Clarendon, Vermont

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Clarendon is a town in Rutland County, Vermont, United States. The population was 2,811 at the 2000 census. Clarendon spans U.S. Route 7 and is split by the highway, the Cold River and Mill River, Otter Creek, and the Green Mountains into the villages of Clarendon, West Clarendon, East Clarendon, Clarendon Springs, and North Clarendon.

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History

Clarendon includes the following entries on the National Register of Historic Places:

Clarendon Congregational Church, Clarendon

Clarendon House, Clarendon Springs

Former East Clarendon Railroad Station, East Clarendon

Kingsley Covered Bridge, East Clarendon

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 31.6 square miles (81.7 km2), all of it land.

The Clarendon Gorge, accessible using the combined Appalachian Trail/Long Trail, is a popular local geographical feature. One must cross a 30-ft long suspension bridge to reach the waterfall and swimming holes as well as to connect with the Appalachian Trail National Scenic Trail.

Clarendon Gorge (Upper Falls):

Height: 8-ft total drop

Water Source: Mill River

Trail Length: .01 mile

Trail Difficulty: Easy
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Demographics

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 2,811 people, 1,136 households, and 784 families residing in the town. The population density was 89.1 people per square mile (34.4/km2). There were 1,207 housing units at an average density of 38.3/sq mi (14.8/km2). The racial makeup of the town was 98.08% White, 0.28% African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.57% Asian, 0.21% from other races, and 0.53% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.50% of the population.

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