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Town of Fayston, Vermont

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Welcome to Fayston ...

The Town of Fayston is located in Washington County.

The location of Fayston has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Fayston has a population of 1,335 people<2> (see below for details).

Fayston is 1,750 feet [533 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Fayston lies within the (802) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Fayston had a population of 1,353 people. This makes Fayston the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of Fayston represents 0.22% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 127th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,353 people, the population of Fayston increased 18.58% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,141 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Fayston had an population of 1,335 people. This is a decrease of 1.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Fayston.

Communities near Fayston ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Barre   [Map]   8,659   E   18 miles [29 km]
Hinesburg   [Map]   4,554   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jericho   [Map]   5,047   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Middlebury   [Map]   8,598   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Montpelier   [Map]   7,484   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Northfield   [Map]   6,032   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Fayston.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fayston. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Fayston. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Fayston.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Fayston:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fayston ...

Looking for more information about Fayston? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Fayston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fayston.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fayston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fayston.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fayston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Fayston) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fayston. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Fayston

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fayston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.2292, Longitude: -72.8840     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fayston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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