Town Of Bennington VT Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Bennington, VT

The Town Of Bennington is a County Subdivision of Bennington County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Bennington is an active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.

Also See: Bennington County Data | Cities in Bennington County | County Subdivisions in Bennington County

Town Of Bennington Boundary Map


Town Of Bennington Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,225
Population in Households 13,791
Population in Familes 10,103
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,434
Population Density1 360
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 6,056
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 3,524
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,842 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,510 (51.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,546 (37.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 786 (11.5%)
Median Home Value $175,300
Average Home Value $197,415


Median Household Income $41,530
Average Household Income $59,596
Per Capita Income $24,678
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.48% -0.47%
Households -0.43% -0.45%
Families -0.73% -0.64%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   2.51%
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.