POLLUTION LOCATOR|Lead Hazards | Census Tract Report
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Census Tract 971200 in BENNINGTON County
 
 
  • Map Locating Lead Hazards

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  • Summary of Lead Hazards

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    Number of housing units with a high risk of lead hazards:300 units
    Percent of housing units with a high risk of lead hazards:12 %
    Housing units built before 1950:1500 units
    Housing units with low income:490 units
    Percent of housing units with low income:20 %
    Children under 5 living below poverty:130 children
    Percent of children under 5 below poverty:39 %

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