Shelburne, VT Demographics


Population (year 2000): 6,944. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,995 (+0.7% change)
Males: 3,307 (47.6%), Females: 3,637 (52.4%)

Chittenden County

Median resident age: 40.9 years
Median household income: $68,091 (year 2000)
Median house value: $184,600 (year 2000)

Races in Shelburne:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)

Ancestries: English (21.0%), Irish (15.7%), German (12.7%), French (12.5%), French Canadian (9.5%), United States (6.6%).

Elevation: 148 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Shelburne

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 58.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 26.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Shelburne town

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 63.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.0%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

4.5% Foreign born (1.6% North America, 1.1% Europe, 0.8% Asia, 0.7% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,060 (+18.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Shelburne:

  • FLETCHER ALLEN HOSPITAL OF VERMONT (about 8 miles; BURLINGTON, VT)
  • PORTER MEDICAL CENTER INC (about 27 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT)
  • CHAMPLAIN VALLEY PHYSICIANS HOSPITAL (about 28 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Shelburne:

  • BURLINGTON INTL (about 9 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; ID: BTV)
  • CLINTON CO (about 29 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; ID: PLB)
  • RUTLAND STATE (about 63 miles; RUTLAND, VT; ID: RUT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Shelburne:

  • BASIN HARBOR (about 16 miles; VERGENNES, VT; ID: B06)
  • WESTPORT (about 21 miles; WESTPORT, NY; ID: N25)
  • PLATTSBURGH INTL (about 25 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; ID: PBG)
Amtrak station near Shelburne:

  • 12 miles: BURLINGTON-ESSEX JUNCTION (ESSEX JUNCTION, 29 RAILROAD AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Shelburne:

  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 9 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 11 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; FT enrollment: 8,852)
  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 27 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; FT enrollment: 2,265)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 28 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; FT enrollment: 5,601)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 43 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; FT enrollment: 2,585)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 79 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,182)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 82 miles; HANOVER, NH; FT enrollment: 5,309)
Private high school in Shelburne:

  • THE GAILER SCHOOL (Students: 77; Location: 4066 SHELBURNE RD #2; Grades: 7 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Shelburne:

  • SHELBURNE COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 864; Location: 345 HARBOR ROAD; Grades: PK – 08)
  • CHITTENDEN SOUTH SUPER UNIO (Location: 5420 SHELBURNE ROAD, SUITE 300; Grades: PK – 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Shelburne:

  • LAKE CHAMPLAIN WALDORF SCHOOL (Students: 214; Location: PO BOX 250; Grades: PK – 8)
  • RENAISSANCE SCHOOL (Students: 42; Location: P O BOX 445; Grades: KG – 4)

Libraries

Library in Shelburne:

  • PIERSON (Operating income: $120,638; Location: 5376 SHELBURNE RD.; 21,344 books; 887 audio materials; 107 serial subscriptions)