North Hero, Vermont

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

North Hero, Vermont

Contact Accredited Schools With Online Options

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

High Points

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

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 10% North Hero College Educated Adults

Comparative Profile of North Hero, Vermont

Comparing North Hero 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
Age of the Population 9 10
Male Share of the Population 9 9
Well-Paid Single Men 8 5
Well-Paid Single Women 7 4
Senior Citizens 3 5
Racial Diversity 3 2
Female Share of the Population 2 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 8
Average Household Size 5 6


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 8
Working at Home 8 4
Walking and Biking to Work 7 5
Short Commute Times 1 1


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

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

North Hero Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 144 miles N of Schenectady, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 204 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Grand Isle
Metro Area Burlington
Standard Zip Codes 05474
Phone Area Codes 802
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.85
Longitude -73.27

North Hero Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHAZY
Distance 8.3 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 27 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 30.2 inches
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 6 to 25 F
Apr Temp 33 to 51 F
Jul Temp 60 to 79 F
Oct Temp 38 to 56 F
Annual Precip 36 inches
Distance 16.9 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
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

North Hero Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 810 100%
Male 408 50.4%
Female 402 49.6%
Under 18 177 21.9%
18+ 633 78.1%
65+ 100 12.3%
Median Age 42.9
Average Family Size 2.79
White 790 97.5%
African-American 2 0.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 13 1.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 5 0.6%

Estimated North Hero Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 910
Growth 100
Growth % 12.3%

North Hero 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 17.8%
French (except Basque) 16%
Irish 11.3%
French Canadian 9.6%
US/American 7.4%
Scottish 6.4%
German 6.1%
Italian 5.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
Polish 2.4%
European 2.2%
Canadian 1.2%
British 1%
Swiss 0.9%
Dutch 0.9%
Welsh 0.9%
Russian 0.6%
Norwegian 0.6%
Eastern European 0.4%
Czech 0.4%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Slovak 0.4%
Estonian 0.4%
Greek 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.3%
Danish 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Abnaki (05474)
Birdland (05474)
Knights Point (05474)
Lagrange (05474)

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)
North Hero 810 $51,964
Alburg 488 $39,792
Grand Isle 1,955 $52,143
Isle La Motte 488 $41,094
South Hero 1,696 $61,198
St. Albans 7,650 $44,286
Swanton 2,548 $41,929
  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

Featured Colleges in the North Hero Area (QuickSchools™)

quickinfoThese schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles).

Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.

Matching School Ads

Penn Foster College

Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.

  • Programs: Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Degrees: Associate

Change the World with American University

Be a part of something bigger than yourself.

  • Programs: Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation, Master of Public Administration and Policy, Master of Science in Sports Analytics Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master

Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
  • Degrees: Master

Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

Since 1888, The University of Scranton has grounded its education in Catholic and Jesuit principles based on intellectual growth and integrity, all of which shape the online master’s and certificate programs.

  • Programs: Online MBA specialization in International Business, Online General MBA, Online MBA specialization in Accounting, more...
  • Degrees: Master
Matching School Ads

North Hero Colleges

(List of Vermont Colleges)

  • Overview
  • Almanac
  • People
  • Local
  • Schools
  • Places Similar To North Hero

Advanced Controls

Click this [+/-] link to see or edit the similarity criteria used.

Limit Results to One State?

Sorry, no cities with similar criterias found in our database. Please choose any other state and try.
You are visiting:

Find a school near you

Study Online in North Hero

Matching School Ads
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources on CityTownInfo

Real-World Career Reports

Career Stories from workers: daily activities, job tips, best/worst job aspects, training, etc.
Daily Career & Education News from our staff. We're an approved Google News provider!

Career References and Original Articles

Resource Center. A starting point for all CityTownInfo career and college resources.
Career Overviews of hundreds of careers: descriptions, salaries, forecasts, schools, more.
Best Careers Not Requiring Degrees: Good pay, job growth, low need for degrees.
Helpful Articles, many in "how-to" format; e.g., "How to Become a Chef".
Infographics covering employment and educational trends.

College Directories and Lists

These lists link to thousands of detailed school profiles.

Colleges by State. Nearly every college and trade school in the country.
Colleges Listed Alphabetically. About 7,000 colleges & trade schools, including online schools.
Colleges by Major City. Browse cities with multiple college options.
Online Colleges. Colleges with online degree programs.
Graduate Schools by State. Colleges offering graduate degree programs.
Graduate Schools by Major City. Find cities with multiple graduate school options.

Additional Resources

Large City Map

Info for North Hero Government Officials

Are you an official in the North Hero government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104