Danby, VT Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,292. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,292 (0.0% change)
Males: 667 (51.6%), Females: 625 (48.4%)

Rutland County

Median resident age: 36.9 years
Median household income: $37,137 (year 2000)
Median house value: $95,400 (year 2000)

Races in Danby:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (16.3%), Irish (14.1%), United States (12.6%), French (8.0%), German (6.6%), Italian (6.4%).

Elevation: 710 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Danby

  • High school or higher: 77.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 19.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Danby town

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 62.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

1.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +222 (+20.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Danby:

  • RUTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; RUTLAND, VT)
  • GRACE COTTAGE HOSPITAL (about 31 miles; TOWNSHEND, VT)
  • MARY MCCLELLAN HOSPITAL (about 35 miles; CAMBRIDGE, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Danby:

  • RUTLAND STATE (about 13 miles; RUTLAND, VT; ID: RUT)
  • FLOYD BENNETT MEMORIAL (about 42 miles; GLENS FALLS, NY; ID: GFL)
  • ALBANY INTL (about 70 miles; ALBANY, NY; ID: ALB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Danby:

  • GRANVILLE (about 19 miles; GRANVILLE, NY; ID: B01)
  • NORTH WINDHAM (about 23 miles; LONDONDERRY, VT; ID: 3N3)
  • FAIR HAVEN MUNI (about 26 miles; FAIR HAVEN, VT; ID: 1B3)
Amtrak station near Danby:

  • 18 miles: RUTLAND (MERCHANTS ROW). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Danby:

  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 47 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,182)
  • WILLIAMS COLLEGE (about 48 miles; WILLIAMSTOWN, MA; FT enrollment: 2,047)
  • SUNY EMPIRE STATE COLLEGE (about 57 miles; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; FT enrollment: 4,499)
  • SKIDMORE COLLEGE (about 57 miles; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; FT enrollment: 2,317)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 58 miles; HANOVER, NH; FT enrollment: 5,309)
  • KEENE STATE COLLEGE (about 59 miles; KEENE, NH; FT enrollment: 4,049)
Public primary/middle school in Danby:

  • CURRIER MEMORIAL USD #23 (Students: 105; Location: 234 NORTH MAIN ST; Grades: KG – 06)
Private primary/middle school in Danby:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW CHRISTIAN ACADEM (Students: 6; Location: RR 1 BOX 280; Grades: 1 – 8)

Libraries

Library in Danby:

  • S. L. GRIFFITH MEMORIAL (Operating income: $19,149; Location: PO BOX 237; 15,610 books; 69 audio materials; 359 video materials; 18 serial subscriptions)