Bennington, VT Micropolitan Statistical Area VT Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Bennington, VT Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Bennington, VT Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 37,907
Population in Households 36,432
Population in Familes 27,968
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,475
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 15,996
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 10,041
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,861 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,271 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,725 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,865 (26.8%)
Median Home Value $230,916
Average Home Value $293,186


Median Household Income $48,854
Average Household Income $68,489
Per Capita Income $29,303
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.33% 0.11%
Households 0.54% 0.24%
Families 0.44% 0.18%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.17%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.