Chittenden County, Vermont Population 2019

Chittenden County, Vermont's estimated population is 162,891 with a growth rate of 0.84% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chittenden County, Vermont is the largest county in Vermont.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2018164,5721,6811.03%
2017162,8911,3490.84%
2016161,5422480.15%
2015161,2941,3330.83%
2014159,9615170.32%
2013159,4447670.48%
2012158,6776540.41%
2011158,0231,2500.80%
2010156,77325,01218.98%
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
White146,249
Asian6,147
Black or African American4,205
Two or More Races3,075
Some Other Race799
American Indian and Alaska Native465
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander45

Chittenden County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2019

Chittenden County, Vermont Median Age

36.6


Total

35


Male

38


Female

Chittenden County, Vermont Adults

There are 131,295 adults, (21,842 of whom are seniors) in Chittenden County, Vermont.

Chittenden County, Vermont Age Dependency

47.1

Age Dependency Ratio

20

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Chittenden County, Vermont Sex Ratio

Female

82,057

50.97%

Male

78,928

49.03%

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%15%
All63.1%36.9%
Male56.2%43.8%
Female48.2%51.8%
Non Family42.7%57.3%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All64,9062.3363.1
Married30,0002.9985
Non Family27,5491.4442.7
Female5,2512.9348.2
Male2,1063.1456.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chittenden County, Vermont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3512.23%
9th to 12th Grade4,0323.83%
High School Graduate21,02519.97%
Some College16,76615.93%
Associates Degree8,8398.40%
Bachelors Degree30,52429.00%
Graduate Degree21,72220.64%

Chittenden County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White96,43091,75048,407
Asian3,5522,5111,527
Black1,8871,577689
Hispanic1,8751,702981
Multiple Races1,2481,111624
Other Race475413278
Native American37432958
Islander191911

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 other race people with a rate of 58.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,847$50,239$37,103
Less Than High School$23,534$27,250$16,974
High School Grad$32,543$38,621$26,049
Some College$39,849$43,262$35,275
Bachelors Degree$47,039$56,697$38,438
Graduate Degree$61,814$74,410$52,327

$42,847

Average Earnings

$50,239

Average Male

$37,103

Average Female

Chittenden County, Vermont Language

Chittenden County, Vermont Language by Age

Chittenden County, Vermont Language

90.16% of Chittenden County, Vermont residents speak only English, while 9.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.06% of the population.

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty

Chittenden County, Vermont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White135,28914,20710.50%
Black3,92888422.51%
Asian5,74175513.15%
Multiple2,86657820.17%
Hispanic3,19655517.37%
Other76112916.95%
Native4499420.94%

11.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.29%

Male Poverty Rate

12.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont is Black, with 22.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chittenden County, Vermont is White, with 10.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.95%
High School9.80%
Some College7.60%
Bachelors or Greater4.22%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.30%
Male Unemployed29.49%
Female Employed7.78%
Male Employed6.23%

Chittenden County, Vermont Income

Chittenden County, Vermont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$66,906$88,995
Families$91,080$112,710
Married Families$104,610$127,612
Non Families$42,130$53,894

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

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 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Chittenden County, Vermont Marital Status by Race

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans

8,143

Number of Veterans

7,495

Male Veterans

648

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam3,088
First Gulf War1,337
Second Gulf War1,033
Korea893
World War II508

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,9336.56%
2 or More1016.06%
Hispanic853.17%
Asian430.89%
Indian287.12%
Black220.79%
Other81.52%
Hawaiian817.78%

Chittenden County, Vermont Veterans by Education

4.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.48%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chittenden County, Vermont Employment Status

69.7%

Labor Force Participation

66.7%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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