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Welcome to Rutland ...
The location of Rutland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Rutland refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Rutlander<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Rutland has a population of 15,440 people<3> (see below for details).
Rutland is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Rutland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Rutland: (802)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Rutland had a population of 16,495 people (or 26.76% of the total population of Rutland County). This makes Rutland the county's most populous community.
The population of Rutland represents 2.64% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 16,495 people, the population of Rutland decreased 4.61% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 17,292 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Rutland had an population of 15,440 people. This is a decrease of 6.4% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.71% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Rutland.
Communities near Rutland ...
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 as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Rutland.
Communities Also Named Rutland ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Rutland - they are located in British Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Rutland.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rutland:
Websites for Rutland ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rutland ...
Looking for more information about Rutland? 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 Rutland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rutland.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Rutland: www.rutlandtown.com/
The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2019