Orwell, VT Population

By | July 1, 2019

Population: 1,185. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,231 (+3.9% change)
Males: 580 (48.9%), Females: 605 (51.1%)

Addison County

Median resident age: 38.9 years
Median household income: $40,978
Median house value: $103,400

Races in Orwell:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.8%)

Ancestries: English (17.4%), Irish (15.6%), French (15.2%), French Canadian (13.7%), German (11.4%), United States (9.5%).

Elevation: 379 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Orwell

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Orwell town

  • Never married: 19.1%
  • Now married: 64.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

3.3% Foreign born (1.7% North America, 1.6% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +88 (+8.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Orwell:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Orwell:

  • RUTLAND STATE (about 33 miles; RUTLAND, VT; Abbreviation: RUT)
  • FLOYD BENNETT MEMORIAL (about 39 miles; GLENS FALLS, NY; Abbreviation: GFL)
  • BURLINGTON INTL (about 47 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Abbreviation: BTV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Orwell:

Amtrak stations near Orwell:

  • 8 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.
  • 15 miles: FAIR HAVEN (DEPOT & WATER STS.)
  • 19 miles: WHITEHALL (MAIN ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Orwell:

  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 42 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,182)
  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 47 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Full-time enrollment: 8,852)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 49 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • SUNY EMPIRE STATE COLLEGE (about 60 miles; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,499)
  • SKIDMORE COLLEGE (about 60 miles; SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,317)
Public primary/middle school in Orwell:

  • ORWELL VILLAGE SCHOOL (Students: 168; Location: 494 MAIN STREET; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in Orwell:

  • ORWELL FREE (Operating income: $11,078; Location: P.O. BOX 92; 9,461 books; 27 audio materials; 330 video materials; 29 serial subscriptions)