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Located in: Windham County (see below)

Time Zone: Somerset lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)

Telephone Area Code: (802)

Elevation: 2,080 feet [633.98 m] above sea level<1>

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Somerset)

Population

2017:<2>     3  
2010:     3   (40% decrease since 2000)
2000:     5

Total Area:<3>   28.13 sq. miles [72.9 km²]   - of which 7.9% is water (2.22 sq. miles [5.8 km²])

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Somerset. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.9720, Longitude: -72.9484     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Somerset have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   42° 58' 19"
Lon:   -72° 56' 54"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<5>   Mount Snow

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Somerset

GNIS ID:   1462211
FIPS State / Place Code:   50 / 65762

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Somerset)


About Windham County

The community of Newfane is the County Seat for Windham County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Windham)

Population

2017:     42,869   (3.69% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     44,513   (0.67% increase since 2000)
2000:     44,216

Total Area:   798 sq. miles [2,067 km²]   - of which 1.6% is water (12.76 sq. miles [33.1 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   29,735

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Windham

GNIS ID:   1461769
FIPS State / County Code:   50 / 025

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Somerset)


About Vermont

From the US Census

Population

2017:     623,657   (0.33% decrease since 2010)  
2010:     625,741   (2.78% increase since 2000)
2000:     608,827

Websites for State of Vermont

Official Website:   www.vermont.gov/
Tourism:   www.vermontvacation.com/
Parks:   www.vtstateparks.com/
Fishing & Hunting:   www.vtfishandwildlife.com/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Vermont

GNIS ID:   1779802
FIPS State:   50

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Somerset)

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Somerset - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2017.

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<3>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Somerset. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<4>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Somerset, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<5>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Somerset.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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