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Encyclopedia > Bellows Falls, Vermont

Bellows Falls is an incorporated village located in the town of Rockingham in Windham County, Vermont. As of the 2000 census, the village had a total population of 3,165. In local government, incorporation occurs when municipalities such as cities, towns, townships, villages, and boroughs become self-governing entities under the laws of the state or province in which they are located. ... A village is a human residential settlement commonly found in rural areas. ... Rockingham, Vermont Rockingham is a town located in Windham County, Vermont. ... Windham County is a county located in the state of Vermont. ... This article is about the year 2000. ...

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History

The Miss Bellows Falls diner and Rockingham St.

Bellows Falls includes the following entries on the National Register of Historic Places: Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1214x634, 116 KB) Summary Miss Bellows Falls Diner, Bellows Falls, Vermont Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Bellows Falls, Vermont List of Registered Historic Places in Windham County, Vermont ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (1214x634, 116 KB) Summary Miss Bellows Falls Diner, Bellows Falls, Vermont Licensing File links The following pages link to this file: Bellows Falls, Vermont List of Registered Historic Places in Windham County, Vermont ... The National Register of Historic Places is the USAs official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects worthy of preservation. ...

  • Adams Gristmill Warehouse — Bridge St. (added February 22, 1990)
  • Bellows Falls Co-operative Creamery Complex — Island St. (added February 22, 1990)
  • Bellows Falls Neighborhood Historic District — Atkinson, Westminster, School, Hapgood Sts, Hapgood Pl., Burt St., Henry St., South St., Hadley St., Temple Pl. (added February 17, 2002)
  • Bellows Falls Times Building — Bridge and Island Sts. (added February 22, 1990)
  • Bellows Falls Downtown Historic District — Depot, Canal, Rockingham, Bridge, Mill and Westminster Sts. (added September 16, 1982)
  • Bellows Falls Petroglyph Site (VT-WD-8) (added February 22, 1990)
  • Hall Covered Bridge — W of Bellows Falls Across Saxtons River, off VT 121 (added September 28, 1973)
  • Howard Hardware Storehouse — Bridge St. (added February 22, 1990)
  • Miss Bellows Falls Diner — 90 Rockingham St. (added March 15, 1983)
  • Moore and Thompson Paper Mill Complex — Bridge St. (added April 16, 1984)
  • Oak Hill Cemetery Chapel — Off Pleasant St. (added December 14, 1991)
  • Robertson Paper Company Complex — Island St. (added February 22, 1990)
  • William A. Hall House — 1 Hapgood St. (added June 5, 1999)

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 3.6 km² (1.4 mi²). 3.6 km² (1.4 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water. werll me name is pat call me at 376 9375 ask frot too The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 3,165 people, 1,329 households, and 782 families residing in the village. The population density is 885.5/km² (2,286.1/mi²). There are 1,443 housing units at an average density of 403.7/km² (1,042.3/mi²). The racial makeup of the village is 97.28% White, 0.35% African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.51% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.22% from other races, and 1.45% from two or more races. 1.14% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 1,329 households out of which 32.2% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 40.0% are married couples living together, 14.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 41.1% are non-families. 34.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 16.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.35 and the average family size is 3.01. The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the village the population is spread out with 26.1% under the age of 18, 7.8% from 18 to 24, 28.3% from 25 to 44, 21.5% from 45 to 64, and 16.2% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 94.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.6 males.


The median income for a household in the village is $29,608, and the median income for a family is $45,688. Males have a median income of $29,137 versus $22,340 for females. The per capita income for the village is $15,276. 12.6% of the population and 5.6% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 14.3% of those under the age of 18 and 15.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population living in poverty The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


Transportation

Amtrak, the national passenger rail system, provides daily service through Bellows Falls, operating its Vermonter between Washington, DC and St. Albans, VT. Amtrak train in downtown Orlando, Florida Amtrak’s high-speed Acela Express at Penn Station New York, NY Amtrak, is the brand name of the intercity passenger train system created on May 1, 1971 in the United States. ... Amtrak Train at the Brattleboro, Vermont, station, 18 March 2004. ... Aerial photo (looking NW) of the Washington Monument and the White House in Washington, DC. Washington, D.C., officially the District of Columbia (also known as D.C.; Washington; the Nations Capital; the District; and, historically, the Federal City) is the capital city and administrative district of the United... REDIRECT St. ...


Notable residents

Arthur Chase, A 56 Arthur Chase, Alpha/Norwich 1856, is the co-founder of Theta Chi Fraternity. ... Carlton Ernest Fisk (born December 26, 1947 in Bellows Falls, Vermont) is a former Major League Baseball catcher who played for 24 years with the Boston Red Sox and Chicago White Sox. ... Hetty Green (November 21, 1834–July 3, 1916) was an American businesswoman, remarkable for her famous frugality during the so-called Gilded Age as well as for being the first American woman to make a substantial impact on Wall Street. ... Thomas P. Salmon (born August 19, 1932), U.S. Democratic Party politician, He served as Governor of Vermont from 1973 to 1977. ... Gary Smith is an entrepreneur, record producer, and artists manager known for his work recording albums by alternative rock musicians since the mid-1980s at Fort Apache Studios. ... Ernest Thompson, (born November 6, 1949), in Bellows Falls, Vermont, is an American Playwright and actor. ...

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