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Barre Town

Introduction




Home to the oldest and largest granite quarries in the United States. The town is comprised of four villages, suburban and rural areas which offer diverse housing and employment. Features include unique mountain and valley views, Wilson Industrial Park, and excellent outdoor recreation facility.


Your complete guide to travel, recreation, entertainment, business, and quality of life in Barre, Vermont. Commercial and demographic information as well as financing programs and more.

Click below for an overview of the business climate in Barre Town and Barre City in pdf format including a summary of recent infrastructure upgrades and demographic data. Barre Economic Profile

* Our companion site, cvregion.net, provides additional dynamic information - the most recent data available. Use the link below for visitor information, a comprehensive population listing, dynamic demographic charts including, crimes, population, school enrollment, housing, property value, employers, and employees.

You will also find town services including local police, hospital, recreation, schools, and library facilities. Planning includes zoning information, subdivision regulations, telecommunication tower regulations, budget and permit information, census data, officials, boards, regional representatives, agendas, minutes, local transit systems and natural resources.

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Vital Statistics For Barre Town, Vermont
 Area (square miles) 30.2
    Percent of Region 3.61%
 Population 2007 7,989
     Percent of Region 12.44%
     Ten Year Population Change 559
Town Employers 2006 181
     Percent of Region 6.85%
     Ten Year Employer Change 25
Town Employees 1,825
    Percent of Region 5.46%
     Ten Year Employer Change (95)
Average Annual Wage 2006 $34,105
Town Households 2006 3,192
     Percent Regional Housing 11.85%
     Ten Year Households Change 336
Town Students FY06   1,382
     Percent Regional Enrollment
13.86%
     Ten Year Enrollment Change
(183)
Average Home Sale Price 2006
$184,102
     Number Homes Sold 2006
101
* Covered by Vermont Unemployment Insurance
* Does not include self-employed persons
   
 


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