Orleans County VT Information


Orleans County Subdivisions

Orleans County VT Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 28,039
Daytime Population: Workers 11,595
Daytime Population: Residents 15,886
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,481
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 27,256
Population in Familes 20,850
Population in Group Qrtrs 783
Population Density2 40
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $42,966
Average Household Income $58,816
Per Capita Income $25,035


Total Housing Units 17,396 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,735 (50.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,045 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,616 (32.3%)
Median Home Value $168,071
Average Home Value $207,041


Total Households 11,780
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 7,462
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 0.4% 0.51%
Households 0.55% 0.6%
Families 0.31% 0.44%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   2.82%


Orleans County VT - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Orleans County to the other 14 counties and county equivalents in Vermont by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 11 29th
Population Density # 13 14th
Diversity Index # 11 29th
Median Household Income # 13 14th
Per Capita Income # 13 14th

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