7% most reliable 3.8% most reliable About Trend
... fuel oil, kerosene 65.3% most reliable 64.6% most reliable 64% most reliable About Trend
... wood 4% most reliable 10.5% most reliable 13.6% most reliable About Trend
... all other fuels 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 1% most reliable About Trend
... no fuel used 0% most reliable 0.9% most reliable 0.6% most reliable About Trend
Housing by units in structure, 2009-2013
... all housing units 394 most reliable 1,421 most reliable 16,053 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 54.3% most reliable 68.5% most reliable 76.9% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 19.3% most reliable 9.2% most reliable 4.6% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 26.1% most reliable 15.8% most reliable 9.4% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 0.3% most reliable 6.5% most reliable 9% 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 195 most reliable 785 most reliable 8,546 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 86.2% most reliable 87.5% most reliable 87.7% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 12.3% most reliable 3.6% most reliable 1.5% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0.7% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 1.5% most reliable 8.9% most reliable 10.1% 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 124 most reliable 325 most reliable 2,497 most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 1 unit 12.1% most reliable 17.2% most reliable 31.4% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 2 units 30.6% most reliable 21.2% most reliable 19.6% most reliable About Trend
... in buildings with 3 or more units 52.4% most reliable 57.2% most reliable 37.8% most reliable About Trend
... that are mobile homes 4.8% most reliable 4.3% most reliable 11.3% most reliable About Trend
... that are boats, RVs, vans or other 0% most reliable 0% most reliable 0% most reliable About Trend
Homeownership costsOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Primary residences sold in Jan-June 2017
... number sold 12 117 About Trend
... average price of homes sold $115,946 $156,840 About Trend
... median price of homes sold $96,500 $140,000 About Trend
Number of primary residences sold, 2016 24 260 About Trend
... single family homes 22 244 About Trend
... condominiums 1 About Trend
... mobile homes with land 2 15 About Trend
Average price of primary residences sold, 2016 $146,048 $160,428 About Trend
... single family homes $150,655 $165,365 About Trend
... condominiums $150,000 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $95,375 $80,823 About Trend
Median price of primary residences sold, 2016 $113,000 $146,000 About Trend
... single family homes $113,000 $150,250 About Trend
... condominiums $150,000 About Trend
... mobile homes with land $95,375 $70,000 About Trend
Number of vacation residences sold, 2016 64 About Trend
... single family vacation homes 56 About Trend
... vacation condominiums 2 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land 6 About Trend
Average price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $183,015 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $196,796 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $192,000 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $51,396 About Trend
Median price of vacation residences sold, 2016 $128,000 About Trend
... single family vacation homes $147,450 About Trend
... vacation condominiums $192,000 About Trend
... vacation mobile homes with land $46,250 About Trend
Primary residence mobile homes sold without land, 2016 2 8 About Trend
... average price $21,500 $25,000 About Trend
... median price $21,500 $23,000 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 0.2368 About Trend
Educational tax rate for homesteads (p/$100), FY2015 1.3443 About Trend
Educational tax rate for non-residential (p/$100), FY2015 1.5052 About Trend
Common level of appraisal ratio, FY2016 1.021 About Trend
Median monthly owner costs, 2009-2013 $941 most reliable $925 most reliable $881 most reliable About Trend
... with mortgage $1,092 most reliable $1,156 most reliable $1,210 most reliable About Trend
... without mortgage $469 most reliable $520 most reliable $525 most reliable About Trend
... as percentage of household income 21.8% most reliable 22.7% most reliable 23.1% most reliable About Trend
Owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 195 most reliable 785 most reliable 8,546 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 24.1% most reliable 32.2% most reliable 34.3% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 8.7% most reliable 12% most reliable 13.5% most reliable About Trend
... with a mortgage 121 most reliable 479 most reliable 4,775 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 29.8% most reliable 40.3% most reliable 40% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 9.9% most reliable 16.1% most reliable 15.7% most reliable About Trend
... without a mortgage 74 most reliable 306 most reliable 3,771 most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 30% of household income 14.9% most reliable 19.6% most reliable 27.1% most reliable About Trend
