Vermont

Capital: Montpelier
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2012
626,138
Population 2013 626,855
Population 2014 626,562
Below Poverty 2011 11.6
Below Poverty 2012 11.2
Below Poverty 2013 8.7
Below Poverty 2014  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2012 65.6
Employment - Population Ratio 2013 65.2
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 64.9
Unemployed 2011 5.7
Unemployed 2012 5.0
Unemployed 2013 4.4
Unemployed 2014 4.1
Foreclosure Rate 2014 1 of 15,377
STATE FACTS
Vermont was the first state admitted to the Union after the first 13 colonies.
The first Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream store opened in Burlington in 1978.
Vermont is the largest producer of maple syrup in the U.S.