Swanton, Vermont 

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Population

6,520

+1.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.3%

Median Income

$55,042

Median Home Price

$194,100

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Best Places to Live in Swanton, Vermont

College town - Northwest Vermont along east shore of Lake Champlain. July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Swanton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Swanton, VT Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Outdoor recreation
Attractive downtown
College-town amenities
Cons
Cost of living
Recent employment
Harsh winters

What Bert Has To Say About Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area

Burlington is the largest city in Vermont and its cultural and educational center. The University of Vermont and two smaller colleges bring a strong college-town feel, with culture, entertainment, and a youthful ambience. Downtown is pleasant, with lots of trees, historic streets and lakefront areas and a pedestrian mall. The university is located on a bluff just east of town. The nearest big-city amenities are in Montreal, Quebec, under a 100 miles north. There is plenty of outdoor recreation at Lake Champlain and in the nearby Adirondacks and Green Mountains. As a college town, not surprisingly, there is a wide variety of housing and living environments available, and cost of living and housing are high by national standards.


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Country: United States
State: Vermont
County: Franklin County
Metro Area: Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Swanton
Zip Codes: 05488
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 200 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Swanton is 2.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Swanton jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Swanton's cost of living is 4.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Swanton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Franklin county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Swanton's population is 6,520 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 25.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Swanton is Real Estate: $194,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.9%.

SCHOOLS
Swanton public schools spend $14,574 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.2 students per teacher in Swanton. More Education



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Housing Market in Swanton

It's a good time to buy in Swanton. Home Appreciation is up 2.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Swanton is $194,100.

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