Vermont

Capital: Montpelier
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Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2014
626,984
Population 2015 626,088
Population 2016 624,594
Below Poverty 2014 9.3
Below Poverty 2015 10.7
Below Poverty 2016 9.6
Below Poverty 2017  N/A
Employment - Population Ratio 2014 64.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 64.4
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 64.8
Unemployed 2014 4.0
Unemployed 2015 3.6
Unemployed 2016 3.3
Unemployed 2017 (Oct.) 2.9
Foreclosure Rate 2017 (Oct.) 1 of 7,176
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.