Plainfield (CDP), Vermont

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Plainfield, Vermont
Census-designated place
Location in Washington County and the state of Vermont
Location in Washington County and the state of Vermont
Coordinates: 44°16′39″N 72°25′28″W / 44.27750°N 72.42444°W / 44.27750; -72.42444Coordinates: 44°16′39″N 72°25′28″W / 44.27750°N 72.42444°W / 44.27750; -72.42444
Country United States
State Vermont
County Washington
Area
 • Total 0.23 sq mi (0.60 km2)
 • Land 0.23 sq mi (0.59 km2)
 • Water 0.004 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 755.2 ft (230.2 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 401
 • Density 1,700/sq mi (670/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 05667
Area code(s) 802
FIPS code 50-55750[1]

Plainfield is a census-designated place (CDP) comprising the main village of the town of Plainfield, Washington County, Vermont, United States. The population of the CDP was 401 at the 2010 census.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the Plainfield CDP has a total area of 0.23 square miles (0.60 km2), of which 0.23 square miles (0.59 km2) is land and 0.004 square miles (0.01 km2), or 2.18%, is water.[3] The village is located in the northern corner of the town of Plainfield along U.S. Route 2, 10 miles (16 km) east of Montpelier, the state capital, and 28 miles (45 km) west of St. Johnsbury. Goddard College is located just to the west of the CDP.

Plainfield is located on the Winooski River.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Plainfield CDP, Vermont". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 20, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Plainfield CDP, Vermont". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved September 20, 2012.