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Time Zone: Windham County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Newfane is the Seat for Windham County.

Windham County is one of the original counties of Vermont and was founded in 1779.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Windham had a population of 43,471 people. This is a decrease of 1.68% since the last Census (which gave a population of 44,216 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Windham represented 7.26% of the total population of Vermont, making it the state's 6th most populous county (out of 14 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201044,513+0.67%+2.4% since 2009
200943,471-1.68%-0.2% since 2008
200843,559-1.49%-0.32% since 2007
200044,216The Last Census

More information can be found on the Windham County Census Page for Windham County.


Below are some of the communities located in Windham County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Windham County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Brattleboro   11,56312,0053.68% decrease  
Rockingham   4,9835,3096.14% decrease  
Westminster   3,2213,2100.34% increase  
Bellows Falls   2,9153,1657.9% decrease  
Putney   2,6162,6340.68% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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