The population was 1,731 at the 2010 U.S. The racial makeup of the town was 97.69% White, 0.35% African American, 0.58% Native American, 0.23% Asian, and 1.16% from two or more races. Middlesex Center is, as the name suggests, in the near center of the town situated northwest of the Great Brook and Brook Road. Vital Records [edit | edit source] FamilySearch … Buildings and structures in Middlesex, Vermont‎ (1 P) P People from Middlesex, Vermont‎ (6 P) Pages in category "Middlesex, Vermont" The following 4 pages are in this category, out of 4 total. The town takes its boundaries from Waterbury, incorporated the previous day, and Worcester, which received its grant the same day as Middlesex. Off Portal Road and Bolduc Road is Tangletown Road, which takes its name from an area of town nicknamed Tangletown because the woods there are so thick and so alike that settlers reported getting "tangled up" (lost) in the area. Check out the Backroads Bicycle/Automobile Tour of Middlesex, Vermont or get the PDF version. Following the end of World War II, the town slowly transitioned to becoming a place to live for people who worked elsewhere, mostly in Montpelier. The median income for a household in the town was $51,765, and the median income for a family was $58,527. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks. Check out the Backroads Bicycle/Automobile Tour of Middlesex, Vermont or get the PDF version. The population was 1,731 at the 2010 U.S. Census. Talk:Middlesex, Vermont. Contact one of the officers for more information. The Wrightsville Dam and State Park is located here on the Montpelier town line. The Middlesex Historical Society generally meets on the third Wednesdays of January, May, and September at 7:00 PM at the Middlesex Town Hall (downstairs). The Middlesex Historical Society generally meets on the third Wednesdays of January, May, and September at 7:00 PM at the Middlesex Town Hall (downstairs). Seth Putnam was elected first town clerk in 1790; brothers Isaac and Jacob Putnam were elected town surveyors. Now a new and improved second edition of the town history is hot off the presses. Location in Washington County and the state of Vermont, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Middlesex town, Washington County, Vermont", "Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2018", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Middlesex,_Vermont&oldid=971501120, Short description is different from Wikidata, Articles needing additional references from May 2010, All articles needing additional references, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz area identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 6 August 2020, at 14:43. The Wrightsville Dam, built by the Civilian Conservation Corps 1933-35 in response to the 1927 flood, caused that settlement to be disbanded. Check this website and local newspapers for specific dates. Males had a median income of $37,083 versus $30,147 for females. Middlesex in the making: history and memories of a small Vermont town, Sarah Seidman; Patricia Wiley; Middlesex Historical Society (2006) - find this book in a library. The source of the town's name is uncertain but it is supposed Wentworth, or a staff member, chose the name for its location between Waterbury and Worcester. Shady Rill is rolling, mostly lowland where three brooks-Herrick, Martins, and Patterson, each named for a local family, converge with the North Branch which runs south to Wrightsville and Montpelier. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.40% of the population. Use the Middlesex History Book link to learn more and to find out how to order a copy. As shown in the pages of this website, Middlesex has many opportunities for democratic participation, neighborly communications, volunteerism, business connections, and more. List; Gallery; Map; 25 Sort By. Middlesex, VT 80 Tangletown Road. Home; About Middlesex; Events Calendar; Documents & Forms; Meeting Minutes/Agendas; Contact Us ; About “What’s Next Middlesex?” Permits/Ordinances/Zoning; 2019 Town Plan & App. Additional special programs and events are currently being planned — historical talks with guest lecturers, photo sharing nights, musical events. However, the vast majority of the book focuses almost solely on the Village of Waterbury and not the town as a whole. For every 100 females, there were 95.8 males. The village of Putnamville is located along the town's eastern border along the North Branch River. The Historical Society would like to get a copy. Worcester, which was granted on the same day as Middlesex, took its boundaries from Middlesex. A waterfall there once powered grist and saw mills. Middlesex is a town in Washington County, Vermont, United States. Another possibility would be that Wentworth chose Middlesex to seek favor f… The Town of Middlesex, Vermont, is seeking a qualified candidate for the full-time position of Highway General Foreman. The first complete history of the Town of Middlesex, Vermont, Middlesex in the Making, co-authored by Middlesex Historical Society President Patty Wiley and VP/Secretary Sarah Seidman, was published in March, 2006, and all 500 copies sold out within three months. The town of Middlesex was granted by royal charter on June 8, 1763, by New Hampshire colonial governor Benning Wentworth. Middlesex Village obtained a post office in 1821 (that office closed in 1966). Brief History. Wrightsville, just south of Putnamville, was once a sizable settlement with nearly 30 built structures, and several mills.