South Hero, VT Population

Population: 1,696. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,888 (+11.3% change)
Males: 840 (49.5%), Females: 856 (50.5%)

Grand Isle County

Median resident age: 40.2 years
Median household income: $52,344
Median house value: $163,200

Races in South Hero:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.6%)
  • American Indian (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)

Ancestries: English (21.7%), Irish (18.6%), French (15.2%), French Canadian (13.1%), German (12.6%), Italian (7.0%).

Elevation: 152 feet

Population

For population 25 years and over in South Hero

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 39.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in South Hero town

  • Never married: 23.8%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

3.1% Foreign born (1.4% Europe, 1.3% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +283 (+20.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near South Hero:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to South Hero:

Other public-use airports nearest to South Hero:

  • PLATTSBURGH INTL (about 12 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Abbreviation: PBG)
  • ROUSES POINT (about 24 miles; ROUSES POINT, NY; Abbreviation: K21)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY STATE (about 25 miles; HIGHGATE, VT; Abbreviation: FSO)
Amtrak stations near South Hero:

  • 11 miles: PLATTSBURGH (BRIDGE ST.). Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
  • 11 miles: PORT KENT (RTE. 9 NORTH) – Seasonal Station. Services: free short-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: BURLINGTON-ESSEX JUNCTION (ESSEX JUNCTION, 29 RAILROAD AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Hero:

  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PLATTSBURGH (about 12 miles; PLATTSBURGH, NY; Full-time enrollment: 5,601)
  • SAINT MICHAELS COLLEGE (about 15 miles; COLCHESTER, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,272)
  • UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT AND STATE AGRICULTURAL COLL (about 21 miles; BURLINGTON, VT; Full-time enrollment: 8,852)
  • MIDDLEBURY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; MIDDLEBURY, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,265)
  • NORWICH UNIVERSITY (about 57 miles; NORTHFIELD, VT; Full-time enrollment: 2,585)
  • ADIRONDACK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 94 miles; QUEENSBURY, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,182)
  • DARTMOUTH COLLEGE (about 97 miles; HANOVER, NH; Full-time enrollment: 5,309)
Public primary/middle school in South Hero:

  • FOLSOM ED. & COMMUNITY CTR (Students: 194; Location: 75 SOUTH STREET; Grades: KG – 08)