About This Place
Manchester Center is a census-designated place (CDP) in the town of Manchester in Bennington County, Vermont, United States. Located at and around the intersections of Vermont Routes 11 and 30 and Historic Vermont Route 7A, it is known for its outlet shopping and upscale boutiques. The population was 2,065 at the 2000 census.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 11.8 km² (4.6 mi²). 11.7 km² (4.5 mi²) of it is land and 0.1 km² (0.04 mi²) of it (0.44%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 2,065 people, 912 households, and 534 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 176.0/km² (455.6/mi²). There were 1,158 housing units at an average density of 98.7/km² (255.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.72% White, 0.24% African American, 0.34% Native American, 0.19% Asian, 0.58% from other races, and 0.92% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.60% of the population.