... with owner costs at or above 50% of household income 6.8% most reliable 5.6% most reliable 10.7% most reliable About Trend
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2009-2013 $99,300 most reliable $123,200 most reliable $156,300 most reliable About Trend
Rental housing costsOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Specified housing units with gross rent (total), 2009-2013 121 most reliable 320 most reliable 2,229 most reliable About Trend
... at or above 30% of household income 43.4% most reliable 42.9% most reliable 54.9% most reliable About Trend
... at or above 50% of household income 27.4% most reliable 22.9% most reliable 27% most reliable About Trend
Median gross rent (all units), 2009-2013 $678 most reliable $585 most reliable $692 most reliable About Trend
... as a percentage of household income 28.4% most reliable 28.3% most reliable 32.7% most reliable About Trend
Fair market rent (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (40%)† $598 $598 $598 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (40%)† $654 $654 $654 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (40%)† $788 $788 $788 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (40%)† $986 $986 $986 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (40%)† $1,090 $1,090 $1,090 About Trend
Median rents (HUD), 2017
... 0 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $636 $636 $636 About Trend
... 1 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $696 $696 $696 About Trend
... 2 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $838 $838 $838 About Trend
... 3 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,048 $1,048 $1,048 About Trend
... 4 bedroom unit (50%) — Median rents† $1,159 $1,159 $1,159 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 NeedsOrleans Barton Orleans Co.
Supplemental security income recipients, 2014 1,032 About Trend
... younger than age 18 84 About Trend
... aged 16-64 756 About Trend
... aged 65 and older 192 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 79% 79% 79% About Trend
Age of householder, 2010
... owner-occupied housing units 217 830 8,553 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 1 10 97 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 108 380 3,847 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 45 190 2,109 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 28 131 1,431 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 35 119 1,069 About Trend
... renter-occupied housing units, 132 362 2,767 About Trend
... with householder 15 to 24 years 18 36 316 About Trend
... with householder 25 to 54 years 67 180 1,550 About Trend
... with householder 55 to 64 years 14 39 328 About Trend
... with householder 65 to 74 years 15 44 248 About Trend
... with householder 75 years and older 18 63 325 About Trend
Noninstitutionalized population (civilians 5 years and older), 2009-2013 854 2,700 26,556 About Trend
... percent with a disability 22 18 16 About Trend
... 5 to 17 years 132 400 4,286 About Trend
... percent with a disability 10 5 8 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 498 1,620 16,062 About Trend
... percent with a disability 23 17 13 About Trend
... 65 years and older 120 480 4,801 About Trend
... percent with a disability 53 37 36 About Trend
Population for whom poverty status was determined, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 810 2,631 26,225 About Trend
Below poverty level, 2011-2015 (Estimated) 206 468 4,070 About Trend
... under 5 years 37 37 319 About Trend
... 5 to 11 years 37 42 426 About Trend
... 12 to 17 years 17 51 361 About Trend
... 18 to 64 years 105 288 2,450 About Trend
... 65 to 74 years 6 24 230 About Trend
... 75 years and older 4 26 284 About Trend
Families for whom poverty status was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 194 654 6,986 About Trend
... below poverty level 34 65 684 About Trend
... with related children under 18 31 43 452 About Trend
Households for whom public assistance income was determined, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 319 1,110 11,043 About Trend
... with public assistance income 13 27 356 About Trend
Civilian veterans, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 72 239 2,366 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 0 35 764 About Trend
... occupied 0 10 134 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 0 63 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 10 71 About Trend
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities, 2009-2013 (Estimated) 10 51 842 About Trend
... occupied 0 16 137 About Trend
... owner occupied 0 0 43 About Trend
... renter occupied 0 16 94 About Trend
Median year structure built, 2009-2013 (Estimated)
... all housing units 1955 1971 About Trend
... occupied housing units 1964 1971 About Trend
... owner occupied 1969 1974 About Trend
... renter occupied 1939- 1950 1948 About Trend

This data last revised August 29, 2017

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