The opportunity for a paid relocation doesn’t come around often, but when it does, you might want to consider it! The state of Vermont is reportedly paying new residents to relocate there in an attempt to draw the attention of a younger crowd.
According to @foxnews, the state of Vermont is rolling out a New Vermont worker program in attempt to attract younger workers to the area! State officials plan to reimburse new residents up to $5,000 each year for two years for moving costs, and any costs needed to work remotely.
Vermont Facts and Trivia
- Vermont was the first state admitted to the Union after the ratification of the Constitution.
- With a population of fewer than nine thousand people, Montpelier, Vermont is the smallest state capital in the U.S.
- Montpelier, Vermont is the only U.S. state capital without a McDonalds.
- In ratio of cows to people, Vermont has the greatest number of dairy cows in the country.
- Montpelier, Is the largest producer of maple syrup in the U.S.
- Vermont’s largest employer isn’t Ben and Jerry’s, it’s IBM.
- Until recently, the only way a Vermonter could get a drivers license with their photo on it was to drive to Montpelier.
- Vermont was, at various times, claimed by both New Hampshire and New York.
- Until 1996, Vermont was the only state without a Wal-Mart.