Essex County, Vermont Population 2018

Essex County, Vermont's estimated population is 6,230 with a growth rate of 0.92% 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
20176,230570.92%
20166,173-67-1.07%
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
White5,974
Two or More Races92
Black or African American43
Asian42
American Indian and Alaska Native19
Some Other Race3

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

Essex County, Vermont Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Essex County, Vermont Median Age

49.2


Total

49.2


Male

49.3


Female

Essex County, Vermont Adults

There are 5,043 adults, (1,407 of which are seniors) in Essex County, Vermont.

Essex County, Vermont Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Essex County, Vermont Sex Ratio

Female

3,054

49.47%

Male

3,119

50.53%

Essex County, Vermont Households and Families

Essex County, Vermont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Essex County, Vermont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All79.7%20.3%
Non Family78.1%21.9%
Female56.9%43.1%
Male50.5%49.5%

79.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Essex County, Vermont Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6912.2879.7
Married1,3732.7987.8
Non Family9311.278.1
Female2883.0756.9
Male993.1950.5

2.72

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

8.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade3216.89%
9th to 12th Grade4128.84%
High School Graduate2,05644.14%
Some College67814.56%
Associates Degree4529.70%
Bachelors Degree47610.22%
Graduate Degree2635.65%

Essex County, Vermont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5313,818722
Multiple Races38323
Hispanic30269
Asian29252
Black19155
Native American1311
Other Race21

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 86.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 30.00%.

Essex County, Vermont Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,300$33,533$22,421
Less Than High School$16,806$25,938$13,750
High School Grad$25,438$30,586$20,318
Some College$30,078$36,500$24,954
Bachelors Degree$36,136$46,429$30,227
Graduate Degree$51,016$56,250$49,000

$27,300

Average Earnings

$33,533

Average Male

$22,421

Average Female

Essex County, Vermont Language

Essex County, Vermont Language by Age

Essex County, Vermont Language

92.76% of Essex County, Vermont residents speak only English, while 7.24% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 6.46% of the population.

Essex County, Vermont Poverty

Essex County, Vermont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,88884114.28%
Black433479.07%
Native191789.47%
Multiple9299.78%
Asian42921.43%
Hispanic7822.56%
Other3266.67%

14.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.26%

Male Poverty Rate

16.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Essex County, Vermont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Essex County, Vermont is Native, with 89.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Essex County, Vermont is Hispanic, with 2.56% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.49%.

Essex County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.65%
High School13.86%
Bachelors or Greater9.20%
Some College8.14%

Essex County, Vermont Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.19%
Male Unemployed26.17%
Female Employed6.27%
Male Employed5.59%

Essex County, Vermont Income

Essex County, Vermont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,467$49,494
Families$48,316$57,532
Married Families$58,994$
Non Families$21,426$30,347

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

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 55To64.

Essex County, Vermont Marital Status by Race

Essex County, Vermont Veterans

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by War

631

Number of Veterans

597

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam272
Korea78
Second Gulf War73
First Gulf War56
World War II32

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74226
75+159
35 to 54115
55 to 64111
18 to 3420

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White62112.69%
2 or More1015.38%
Hispanic413.33%

Essex County, Vermont Veterans by Education

6.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Essex County, Vermont Employment Status

Essex County, Vermont Employment by Age

57.1%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

7.1%

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