Grand Isle County VT Information


Grand Isle County Subdivisions

Grand Isle County VT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,168
Population in Households 7,168
Population in Familes 5,773
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 88
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 2,995
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 2,082
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,335 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,414 (45.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 581 (10.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,340 (43.9%)
Median Home Value $286,237
Average Home Value $358,720


Median Household Income $60,669
Average Household Income $81,634
Per Capita Income $34,109
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.45% 0.59%
Households 0.51% 0.63%
Families 0.43% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.72%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
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.


Grand Isle County VT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grand Isle County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 13 14th
Population Density1 # 3 86th
Diversity Index2 # 3 86th
Median Household Income # 2 93rd
Per Capita Income # 2 93rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Vermont Census Data Comparison Tool.