Vermont Franklin County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Franklin County, VT. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Vermont Franklin County.

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1. Library System ARVIN A. BROWN PUBLIC
88 Main ST., Richford, VT 05476
Phone Number: (802) 848-3313 Franklin 14,963 9,256

2. Central Library ARVIN A. BROWN PUBLIC
88 Main ST., Richford, VT 05476
Phone Number: (802) 848-3313 Franklin N/A N/A

3. Library System BENT NORTHRUP MEMORIAL
57 Park ST., Fairfield, VT 05455
Phone Number: (802) 827-6639 Franklin 7,307 2,236

4. Central Library BENT NORTHRUP MEMORIAL
57 Park ST., Fairfield, VT 05455
Phone Number: (802) 827-6639 Franklin N/A N/A

5. Central Library ENOSBURG PUBLIC
241 Main ST., Enosburg Falls, VT 05450
Phone Number: (802) 933-2328 Franklin N/A N/A

6. Library System ENOSBURG PUBLIC
241 Main ST., Enosburg Falls, VT 05450
Phone Number: (802) 933-2328 Franklin 22,154 15,841

7. Library System FAIRFAX COMMUNITY
75 Hunt ST., Fairfax, VT 05454
Phone Number: (802) 849-2420 Franklin 57,026 66,020

8. Central Library FAIRFAX COMMUNITY
75 Hunt ST., Fairfax, VT 05454
Phone Number: (802) 849-6607 Franklin N/A N/A

9. Library System FRANKLIN-GRAND ISLE BOOKMOBILE
20 Houghton ST., STE. 109, ST. Albans, VT 05478
Phone Number: (802) 527-5426 Franklin 8,509 3,276

10. Bookmobile FRANKLIN-GRAND ISLE BOOKMOBILE
20 Houghton ST., STE. 109, ST. Albans, VT 05478
Phone Number: (802) 527-5426 Franklin N/A N/A

11. Central Library GEORGIA PUBLIC
1697 Ethan Allen Hwy, Fairfax, VT 05454
Phone Number: (802) 524-4643 Franklin N/A N/A

12. Library System GEORGIA PUBLIC
1697 Ethan Allen Hwy, Fairfax, VT 05454
Phone Number: (802) 524-4643 Franklin 20,258 9,994

13. Library System H. F. BRIGHAM FREE
104 Main ST., Bakersfield, VT 05441
Phone Number: (802) 827-4414 Franklin 5,226 2,912

14. Central Library H. F. BRIGHAM FREE PUBLIC
104 Main ST., Bakersfield, VT 05441
Phone Number: (802) 827-4414 Franklin N/A N/A

15. Central Library HASTON
5167 Main ST., Franklin, VT 05457
Phone Number: (802) 285-6505 Franklin N/A N/A

16. Library System HASTON
5167 Main ST., Franklin, VT 05457
Phone Number: (802) 285-6505 Franklin 7,246 4,245

17. Library System HIGHGATE PUBLIC
17 Mill Hill, Highgate, VT 05459
Phone Number: (802) 868-3970 Franklin 3,415 5,150

18. Central Library HIGHGATE PUBLIC
17 Mill Hill, Highgate Center, VT 05459
Phone Number: (802) 868-3970 Franklin N/A N/A

19. Central Library MONTGOMERY TOWN
86 Mountain RD., Montgomery Center, VT 05470
Phone Number: (802) 326-3113 Franklin N/A N/A

20. Library System MONTGOMERY TOWN
86 Mountain RD., Montgomery Center, VT 05471
Phone Number: (802) 326-3113 Franklin 4,022 3,232

21. Library System SHELDON PUBLIC
1640 Main ST., Sheldon, VT 05483
Phone Number: (802) 933-2616 Franklin 2,327 1,144

22. Central Library SHELDON PUBLIC
1640 Main ST., Sheldon, VT 05483
Phone Number: (802) 933-2616 Franklin N/A N/A

23. Central Library ST. ALBANS FREE
11 Maiden Lane, ST. Albans, VT 05478
Phone Number: (802) 524-1507 Franklin N/A N/A

24. Library System ST. ALBANS FREE
11 Maiden Lane, ST. Albans, VT 05478
Phone Number: (802) 524-1507 Franklin 72,782 81,434

25. Library System SWANTON PUBLIC
1 First ST., Swanton, VT 05488
Phone Number: (802) 868-7656 Franklin 10,122 13,208

26. Central Library SWANTON PUBLIC
1 First ST., Swanton, VT 05488
Phone Number: (802) 868-7656 Franklin N/A N/A

Overview of Franklin County, Vermont

Franklin County is a county located in the state of Vermont. As of 2000, the population is 45,417. Its county seat is St. Albans.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,792 km² (692 mi²). 1,650 km² (637 mi²) of it is land and 142 km² (55 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 7.94% water.

Adjacent Counties

  • Orleans County, Vermont- east
  • Lamoille County, Vermont- southeast
  • Chittenden County, Vermont- southwest
  • Grand Isle County, Vermont- west
  • Brome-Missisquoi Regional County Municipality, Quebec- north

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 45,417 people, 16,765 households, and 12,188 families residing in the county. The population density is 28/km² (71/mi²). There are 19,191 housing units at an average density of 12/km² (30/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 96.06% White, 0.30% Black or African American, 1.51% Native American, 0.26% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 1.64% from two or more races. 0.59% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 16,765 households out of which 37.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.40% are married couples living together, 9.90% have a female householder with no husband present, and 27.30% are non-families. 20.60% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.40% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.67 and the average family size is 3.08.

In the county, the population is spread out with 28.10% under the age of 18, 7.00% from 18 to 24, 31.40% from 25 to 44, 22.50% from 45 to 64, and 11.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 98.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.90 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $41,659, and the median income for a family is $46,733. Males have a median income of $32,009 versus $24,078 for females. The per capita income for the county is $17,816. 9.00% of the population and 7.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 10.40% of those under the age of 18 and 10.30% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities, towns, and villages*

  • Bakersfield
  • Berkshire
  • Enosburg
    • Enosburg Falls (a village of Enosburg)
  • Fairfax
  • Fairfield
  • Fletcher
  • Franklin
  • Georgia
  • Highgate
  • Montgomery
  • Richford
  • Sheldon
  • Albans
  • Swanton