The average Vermonter is taxed at a rate of 1.59% for property, a maximum of 8.95% for income and up to 6.00% for sales. Compared to the national averages Vermont earns a score of poor 👎 for property taxes, poor 👎 for income taxes and average for combined local and state sales tax. Quick links to regions of Vermont with predicted increasing and decreasing valuations.
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Vermont has approximately 623,354 residents. A common term for people in Vermont is "Vermonter". Within this population there are around 5,807 births and 5,497 deaths per year. Approximately 90.4% of this population speaks English exclusively. Conversely, 0.3% of this population has no verbal English skill. On average, real estate listings in Vermont are on the market for 95 days. The Market Health Index for Vermont is 0.39. Chittenden is the wealthiest of all counties in Vermont. The least wealthy of all counties in Vermont is Essex.
Daily state facts: Vermont is ranked first place for green energy with almost 100% of its power usage coming from renewable, mostly hydro-electric, sources.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Vermont employment in February 2019 was 345,817, unemployment was 8,436 or 2.4% of total jobs.