Pownal Bennington County, Vermont

Pownal: Town in Bennington County, Vermont

About

Pownal is a town located in the county of Bennington in the U.S. state of Vermont. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,527 and a population density of 29 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,386 inhabitants.

The town was created 261 years ago in 1760.

Pownal Quick Facts

Population : 3,386 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Vermont (United States)
County : Bennington County
Postal code : 05261
Phone Area Codes : 802
Area : 121 km2
Altitude : 1,398 feet / 426 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1760 (261 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 03:17:37 (9th December 2021)
Density : 28 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.16% (2010-2020)
Pownal locator map
Location of Pownal on Vermont map.
House in Pownal Center  Vermont image
House in Pownal Center Vermont
House in Pownal Center  Vermont image

Geography

Pownal is located at 42°45'56"N 73°14'9"W (42.7656400, -73.2359400).

Pownal map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Pownal decreased by 4.16% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,527 - census
2011 3,502 -0.71% estimation process
2012 3,484 -0.52% estimation process
2013 3,487 0.09% estimation process
2014 3,462 -0.72% estimation process
2015 3,460 -0.06% estimation process
2016 3,434 -0.76% estimation process
2017 3,416 -0.53% estimation process
2018 3,409 -0.21% estimation process
2019 3,400 -0.26% estimation process
2020 3,386 -0.41% estimation process

Pownal zip code is 05261. County name: Bennington, County fips: 50003

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Local Places in Pownal

People born in Pownal (7)

People born in Pownal, including business writer Herbert William Heinrich, politician Abraham B. Gardner, professional baseball player Amby McConnell, you can see a list of people who born in Pownal.

  • Archibald C. McGowan (American politician) he was born in 26/08/1822
  • Samuel S. Ellsworth (American politician) he was born in 13/10/1790
  • Grace Greylock Niles (American botanist, author, and artist (1864-1943)) she was born in 09/12/1864
  • Jessica Garretson Finch (American educator, author, women's rights activist, founder of the Lennox School for girls, and founding president of Finch College) she was born in 19/08/1871

Schools in Pownal

College & universities near Pownal, VT

Code Name City ZIP
168342 Williams College Williamstown (MA) 01267

Stations (24)

Amtrak & bus stations near Pownal, VT

Code Name Address Type
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
ALB Albany–Rensselaer 525 East St. RAIL
SRK Saratoga Springs, NY 267 Union Avenue BUS
GFD John W. Olver Transit Center 12 Olive Street RAIL
BRA Union Station 10 Vernon Rd RAIL

Post offices near Pownal

Post Office Name City ZIP
Pownal Post Office Pownal (VT) 05261

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Bennington County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Bennington County , VT.

City Name Population Title
Bennington 14,897 Town in Vermont, United States
Manchester 4,214 Town in Vermont
Shaftsbury 3,411 Town in Vermont, United States
Arlington 2,204 Town in Bennington County, Vermont, United States of America
Dorset 1,937 Town in Vermont
North Bennington 1,694 Village in Vermont
Sunderland 947 Town in Vermont
Stamford 809 Town in Vermont, United States
Readsboro 720 Town in Vermont, United States
Rupert 682 Town in Bennington County, Vermont
Woodford 398 Town in Bennington County, Vermont, United States
Sandgate 380 Town in Bennington County, Vermont
Peru 355 Town in Vermont, United States
Old Bennington 128 Village in Vermont
Searsburg 109 Town in Bennington County, Vermont

Distance to Other Cities

Pownal distances to largest Vermont cities