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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Montpelier is 8,002. Montpelier, Vermont is the 3,663rd largest city in the US.
Montpelier is located entirely in Washington County.
The peak population of Montpelier was in 1990, when its population was 8,193. In 1990, Montpelier was the 2,870th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 3,663rd largest city in the US. Montpelier is currently 2.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Montpelier has shrunk 0.3% since the year 2000. Montpelier, Vermont's growth is below average. 66% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Montpelier has a population density of 781.2 people per square mile. Montpelier has the 10th highest population density in Vermont.
|3659||Aransas Pass, Texas||8,011||-1.9%|
|3660||Woodfin, North Carolina||8,010||43.4%|
|3666||Port Jefferson, New York||7,983||1.6%|
|3667||Woodland Park, Colorado||7,983||17.6%|
|3668||Moundsville, West Virginia||7,981||-20.0%|
|3669||Farr West, Utah||7,979||153.4%|
The total voting age population of Montpelier, Vermont, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,048. The voting age population is 43.0% male and 57.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.8% of the residents of Montpelier are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Montpelier are 94.3% White, 2.4% Two or more races, 1.6% Black, 1.5% Asian and 0.1% Other. Additionally, 2.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Montpelier, 7.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.1%. On a per-household basis, 4.0% of families are below the poverty line in Montpelier.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.8% of Montpelier residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.0% of Montpelier residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 61.6% have a bachelor's degree and 32.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Montpelier residents aged 5 and older, 3.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.9% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Montpelier is 2.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Montpelier, 22.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Montpelier is $65,078.
In Montpelier, 55.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 44.4% of housing units in Montpelier.
Of all the housing units in Montpelier, 48.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Montpelier, 5.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 210 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Montpelier is $1,021.
In Montpelier, 84.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.