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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    A-
  3. Housing
    C+
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B-
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    C-
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B
Swanton is a town in Vermont with a population of 6,530. Swanton is in Franklin County. Living in Swanton offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Swanton and residents tend to have moderate political views.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$211,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$908
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    22%
  • Own
    78%
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Swanton Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
A-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    122
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    182.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    609.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    45.7
    284

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    19%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    11%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    38%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%

Working in Swanton

Jobs
B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,813
National
$55,322
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