Colchester, Vermont 

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Population

17,309

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.2%

Median Income

$68,440

Median Home Price

$273,900

Best Places to Live in Colchester, Vermont

College town - Northwest Vermont along east shore of Lake Champlain
Pros
-Outdoor recreation
-Attractive downtown
-College-town amenities
Cons
-Cost of living
-Recent employment
-Harsh winters

Local Listings in Colchester, VT
 $285,000 
1215 Bay Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1293 SqFt
 $285,000 
1215 Bay Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 | 1293 SqFt
 $299,000 
314 Creek Farm Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 1880 SqFt
 $279,900 
204 Greenwood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1534 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area

Burlington is the largest city in Vermont and its cultural and educational center. The University of Vermont and two smaller colleges bring a strong college-town feel, with culture, entertainment, and a youthful ambience. Downtown is pleasant, with lots of trees, historic streets and lakefront areas and a pedestrian mall. The university is located on a bluff just east of town. The nearest big-city amenities are in Montreal, Quebec, under a 100 miles north. There is plenty of outdoor recreation at Lake Champlain and in the nearby Adirondacks and Green Mountains. As a college town, not surprisingly, there is a wide variety of housing and living environments available, and cost of living and housing are high by national standards.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Vermont
County: Chittenden County
Metro Area: Burlington-South Burlington Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Colchester
Zip Codes: 05446 05439
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 200 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Colchester is 2.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Colchester jobs have increased by 0.60%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Colchester's cost of living is 15.00% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Colchester's Cost of Living

VOTING
Chittenden county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Colchester's population is 17,309 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.42%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Colchester is $273,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 0.35%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Colchester

SCHOOLS
Colchester public schools spend $16,015 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.2 students per teacher in Colchester. More Education


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Housing Market in Colchester

It's a good time to buy in Colchester. Home Appreciation is up 2.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Colchester Real Estate or Find top agents in Colchester

The median home price in Colchester is $273,900. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Colchester   1 Reviews
Come ridin' or kayakin' or swimmin' or ... - 1/14/2008
This community called Colchester, immediately north of (and part of the greater community of) Burlington Vermont, is a wonderful three season recreational... Read More

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NEW LISTINGS IN COLCHESTER VT
$285,000
1215 Bay Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$299,000
314 Creek Farm Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$279,900
204 Greenwood Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$269,000
53 W Island Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$249,679
92 Camp Kiniya Rd
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$259,900
318 Bissette Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

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