Essex County, Vermont Population 2018

Essex County, Vermont's estimated population is 6,230 with a growth rate of -0.16% 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
20176,203-27-0.43%
20176,230-10-0.16%
20166,240450.73%
20156,195400.65%
20146,155-38-0.61%
20136,193-31-0.50%
20126,224-99-1.57%
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

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

Essex County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

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

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

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

Essex County, Vermont Households by Type

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 Households

Essex County, Vermont Education

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

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 hispanic people with a rate of 45.45%.

Essex County, Vermont Earnings by Educational Attainment

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 largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, 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%.

Essex County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.45%
High School13.62%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater9.28%

Essex County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status by Race


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

Essex County, Vermont Veterans

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by War

587

Number of Veterans

550

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

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

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74225
75+148
35 to 54101
55 to 6491
18 to 3422

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

Essex County, Vermont Employment by Age

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Essex County, Vermont Employment by Race

Essex County, Vermont Employment by Education

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