VT

National Population : 333,590,059
Vermont State Population : 584,973

About Pownal, VT

Pownal, VT is located in Bennington County in the state of Vermont.

The total City Population for Pownal is about 2,738 with about 28 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,431.

The Average Home Value is $158,300.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $210,899.00 for the state of Vermont, and roughly 16% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $54,623.00, which is roughly 8% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $59,492.00 for the state of Vermont, and roughly 5% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Pownal is about 7%.

Vermont is ranked #12 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 68.91 out of 100.

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Voting

Bennington County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.29% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 61.26%
Republican: 34.74%
Other: 2.65%
Libertarian: 0.97%
Green: 0.38%


Nearby Locations

North Pownal, VT (2.36 mi.)
Bennington, VT (5.74 mi.)
Woodford, VT (5.74 mi.)
Stamford, VT (7.67 mi.)
N Bennington, VT (9.26 mi.)
Readsboro, VT (11.79 mi.)
West Marlboro, VT (17.15 mi.)
Wilmington, VT (17.15 mi.)
Searsburg, VT (17.15 mi.)
Whitingham, VT (17.45 mi.)
E Arlington, VT (18.40 mi.)
East Arlington, VT (18.40 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 05261
Latitude : 42.778853
Longitude : -73.214612
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Northeast
Average Elevation : 1158 ft.
Area Code(s) : 802

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.44
Male Population Estimate : 51.79%
Female Population Estimate : 48.21%
Median Age : 43.4
Male Median Age : 41.8
Female Median Age : 44.5

White Population Estimate : 98.65%
Black Population Estimate : 0.66%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.91%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.37%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.99%
Other Population Estimate : 0.15%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Pownal specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Bennington County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Bennington County: About 156 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Bennington County is about 46% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.