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About Cambridge, Vermont
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Lamoille County
Including: Jeffersonville
Chartered: August 30, 1781 (Vermont Charter)
Area: 40,626 Acres = 63.48 Square Miles [ Size Rank: 6* ]
Coordinates (Geographic Center): N 44° 38' W 72°58'
Altitude: 454 feet ASL
Population (US Census, 2010): 3,659 [ Population Rank: 53* ]
Population Density (persons per square mile): 57.6 [ Density Rank: 88* ]
Full Census Info: Town
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*Area, Population and Density rankings refer to Cambridge's relative position among Vermont's 255 civic entities (9 cities, 242 towns, 4 gores and grants). Complete rankings are here.

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Listed among the grantees are several considered to be the founding fathers of Vermont, including Samuel Robinson, Jonas Fay and Tom Chittenden. The strong feelings Vermonters had for the Revolution and the fact that many of the grantees originated in Massachussetts suggests that the town's name was chosen to commemorate the site of an early encounter between American and British troops.

See also Jeffersonville.

Material excerpted or adapted from Esther Munroe Swift's
Vermont Place-Names: Footprints of History
with the author's permission

Activities & Points of Interest
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Goings-on in and near Cambridge
Calendar of Events provided by the Vermont Department of Tourism & Marketing.

Byden Valley Winery Tours & Tasting

Cambridge Historical Society

Covered Bridges (With Google Maps and satellite images):
Cambridge Junction      Gates Farm      Scott     
Click Here for a map of all bridges in Lamoille County.

Contact Info
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Emergency Services (Statewide): 911
Hospital: Copley Hospital (Morrisville) 802-888-4231
Town Clerk:  Jane Porter PO Box 143 Jeffersonville, VT 05464
 802-644-2251
 M-F 8-4

Churches, Ministries, Charitables
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Roman Catholic : St. Mary
United Church of Christ : United Church of Christ (Jeffersonville)

Schools
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Franklin West Supervisory Union 802-849-2283
Lamoille North Supervisory Union 802-888-3142
Cambridge Elementary School 802-644-8821

Neighboring Towns
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This is a basic geographic reference, intended to show relative location of adjacent towns. Directional accuracy is limited to 16 compass points. There isn't even the slightest suggestion that one can necessarily travel directly from one town to the next (as in "You can't get there from here").

Fletcher Waterville
Fairfax Cambridge
Johnson
Westford
Underhill Stowe

Places To Eat
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Three Mountain Lodge

Utilities
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Notes about utilities:

  • One electric or phone company indicates that company serves the entire town. More than one of either indicates each serves different areas of town.
  • A listed cable company MIGHT mean the entire town is covered, but not necessarily. More than one listed indicates each serves different areas of town.
  • Unless your area is one served by Vermont's only gas utility, your only option is bottled gas (any dealer).
    Cable Jeffersonville Cable TV 802-644-5016
    Electric Green Mountain Power 888-835-4672
    Electric Vermont Electric Co-op 800-832-2667
    Telephone Fairpoint 866-984-2001

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