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Demographics

People

Total Population1,398
Male Share of the Population56.2%
Female Share of the Population43.8%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+701
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married58.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27.6%
Median Earnings25+$38,500
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,406

Wealth

Median Family Income$71,094
% Above Poverty Level95.6%
% Below Poverty Level4.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home7.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone22.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,011
Median House Value$169,500

Ancestry

English24.6%
Irish19.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)11.3%
German10.9%
French Except Basque9.7%
Canadian6.7%
Scottish5.9%
Italian5%
Polish4.8%
Greek2.2%
Finnish1.4%
Lithuanian1.1%
Ugandan1%
African1%
Portuguese0.9%
Welsh0.9%
Dutch0.8%
Danishn0.7%
Swedish0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Norwegian0.3%
Hungarian0.2%
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Bennington Almanac

CategoryValue
County Hillsborough County
Standard Zip Codes3442
Phone Area Codes603
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43
Approximate Longitude-71.93

Bennington Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationDEERING
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 78 F
Oct Temp40 to 57 F
Annual Precip46.4 inches
StationPETERBORO 2 S
Distance10.7 miles
Jan Temp9 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip44.6 inches
StationSURRY MOUNTAIN LAKE
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp7 to 30 F
Apr Temp32 to 54 F
Jul Temp56 to 80 F
Oct Temp33 to 59 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Antrim2,650$76,767
Deering1,924$71,974
Francestown1,465$97,356
Greenfield1,648$75,441
Hancock1,829$98,947
Hillsborough5,971$62,491

Bennington Public Libraries

G.e.p. Dodge Library
2 MAIN STREET
Bennington, New Hampshire
(603) 588-6585

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Bennington Public Schools

Pierce Elementary School
19 Main St.
ZIP: 3442
(603) 588-2131
Primary
Total Enrollment 59
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