Chittenden County, Vermont Population 2018

Chittenden County, Vermont's estimated population is 162,372 with a growth rate of 1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chittenden County, Vermont is the 1st largest county in Vermont.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017162,3721,8621.16%
2016160,510-1,012-0.63%
2016161,5225120.32%
2015161,0105550.35%
2014160,4558870.56%
2013159,5681,0750.68%
2012158,4938750.56%
2011157,6188660.55%
2010156,75224,99118.97%
1990131,76116,22714.05%
1980115,53416,40316.55%
197099,13124,70633.20%
196074,42511,85518.95%
195062,57010,47220.10%
194052,0984,6279.75%
193047,4713,7638.61%
192043,7081,2612.97%
191042,4472,8477.19%
190039,6004,21111.90%
189035,3892,5977.92%
188032,792-3,688-10.11%
187036,4808,30929.49%
186028,171-865-2.98%
185029,0366,05926.37%
184022,9771,2125.57%
183021,7655,49333.76%
182016,272-1,848-10.20%
181018,1205,34241.81%
180012,7785,48375.16%
17907,2950.00%

Chittenden County, Vermont Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White146,371
Asian5,631
Black or African American4,088
Two or More Races3,167
Some Other Race791
American Indian and Alaska Native424
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander38

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Chittenden County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Chittenden County, Vermont Median Age

36.4


Total

34.9


Male

38.1


Female

Chittenden County, Vermont Adults

There are 130,495 adults, (21,187 of which are seniors) in Chittenden County, Vermont.

Chittenden County, Vermont Age Dependency

46.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Chittenden County, Vermont Sex Ratio

Female

81,981

51.08%

Male

78,529

48.92%

Chittenden County, Vermont Households and Families

Chittenden County, Vermont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chittenden County, Vermont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All63.8%36.2%
Male57%43%
Female50.2%49.8%
Non Family43.9%56.1%

63.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chittenden County, Vermont Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All64,0122.3563.8
Married29,4243.0185.1
Non Family27,2291.4743.9
Female5,3222.9650.2
Male2,0373.0557

2.93

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chittenden County, Vermont Households

Chittenden County, Vermont Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4912.38%
9th to 12th Grade3,9123.74%
High School Graduate21,23120.32%
Some College16,59115.88%
Associates Degree8,6568.28%
Bachelors Degree30,65529.33%
Graduate Degree20,96820.06%

Chittenden County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White96,09191,39847,941
Asian3,3512,3411,423
Hispanic1,8221,618888
Black1,8191,531720
Multiple Races1,1841,056609
Other Race465412264
Native American30221858
Islander222214

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 63.64%.

Chittenden County, Vermont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,554$48,679$36,132
Less Than High School$21,156$24,032$16,929
High School Grad$31,829$37,558$25,821
Some College$37,126$41,363$33,188
Bachelors Degree$45,892$56,254$37,186
Graduate Degree$60,726$72,409$51,431

$41,554

Average Earnings

$48,679

Average Male

$36,132

Average Female

Chittenden County, Vermont Language

Chittenden County, Vermont Language by Age

Chittenden County, Vermont Language

90.49% of Chittenden County, Vermont residents speak only English, while 9.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 5.39% of the population.

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White135,44914,12510.43%
Black3,75997826.02%
Asian5,23983515.94%
Multiple2,92769423.71%
Hispanic3,07158419.02%
Native41013232.20%
Other75512716.82%

11.49%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.60%

Male Poverty Rate

12.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont is Native, with 32.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont is White, with 10.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.81%.

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.63%
High School8.74%
Some College8.16%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.53%
Male Unemployed36.32%
Female Employed7.67%
Male Employed6.26%

Chittenden County, Vermont Income

Chittenden County, Vermont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,414$85,273
Families$89,039$107,576
Married Families$101,136$121,900
Non Families$41,910$52,456

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Chittenden County, Vermont Married by Age and Sex

Chittenden 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 35To44.

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status by Race

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by War

8,462

Number of Veterans

7,753

Male Veterans

709

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,899
First Gulf War1,287
Second Gulf War952
Korea870
World War II727

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,219
65 to 741,992
55 to 641,985
35 to 541,872
18 to 34394

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,3056.89%
Hispanic913.42%
2 or More714.17%
Asian340.78%
Black250.93%
Indian133.61%
Hawaiian821.05%
Other61.19%

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by Education

4.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chittenden County, Vermont Employment Status

Chittenden County, Vermont Employment by Age

70.3%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Chittenden County, Vermont Employment by Race

Chittenden County, Vermont Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Chittenden County, Vermont

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Burlington4241742260-157-0.37%
South Burlington179021897110695.97%
Essex Junction927310412113912.28%
Winooski72677128-139-1.91%
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