Saint Johnsbury is a somewhat small town located in the state of Vermont. With a population of 7,442 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Saint Johnsbury is the 15th largest community in Vermont. Saint Johnsbury has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Saint Johnsbury is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Saint Johnsbury is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Saint Johnsbury who work in office and administrative support (14.30%), sales jobs (9.63%), and teaching (9.11%).
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, Saint Johnsbury is worth considering.
In terms of college education, Saint Johnsbury is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 27.33% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Saint Johnsbury in 2010 was $24,176, which is lower middle income relative to Vermont, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $96,704 for a family of four. However, Saint Johnsbury contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Saint Johnsbury home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Saint Johnsbury residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Saint Johnsbury include Irish, French Canadian, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Saint Johnsbury is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.