Orange County VT Information


Orange County Subdivisions

Orange County VT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 29,464
Population in Households 28,749
Population in Familes 22,463
Population in Group Qrtrs 715
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 10


Total Households 12,157
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 7,951
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 15,368 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,489 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,668 (17.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,211 (20.9%)
Median Home Value $177,034
Average Home Value $200,411


Median Household Income $53,919
Average Household Income $64,573
Per Capita Income $26,746
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.35% 0.36%
Households 0.43% 0.45%
Families 0.21% 0.3%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   2.64%
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.


Orange County VT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orange County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 10 36th
Population Density1 # 12 21st
Diversity Index2 # 12 21st
Median Household Income # 6 64th
Per Capita Income # 10 36th

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