Demographics & Economy

Statistics on Rutland County below sourced from the  US Census Bureau.

People Quick Facts Rutland County Vermont
Population, 2013 estimate 60,622 626,630
Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base 61,646 625,745
Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1,2013 -1.7% 0.1%
Population, 2010 61,642 625,741
Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013 4.6% 4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013 18.4% 19.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013 18.7% 16.4%
Female persons, percent, 2013 50.7% 50.7%
White alone, percent, 2013 (a) 97.1% 95.2%
Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a) 0.6% 1.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a) 0.3% 0.4%
Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a) 0.7% 1.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a) Z Z
Two or More Races, percent, 2013 1.4% 1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b) 1.3% 1.7%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 96.0% 93.8%
Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2009-2013 86.6% 86.6%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2009-2013 2.1% 4.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, % age 5+, 2009-2013 4.1% 5.2%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 89.4% 91.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2009-2013 28.0% 34.8%
Veterans, 2009-2013 5,261 48,456
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2009-2013 20.4 22.2

 

Business QuickFacts Rutland County Vermont
Private nonfarm establishments, 2012 2,189 21,161
Private nonfarm employment, 2012 24,434 265,460
Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012 -0.1% 0.5%
Nonemployer establishments, 2012 5,161 59,836
Total number of firms, 2007 7,560 78,729
Black-owned firms, percent, 2007 F S
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 0.5%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007 S 0.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007 F S
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007 0.5% 0.6%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2007 23.9% 26.0%
Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000) 640,754 10,751,461
Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000) 267,644 5,121,694
Retail sales, 2007 ($1000) 1,084,887 9,310,119
Retail sales per capita, 2007 $17,136 $15,005
Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000) 124,431 1,367,630
Building permits, 2012 49 1,301

 

Geography QuickFacts Rutland County Vermont
Land area in square miles, 2010 929.82 9,216.66
Persons per square mile, 2010 66.3 67.9
FIPS Code 21 50
Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area Rutland, VT Micro Area

 

United State Census Bureau Logo(a) Includes persons reporting only one race.
(b) Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories.
FN: Footnote on this item for this area in place of data
NA: Not available
D: Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information
X: Not applicable
S: Suppressed; does not meet publication standards
Z: Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown
F: Fewer than 100 firms

Source: US Census Bureau State & County Quick Facts