Chittenden County

Chittenden County, Vermont

PO Box 187
Burlington, VT 05402
Phone: (802) 863-3467

In northwestern VT, west of Montpelier, organized Oct 22, 1787 (prior to statehood) from Addison County. Name Origin: For Thomas Chittenden (1730-97), first governor of the republic of VT (1778-89; 1790-91), and of the state (1791-97)

Area (sq mi):: 619.64 (land 539.04; water 80.60) Population per square mile: 277.60
Population 2005: 149,613 State rank: 1 Population change: 2000-20005 2.10%; 1990-2000 11.20% Population 2000: 146,571 (White 94.40%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.10%; Asian 2.00%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 5.90%. Median age: 34.20
Income 2000: per capita $23,501; median household $47,673; Population below poverty level: 8.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $32,241-$35,899
Unemployment (2004): 3.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 19.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Burlington County seat (38,934)
  • South Burlington (16,460)

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    On October 22, 2018, the Vermont Department of Health (VDH) notified CDC's Waterborne Disease Prevention Branch of an outbreak of diarrhea caused by Shigella sonnei among residents, visitors, and staff members of a retirement community in Chittenden County, the state's most populous county.
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    Building on a rapid referral program initiated by TJ Donovan, the state's attorney in Chittenden County, Vermont's most populous jurisdiction, the legislation provides assessment tools for prosecutors and judges to screen and assess suspects prior to their formal arraignment.
    10 that Vermont Gas Systems can continue to build its pipeline from Chittenden County to Addison County despite substantial cost overruns, as reported in VPR News.
    Burlington, VT, September 05, 2014 --(PR.com)-- John Cisar of Essex, Vermont, officially announces his candidacy for Chittenden County State Senate.
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    Steve Kimbell, commissioner of banks and credit unions and head of the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation, named Robert Simpson, a retired Chittenden County State Attorney, as hearing officer for what is shaping up to be a contentious proceeding on the merits of an administrative action by the state to block the bank language.
    The person appointed by Governor Shumlin to take the new seat on the Board is Ellen Watson, APRN from Chittenden County.
    Instead, sagging homes line the street surrounding the warehouse, which--along with a small kitchen--is home to the Chittenden County Emergency Food Shelf.