Johnson, Vermont is a town in Lamoille County, north of Hyde Park and east of Jeffersonville, Vermont. Johnson is home of Johnson State College, a part the Vermont State Colleges system. The Vermont Studio Center and The Deep Root Organic Cooperative are located in the village of Johnson, a part of the town.
Johnson, Vermont and a part of neighboring Cambridge, Vermont were together known as King's College Tract being created by a royal charter of British King George III in 1774. The King's College Tract was reserved for the eventual expansion of Kings College in New York, today's Columbia University.
Quick Facts About Johnson
Latitude / Longitude: 44.64 N / 72.68 W
Zip Code(s): 05656
Population (2000): 3,274
Elevation: 516 feet | Land Area: 45.1 sq miles
Town Clerk: 802-635-2611
Nearest Hospital: Copley Hospital (8.7 miles SE)
Nearest Major Airport: Burlington International Airport (35.8 miles SW)
Nearest Amtrak Station: Waterbury (27 miles S), Essex Junction (31.3 miles SW), St Albans (31.7 miles NW)
|Colleges/Universities: Johnson State College, Nearby: a branch of the University of Vermont (6.6 miles SE) and of the Community College of Vermont (7.8 miles SE)||
Top Employers: Johnson State College
Nearest Attractions: Smugglers' Notch Resort (13.9 miles W),
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