Town Of Peru VT Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Town Of Peru, VT

The Town Of Peru is a County Subdivision of Bennington County. The subdivision has a T1 Census Class Code which indicates that the Town Of Peru 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 Peru Boundary Map


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


Total Population 356
Population in Households 356
Population in Familes 279
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 10
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 158
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 100
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 697 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 120 (17.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 38 ( 5.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 539 (77.3%)
Median Home Value $396,000
Average Home Value $508,750


Median Household Income $56,134
Average Household Income $80,731
Per Capita Income $36,515
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.71% -0.57%
Households -0.6% -0.51%
Families -0.8% -0.61%
Median Household Income   1.65%
Per Capita Income   3.55%
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.