Bennington County, Vermont Population 2018

Bennington County, Vermont's estimated population is 35,594 with a growth rate of -0.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bennington County, Vermont is the 8th largest county in Vermont.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201736,0544601.29%
201735,594-260-0.73%
201635,854-234-0.65%
201536,088-99-0.27%
201436,187-361-0.99%
201336,548-55-0.15%
201236,603-193-0.52%
201136,796-286-0.77%
201037,0821,2373.45%
199035,8452,5007.50%
198033,3454,06313.88%
197029,2824,19416.72%
196025,0889734.03%
195024,1151,8298.21%
194022,2866312.91%
193021,655780.36%
192021,5771990.93%
191021,378-327-1.51%
190021,7051,2576.15%
189020,448-1,502-6.84%
188021,9506252.93%
187021,3251,8899.72%
186019,4368474.56%
185018,5891,71710.18%
184016,872-596-3.41%
183017,4681,3438.33%
182016,1252321.46%
181015,8931,2768.73%
180014,6172,36319.28%
179012,2540.00%

Bennington County, Vermont Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White34,672
Two or More Races772
Black or African American350
Asian140
Some Other Race77
American Indian and Alaska Native31
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Bennington County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Bennington County, Vermont Median Age

46.6


Total

44.9


Male

47.9


Female

Bennington County, Vermont Adults

There are 29,113 adults, (7,723 of whom are seniors) in Bennington County, Vermont.

Bennington County, Vermont Age Dependency

68.6

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bennington County, Vermont Sex Ratio

Female

18,365

50.94%

Male

17,689

49.06%

Bennington County, Vermont Households and Families

Bennington County, Vermont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Bennington County, Vermont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.9%14.1%
All72.9%27.1%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
Male60.9%39.1%
Female52.1%47.9%

72.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bennington County, Vermont Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2802.2672.9
Married7,2852.8185.9
Non Family5,5161.264.1
Female1,8682.9252.1
Male6113.3760.9

2.74

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bennington County, Vermont Households

Bennington County, Vermont Education

Bennington County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5592.18%
9th to 12th Grade1,7296.73%
High School Graduate7,79230.35%
Some College4,77218.59%
Associates Degree2,0217.87%
Bachelors Degree5,40921.07%
Graduate Degree3,39313.22%

Bennington County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,66022,5568,550
Multiple Races39629316
Hispanic35331687
Black16514786
Asian847263
Other Race373712
Native American217
Islander1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 75.00%.

Bennington County, Vermont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,077$36,764$30,197
Less Than High School$25,550$26,263$19,173
High School Grad$30,290$35,124$26,987
Some College$31,302$36,434$26,275
Bachelors Degree$36,410$45,206$32,061
Graduate Degree$53,611$64,263$45,399

$33,077

Average Earnings

$36,764

Average Male

$30,197

Average Female

Bennington County, Vermont Language

Bennington County, Vermont Language by Age

Bennington County, Vermont Language

96.12% of Bennington County, Vermont residents speak only English, while 3.88% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.46% of the population.

Bennington County, Vermont Poverty

Bennington County, Vermont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White32,9893,97012.03%
Multiple74824933.29%
Hispanic57414024.39%
Black23310344.21%
Asian1192420.17%
Native23626.09%

12.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.00%

Male Poverty Rate

13.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bennington County, Vermont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bennington County, Vermont is Black, with 44.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bennington County, Vermont is White, with 12.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.11%.

Bennington County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.90%
High School14.07%
Some College10.76%
Bachelors or Greater3.33%

Bennington County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.53%
Male Unemployed24.90%
Female Employed5.47%
Male Employed4.89%

Bennington County, Vermont Income

Bennington County, Vermont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,251$73,118
Families$65,812$85,659
Married Families$80,279$
Non Families$33,351$46,778

Bennington County, Vermont Marital Status

Bennington County, Vermont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

48.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bennington County, Vermont Married by Age and Sex

Bennington County, Vermont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Bennington County, Vermont Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Bennington County, Vermont Veterans

Bennington County, Vermont Veterans by War

2,616

Number of Veterans

2,514

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam933
First Gulf War371
Korea362
World War II289
Second Gulf War160

Bennington County, Vermont Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+938
65 to 74758
35 to 54497
55 to 64363
18 to 3460

Bennington County, Vermont Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,5238.98%
Black5118.09%
2 or More285.31%
Hispanic163.63%
Indian838.10%
Hawaiian650.00%

Bennington County, Vermont Veterans by Education

5.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bennington County, Vermont Employment Status

Bennington County, Vermont Employment by Age

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Bennington County, Vermont Employment by Race

Bennington County, Vermont Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Bennington County, Vermont

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
North Bennington16431619-24-1.46%
Manchester746737-9-1.21%
Old Bennington139137-2-1.44%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990