Lyndonville is a somewhat small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 5,907 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lyndonville is the 21st largest community in Vermont.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lyndonville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lyndonville is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Lyndonville who work in sales jobs (12.78%), office and administrative support (12.02%), and food service (8.17%).
Also of interest is that Lyndonville 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: 7.38% 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.
In addition, Lyndonville is a college town. There are a lot of students in Lyndonville attending college, and as a result Lyndonville provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Lyndonville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Lyndonville citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 22.92% of adults in Lyndonville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lyndonville in 2010 was $19,749, which is low income relative to Vermont, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,996 for a family of four. However, Lyndonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Lyndonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lyndonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lyndonville include English, French , French Canadian, and German.
The most common language spoken in Lyndonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.