Ferrisburg, Vermont

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Ferrisburg, Vermont

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High Points

Ferrisburg strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Vermont):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Ferrisburg College Educated Adults
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% Ferrisburg Median Family Income
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 16% Ferrisburg Well-Paid Single Women
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Ferrisburg People in Middle Class or Better
Well-Paid Single Men
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Ferrisburg Well-Paid Single Men
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 19% Ferrisburg Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Ferrisburg, Vermont

Comparing Ferrisburg to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Vermont (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 7
Well-Paid Single Men 9 8
Male Share of the Population 8 6
Age of the Population 7 7
Children Under 5 Years Old 6 8
Racial Diversity 4 3
Female Share of the Population 3 5
Senior Citizens 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 8 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 10 8
College Educated Adults 10 6
People in Middle Class or Better 9 8
People Above Poverty 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Walking and Biking to Work 7 4
Public Transportation Use 5 4
Short Commute Times 4 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Housing Recently Built 9 7
Affordability of Rents 2 4
People Living Alone 2 3
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 1
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 7

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Ferrisburg Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 102 miles N of Schenectady, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 169 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Addison
Standard Zip Codes 05456
Phone Area Codes 802
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.21
Longitude -73.26

Ferrisburg Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 16.3 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 28 F
Apr Temp 30 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 82 F
Oct Temp 33 to 58 F
Annual Precip 36.5 inches
Distance 17 miles
Jan Temp 4 to 26 F
Apr Temp 28 to 49 F
Jul Temp 53 to 77 F
Oct Temp 32 to 54 F
Annual Precip 46.6 inches
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 27 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 81 F
Oct Temp 39 to 56 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
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Ferrisburg Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,657 100%
Male 1,310 49.3%
Female 1,347 50.7%
Under 18 662 24.9%
18+ 1,995 75.1%
65+ 301 11.3%
Median Age 39
Average Family Size 2.99
White 2,595 97.7%
African-American 5 0.2%
Asian 13 0.5%
American Indian & Alaskan 11 0.4%
Other 1 0%
Mixed Race 32 1.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 0.6%

Estimated Ferrisburg Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,723
Growth 66
Growth % 2.5%

Ferrisburg Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 17%
French (except Basque) 13.5%
French Canadian 13.1%
US/American 12.6%
German 6.1%
Dutch 5.6%
Irish 5.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 4.9%
Italian 4.6%
Scottish 4%
Polish 2.4%
Scotch-Irish 2%
European 1.3%
Swedish 1.2%
Canadian 1%
Norwegian 0.9%
Swiss 0.9%
Greek 0.7%
Welsh 0.5%
Russian 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
British 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.2%
Pennsylvania German 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
Czechoslovakian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ferrisburg, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Ferrisburgh (05456)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ferrisburg 2,657 $61,111
Bristol 3,788 $48,458
Charlotte 3,569 $71,090
Hinesburg 4,340 $54,836
Monkton 1,759 $58,611
Shelburne 6,944 $78,492
Vergennes 2,741 $48,155
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