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Welcome to Swanton ...

The village of Swanton is located in Franklin County<1>.

The location of Swanton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Swanton has a population of 2,375 people<3> (see below for details).

Swanton is 150 feet [46 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Swanton is within the (802) area code.

Websites for Swanton ...

Official Website: www.swanton.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Swanton had an population of 2,375 people. This is a decrease of 0.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.79% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Swanton had a population of 2,386 people. This makes Swanton the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Swanton represents 0.38% of the total population of Vermont (which has 625,741 people), making it the state's 74th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,386 people, the population of Swanton decreased 6.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,548 people).

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

Communities Also Named Swanton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Swanton - they are located in California, Iowa, Maryland (2), Nebraska and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Swanton.

Communities near Swanton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Swanton.

  • Milton [Chittenden County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
    • Milton [Chittenden County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Swanton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,829 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
  • Saint Albans [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Swanton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Albans<6>
  • Saint Albans [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Albans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Albans
    • Saint Albans [Franklin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Swanton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,501 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Albans
  • Champlain [Clinton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Champlain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Champlain
    • Champlain [Clinton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Swanton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,614 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Champlain
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fairfax [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfax have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfax
      • Fairfax [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Swanton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,803 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfax
    • Georgia [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Georgia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Georgia
      • Georgia [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Swanton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,780 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Georgia
    • Chazy [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chazy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chazy
      • Chazy [Clinton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Swanton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,160 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chazy
    • Highgate [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highgate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highgate
      • Highgate [Franklin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Swanton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,662 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highgate
    • Enosburg [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Enosburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Enosburg
      • Enosburg [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Swanton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,782 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enosburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enosburg<6>
    • Lacolle
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lacolle came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lacolle
      • Lacolle lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Swanton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lacolle

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Swanton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Swanton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Swanton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Swanton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Swanton. See our Newspapers Page for Swanton.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Swanton ...

Looking for more information about Swanton? 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 Swanton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Swanton.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Swanton: www.swanton.net/

The official website for State of Vermont: https://www.vermont.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Vermont's counties, including Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Swanton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Swanton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Swanton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Swanton. 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 Swanton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Swanton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.9213, Longitude: -73.1201       In this case, the coordinates for Swanton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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