Bakersfield, VT Population

Population: 1,215. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,373 (+13.0% change)
Males: 605 (49.8%), Females: 610 (50.2%)

Franklin County

Median resident age: 35.2 years
Median household income: $40,417
Median house value: $90,200

Races in Bakersfield:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)

Ancestries: United States (22.3%), English (14.3%), French (13.3%), Irish (9.1%), French Canadian (7.7%), German (4.4%).

Elevation: 736 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in Bakersfield

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 18.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bakersfield town

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 9.2%

2.5% Foreign born (1.4% North America, 0.6% Europe, 0.3% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +250 (+25.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Bakersfield:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bakersfield:

Other public-use airports nearest to Bakersfield:

  • FRANKLIN COUNTY STATE (about 22 miles; HIGHGATE, VT; Abbreviation: FSO)
  • MORRISVILLE-STOWE STATE (about 23 miles; MORRISVILLE, VT; Abbreviation: MVL)
  • ROUSES POINT (about 41 miles; ROUSES POINT, NY; Abbreviation: K21)
Amtrak station near Bakersfield:

  • 20 miles: ST. ALBANS (40 FEDERAL ST.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bakersfield:

  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 31 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Full-time enrollment: 8,852)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 32 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 47 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,601)
  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 60 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 83 miles; HANOVER, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,309)
  • PLYMOUTH STATE COLLEGE (about 107 miles; PLYMOUTH, NH; Full-time enrollment: 3,542)
Public primary/middle school in Bakersfield:

  • BAKERSFIELD SCHOOL (Students: 177; Location: ACADEMY DRIVE; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in Bakersfield:

  • H. F. BRIGHAM FREE (Operating income: $25,377; Location: P.O. BOX 5, 104 MAIN ST.; 5,965 books; 68 audio materials; 273 video materials; 13 serial subscriptions)