Ferrisburgh is a very small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 2,779 people and just one neighborhood, Ferrisburgh is the 59th largest community in Vermont. Much of the housing stock in Ferrisburgh was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Real Estate Prices
Ferrisburgh real estate is some of the most expensive in Vermont, although Ferrisburgh house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ferrisburgh isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ferrisburgh are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ferrisburgh is a town of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ferrisburgh who work in management occupations (15.45%), office and administrative support (8.21%) and teaching (7.30%).
Also of interest is that Ferrisburgh has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Ferrisburgh is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Ferrisburgh really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Ferrisburgh perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ferrisburgh is worth considering.