Vernon

Demographics

  • Population: 29,665
  • Median Age: 42
  • Households: 13,238
  • Med HH Inc.: $65,248
  • Mill Rate: 28.42

Economics

  • Top Five Major Employers:
    • Town of Vernon
    • Rockville General Hospital
    • New England Mechanical Service
    • Visiting Nurse and Health Services
    • Stop & Shop

Local News

City/Town Website

Education

  • Total Town School Enrollment: 3,638
  • Most public school students in Vernon attend Vernon School District, which has 3,583 students.
  • CT Mastery Test Percent Above Goal-
  • Average Class Size
    • Grade K: 16.1
    • Grade 2: 18.5
    • Grade 5: 18.1
    • Grade 7: 19.6
    • High School: 19.9

Quality of Life

Town
Banks 5
Lodging 5
Day Care Facilities 6
Crime Rates Per 100,000 Residents 37
Unemployment Rate: 8.2%

Hospitals

  • Rockville General Hospital
    31 Union Street
    Vernon Rockville, CT
    Phone: 860-872-0501
    http://www.echn.org
  • Manchester Memorial Hospital
    71 Haynes Street
    Manchester, CT
    Phone: 860-646-1222
    http://www.echn.org

Residential Utilities

  • Electric Provider: Connecticut Light & Power – (800)286-2000
  • Gas Provider: Yankee Gas Company- (860) 727-3000
  • Water Provider: Connecticut Water Company (800) 286-5700
  • Cable Provider: Comcast Vernon- (800) 266-2278