In Waterbury, about 46% of adults are married. Single people feel welcome in Waterbury, and many people make their homes without family or roommates living with them. Singles, rather than married couples, seem the order of the day in the village.
In 2000, Waterbury had a median family income of $47,708. It turns out that people in Waterbury tend to be educated, and a lot of them are college grads. It turns out that the village is home to a lot of successful single people.
In 2004, John Kerry garnered more political contributions ($15000) in Waterbury than did the other Presidential candidates. The Democratic party was the top fund-raiser among political parties in the village.
Of the houses, apartments, etc. in Waterbury, about 45% are lived in by their owners, not renters. The average year in which most residences in the village were built is earlier than in most places. Renting one (or even zero) bedroom apartments is pretty common in Waterbury.
In Waterbury, 87% of commuters drive to work.
Waterbury strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Vermont):
Well-Paid Single Women
Well-Paid Single Men
College Educated Adults
Comparing Waterbury to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Vermont (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||113 miles NW of Manchester, New Hampshire (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||161 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts|
|Standard Zip Codes||05676|
|Company Zip Codes||05671|
|Phone Area Codes||802|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WATERBURY 2 SSE|
|Jan Temp||7 to 26 F|
|Apr Temp||31 to 52 F|
|Jul Temp||56 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 55 F|
|Annual Precip||43.2 inches|
|Jan Temp||8 to 25 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 51 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||36 to 55 F|
|Annual Precip||35.9 inches|
|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|
|Average Family Size||2.78|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||10||0.6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,683|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|French (except Basque)||12.4%|
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||5.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Waterbury, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Colbyville (05676)
Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.
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