ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
CASTLETON COMMUNITY PROFILE
Vermont > All counties > Rutland County > Castleton
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Castleton, Vermont, VT

Castleton postcard post card - Residence, Castleton, VT
Residence, Castleton, VT

Send us your Castleton photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Castleton
Blog about Castleton
Castleton map

Sponsored Ads

College town

Castleton is a town in Rutland County, in the Rutland metro area.

The latitude of Castleton is 43.610N. The longitude is -73.18W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 650 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 4,367.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$39,615
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Castleton demographic reports
Castleton is on Lake Bomoseen.
Ethan Allen and his associates planned their successful attack on Fort Ticonderoga here.

Site of the state's first medical college, which operated from 1818 to 1854.

Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 0. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 0 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Alexander Woollcott, drama critic (summer resident)
· Edwin L. Drake, who drilled the first oil well in Titusville, PA
Historic sites and museums: Castleton Historical Society Museum
Colleges and universities: Castleton State College
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near Castleton

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Castleton
Rutland County
Vermont
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Castleton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Rutland County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 05750 ZIP code.

Castleton, VT locator map
(Also see local map below.)

Ancestry & family history

7% of Castleton residents report German ancestry, and 18% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Castleton ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Castleton was $17,630, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

23% of Castleton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events


Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Castleton
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History

Historic districts in Castleton include Castleton Village Historic District ... View historic districts

Housing & real estate

Median rent in Castleton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $451.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $946.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Castleton include Castleton Free ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics
Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for Castleton workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Vermont community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Castleton:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
News about Castleton
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!