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Panton, Vermont

Panton is a town located in Addison County, Vermont. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 682.


\nAccording to the
United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 57.1 km² (22.0 mi²). 40.1 km² (15.5 mi²) of it is land and 17.0 km² (6.6 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 29.78% water.


\nAs of the
census of 2000, there are 682 people, 248 households, and 192 families residing in the town. The population density is 17.0/km² (44.1/mi²). There are 276 housing units at an average density of 6.9/km² (17.8/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 96.92% White, 0.00% African American, 0.73% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 2.20% from two or more races. 0.15% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 248 households out of which 33.1% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.1% are married couples living together, 6.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 22.2% are non-families. 16.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.75 and the average family size is 3.06. In the town the population is spread out with 25.2% under the age of 18, 7.0% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 27.1% from 45 to 64, and 13.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 41 years. For every 100 females there are 98.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 98.4 males. The median income for a household in the town is $46,184, and the median income for a family is $49,375. Males have a median income of $28,750 versus $24,375 for females. The per capita income for the town is $20,586. 8.0% of the population and 4.7% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 10.0% are under the age of 18 and 12.9% are 65 or older.