Welcome to the Town of Essex, Vermont

Welcome to Essex, Vermont’s second most populous community.

Nestled between the Green Mountains and Lake Champlain, Essex (inclusive of the Village of Essex Junction) features a landscape both bucolic and urban. Safe, walkable, well-loved neighborhoods are surrounded by trail-laced open spaces. Residents work at a diverse array of local companies and global icons. Add one of the state’s most highly-respected school systems and an ever-burgeoning sense of community connection, and Essex is an ideal place to spend a lifetime – or even just an afternoon. 

If there’s something you can’t find on this website, please don’t hesitate to call or stop by the Municipal Building at 81 Main Street, Essex Jct.


This is the official site of the Town of Essex, Vermont