Westminster, Vermont, New England USA

About Westminster, Vermont

Windham County
Chartered: November 9, 1752 (New Hampshire Grant)
Area: 28,953 Acres = 45.24 Square Miles [ Size Rank: 63* ]
Coordinates (Geographic Center): N 43° 04′ W 72°27′
Altitude: 314 feet ASL
Population (US Census, 2010): 3,178 [ Population Rank: 52* ]
Population Density (persons per square mile): 70.2 [ Density Rank: 63* ]
Full Census Info: Town County State

*Area, Population and Density rankings refer to Westminster’s relative position among Vermont’s 255 civic entities (9 cities, 242 towns, 4 gores and grants). Complete rankings are here.

Although it is not certain, it seems likely that Benning Wentworth named this town in the Grants for Westminster, England, now part of London. In Wentworth’s time Westminster was a separate town, adjacent to Putney and Fulham (as Westminster, Vermont is near Putney and Dummerston, originally Fullum).

Activities & Points of Interest

Goings-on in and near Westminster
Calendar of Events provided by the Vermont Department of Tourism & Marketing.

Historical Society of Windham County

Westminster Historical Society

Contact Info

Emergency Services (Statewide): 911
Hospital: Rockingham Memorial Hospital (Bellows Falls) 802-463-3903

Town Clerk: Doreen Woodward PO Box 147 Westminster, VT 05158
802-722-4091
M-F 8:30-4; Sat by appt.

Churches, Ministries, Charitables

Congregational : First Congregational Church 802-722-4148
Nondenominational : Christian Family Circle Church 802-463-4448
United Church of Christ : United Church of Christ
United Church of Christ : United Church of Christ (Westminster West)

Schools

Windham Northeast Supervisory Union 802-463-9958
Compass School 802-463-2525
Westminster Community Schools 802-722-3241

Neighboring Towns

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”).

Rockingham

Athens

Westminster

New Hampshire

Brookline

Putney

Utilities

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).
    Electric Green Mountain Power 888-835-4672
    Telephone Fairpoint 866-984-2001
    Telephone Vermont Telephone Company 800-279-4049

Antique Junghans Mahogany? Westminster Chime Mantle Bracket Clock 1916 Gift picture

Antique Junghans Mahogany? Westminster Chime Mantle Bracket Clock 1916 Gift

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Grandmother's Clock with Westminster Chimes, Excellent Condition, Lovely Tone picture

Grandmother's Clock with Westminster Chimes, Excellent Condition, Lovely Tone

$300.00



Vintage 1930s Seth Thomas Electric Mantel Clock Westbury Westminster Chime  picture

Vintage 1930s Seth Thomas Electric Mantel Clock Westbury Westminster Chime

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Vintage 8 Day Walnut & Marquetry Inlaid Musical Westminster Regulator Wall Clock picture

Vintage 8 Day Walnut & Marquetry Inlaid Musical Westminster Regulator Wall Clock

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Seth Thomas Westminster Whittington Chime Mantel Clock,works great,vg picture

Seth Thomas Westminster Whittington Chime Mantel Clock,works great,vg

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Antique Ansonia No 2 Westminster Chime Clock 5 Rod Strike Tambour Style  picture

Antique Ansonia No 2 Westminster Chime Clock 5 Rod Strike Tambour Style

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Vintage Revere Westminster Chime Electric Wood Mantle Clock Mid Century Works picture

Vintage Revere Westminster Chime Electric Wood Mantle Clock Mid Century Works

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New Haven “Wells” Westminster Chime Mantel Table Shelf Clock picture

New Haven “Wells” Westminster Chime Mantel Table Shelf Clock

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Black Chiffon by Lesley Storm, Vintage Westminster Theatre Programme May 1949 picture

Black Chiffon by Lesley Storm, Vintage Westminster Theatre Programme May 1949

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Vintage HOWARD MILLER 612-735 Brass Westminster Musical Chime Carriage Clock picture

Vintage HOWARD MILLER 612-735 Brass Westminster Musical Chime Carriage Clock

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