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, 2017)


Total Population 37,178
Daytime Population: Workers 20,252
Daytime Population: Residents 18,889
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 39,141
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 35,703
Population in Familes 27,275
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,475
Population Density2 55
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $52,230
Average Household Income $73,171
Per Capita Income $31,166


Total Housing Units 21,657 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,915 (50.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,712 (21.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,030 (27.8%)
Median Home Value $229,643
Average Home Value $292,742


Total Households 15,627
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 9,686
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.02% -0.22%
Households 0.14% -0.15%
Families -0.11% -0.31%
Median Household Income   1.17%
Per Capita Income   2.96%