About This Place
Danville is a town in Caledonia County, Vermont, United States. It was named for the 18th-century French cartographer Jean-Baptiste Bourguignon d'Anville. The population was 2,211 at the 2000 census.
A robber in West Danville made national news in 2008 when he apologized for robbing a convenience store and obediently left a roll of one-dollar bills to allow the store to open up the next morning.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 61.2 square miles (158.4 km2), of which, 60.9 square miles (157.7 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.7 km2) of it (0.46%) is water.