Grand Isle, Vermont

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Grand Isle, Vermont

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Grand Isle Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Grand Isle People in Middle Class or Better
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 18% Grand Isle College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of Grand Isle, Vermont

Comparing Grand Isle 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
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 6
Well-Paid Single Women 8 6
Age of the Population 7 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 4 5
Racial Diversity 3 3
Senior Citizens 2 4
Female Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 7 7


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 9 9
People in Middle Class or Better 9 8
College Educated Adults 9 4
Median Family Income 9 7

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 9 5
Public Transportation Use 6 5
Walking and Biking to Work 4 3
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 9
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 5 4
Affordability of Rents 3 5
People Living Alone 2 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 1 3

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Grand Isle Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 135 miles N of Schenectady, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 197 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Grand Isle
Metro Area Burlington
Standard Zip Codes 05458
Phone Area Codes 802
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.71
Longitude -73.29

Grand Isle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 5.3 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 27 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 57 F
Annual Precip 32.5 inches
Distance 9.6 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 80 F
Oct Temp 38 to 56 F
Annual Precip 34.4 inches
Distance 18.2 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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Grand Isle Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,955 100%
Male 984 50.3%
Female 971 49.7%
Under 18 495 25.3%
18+ 1,460 74.7%
65+ 203 10.4%
Median Age 39.9
Average Family Size 2.91
White 1,907 97.5%
African-American 4 0.2%
Asian 7 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 6 0.3%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 31 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 11 0.6%

Estimated Grand Isle Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,302
Growth 347
Growth % 17.7%

Grand Isle 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
French (except Basque) 16.7%
French Canadian 15.2%
English 14.8%
German 10.4%
US/American 10.1%
Irish 7.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.7%
Scottish 4.9%
Italian 4.4%
Polish 2.1%
Russian 1.2%
Scotch-Irish 0.9%
European 0.7%
Danish 0.5%
Carpatho Rusyn 0.5%
Norwegian 0.5%
Welsh 0.5%
Dutch 0.5%
Canadian 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Greek 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Syrian 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
Lebanese 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Adams Landing (05458)
Pearl (05458)
Point Farm (05458)

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)
Grand Isle 1,955 $52,143
Colchester 16,986 $58,358
Georgia 4,375 $59,712
Isle La Motte 488 $41,094
Milton 1,537 $48,882
North Hero 810 $51,964
South Hero 1,696 $61,198
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