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Demographics

People

Total Population333
Male Share of the Population54.7%
Female Share of the Population45.3%
Senior Citizens22.8%
Employed Population 16+157
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married49.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher2.6%
Median Earnings25+$21,618
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,397

Wealth

Median Family Income$37,500
% Above Poverty Level67%
% Below Poverty Level33%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home2.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work8.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.3%
Median Gross Rent$624
Median House Value$91,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)24.9%
French Except Basque21%
English15.3%
Irish12%
German11.7%
Canadian9.6%
Scottish6.9%
Polish3%
Syrian0.9%
Arab0.9%
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Canaan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Essex County
Standard Zip Codes5903
P.O. Box Zip Codes5901
Phone Area Codes802
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude45
Approximate Longitude-71.53

Canaan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOLEBROOK
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp0 to 24 F
Apr Temp28 to 50 F
Jul Temp54 to 77 F
Oct Temp33 to 54 F
Annual Precip39.9 inches
StationFIRST CONN LAKE
Distance19.3 miles
Jan Temp-3 to 21 F
Apr Temp24 to 46 F
Jul Temp52 to 74 F
Oct Temp32 to 51 F
Annual Precip44.9 inches
StationBERLIN
Distance41 miles
Jan Temp4 to 26 F
Apr Temp30 to 51 F
Jul Temp55 to 78 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip40.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Derby Line815$73,393

Canaan Public Libraries

Alice M. Ward Memorial
27 PARK ST.
Canaan, Vermont
(802) 266-7135

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Canaan Public Schools

Canaan Schools
99 School Street
ZIP: 5903
(802) 266-8910
Other
Total Enrollment 192
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