Essex County, Vermont Population 2019

Essex County, Vermont's estimated population is 6,213 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Essex County, Vermont is the 14th largest county in Vermont.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20186,250370.60%
20176,213-14-0.22%
20166,227310.50%
20156,196420.68%
20146,154-39-0.63%
20136,193-30-0.48%
20126,223-100-1.58%
20116,323110.17%
20106,312-93-1.45%
19906,405921.46%
19806,31389716.56%
19705,416-667-10.96%
19606,083-174-2.78%
19506,257-233-3.59%
19406,490-577-8.16%
19307,067-297-4.03%
19207,364-20-0.27%
19107,384-672-8.34%
19008,056-1,455-15.30%
18909,5111,58019.92%
18807,9311,12016.44%
18706,8111,02517.72%
18605,7861,13624.43%
18504,65042410.03%
18404,2262456.15%
18303,98169721.22%
18203,2841976.38%
18103,0871,608108.72%
18001,4790.00%

Essex County, Vermont Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,992
Two or More Races78
Black or African American64
Asian32
American Indian and Alaska Native20
Some Other Race17

Essex County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2019

Essex County, Vermont Median Age

50


Total

49.6


Male

50.2


Female

Essex County, Vermont Adults

There are 5,091 adults, (1,485 of whom are seniors) in Essex County, Vermont.

Essex County, Vermont Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

41.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Essex County, Vermont Sex Ratio

Female

3,068

49.46%

Male

3,135

50.54%

Essex County, Vermont Households and Families

Essex County, Vermont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Essex County, Vermont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All79%21%
Non Family76.8%23.2%
Female58.7%41.3%
Male46.3%53.7%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7202.2779
Married1,3622.8586.9
Non Family9941.1676.8
Female2693.0758.7
Male953.3346.3

2.78

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

8.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Essex County, Vermont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3066.50%
9th to 12th Grade4108.71%
High School Graduate2,15945.87%
Some College65313.87%
Associates Degree48910.39%
Bachelors Degree4279.07%
Graduate Degree2635.59%

Essex County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5463,858670
Multiple Races51453
Hispanic434216
Black3120
Asian23183
Native American1510
Other Race11105

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 97.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 45.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,389$35,234$21,821
Less Than High School$15,750$19,750$14,583
High School Grad$25,938$32,463$20,142
Some College$30,511$40,156$23,095
Bachelors Degree$32,375$46,579$24,750
Graduate Degree$51,842$56,875$50,000

$28,389

Average Earnings

$35,234

Average Male

$21,821

Average Female

Essex County, Vermont Language

Essex County, Vermont Language by Age

Essex County, Vermont Language

94.01% of Essex County, Vermont residents speak only English, while 5.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.46% of the population.

Essex County, Vermont Poverty

Essex County, Vermont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,91585414.44%
Black6464100.00%
Native201680.00%
Hispanic831113.25%
Other171164.71%
Multiple781012.82%
Asian32515.63%

15.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.38%

Male Poverty Rate

17.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Essex County, Vermont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Essex County, Vermont is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Essex County, Vermont is Multiple, with 12.82% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.57%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.45%
High School13.62%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater9.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.36%
Male Unemployed18.42%
Female Employed7.77%
Male Employed4.79%

Essex County, Vermont Income

Essex County, Vermont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,767$50,857
Families$48,500$61,469
Married Families$60,238-
Non Families$19,683$28,866

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Essex County, Vermont Married by Age and Sex

Essex County, Vermont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status by Race

Essex County, Vermont Veterans

587

Number of Veterans

550

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam271
Korea68
Second Gulf War64
First Gulf War49
World War II25

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White57811.75%
Hispanic1125.58%
2 or More915.00%

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Education

9.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Essex County, Vermont Employment Status

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

  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