Lamoille County

Lamoille County, Vermont

PO Box 490
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-2207

In north-central VT, north of Montpelier; organized Oct 26, 1835 from Orleans, Franklin, Washington, and Chittenden counties. Name Origin: For the Lamoille River, which runs through it; a corruption of French la mouette 'the seagull,' the name given to the river by Champlain. The 1744 Charlevois map of discoveries in America showed the river as La Mouelle owing to an engraver's neglecting to cross the tts; with spelling variations.

Area (sq mi):: 463.75 (land 460.97; water 2.78) Population per square mile: 53.10
Population 2005: 24,495 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 5.40%; 1990-2000 17.70% Population 2000: 23,233 (White 96.80%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 1.90%). Foreign born: 3.80%. Median age: 36.50
Income 2000: per capita $20,972; median household $39,356; Population below poverty level: 9.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,832-$29,733
Unemployment (2004): 4.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.90% Median travel time to work: 25.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 28.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The state may file the charge again if it deems Raymond competent to stand trial, Deputy Lamoille County State's Attorney Christopher Moll said.
US wireless communication services provider Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Lamoille county, Vermont with the activation of a new cell site, the company announced on Wednesday.
In Lamoille County, where the resorts are located, the average price of vacation homes with less than six acres has dropped 12 percent to $304,830 through November 2007, compared to the year before, according to Economic and Policy Resources, a Vermont think tank that tracks real estate.
She "received treatment and was evaluated by the hospital's emergency room staff and an Emergency Social Worker (ESW)" employed by Lamoille County Mental Health Services, Inc.
In Lamoille County, a key challenge is asking, "How do you think of the people who aren't at the table?" (Johnson 2000).
Burlington RMA and Franklin County and the towns of Monkton and Starksboro in Addison County; Bolton, Buel's Gore, Huntington, Underhill, and Westford in Chittenden County; Alburg, Grand Isle, and Isle La Motte in Grand Isle County; and Belvidere, Cambridge, and Waterville in Lamoille County.
Vermont State of Vermont Bennington Brattleboro Caledonia County Chittenden County Town of Dorset Town of Dummerston Town of East Montpelier Essex County Franklin County Grand Isle County Town of Granville Town of Hancock Town of Hartland Lamoille County Town of Newbury Orange County Town of Pawlet Town of Pecham Town of Putney Town of Randolph Town of Rockingham Rutland County Town of Stowe Town of Thetford Town of Westminister Town of Weston Windham County Windsor County (North) Windsor County (South)
In this example, A happens to be Lamoille County, Vermont, which includes Stowe, one of the prettiest villages in the country.