Shelburne, VT
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Living in Shelburne

Shelburne is a somewhat small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 7,803 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Shelburne is the 16th largest community in Vermont.

Shelburne home prices are not only among the most expensive in Vermont, but Shelburne real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Also of interest is that Shelburne has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 20.64% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Shelburne is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Shelburne’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Shelburne, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Shelburne is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 64.54% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.

The per capita income in Shelburne in 2018 was $61,878, which is wealthy relative to Vermont and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $247,512 for a family of four. However, Shelburne contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Shelburne home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Shelburne residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Shelburne include English, Irish, German, French, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Shelburne is English. Other important languages spoken here include German/Yiddish and French.

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