Whiting, VT Demographics


Population (year 2000): 380. Estimated population in July 2005: 410 (+7.9% change)
Males: 194 (51.1%), Females: 186 (48.9%)

Addison County

Median resident age: 39.2 years
Median household income: $31,985 (year 2000)
Median house value: $90,000 (year 2000)

Races in Whiting:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)
  • Other race (0.8%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: French Canadian (20.0%), United States (14.7%), English (11.8%), French (11.6%), Irish (6.6%), German (6.3%).

Elevation: 395 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Whiting

  • High school or higher: 83.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Whiting town

  • Never married: 23.4%
  • Now married: 53.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

5.5% Foreign born (3.4% North America, 1.1% Europe, 1.1% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: -47 (-11.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Whiting:

  • PORTER MEDICAL CENTER INC (about 10 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT)
  • MOSES-LUDINGTON HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; TICONDEROGA, NY)
  • RUTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 24 miles; RUTLAND, VT)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Whiting:

  • RUTLAND STATE (about 31 miles; RUTLAND, VT; ID: RUT)
  • BURLINGTON INTL (about 42 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; ID: BTV)
  • FLOYD BENNETT MEMORIAL (about 46 miles; GLENS FALLS, NY; ID: GFL)
Other public-use airports nearest to Whiting:

  • MIDDLEBURY STATE (about 12 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; ID: 6B0)
  • FAIR HAVEN MUNI (about 19 miles; FAIR HAVEN, VT; ID: 1B3)
  • BASIN HARBOR (about 24 miles; VERGENNES, VT; ID: B06)
Amtrak stations near Whiting:

  • 14 miles: TICONDEROGA (RTE. 74 (FORT TICONDEROGA RD.)). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 20 miles: FAIR HAVEN (DEPOT & WATER STS.)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Whiting:

  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 41 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; FT enrollment: 8,852)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 42 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; FT enrollment: 2,585)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 44 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; FT enrollment: 2,272)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 50 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,182)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 60 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; FT enrollment: 5,601)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 67 miles; HANOVER, NH; FT enrollment: 5,309)
Public primary/middle school in Whiting:

  • WHITING VILLAGE SCHOOL (Students: 29; Location: 87 SOUTH MAIN STREET; Grades: PK – 06)