Explore Washington County Vermont
About Washington County
Located in the center part of the state, Washington County is well known for its tourism, taste, history, agricultural communities, granite… and its politics! Major employers and some of the most popular brands to Vermont, are major employers in Washington County including The Ben & Jerry’s Factory in Waterbury, Cabot Cheese in Cabot, and Rock of Ages in Barre. Montpelier is home to our State Capital as well as the many state offices that provide Vermonters services. Health care in the region is provided by the Central Vermont Medical Center providing 24 hours emergency care and a full spectrum of services for both Inpatients and Outpatients. Interstate 89 runs through Washington County making the region accessible to points north and south. Amtrak’s Vermonter also runs daily through Montpelier.