Essex, Vermont 05451
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Essex and Essex Junction, Vermont are located just east of Vermont’s largest city of Burlington. The Town of Essex, which is inclusive of the Village of Essex Junction, is a modern urban community with a friendly rural character.
Essex is attractive to new businesses and residents because of its nationally recognized school system, its many parks, and recreational facilities, diverse shopping opportunities from the local general store to major national retailers, and as the home of the former IBM – one of the most advanced computer chip manufacturing plants in the US.
The Village of Essex Junction is a dynamic community known as “the Economic Engine of Vermont”. Essex Junction is the home of numerous businesses including the Champlain Valley Exposition, Inn at Essex (Essex Resort and Spa).
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Essex Junction is also known for its ‘village atmosphere,’ with neighborhoods residing in close proximity to schools, churches, employment, dining, shopping, and recreational activities. The Essex communities provide numerous facilities and services including shopping centers, museums, municipal pools, public libraries, an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, parks, indoor and outdoor skating rinks, cross country ski trails, fitness clubs, a municipal lake, bowling alley, and more. Once a great freight and passenger railroad center, Essex and Essex Junction, Vermont are now home to a number of wholesale merchants and manufacturers.
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Essex Town Offices: 802-879-0413
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